Static & Kinetic

© Dennis Gay

Static & Kinetic

Uploaded: April 13, 2010


The static state of the bolt is dynamically opposed by the kinetic state of the gears.

This mechanical B&W photograph was shot at the huge steam powered sawmill at the Timbertown Heritage Theme Park, Wauchope, NSW, Australia on a slightly grey and balmy autumn day.

Canon EOS D60 & Canon 28-135 USM IS Lens: RAW, Manual settings of f/11 @ 1/6sec, 100mm, ISO 100, Hand held but resting on a railing.
Lightroom 2.2 & Photoshop CS3.


Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/6 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS D60


Chris N. Sweet April 13, 2010

Great job Dennis, brilliant opposites. I love it. #1258360

Dennis Gay May 24, 2010

G'day CHRIS!

Welcome to the Timbertown steam run sawmill display.
Thank you big time for your stimulating "Great..." comment for my mechanical photography.

Dennis #8636482

Dennis Gay May 24, 2010

You Li'l Ripper!!!!!

My sincerest Aussie thanks to the Judges for elevating my moving machinery shot into the FINLAIST category. I am honoured.

Dennis #8636490

Bojan Bencic level-classic May 24, 2010

Congratulations on your finalist, Dennis. Fantastic photo. #8638158

Graham Robards May 25, 2010

Fabulous finalist Dennis. Congratulations and best of luck in the next round.~Pat #8638384

Dennis Gay May 25, 2010

Carumba BOJAN & PAT!!

Great to see you at the old sawmill checking out the whirling gears.
Muchos gracias to you both for your "Fantastic..." and "Fabulous..." comments on my well greased photography, for your dosage of double congratz and for your encouagement and support for the forthcoming round.

Dennis #8640590

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