OUTER SUBURBS 5 – CAR POUND (MONO)

 

 


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The car pound – where cash retrieves your car.

The irony here is that, despite this rather forbidding exterior, if you take the trouble to walk around the corner, all the barbed and razor wire has either fallen or been pulled down, so that climbing in is easy.  But, still, getting your car back over that wall is hardly going to be a walk in the park …

The first image in this series, with context, is here: 1 .  Subsequent images are here: 2 3 4Each will open in a separate window.

Click onto the image to open a larger version in a separate window, and click onto that image to enlarge it further – recommended.

Technique: TG-5 at 57mm (equiv); 800 ISO; Lightroom, using the Natural film simulation; Silver Efex Pro 2, starting at the Strong Infrared Low Contrast preset; south Bristol; 18 Aug 2018.
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About Adrian Lewis
Photographer working in monochrome, colour and combinations of the two - with a great liking for all sorts of images, including Minimalism, landscapes, abstracts, soft colour, people, movement, nature - I like to be adventurous in my photography, trying new ideas and working in many genres. And I'm fond of Full English Breakfasts and Duvel golden ale, though not necessarily together.

14 Responses to OUTER SUBURBS 5 – CAR POUND (MONO)

  1. Sallyann says:

    Surprisingly, I actually like this one. 😊

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  2. bluebrightly says:

    I like this, the angle, the dark, foreboding processing….

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  3. Sometimes we get a photo and think it’s definitely a ‘keeper’. This is definitely a ‘keep outer’ 🙂

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  4. Mathias LK says:

    Beautiful harsh contrasts and tones of grey/black!

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  5. paula graham says:

    Oh dear, nasty looking place…Had a ticket the other day for parking in the late evening at Berry Head National Nature reserve…looking at moon!!! Was I fed up ! Beautiful portrait of these forbidding places. I believe it costs at least 100 quid to get your car back.

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