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Boxed in

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 16 June 2012 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

Small courtyard off Skinnergate in Darlington, County Durham.
Individualism rules OK!

Out and about early (07:30) this morning to catch the Olympic Torch Relay coming through South Shields, then straight off to work until 10:30 this evening! Hope to have a picture ready for tomorrow. Will see you all then ;-)

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PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent 5***

16 Jun 2012 5:15am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Good image and control of light!

16 Jun 2012 5:22am

rem_la from Villiers, France


16 Jun 2012 5:52am

gerard1948 from Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Impasses, narrow streets are still the playground of children. Good framing for this wonderful picture.

16 Jun 2012 5:57am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nice one Curly

16 Jun 2012 6:16am

ursulakatariina from Leixlip, Ireland

Wow. Well seen and pictured!

16 Jun 2012 7:50am

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

Great shot, the two older girls look like bullies about to take pocket money off the little one!

16 Jun 2012 7:58am

k@ from Paris, France

I like this natural light superbly contrasted a lot.

16 Jun 2012 8:21am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Nice scene, we'll see the torch later:)

16 Jun 2012 8:26am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Well done and excellent framing! Good day.

16 Jun 2012 8:28am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Beautiful tones.

16 Jun 2012 8:50am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Back and let the light penetrate the darkness ... imagination is awake to write another day...
Thanks for this!
A hug, Adela

16 Jun 2012 8:55am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Nice to see a non "Chain" clothing shop

16 Jun 2012 8:58am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Very good contrasts in this beautiful b&w ! Have a great weekend :)

16 Jun 2012 9:04am

Martine from bousval, Belgium

j'adore cette photo noir et blanc elle est superbe!!!!! et je serai là demain!!!

16 Jun 2012 9:52am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

a perfectly placed trio

16 Jun 2012 9:54am

Universe from Tehran, Iran

E X C E L L E N T. Good luck !!!

16 Jun 2012 10:51am

Don Levesque from Saint John, Canada

Love how you framed the "box clothing" sign with the older girls boxing in the small one. Beautiful light!

16 Jun 2012 11:20am

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Dramatic lighting and brilliant framing to capture the mood of this small courtyard! Have a great weekend!

16 Jun 2012 11:32am

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Nice POV.

16 Jun 2012 11:36am

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

Well seen and captured ... hope to see your torch photo tomorrow!

16 Jun 2012 2:27pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

Wunderbares SW, gute Tonwerte.

16 Jun 2012 3:52pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Excellent documentary image!

16 Jun 2012 4:10pm

tataray from france, France

Scène attrayante et belle)

16 Jun 2012 4:17pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Excellent framed shot, with beautiful contrasts and lighting !!! Beautiful monochrome ...

16 Jun 2012 5:09pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice & so beautiful!!!

16 Jun 2012 5:41pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

well seen Curly, very clever.

16 Jun 2012 6:10pm

franz from Baden, Austria

very attractive perspective and play with light and shade !!

16 Jun 2012 6:52pm

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Great shot, Mouse has it spot on , great title

16 Jun 2012 7:34pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A fine shot down this alley and the store beyond.

16 Jun 2012 8:37pm

Dokmateo from Manila, Philippines

Great tones and excellent POV!

16 Jun 2012 9:30pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Great shot! I like the title. That is a lot of hours to put in.

17 Jun 2012 12:48am

JCJ from Troyes, France

interesting light and shadows

18 Jun 2012 11:01am

JimGBest from Bangkok, Thailand

Great shot

18 Jun 2012 11:09am

Gianfranco Calzarano from Cagliari, Italy

Un bianco e nero d'autore

20 Jun 2012 9:51pm

1/125 second
ISO 200
27 mm (35mm equiv.)