Thursday, July 12, 2012

Unique Composition of Familiar Subject

Brooklyn Bridge by phatning
Brooklyn Bridge by phatning
Olympus Pen E-PM1, Lumix 14mm f2.5
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I have read and heard it said that the ultimate photographic challenge is to make a unique picture of an often-photographed familiar subject. Well, phatning has posted the shot above on I think it accomplishes that goal quite well.
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When I saw the post entitled "Brooklyn Bridge," I didn't have high hopes. I think this picture delivers. Just my opinion, of course.
There is an old bridge on the property where I work. I walk there often, but have yet to make a unique image of it. This gives me hope. I will have to try again.