Photographs from a small group of islands
Jun 04 2018 12 Comments
6/4/2018 at 1:09 pm
This is a very cool shot. Great framing with the reflection. I like how her face isn’t seen in the mirror. It’s kinda creepy……. 🙂
6/4/2018 at 9:03 pm
Thanks. To be honest, the mirror was my main aim, then it was a matter of hoping I’d get someone interesting reflected in it, and in the shot. Thankfully I did. And like you say, in several ways too. Lovely when things work out that way!
6/4/2018 at 4:02 pm
I like this. It has a lot of atmosphere. I have to ask. Did she say anything to you?
6/4/2018 at 9:04 pm
Thank you. Very pleased with the result. She didn’t, no. It was just the briefest of looks, and that was it.
6/4/2018 at 4:33 pm
Very nice shot! Looks like a shot from a Japanese horror movie, you know something will happen when she gets closer but it is still unclear what… Creepy! 🙂
6/4/2018 at 9:08 pm
Cheers! Really pleased with this one. Great to hear it creates such feelings too, as they definitely weren’t what I planned, or even hoped for.
6/4/2018 at 8:08 pm
Great photograph. Quite a unique setting, and lends itself well to the black and white treatment – as does the subject.
I imagine that somewhere at the bottom of those stairs is this sign… https://tinyurl.com/ycahm2hj
6/4/2018 at 9:15 pm
Thank you. Yeah, it really is. I’d found it by accident a while ago, but it was really busy at the time, so went back in the hope of getting something — and ideally someone — interesting. And yes, black and white definitley seemed to work best. Much more impact all round.
Haha, that’s funny. Also would have been very true!
6/4/2018 at 8:29 pm
I really like the ‘sandaru o fukumu’ reflection
6/4/2018 at 9:18 pm
Cheers. Like I mentioned above, the reflection was what I built the photo round. Something that attracted me to the location. So very good to hear it played a big part.
JR Fryer says
8/23/2018 at 10:31 am
Inspiring shot. The use of black & white makes this all the more powerful.
8/23/2018 at 5:47 pm
Thank you very much. Must admit, monochrome wasn’t my initial plan, but after getting the shot, it was obvious that was the way to go.
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *