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Silly Tuesday official warnings.

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 29 May 2012 in Miscellaneous and Portfolio.

Littlehaven beach and the Groyne lighthouse, South Shields.

Don't play in the water unless you can swim like Johnny Weissmuller!

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PascalXLD from Rennes, France

Une jolie vue

Bonne journée

29 May 2012 5:14am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is superb processing. If you know who Johnny Weissmuller is, you must be a gentleman of a certain age :-)

29 May 2012 5:19am

gerard1948 from Spain

Nice photo mixed (b & w - color) I like it.

29 May 2012 5:22am

Nilla´s photo shoots from Östergötland, Sweden

Fine mix with b/w and color, like the story:)

29 May 2012 6:10am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Nice image Curly, the safety elf doesn't miss a chance to get his signs up !

29 May 2012 6:30am

Jeff from Pembroke Dock, Wales., United Kingdom

Known as covering ones ass,well documented young man.

29 May 2012 6:46am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

good shot

29 May 2012 7:14am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nice selected colour

29 May 2012 7:28am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Reading that list, they may as well say 'Keep Out'.

29 May 2012 7:31am

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Bien vu! j'adore ton cadrage et ce mélange de couleurs et de noir et blanc!!!

29 May 2012 7:35am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

I swim more like a rock, I'll stay out thank you:)

29 May 2012 7:42am

ursulakatariina from Leixlip, Ireland

Wouldn't it be easier just put a sign that says 'Do not enter!'...
Great shot.

29 May 2012 8:00am

Mirjam from Kyiv, Ukraine

Really nice processing

29 May 2012 8:14am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

I will have to stay away then.. lovely shot

29 May 2012 8:33am

Bron from Canberra, Australia

I suppose the authorities need to cover their backs legally! I love the colour, B/W mix!

29 May 2012 9:05am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Razor wire along the tide-line would do the trick :)

29 May 2012 9:25am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Beware of large signs! Happy ST!

29 May 2012 9:30am

Leigh from Northallerton, United Kingdom

What a great shot. loving the colour black and white mix.

29 May 2012 9:41am

Z from Shanghai, China

Nice processing..it makes the warning board so significant~

29 May 2012 10:10am

d.apskos from Orléans, France

Joli mélange de noir et blanc et couleurs.
Bon angle.

29 May 2012 10:27am

Yonatan from New York, United States

Very nice use of selective color. It definitely works in this shot.

29 May 2012 10:53am

Veronique from France, Switzerland

do not - do not - .....can we just look ?

29 May 2012 10:56am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Wouldn't have to tell me twice. :-)) Excellent selective color work, Curly!

29 May 2012 11:08am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

An image that explains your sense of humor ... that makes me smile happily ... I do not swim like Johnny Weissmuller! could not swim here! Best regards, Adela

29 May 2012 11:18am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

OK, I don't swim there. May I play football ?

29 May 2012 11:35am

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

It seems that people take the advise very seriously! Excellent image and framing.

29 May 2012 12:07pm

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

very nice

29 May 2012 12:37pm

B.Sully from Surf City, United States

nice use of selective desaturation!

29 May 2012 1:02pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

Superb composition and processing !

29 May 2012 1:07pm

Stu from From Scotland | Living in 京都 Kyoto, Japan

More than a little parky I'd imagine.

29 May 2012 1:10pm

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Nice effect in this image and beautiful framing

29 May 2012 1:15pm

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent work 5***

29 May 2012 2:12pm

navin-harish from Noida, India

Nice framing. Great shot

29 May 2012 2:14pm

Don Levesque from Saint John, Canada

Wonderful composition. Love the processing!
Happy Silly Tuesday Curly!

29 May 2012 3:12pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

do not, do not, who is going to check on that, no lifeguard but maybe they should put one, seems so dangerous... happy silly tuesday...

29 May 2012 3:18pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

I find a few anti-personell mines does the trick admirably.....

29 May 2012 3:19pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

...Quand le bon sens disparait, les panneaux foisonnent et se multiplient !!! :)

29 May 2012 3:30pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Excellent selection of colors, I do not see Tarzan and Jane on the beach :) Good day.

29 May 2012 3:54pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Nice beach but I can't imagine Tarzan swimming there... :)

29 May 2012 4:16pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

The selective use of colour is much better than normal in this photo, giving
the interest factor a great boost !~

29 May 2012 4:32pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Interestingly composed with a great DoF to spot a familiar iconic lighthouse. Great selective coloring here!

29 May 2012 5:48pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Good use of selective colour to highlight this silly sign! Happy ST Curly! ;-)

29 May 2012 5:53pm

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

It doesn't say "No Petting", so it may be one of those beaches for a certain sort of person.........who can swim well!

29 May 2012 5:57pm

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

Hahah nice find and capture! Happy ST!

29 May 2012 6:14pm

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld,Old West Wales Boy), Germany

Yes !! Like this a lot..

29 May 2012 6:20pm

franz from Baden, Austria

aren't we a happy lot? big brother is always telling us what's good and bad for us!!!
excellent compo, very attractive and appealing colour scheme !!

29 May 2012 8:00pm

Luca from Linz, Austria

Nice landscape, i love the sea! Here it seems really desert :)

29 May 2012 8:08pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Great image for ST ... and funny references to Johnny Weissmuller, too! ;D

29 May 2012 8:24pm

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Great shot. I love the colour and b&w mix.

29 May 2012 8:28pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Great use of selective color! The b&w makes the waves look especially rough!

29 May 2012 8:33pm

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

nice contrast of b&w and colour. Hope you have been keeping well, Curly.

29 May 2012 8:34pm

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Leuk zo in zw-wit en wat je niet mag staat er gekleurd op.

@Can you read this with the translater ?

29 May 2012 8:53pm

Tomix from landerneau, France

excellent choice for selective ciolors!

29 May 2012 8:58pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

After studying all the Do Nots, it seems all you can Do is walk on the sand. Nice beacon out there.

29 May 2012 9:21pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Curly if you talk about Johnny Weissmuller, you're betraying your age ;-))) Excellent selective color choise !!! Happy ST ...

29 May 2012 10:01pm

JCJ from Troyes, France

this choice is making the landscape less important, I would have not imagined a selective color.

29 May 2012 10:03pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I'm not even tempted. ;-)))

29 May 2012 10:19pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

fine selective color

29 May 2012 11:52pm

Lokesh from Hyderabad, India

nicely captured.... interesting use of selective b/w ....

30 May 2012 2:04am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

Its a mighty fine sign on a bleak looking day

30 May 2012 3:50am

Manola from Bassens, France

everything is forbidden in this place .... I love this color selection.; ;-))

31 May 2012 4:11am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

mmmmm, used to be avery good swimmer, but don't fancy my chances in there now

1 Jun 2012 12:30pm

1/1500 second
ISO 200
42 mm (35mm equiv.)