PhotoHunter: Triangle

This week’s PhotoHunter theme is “Triangle”…

The Andrewsville Road Bridge at Nicholson’s Locks in the Rideau Canal. A makeshift memorial to two people drowned two weeks before, one, an off-duty Navy rescue person, trying to rescue a drowning teen. A reminder that even the most quiet river can have hidden dangers.

"Memorial'

The next image is one of a series which I have tentatively titled “The Portfolio“. They “recreate” the portfolio of a fictional woman photographer of the mid-19th century, as it would have been rediscovered long after her death. Since it is a work in progress, many of these are experiments.

"Railway bridge"

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15 Comments

  1. azahar said,

    July 22, 2010 at 1:50 am

    Spooky!

  2. luna miranda said,

    July 18, 2010 at 9:11 am

    what a tragedy! both photos look eerie.
    enjoy the weekend!

  3. Michelle said,

    July 18, 2010 at 1:52 am

    Lovely rendition of the theme!

  4. Katya said,

    July 17, 2010 at 8:09 pm

    Oh, what a terrible tragedy on the bridge. Bridges always conjure up such a peaceful image, but can have such terrible endings… Your portfolio is certainly intriguing!

    Find my entry here:

    http://www.bristolwood.net/2010/07/17/photo-hunters-triangles/

  5. July 17, 2010 at 6:26 pm

    This is a wonderful set of images, so imaginative and artistic. I love the “raw negative” quality of them. Oh, and there are triangles. I would happily have looked at these without the tie-in to the theme.

    http://healingmagichands.wordpress.com/2010/07/17/photohunt-triangle/

  6. July 17, 2010 at 5:58 pm

    Beautiful images!

  7. Mar said,

    July 17, 2010 at 5:38 pm

    Impressive memorial!! your portfolio is huge, I am impressed, congratulations!

    triangle

  8. July 17, 2010 at 5:24 pm

    wow, very unique and stunning!

  9. Lesley said,

    July 17, 2010 at 5:16 pm

    Your Portfolio looks very intriguing, an interesting concept.
    That first shot has a look of destruction to it that is most likely not evident in the original.

  10. ann chin said,

    July 17, 2010 at 4:42 pm

    In New Zealand people put flowers where people die.

    • mudhooks said,

      July 18, 2010 at 12:23 am

      There are all sorts of thinks put up, here. Sometimes stuffed toys, candles, ribbons… flowers – both plastic and real — crosses…..

  11. Criz Lai said,

    July 17, 2010 at 4:10 pm

    Wow… beautiful! 🙂 I love the first one as it gave me a bit of risk taking feeling. 😛

  12. July 17, 2010 at 2:53 pm

    Intriguing and haunting images.

  13. July 17, 2010 at 2:49 pm

    A sobering take on the theme. I love the idea of the Portfolio I Look forward to seeing more in the series


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