Trickling Tap

by tommyt

Trying out a recently purchased SMC PENTAX-A 50mm 1.7 m lens ( e-bay) , showing a heavily lagged water pipe with trickling tap.
Uploaded03/03/2015 - 14:43
CategoryBlack & White
Shutter Speed15 sec
Aperturef/11
LensN/A
ISO100
Focal LengthN/A
Views/Likes59/0

bwlchmawr
Posted 03/03/2015 - 18:48 Link
An excellent first use of this super lens.
Best wishes,

Andrew

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alfpics
Posted 03/03/2015 - 22:01 Link
bwlchmawr wrote:
An excellent first use of this super lens.

Agreed! Textures and a mono conversion work well here!
Andy
autumnlight
Posted 04/03/2015 - 00:46 Link
Smashing gritty image
Wildwood512
Posted 04/03/2015 - 05:59 Link
All of the above...a superb image!
Cheers...Donna 😊
drobbia
Posted 04/03/2015 - 07:37 Link
Poweful Pov - my personal lens (50mm) of chice, rarely disappoints, and this is the antihesis - have fun - nicely seen trickle, a treat. top shelf - t
"It's not what you look at that's important, it's what you see" - Thoreau
Quote:

Edited by drobbia: 04/03/2015 - 07:39
RussV
Posted 04/03/2015 - 10:50 Link
A good B&W conversion.
Posted 05/03/2015 - 10:58 Link
autumnlight wrote:
Smashing gritty image

Lovely mixture of hope and decay...

Best
tommyt
Posted 05/03/2015 - 23:50 Link
Thank you everybody for your kind comments received on a super vintage lens...Best Regards..tommyt.
johnriley
Posted 06/03/2015 - 09:28 Link
This is the sort of image that shows the finest qualities of black and white photography - contrasty, gritty and with superb tonal range and lighting.
Best regards, John
tommyt
Posted 06/03/2015 - 20:28 Link
Thanks very much John , your comments are much appreciated..Kind Regards..tommyt.
pauljay
Posted 09/03/2015 - 11:27 Link
Just the right degree of contrast - love it!
Paul.

Photography is not a sport. It has no rules. Everything must be dared and tried! (Bill Brandt)
PPG
tommyt
Posted 11/03/2015 - 11:49 Link
Thanks for your kind comments Paul..Best Regards..tommyt.

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