Eternity Post #312

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Hope you enjoy the above picture. It was taken in the Brooklyn Bridge Park, though the place is not really important. What grabbed my attention is the interplay between light and shadow. This is the main subject here. The silhouette of the random scatter of the pilings provide contrast to the glittering surface of the water. The black and white conversion enhances the mood. The scene suggests a timeless feeling, an infinity signified by the title of “Eternity”. 

f/8, 1/800 sec, ISO 100

Any critique or comment would be appreciated.

Robert

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Steam engine Quote #292

J.I. Case Threshing Machine Co., Racine, Wis., USA

J.I. Case Threshing Machine Co., Racine, Wis., USA, 1916

“James Watt patented his steam engine on the eve of the American Revolution, consummating a relationship between coal and the new Promethean spirit of the age, and humanity made its first tentative steps into an industrial way of life that would, over the next two centuries, forever change the world.”

JEREMY RIFKIN