Posted by grant (kansas city, United States) on 2 April 2009 in Business & Industry and Portfolio.
Kansas City, Missouri
Beautiful BW special atmosphere
2 Apr 2009 5:05am
Grant, this is marvellous. The perspective from right to left diminishing. The angled shapes add so much here. And those shadows are so "open" next to the light. balanced so pleasingly as always.
2 Apr 2009 5:06am
I like the warm tones of this black and white
Great row of structures. The architecture reminds me of some in Arkansas.
2 Apr 2009 5:07am
Hi Grant, this one its impressive, so isolated and mysterious, love the mood! Greetings from MC.
2 Apr 2009 6:15am
@Carraol: thanks carraol!
I love the triangular shadow and the play of all the rectangles. The faded writing too - it almost looks like a shadow, a memory of what it used to be. It has the feeling of a monument from a lost culture, I think because of the white tones and lighting- it reminds me of black and white photographs of the pyramids. How odd!
2 Apr 2009 6:39am
Joli ton N&B.
2 Apr 2009 7:03am
What a wonderful jumble of geometry at play here. The dumpster is a masterful touch.
2 Apr 2009 7:36am
it seems people leaves this area forever, great atmosphere!
2 Apr 2009 8:21am
I like the way the shadow breaks up the straight lines. Well done.
2 Apr 2009 12:53pm
I see no signs of spring at this place – nice irony Grant! And there is something very exact and yet tentative (because it is fleeting) about the meeting of the shadow and the corner of the window. The cube like buildings don’t quite fit with the tower like structure with bricked in windows and false looking wall, both of which seem to be from another, more lavish time. I like the incongruous feeling of the scene in combination with the clarity of a strong mid day sun and light. Terrific as usual…
2 Apr 2009 2:14pm
Well found photograph! Lots of shapes on display here. Another visual treat.
2 Apr 2009 3:31pm
I like your selection today for the range of blacks and whites that it offers. Fine viewpoint and resultant
composition. Your usual, and excellent black and white work, complete the image.
2 Apr 2009 3:55pm
I love the way the light bounces around this image, the TMax has amazing quality in both the highlights & shadows, superb image Grant.
2 Apr 2009 4:08pm
I love the multiple levels, colors, and textures in this building. Nicely done.
2 Apr 2009 5:13pm
Well seen and, as always, beautifully presented.
2 Apr 2009 5:57pm
i wish it could be spring indeed !!!
nice play of different volumes .
2 Apr 2009 8:48pm
The brickwork is well defined, even along the floor by the container, and although the shadow seems to be quite light, the daylight is harsh by comparison. Super.
2 Apr 2009 11:36pm
and isn't it lovely, spring in america?
3 Apr 2009 1:07am
The pole on the left closes the open-form nicely. Unexpected surprise.
3 Apr 2009 1:29am
Ah-ha, hidden behind a fortress is the spring store. Cool find.
3 Apr 2009 8:21am
a sad image in contrast with the spring label - very clever
3 Apr 2009 5:12pm
Squares everywhere! Excellent composition.
3 Apr 2009 11:21pm
Impressive and desolate structures. Seems the scenery of a gangsters film.
Nice volumes out of these B&W tones, fine one !
4 Apr 2009 4:52pm
another beautiful capture
5 Apr 2009 9:15pm
Oh this is great, what a building, very well captured grant.
5 Apr 2009 11:32pm
love this one. especially the shapes of the shadows.
6 Apr 2009 10:35pm
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