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The village church

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 29 June 2013 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

St. Peter's church is at the centre of Harton Village, South Shields, a village which at one time was isolated and not conjoined to this metropolis.
It was separated from the villages of Westoe and Cleadon by green fields and agriculture until urban sprawl swallowed it whole after the Second World War.
I think I processed this one using Nik software, Viveza 2 to add a little structure, the NIk Color Efex for the tonal contrast and a little bit of detail extractor.

FUJIFILM FinePix HS30EXR 1/400 second F/7.1 ISO 100 5 mm

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Interesting view. It is also interesting to read the description of the image.

29 Jun 2013 5:19am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Well composed - a lovely image.

29 Jun 2013 6:34am

Mamyni from Argenteau-Visé, Belgium

Magnifique cadrage.

29 Jun 2013 6:45am

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Beautiful photo.

29 Jun 2013 6:55am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Very nicely done! I like it, with processing and all!

29 Jun 2013 7:34am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Just the right amout of PP to lift and separate(!) without being overbearing

29 Jun 2013 8:24am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Un vrai tableau, superbe cadrage. Bonne journée.

29 Jun 2013 8:44am

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Les tombes et la croix au second plan qui nous interpellent: "Coucou, à très bientôt..."
Bonne fin de semaine lumineuse!

29 Jun 2013 8:51am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Beautifully composed and processed Curly

29 Jun 2013 9:01am

PATRICK from miramas, France

Wow splendid 5*****

29 Jun 2013 9:10am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Thank you very much for your words! Interesting.
A beautiful picture with a very peaceful and seemingly silent!A hug, Adela

29 Jun 2013 9:55am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Love the processing, really superb work.

29 Jun 2013 10:46am

saran from shiraz, Iran

Beautifully composed and processed Curly

29 Jun 2013 11:09am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Great shot, love the processing

29 Jun 2013 12:07pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice perspective. Beautifully done.

29 Jun 2013 1:20pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Nice frame, beautiful photo.

29 Jun 2013 2:44pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Fabulous point of view - really draws my eye

29 Jun 2013 5:22pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

a lovely picture postcard quality

29 Jun 2013 5:24pm

Hélène from Loire Atlantique, France

Très point de vue. Une très belle image !

29 Jun 2013 6:57pm

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

A wonderful shot and delightful pp to bring out the details!

29 Jun 2013 7:12pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

So beautiful !!!

29 Jun 2013 8:47pm

BiLL from Belfast, United Kingdom

Beautiful photo with great PoV

29 Jun 2013 9:51pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Beautiful photo and great perspective !!! The contrast between the shady foreground and the beautifully lit background is fabulous ...

29 Jun 2013 11:01pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Wonderful perspective. This is just beautiful and so peaceful!

30 Jun 2013 12:47am

Etsu from Japan

Excellent. I like this beautiful shot of magnificent church with nice composition & perspective.

30 Jun 2013 2:27am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

wonderful photo! it has this classic and timeless feel about it! well done!

30 Jun 2013 6:50am

L'angevine from Angers, France

super ce cadrage

30 Jun 2013 7:03am

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

An inviting image of this church.

30 Jun 2013 10:49am

Sam from Chennai, India

Wonderful perspective of this lovely village church. Excellent. :)

30 Jun 2013 5:31pm

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

Brilliant perspective and composition

1 Jul 2013 10:35am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Merveilleux chemin quei nous mène à l'églsie sueprbe.
Amitié

1 Jul 2013 2:36pm

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

Love the post processing in this image.

3 Jul 2013 7:38am

Stu from From Scotland | Living in 京都 Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful framing.

3 Jul 2013 1:31pm

FUJIFILM FinePix HS30EXR
1/400 second
F/7.1
ISO 100
5 mm

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