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Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by Nuskyn, Aug 15, 2014.

  1. Nuskyn

    Nuskyn Veteran

    Jul 8, 2011
    @Gelderland - the Netherlands
    <a href="" title="Stairs by J P, on Flickr"> 14929221645_b2d4e8595d_b.jpg "667" height="1024" alt="Stairs"></a>
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  2. BillN

    BillN Hall of Famer

    Aug 25, 2010
    S W France
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  3. Lightmancer

    Lightmancer Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 13, 2011
    Sunny Frimley
    Bill Palmer
    <a href=""><img title="Lisbon stairs 1" alt="Lisbon stairs 1" src="" height="1024" width="670" /></a>

    <a href=""><img title="Prague Castle 2005" alt="Prague Castle 2005" src="" height="900" width="637" /></a>
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  4. pdh

    pdh Legend

    Jan 2, 2011
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  5. Iansky

    Iansky All-Pro

    Dec 8, 2011
    Cotswolds, UK
    Between the buildings

    Here are some old steps between buildings, taken with the Ricoh GR.

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  6. qhs232

    qhs232 Veteran

    Oct 6, 2013
    Metro Detroit
  7. ricks

    ricks Veteran

    Nov 23, 2010
    Nice shot. You made me search out an old book of Frederick Evans photos. Have you thought about platinum?
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  8. pdh

    pdh Legend

    Jan 2, 2011
    Thank you.

    hehe I wondered if anyone would make the connection! Well done!

    I had not even heard of Evans when I took this, though, but of course it is such a photogenic spot that thousands have taken a similar photograph.

    Yes, I have indeed thought about platinum, and platinum/palladium, but they are expensive processes and do require a lot of experimentation and skill to nail down one's own process. Financial and space/equipment restraints preclude pursuing any "alt" processes for the time being, but it does occupy a spot at the back of my mind.
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  9. ReD

    ReD Hall of Famer

    Mar 27, 2013
    Didn't make the connection at all - just thought it was a good photo

    Now realise it was an excellent re-creation

    Cathedrals especially Gothic do nothing for me & I would never consider a career photographing them though the steps of the "New" Coventry Cathedral would (& have been) very suitable for this theme
  10. pdh

    pdh Legend

    Jan 2, 2011
    Well as I say, I didn't recreate it consciously. I don;t recall ever having heard of Evans or seen his "Sea of steps" prior to making that photo.
  11. ReD

    ReD Hall of Famer

    Mar 27, 2013
    Sorry I must have glossed over that bit
  12. Ray Sachs

    Ray Sachs Legend

    Sep 21, 2010
    Not too far from Philly
    you should be able to figure it out...
  13. ReD

    ReD Hall of Famer

    Mar 27, 2013