AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes

AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
I love a sunburnt country / A land of sweeping plains / Of ragged mountain ranges / Of droughts and flooding rains / I love her far horizons / I love her jewel-sea / Her beauty and her terror / The wide brown land for me / ~ Dorothea Mackellar (1885-1968)

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Sunday, August 14, 2011

Shadows to Reflections


The shadows round one of the entrances to Beleura Hospital, Mornington seemed to continue through the doorway and melt into reflections.

Shadow Shot Sunday #169
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Light seems to play games
Shadows are drilled to conform
Winking reflection


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16 comments:

sarayutouched said...

gemma...love your words. i am melting into your words and photo!! have a blessed Sunday.

Ms. Becky said...

pure pleasure Gemma. I like it!!! SSS to you. now I'm going to keep on looking at this photo because it's deep.

Sylvia K said...

Always love your words and what a delightful shadow shot for the day, Gemma! Hope you have a lovely weekend!

Sylvia

EG Wow said...

Very nice shadow stretching from the outside to the inside.

frayedattheedge said...

The sharp shadows are a good contrast to the soft interior.

fredamans said...

Nice soft shadows.

Ralph said...

We may not be fond of entering hospital. Yet here, the entrance is soft in shadow and reflection. Perhaps the stylish view beckons us to enter with gentle persuasion. A look that is quite pleasant indeed!

bj said...

Such soft, pretty shadows.

Marja said...

lots of reflections on that window

Spadoman said...

Fantastic shot! Amazing how they continue into the building, and melt away indeed. I love the haiku as well. Wonderful!

Peace

Tatjana Parkacheva said...

Nice composition with many shadows and reflections.

Regards!

katsicles said...

Hmmm... Reflections were almost my theme for this SSS and I've seen it come up in quite a few posts this week. I wonder what the relevance is???
On a less deep note, your capture is so calming.
A welcoming vision of an entrance to an otherwise quite unnerving place.
Happy Sunday :)

Kelly said...

This is really nice! It almost seems as if the shadows go right inside the door.

RNSANE said...

Amazing assortment of shadows. It's a beautiful photo.

My Shadow Shot Sunday is at:

http://rnsane.blogspot.com/2011/08/shadow-shot-sunday-169-shadows-at-san.html

Vicki said...

Love the shadow and the reflection!
Here's My Shadow

Hey Harriet said...

Love how the shadows continue to the other side of the door! So well spotted Gemma! I hope you have a lovely week :)

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