U.S.S. Wisconsin (BB-64). (Kodak T-Max 100. Nikon F100. Epson V500.)
This entry was posted on March 26, 2009 by iheartfilm. It was filed under Black and White, Kodak T-Max 100 and was tagged with Black and White, epson v500, film, Kodak T-Max 100, navy, nikon f100, norfolk, photography, ship, uss wisconsin.
COOL!!! I love the (almost) symmetry.
March 26, 2009 at 2:14 AM
Nice!!! You totally get a sense of how HUGE that ship is. Well done Chris!
March 26, 2009 at 2:23 AM
Holds my interest. I keep coming back to it.
March 26, 2009 at 3:02 AM
March 26, 2009 at 9:17 AM
wicked angle to take it from
March 26, 2009 at 11:48 AM
That’s a terrific shot! Great work!
March 26, 2009 at 2:49 PM
Dragon – Yeah, I tried to crop more from the left, but it didn’t look right. Thanks.
Teresa – It is pretty big. Thanks.
Mark – It did turn out nicely. Thank you.
Emil – Thank you. 🙂
Cain – I was going to take an elevator up to a veranda so I could get I full shot from above, but this seemed like it would be a bit more interesting. Thanks.
Montucky – Thanks, man.
March 26, 2009 at 8:25 PM
Outstanding, such a strange looking thing makes you look twice.
March 26, 2009 at 9:03 PM
iheart: The cropping is nice, I was more referring to the “64” on the one side of the ship. Just being silly 😛
March 26, 2009 at 10:44 PM
Wong – That’s one of the main reasons I shoot a lot of black and white – it gives things a kind of weight.
Dragon – Oh, O.K. It’s cool. 🙂
March 26, 2009 at 11:49 PM
Great shot Chris. She’s looking at the viewer and with a bit of imagination it looks like an african mask. I love shooting ships too, but the shape of the Wisconsin is nothing I have seen here yet (the biggest here in the harbour is a carrier for Volvo -> ok, she’s impressive but also very chunky 😉
March 27, 2009 at 10:37 PM
I love the perspective here. The composition is perfect. A definite 10!
March 27, 2009 at 11:46 PM
Alain – Thanks. You know, I can see the African mask thing, especially given the anchors. 🙂
Ed – You’re too kind. Thank you.
March 28, 2009 at 6:52 PM
Wow, Love the feel of this…
March 29, 2009 at 9:30 PM
I’m glad you like it. I wasn’t sure how people would respond to this. Everyone seems to like it. 🙂
March 29, 2009 at 9:37 PM
Lovely Shot Chris!
April 3, 2009 at 4:42 AM
Beautiful! and nice take.
April 3, 2009 at 6:50 AM
Wolfy – Thanks. I’m glad so many are taking to this one.
Sathiyan – I’m glad you like it.
April 3, 2009 at 6:15 PM
April 6, 2009 at 3:30 AM
Thanks, Erin. Glad you like it.
April 6, 2009 at 10:14 PM
great shot! if a ship had a face, this is it. it’s amazing how those ships stay afloat when they’re so narrow!
April 6, 2009 at 11:53 PM
I know! My grandfather was telling me about how they practically flip on their side in a storm, only to pop back up. Amazing.
April 7, 2009 at 12:06 AM
nice perspective with beautiful lines!
April 18, 2009 at 10:08 AM
Thanks, oz. This is one of the few shots of which I’m really proud.
April 18, 2009 at 6:43 PM
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