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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Saturday, December 20, 2014

pieces of progress?....


corner of the new The Nepean resort in Dromana with the Telstra tower rising on the left...


intruders
re-inventing
old landscapes


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11 comments:

Annemor said...

A fine shot.
Happy Holidays.
Mormor

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HansHB said...

Nice b&w photo!
I wish you a Merry Christmas!

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Dragonstar said...

A fine abstract! Great shapes.

chai-and-chardonnay.blogspot.com said...

The bare branches of the tree add some softness to the sharp lines of the ( not very pretty) building.

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Is that a cell-phone tower? I have such mixed feelings about those.... they are intruders on the landscape, but on the other hand I'd hate to live without mine (I'm not on it all the time like some people, but because we travel I really do need it to keep in touch.)

NatureFootstep said...

interesting mix with soft and hard lines enhanced by the black and white treatment. :)

Robert Nicolaescu said...

Beautiful photo.

visualnorway said...

Something hard and something soft - pick your choice.

colleen said...

Lots of shadowy tree tentacles. I really like your header. It seems to show the complexity of fairness/justice.

carol l mckenna said...

Great composition and tones in your bw shot!

Happy Holidays,
artmusedog and carol

Prairie Jill said...

Great shot. I love the contrast between the tree and the buildings.

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