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The former textile capital of the World

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by chromatin64, Aug 2, 2012.

  1. chromatin64

    chromatin64 SC Veteran

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    Apr 26, 2011
    A Leekist in York, UK
    Bradford, West Yorkshire. Once immensely wealthy. Now unfortunately suffering from the economic decline although its demise predates that. Some lovely buildings around though.
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    The splendidly Gothic Town Hall
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    bradford town hall by Multiple fragments of tissue, on Flickr
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    And the old Alhambra Theatre

    bradford alhambra by Multiple fragments of tissue, on Flickr
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    Both are shot on the Panny G2 with the Oly 9-18. Then played around with the single shot exposures and run them through Photomatix. I like 'em but I guess others will feel that their eyes are bleeding. Chacun à son goût.
     
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  2. KillRamsey

    KillRamsey SC Hall of Famer

    Jun 20, 2012
    Cambridge, MA
    Kyle
    Beautifully framed and shot to be sure, but yes that's a pretty heavy editing hand. They're almost paintings now! Still, such great subject material, that's really interesting to see.
     
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  3. christilou

    christilou SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
    I rather like them, I think the processing adds to the definition of the architectural merits, so there:rolleyes:
     
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  4. elsie350

    elsie350 SC Regular

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    Apr 7, 2012
    I like them a lot, great processing
     
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