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World famous ice cream

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 17 April 2010 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

These images are part of a collection submitted for an exhibition to be held in The Customs House in South Shields in September. They were all taken in the South Marine Park during an event entitled "48 Hours", which encouraged South Shields people to enjoy the recently refurbished park on the sea front.

Minchella's world famous gold medal winning ice creams have always been a treat on a sunny day, worth queuing for.

PENTAX K100D 1/500 second F/3.5 ISO 200 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

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PATRICK from miramas, France

very great capture and process

17 Apr 2010 5:22am

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom

hiya Curley! like the shot and good luck!!:)

17 Apr 2010 5:44am

pascal from bollene, France

I like this picture......une jolie scène de vie.....bye bye

17 Apr 2010 5:54am

Sonia Nansid from Stockholm, Sweden

This is a happy shot! I especially like the marks of the sand on the ground showing the movement of those who have been there at another time and are no longer in the picture.

17 Apr 2010 6:11am

@Sonia Nansid: Oddly it isn't sand, it's tarmac. I think the marks are left from a previous treatment with a pressure washer, they are barely visible to the naked eye but this plug in is great at enhancing the micro detailing.

adele27 from tonekabon, Iran

i love this kind of editing. it's great

17 Apr 2010 6:20am

keith from killarney, Ireland

this wants to make me be a kid again, great shot Curly

17 Apr 2010 7:50am

Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Thanks for the explanation trolley always interesting and thanks for a good sight to behold with attention! The procedure you use to edit is always excellent and amazing! Unmistakable your look and your style of photos Curly!

17 Apr 2010 8:21am

Hoda from Yazd, Iran

very great capture

17 Apr 2010 8:33am

Scott Rippee from Fresno, United States

Very classic theme captured here. Processing works well with it.

17 Apr 2010 8:39am

CM Kwan from NT, Hong Kong

This is a very nice picture with amazing tone!

17 Apr 2010 9:16am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

An interesting series Curly. Strong graphic and textural treatment. A book illustration kind of feel to them.

17 Apr 2010 9:21am

Charles B. from Mably, France

Une jolie scène ordinaire et banale, transcendée par le traitement.

17 Apr 2010 10:32am

Wenche from Oslo, Norway

What can I say.......; COOL! 8-)

17 Apr 2010 10:59am

David from Milnathort, United Kingdom

I think the effect is great but I have no idea how you create it.

17 Apr 2010 1:14pm

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

This is a really good image, Curly - but one element just pulls me in - the girl holding hands with her boyfriend, while her other hand is busy at the end of her arm, holding a mobile phone to the ear between them. The boyfriend is talking to another friend - oblivious to her distractions - - - it just seems so Twenty-ten. And all of this is set against a scene that is so traditional. An ironic capture I'd suggest.

17 Apr 2010 2:39pm

Julie from Easton, United States

The detail is really nice on this shot!

17 Apr 2010 2:59pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Another beauty Graham....the more I look at your recent images, the more I want Lucis........gotta start saving pennies.......

17 Apr 2010 3:20pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Fantastic process!! Cool!

17 Apr 2010 5:53pm

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

A 99 for me please. Great processing once more.

17 Apr 2010 6:15pm

Patricia (✿◠‿◠)❤ from Belgium

Wow wonderful

17 Apr 2010 6:34pm

Sandy Weston from Madison, Maine, United States

Very cool capture ...young love....:)

17 Apr 2010 7:38pm

tede from Aubenas 07, France

An image that makes me greedy for an ice cream!! Super treatment. Good evening.

17 Apr 2010 8:24pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful scene . I would like to try some.

17 Apr 2010 9:57pm

Amanda from Jersey City, United States

I love this scene--a reminder that everyone loves ice cream no matter what age!

17 Apr 2010 11:22pm

Liquidspace images/Daryl Seyforth © 2010 from London, United Kingdom

Hi Curly,
I'm a fan of HDR, really like this, love the 3-Dimensional quality. Great series.

Regards

Daryl

17 Apr 2010 11:28pm

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Oeee.... I love ice-cream! Superb shot! Great tones and processing. I like the composition a lot. Good luck with the exhibition.

18 Apr 2010 1:59am

mirela from brighton, United States

SPLENDID!

18 Apr 2010 4:19am

Tomix from landerneau, France

beautiful scenery!

18 Apr 2010 8:01pm

Christian from Stockholm, Sweden

A charming scene...
I like this picture.

20 Apr 2010 7:48am

jhcibils from Berlin, Germany

I like this scene!

20 Apr 2010 10:44pm

arash from tehran, Iran

sorry do you work on its colors by photoshop??

21 Apr 2010 5:47am

@arash: No, the colours are pretty much untouched, this Photoshop plug in works mainly on the curves and micro details.

Marie from FRESNES, France

joli post traitement.

21 Apr 2010 12:24pm

sohrab from United States

Super sharp! nice job!

28 Apr 2010 10:02pm

PENTAX K100D
1/500 second
F/3.5
ISO 200
27 mm (35mm equiv.)

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lucis
south-shields
south-marine-park
ice-cream
minchellas