Stagnant Classroom

© Christian A. Von Schleicher

Stagnant Classroom

Uploaded: May 28, 2008

Description


...new ideas stop flowing,
mind stagnates,
and the only thing left-
a film of green algae.

Taken at a pond near my house; the water level has dropped causing a stream, once connected, to be cut off. Algae has since grown over the top of the pond. I happened to find this old student chair in it- probably submerged at one point.

Manual Mode
12mm, F/11, 1/80 sec, ISO-100
Cokin Z Filter- Graduated ND Filter

Tokina 12-24mm, F/4


Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 10/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 12.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200

Comments

Selena C. Metts May 28, 2008

Interesting photo Christian and a great metaphor as well.

Selena #930774

Anna M. Halasz May 28, 2008

Different and interesting at the same time.Great colors and POV. Anna #5989570

Dave Ombrello May 28, 2008

Very thought provoking image Christian, perfect lighting on chair. #5991038

paola A. Jofre July 14, 2008

Great work Christian ...out of the box :) Love it!!!! #6177924

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