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Bridge over the Madawaska
Camera: Optio W10 & Optio W80 Photo Location: Algonquin, Ontario 
Posted By: tessfully, 01-09-2011, 04:31 PM

This is a series of photos of a bridge that captured my imagination. The first was taken with my first Pentax camera, an Optio W10, and the rest a year later with my Optio W80. I now have a Pentax Kx and will re-shoot this bridge yet again, next fall. Suggestions and comments most welcome.





























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01-09-2011, 05:12 PM   #2
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Nice scenery. I like particularly the 2nd and last shots.
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Nice series. like the 1st, 4th, and 5th shots. very vivid colors.
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Bridge over the Madawaska

Attached is my suggested perspective. Hope you don't mind.

Emphasize the bridge, use it as a frame, increase the f value to get best DOF, get the colours right.

Nice reflections.

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Thank you hcc and Scott. So happy you dropped in and took time to comment. It helps know what people prefer. I took way too many on that day and now feel incapable of rational thought where the compositions are concerned. But, I have always had a thing for the second and fourth. Thank you again.

Sparkle, love what you did with that picture. Most appreciated! I will work with the DOF, try what you suggested. Thanks...

I hope with my new camera the light and colours will be better, easier to work with. No matter what I try I cannot get rid of the blue and purples in some of these shots. I guess I have the shadows up to much, but I also don't want to lose the details in the dark.

I'll keep learning as I play. Thanks again.......
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tessfully, I especially like 2, 4 & 5. Nice colors in all of them and lovely reflections.
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Thank you so much for commenting Susan.
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