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Day 12 -  Manly Ferry.
Day 12 - Manly Ferry.

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Collection: 30 Day Black & White January 2007
Camera: Canon EOS-350D Rebel XT
Location: Newport, Sydney, Australia.
Galleries: Black and White, Textures
Date Uploaded: May 11, 2007

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Comments: 13
Favorites: 1 (view)

This is one of my favorite shots, out of all the images I have taken at my cousins place, by the water, with its own jetty in Newport, Sydney.

This is a treasured item, saved from my cousins yacht, called the "Manly Ferry". The life saving ring was kept by my cousin, after he sold his yacht, after sailing it many times in the annual Sydney to Hobart Yacht race.

This is the last image I have processed, from my collection of black and white images, that I have taken around my cousins place in Newport.

This is my day 11 image, taken at the same time, at my cousins place, in Newport.

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11/01/2008 07:11:03 AM
Just going through your portfolio honey - thought I'd make some comments along the way - this really brings back memories...I used to live at Balgowlah, which is about 5km west of Manly. I used to catch a bus down to Manly Wharf every morning and catch the ferry to the quay. Lovely B&W conversion
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01/24/2008 06:26:52 PM
Great shot and well done in b/w. I also love the play on words. Brought a smile to my face!
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05/15/2007 10:39:10 PM
lol. Love the centered composition. Still wondering what a manly ferry is hehe. Just to say it out loud without looking at the spelling is quite funny :D Great pic and I bet this photo would look pretty good hanging on a wall.
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05/13/2007 02:25:06 AM
i'll take a ticket ;) well spotted and taken.
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05/13/2007 12:35:27 AM
OMG this is a great play on words...manly ferry HAHAHAHA
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05/12/2007 09:45:43 AM
This is great, the detail here is wonderful.
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05/12/2007 09:27:28 AM
Iconic and incredibly well done!

LOVE the conversion.
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05/12/2007 03:13:46 AM
Sherryl, this is a lovely image which really appeals, aboslutely sopt on dof and the tones and contrast are outstanding
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05/12/2007 12:55:43 AM
How funny. Manly Ferry . . .I couldn't help think of the Oxymoron challenge we had :)

But its a nice photo :) The composition is clean and simple, but the tones are contrasted so well, And I love the slight grungy look to it!

Message edited by author 2007-05-12 00:56:45.
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05/11/2007 11:07:20 PM
great shot shez .. love the sharpness of your image and the contrast between the ring and the background bricks ... :)
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05/11/2007 10:30:20 PM
Ooh, can I ride the Manly Ferry? I could use a little manliness in my life right now!
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05/11/2007 10:03:26 PM
The tones are just beautiful! Very nice job on the processing of this!
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05/11/2007 10:00:34 PM
LOL!!! Is this an oxymoron?

*giggles uncontrollably*
ahem, I like the processing, nice and snooth looking. Going into my favs for making me laugh!
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