Mill Creek Bridge.

© John Connolly

Mill Creek Bridge.

Tiia Vissak Student 7/2/2013 12:45:14 PM

great tones, details & pov! #1534528

Joy Rector 7/2/2013 1:01:07 PM

great shot, well done #10753953

Ermanno Radice 7/2/2013 1:18:06 PM

Wonderful perspective, beautiful composition! #10753966

Gord MacEachern 7/2/2013 1:27:07 PM

Great capture and great info John!! #10753977

Jeff W. Robinson 7/2/2013 1:39:34 PM

Excellent perspective and capture John! #10753996

Bobby Ray Goodman 7/2/2013 1:58:09 PM

Hi John,Excellent capture my friend.One these days I'll make it out to the Gila and shoot our river!!! #10754021

Lynn M. Whitt 7/2/2013 2:05:28 PM

Great pov and depth #10754029

Ellen Hodges 7/2/2013 4:05:31 PM

Fantastic subject and pov, John!! #10754100

Monnie Ryan 7/2/2013 5:16:19 PM

Well, I can see why they decided to close that old one - but it's always kind of sad to see them go! Nice job here, John! #10754161

David Phalen 7/2/2013 5:25:15 PM

Love the subject, POV, comp and capture!! Well done John!! #10754169

Ken Smith 7/2/2013 6:52:23 PM

You find all the great places. Nice job on this one, John! #10754289

Terry Cervi 7/2/2013 7:12:46 PM

A terrific capture, John! #10754319

Denny E. Barnes 7/2/2013 9:44:25 PM

Glad to see this old bridge was saved. Your pov, comp and capture of the detail is excellent, John! Very well done! #10754474

Renee Doyle 7/2/2013 9:52:25 PM

I'm glad they left the parts of the old bridge!! Wonderful travel capture John!! #10754480

Hendrik Storme 7/2/2013 11:30:41 PM

Wonderful image!!!!! #10754531

Avril Mrs Young 7/3/2013 1:44:07 AM

interesting place to visit John...great pov..Beautiful capture.. #10754610

Barbara Waldoch 7/3/2013 2:33:01 AM

Cool capture, John! #10754628

Colette M. Metcalf 7/3/2013 3:13:11 AM

Nice capture and pov!! Great info! #10754696

Stephen Zacker 7/3/2013 5:31:20 AM

Cool perspective of the old and new #10754818

Martha R. Mazon 7/3/2013 7:49:11 AM

Wonderful perspective on this interesting old bridge, John, and great info! #10754960

Emile Abbott 7/3/2013 11:28:33 AM

Great contrasts of old and new. #10755128

John Connolly 7/3/2013 12:59:42 PM

Thank you for all your wonderful comments! #10755292

Tammy Espino 7/3/2013 4:38:22 PM

Excellent!! #10755476

Nancy L. Green 7/4/2013 9:26:37 AM

I like the way you included both bridges and the clarity against the haze in the BG, VERY well done!! <>< #10756229

John Connolly 7/4/2013 2:26:48 PM

Thanks a lot Tammy and Nancy! #10756444

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 7/4/2013 7:30:32 PM

Fantastic perspective John!,
Amalia #10756607

Daniel Ruf 7/5/2013 1:17:30 PM

Cool capture. #10757348

John Connolly 7/5/2013 1:35:43 PM

Thank you Amalia and Daniel! #10757371

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Description

Completed in 1928, this old bridge is based on the American Howe Truss design. The Bridge is 21.3m (70 feet) long, and it spans Mill Creek just before it flows into the Hawkesbury River near Spencer. There is barely any trace of the old three story mill upstream, apart from the basic foundations. A new concrete bridge has been built alongside the original, which is now permanently closed to vehicular traffic.
Captured on a less than perfect day, at 1/60th f16.0 and ISO-320.


Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 320, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D90

Uploaded on 7/2/2013 12:38:28 PM

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Camera: Nikon D90 Digital SLR Camera

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