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The ruin from a bygone era

Posted by
kiwisa (North Shore, New Zealand) on 7 May 2010 in Business & Industry.

The ruins of the Victoria Battery

Canon PowerShot S3 IS 1/400 second F/4.0 7 mm

PATRICK from miramas, France

wow just splendid
have a good day

7 May 2010 5:32am

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom

this is Magical, done something brill here:)) good job!!

7 May 2010 5:34am

Nina from Haute Loire, France

Very interesting ruins!

7 May 2010 5:47am

Manola from Bassens, France

étranges ruines...

7 May 2010 6:32am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Curious space, where is it?

7 May 2010 6:45am

@Paco Díaz: Hi Paco... it is the Victoria Battery Cyanide Treatment Tank Foundation used to crush gold from the Waihi mines

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

This is beautiful! I like the POV and detail. The plants in the right corner adds to the interest. I also like the focus and detail.

7 May 2010 6:52am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Always so beautiful these ruins with this magnificient foreground. Good day.

7 May 2010 7:02am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Oh ! Great composition, I like the colors and the textures ! Great capture ! Have a nice day Kiwisa :)

7 May 2010 8:07am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Lovely composition.. like the details and the clarity.

7 May 2010 8:12am

Florence from Paris, France

Strange and original ruin !

7 May 2010 8:13am

Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A very creative composition that takes you to imagine fantastic elements in a fantasy! Good shot!

7 May 2010 9:08am

Stephanie from Texas, United States

Love the grass in the foreground. Great composition!

7 May 2010 11:53am

JJ from Jersey City, United States

This is such a super shot with the perspective and how you composed this, such interesting textures

7 May 2010 12:13pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Excellent POV. Superb foreground.

7 May 2010 2:13pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

wonderful framing and color ,in this shot !
friendships !

7 May 2010 2:47pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

A superb composition ,beautiful photo !

7 May 2010 3:07pm

Vitor Martins from Lisboa, Portugal

Nice image of intersting ruins that seeems to have a lot of intersting photo motives.

7 May 2010 6:58pm

geneviève from paris, France

How to make art from every day life ruined objects (hope my english is correct there)
It seems a little like roman ruins, and before to read your answer, I was wondering..
Great picture and compo

7 May 2010 11:11pm

@geneviève: Thanks Genevieve, I also thought it looked like ancient ruins when we first came across this

Gina from Azores, Portugal

Lovely shot and nice composition

7 May 2010 11:56pm

Marie-Jezaria from Paris, France

Great composition and love the luminus ligthning ! Impertinent POV for a nice effect ! :-)

8 May 2010 8:55pm

Canon PowerShot S3 IS
1/400 second
F/4.0
7 mm

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