Heavy Metal

Uploaded: November 09, 2012 03:25:34


This galvanized metal staircase is attached to the concrete structure along the side of the Sagadahoc Bridge that spans the Kennebec River connecting Bath to Woolwich Maine.

Canon 70-200L IS at 70mm. ISO 125, Late-Morning, 1/600 @ f5.0, EC 0 Adjustments with PSE10 and NIK Silver Efex. (CA)

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1600 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 125, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D


Jack Gaskin November 09, 2012

Jeff This is WAY COOL very Unusual look

Jack #1497365

Colette M. Metcalf November 09, 2012

Fantastic image, Jeff!!! #10411048

Tiia Vissak November 09, 2012

great tones, details & framing! #10411118

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-classic November 09, 2012

That looks a bit better than the metal fishing platforms they attached to the bridge at Beavers Bend. Great capture here! #10411122

Robert R. Goodman November 09, 2012

Hi Jeff,Beautiful B&W my friend.Great capture,looks like my trip to New England is not going to happen!!!! #10411131

MELODIE C. ROBERTS November 09, 2012

It's full of surprises
This is Fabulous Jeff!! #10411132

Ellen Hodges November 09, 2012

Super capture with a fantastic title, too, Jeff!! #10411172

Gord MacEachern November 09, 2012

Excellent eye Jeff, love the comp, design, and tones!! #10411181

Jyri Vissak November 09, 2012

Cool find! Art is everywhere. #10411232

Lynn M. Whitt November 09, 2012

Great pov and tones. #10411242

Monnie Ryan November 09, 2012

Wow - outstanding, Jeff! #10411259

Bojan Bencic level-classic November 09, 2012

Great eye and capture, Jeff. Fantastic photo. #10411324

John Rivera level-deluxe November 09, 2012

Beautifully composed and captured! #10411393

Stefania Barbier level-classic November 09, 2012

gorgeous light and B&W capture! #10411450

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe November 09, 2012

Great comp. and tones, Jeff. Cool find. #10411557

John Connolly November 09, 2012

A great title for this startling image Jeff! You did an excellent job and a dramatic presentation! #10411578

Terry Cervi level-deluxe November 09, 2012

Very cool work, Jeff, especially nice in black and white! #10411763

Katherine Kuhn November 09, 2012

Great lines, Jeff -- love the b&w for this one! #10411781

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe November 09, 2012

Wonderful B&W capture and design! #10411787

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic November 09, 2012

Great design and tones Jeff!,
Amalia #10411819

Carol L. Fowler November 09, 2012

Interesting patterns- great composition #10411864

Rony Sagy November 09, 2012

Beautiful lines, Jeff. #10411884

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic November 09, 2012

Perfect comp, wonderful lines and great textures, Jeff. #10411896

Barbara Waldoch November 09, 2012

Looks great, Jeff! #10411944

David Phalen November 09, 2012

OMG Jeff the light, comp, tones and clarity and textures are spectacular!! One of your best!! #10412065

Avril Young November 09, 2012

OMG, this is stunning, the steel looks like steel (if you know what I mean) outstanding capture and DD work! #10412175

Tammy Espino November 09, 2012

Outstanding :) #10412205

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic November 09, 2012

Great capture..excellant B&W. Wonderful lines, detail and texture. #10412300

Ann Coates level-classic November 10, 2012

A cool shot Jeff. #10412340

Brett Dolsen November 10, 2012

Great elements,tone and texture Jeff! #10412351

Paul E. Earl November 10, 2012

Fabulous all round image. Well done. #10412378

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 10, 2012

Thanks Everyone!! Jeff #10412400

Ujjwal Mukherjee November 10, 2012

Excellent composition and B&W tone,Jeff!! #10412589

Nancy L. Green level-classic November 10, 2012

WONDERFUL lighting, tones, textures and design elements Jeff, VERY well done my friend!! <>< #10412707

Jill Odice level-classic November 10, 2012

How cool! LOve the angles and lines. The only bridge I remember from Bath was an old wooden covered bridge! #10412732

Emile Abbott level-classic November 10, 2012

Powerful diagonal presentation Jeff. This is so unique and rocking capture and presentation. Great work. #10413155

Stephen Zacker November 10, 2012

Fantastic composition and striking image #10413306

Thomas E. Hinds November 10, 2012

Beautifully seen and rendered, Jeff! #10413569

Rona L. Schwarz November 10, 2012

Great graphic design that is full of wonderful textures, Jeff! Love the composition and the title is terrific, too! #10413642

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 11, 2012

Thank You!! Jeff #10413765

Marijana Fajgl November 11, 2012

Well seen and captured, Jeff! Love your title too. #10414353

Nadia Paul November 12, 2012

Fantastic tones and detail Jeff! #10415179

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 12, 2012

Thank You! Jeff #10415258

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe November 12, 2012

Great graphics and tones, Jeff! #10416449

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 13, 2012

Thank You Ann! #10416632

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic November 13, 2012


Great image,wonderful B&W

YSA... #10416882

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 13, 2012

Thank You! Jeff #10417722

Jodi Zimmer November 14, 2012

love this composition..very cool photo #10418407

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 15, 2012

Thank You Jodi! Jeff #10419361

Thomas E. Hinds December 27, 2012

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist as well, Jeff! #10481525

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic December 27, 2012


Congratulations on your finalist

YSA... #10481563

Susan Williams December 27, 2012

Congratulations on your Finalist, Jeff. I love the comp and textures of this very cool image. #10481620

Nadia Paul December 27, 2012

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Jeff! #10481930

Ann Coates level-classic December 28, 2012

Congratulations on another fantastic finalist Jeff. #10482028

Jill Odice level-classic December 28, 2012

Wahoo #2 :-) #10482050

Randy K. Baldwin December 28, 2012

Great B&W Jeff...Congrats! #10482303

Robert R. Goodman December 28, 2012

Hi Jeff,Congratulations on this beautiful finalist!!! #10482439

Marijana Fajgl December 28, 2012

Big congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Jeff! #10482555

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 28, 2012

How kool! Congratulations on this great finalist Jeff..

jo ann c.

Emile Abbott level-classic December 28, 2012

Congratulation again on another fabulous finalist, Jeff.
Was not surprised my friend. #10483345

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe December 28, 2012

Great finalist! Congratulations, Jeff! #10484198

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe December 28, 2012

Congrats again, Jeff. #10484319

Anita Hogue December 28, 2012

Fantastic b&w tones. Congratulations on your finalist! #10484341

Mitch Spence level-classic December 28, 2012

An excellent choice for black and white, Jeff. The silvery metal glow is great in this graphic image. Congratulations. #10484695

Tammy Espino December 28, 2012

Congrats, Jeff on another fantastic finalist! #10484914

Linda S. Smith level-classic December 28, 2012

Great pov on this super finalist Jeff! WTG!!! #10485545

Eivor Kuchta December 29, 2012

Congratulations on your finalist, and good luck in the next round! #10486774

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 29, 2012

Thanks Everyone Very Much!! :-) #10488118

ALLEN O. HOWARD December 31, 2012

I really like this a lot Jeff!!! Very strong with the metal and concrete texture with a great composition! Congratulations! #10492825

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe January 01, 2013

Thank You Allen! Jeff #10493457

Ujjwal Mukherjee January 02, 2013

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist,Jeff!! #10496530

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe January 03, 2013

Thank You Ujjwal! Jeff #10497914

Merna L. Nobile January 20, 2013

January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile

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