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Ocean Beach Amusement Park, South Shields

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 7 April 2010 in Sport & Recreation and Portfolio.

One of a number of overhead views of the Ocean Beach Amusement Park at the sea front in South Shields that I managed to capture with the cooperation of the park's operators. Thanks guys!

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Julie from United States

Awesome job on the colors and those clouds are just stunning!

7 Apr 2010 5:03am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Just gorgeous. I love the lightness from the early light.

7 Apr 2010 5:12am

MK from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

wonderful, colorful sight. brings back joyous memories

7 Apr 2010 6:01am

NaDu from Köln, Germany

Super hdr and big color saturation - apt to the theme of funfair. This one will surely win by increase in size.

7 Apr 2010 6:07am

@NaDu: This is a straight forward shot, no HDR. If it isn't carrying the HDR tag......

Yvonne Simons from Tilburg, Netherlands

This is great, beautiful colors and a fantastic sky!

7 Apr 2010 6:13am

PascalXLD from Rennes, France

Il n'y a pas grand monde le bon moment pour faire des photos

Bonne journée

7 Apr 2010 6:14am

Sonia Nansid from Stockholm, Sweden

Stunningly beautiful! The clouds and the street going to the same direction... and as a bonus Ive found an Elvis in the pic!

7 Apr 2010 7:31am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Very nice point of view.. lovely colours..

7 Apr 2010 8:49am

Steve from Atlanta, United States

Brilliant colors and I like the perspective as well...a great photograph!

7 Apr 2010 9:03am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Lovely light Curly. Where are you? Big wheel, roller coaster?

7 Apr 2010 9:26am

@grouser: Helter Skelter (now there's a good Beatles song).

keith from killarney, Ireland

love the colours curly, the expectation of the summer approaching is all over the image

7 Apr 2010 9:28am

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

The colours make it like a dream-sequence (or nightmare). Excellent.

7 Apr 2010 9:35am

Julie Brown from Indianapolis, United States

The bright colors in the foreground really light up this scene!

7 Apr 2010 10:12am

Charles B. from Mably, France

Joli et coloré, bravo ! Dans quel manège étais-tu pour prendre cette vue en hauteur ?

7 Apr 2010 10:51am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

What a wonderful riot of colours! Well done Curly! ;-)

7 Apr 2010 11:49am

Amanda from Jersey City, United States

Another wonderful and colorful image! The pirate ship ride has always been one of my favorites. :)

7 Apr 2010 1:14pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

cool perspective and lovely vivid colors, looks like a fun amusement park

7 Apr 2010 1:29pm

danou-yepa from France

a great shot , colors and details wonderful excellent light .

7 Apr 2010 2:45pm

metti from shiraz, Iran

very amazing shot...

7 Apr 2010 3:10pm

Dawn from Maryland, United States

Nice POV and love the colors!! Great shot!

7 Apr 2010 4:31pm

Beat from Switzerland

very colorfull photo..it's a real wallhanger

7 Apr 2010 4:50pm

Sugata from Newark, United States

Lovely colours! I can feel the warmth!

7 Apr 2010 6:17pm

Nilla from Östergötland, Sweden

Very well done today! I like the background, almost as much as the carnival.

7 Apr 2010 6:28pm

Graham Russon from Cape Town, South Africa

Nice shot, like the processing and colours

7 Apr 2010 7:14pm

Laur from Clermont-Ferrand, France

C'est une belle palette de couleurs !

7 Apr 2010 7:56pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful colors, shapes and perspective that you have captured here! Good job on the processing.

7 Apr 2010 9:21pm

Sandy Weston from United States

Curly...This color is amazing....such a lively and action filled shot!

7 Apr 2010 9:39pm

Roger from Bronx, United States

I am extremely impressed that you were able to have good lighting of both the sky and the foreground in a single shot. Awesome!

7 Apr 2010 10:01pm

LoulouPix from New York, United States

Really nice colors and interesting pov.
I like it.

7 Apr 2010 10:14pm

Paul from summerside, Canada

Great shot

7 Apr 2010 10:25pm

Photographs by M.E. from Pacific Grove, United States

The colors are enjoyable!!!

7 Apr 2010 11:39pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Great work - the colours are superb.

8 Apr 2010 12:42am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Fantastic!!! i love it! Great colours and detail. The POV is superb.

8 Apr 2010 1:02am

Martin from North Platte, United States

Really beautiful Colorful scene you have here, I really like the vantage point you picked, and those beautiful clouds in thre back, really well done

8 Apr 2010 1:13am

Seraphine from San Francisco, United States

whoa! i fell into the colors.
the sky looks like a competely different world.

8 Apr 2010 4:18am

boeddhamum from Rotterdam, Netherlands

wow; what a beautiful light and what a nice place!

8 Apr 2010 9:31am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Great pic!

8 Apr 2010 3:52pm

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld(old West wales boy), Germany

great colours and a top sky !!

8 Apr 2010 6:10pm

Self-Indulgence from Chicagoland, United States

It's wonderful they cooperated with you! This is a great, fun colored photo!

8 Apr 2010 6:50pm

Anne from Singapore, Singapore

Very colourful and fun photo...I love it !

9 Apr 2010 11:02am

Mayukh from Bangalore, India

beautiful colors. excellent capture.

9 Apr 2010 4:46pm

PATRICK from miramas, France

wow splendid 5*********

11 Apr 2010 5:51am

Karthik from Chennai, India

Excellent composition!! Love the colors!

11 Apr 2010 1:46pm

drphoto from Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

My you've posted a lot since I was last here! I love the sky in this one.


12 Apr 2010 2:53am

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Wonderful shot and scene..absolutely beautiful..colors,details ..lots going on here..

12 Apr 2010 3:33am

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

wow, how lucky were you, to be able to get overheads!!!! Pays to talk nice to people, doesn't it???

12 Apr 2010 7:59pm

1/350 second
ISO 200
27 mm (35mm equiv.)