North and South Photoblog

The monster

Posted in Holmsund, Landscape, Nightphoto, Uffe Nordholm, Umeå, Västerbotten by uffenordholm on November 20, 2009

A painted bollard.

Not far from home, there are a series of bollards, one of which I have featured previously. This one has been painted… I don’t know who by, or why, but I actually like the result: an otherwise drab, functional, piece of concrete has become a work of art.

This picture is the result of two “exposures” from the same RAW file: one to make the sky look good and one to make a reasonable bollard. The two images were then blended together using Gimp, a free image manipulation program.


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  1. Persson Fredrik said, on November 20, 2009 at 2:02 am

    Grymt kul bild. Se man kan alltid plåta oavsätt hur mörkt det är.


  2. Persson Fredrik said, on September 4, 2011 at 2:21 pm

    Finns gubben kvar? I så fall borde du testa att ta en ny fast med soluppgång/nedgång i bakgrunden.


    • uffenordholm said, on September 4, 2011 at 4:33 pm

      Jodå, gubben finns kvar. Kanske jag kan fixa till en solnedgång bakom honom, vi får se.

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