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straydog
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PostSat Oct 25, 2008 10:31 am 
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Early morning on Mt. Rainier
Early morning on Mt. Rainier

I think there are times when color can distract from the subject. I think someone pointed out that BW can enhance contrast as well.

This is one that I thought looked better in BW than in color:

Cascades BW
Cascades BW
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PostSat Oct 25, 2008 11:33 am 
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Here's a study I did in B/W with an InfraRed equivalent (photo was converted to InfraRed equivalent in Lightroom, not true InfraRed  frown.gif )
Original Color
Original Color
InfraRed
InfraRed
Black & White
Black & White
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PostFri Oct 31, 2008 9:03 am 
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Taken Off 2, 11.3.08.
Taken Off 2, 11.3.08.
Co-Pilot #287, 10.28.08.
Co-Pilot #287, 10.28.08.
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PostSun Nov 09, 2008 6:36 am 
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PostSun Nov 09, 2008 10:45 am 
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A victim and the culprit
A victim and the culprit

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PostSun Nov 09, 2008 2:30 pm 
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Fantastic photo, Jim! The layers of clouds really make the shot - quite lovely.

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PostWed Nov 12, 2008 12:29 pm 
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Sore, is #2 a recent shot of Snoqualmie falls? Very nice.
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PostWed Nov 12, 2008 1:08 pm 
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Jim Dockery wrote:
Sore, is #2 a recent shot of Snoqualmie falls? Very nice.

Actually that was taken last year.

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PostTue Dec 16, 2008 8:54 pm 
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The images below were taken near a waterfall, my guess is the mist built up on the chain link fence and created this most interesting pattern.

B&W Iced Chain Link Fence 2, 12.16.08.
B&W Iced Chain Link Fence 2, 12.16.08.
B&W Iced Links, 12.16.08.
B&W Iced Links, 12.16.08.
B&W Ice On A Fence, 12.16.08.
B&W Ice On A Fence, 12.16.08.
B&W Iced Chain Link Fence, 12.16.08.
B&W Iced Chain Link Fence, 12.16.08.
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PostTue Dec 16, 2008 9:30 pm 
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up.gif  up.gif everyone

gil.....is that 'christ the redeemer' in rio?  if so, it sure was cool to have a webcam at the ticket booth so one can decide to go or not especially if it's foggy at the summit.  i was there in 2003....

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PostTue Dec 16, 2008 11:03 pm 
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naturealbeing wrote:

B&W Iced Chain Link Fence, 12.16.08.
B&W Iced Chain Link Fence, 12.16.08.

My favorite - I love patterns!

OK, here's a recent one from the coast - also (kind of) playing with patterns:
Second Beach, 12/11/08
Second Beach, 12/11/08

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PostThu Dec 18, 2008 6:51 pm 
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sorefeet --- NICE!! i love  up.gif

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PostFri Dec 19, 2008 12:52 pm 
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PostFri Dec 19, 2008 1:43 pm 
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winter light
winter light
Evening Clouds
Evening Clouds

though i cheated and didn't edit for bw -- i need to go look for some that may lend to it

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