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Motor Mail

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 11 June 2013 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Happy ST! This is my next door neighbor's (on the other side) mailbox. I used selective color setting on my camera. Living on the river, people are fascinated by boats and motors.
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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Colour Enhancement is a great effect. Outboard reuse mailbox has never crossed my mind Now I've seen it. Am3 is a wonderful thing.

11 Jun 2013 5:28am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

hahahah great
he is a marine lover!
could be mine:)

11 Jun 2013 5:30am

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Nice one!
Happy ST!

11 Jun 2013 6:16am

helys from Paris, France

Wooooooooooooow
Great shape, textures, tags and...
Selected blue color

11 Jun 2013 6:57am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

This is so much fun, what a clever idea for a mailbox.

11 Jun 2013 7:23am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Wow brilliant, great processing too Ruthie. Happy Silly Tuesday

11 Jun 2013 7:26am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Wonderful idea........

11 Jun 2013 7:29am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Happy Silly Tuesday....
Beautiful processing here, well done.

11 Jun 2013 7:44am

franz from Baden, Austria

striking processing, very convincing for me! i love doing these things, too ... ;-)

11 Jun 2013 8:32am

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

great mailbox, and a superb way to see it as you have here !~

11 Jun 2013 8:46am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Fantastic idea ! Lovely found ! Phil

11 Jun 2013 9:00am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Great framing and colors of this original mailbox !! Happy St !

11 Jun 2013 9:04am

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

Very nice selection of colors, the mailbox is beautiful, excelent framing.
Great shot for ST.
Have a good day and Happy ST.

11 Jun 2013 9:20am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

excellent :)

11 Jun 2013 9:37am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Coolest mailbox I have seen.. Happy ST!

11 Jun 2013 9:50am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Now, that's one cool mailbox! Fabulous find and the selective coloring works beautifully, Ruthie.

11 Jun 2013 10:15am

thami from Fez, Morocco

Un bleu pour mieux fendre les flots!
Bonne journée lumineuse!

11 Jun 2013 10:22am

Emma G from Auckland, New Zealand

that is fantastic...can't say that I have ever seen an outboard mailbox before but it is v cool! Happy ST!

11 Jun 2013 10:35am

Devi from Chennai, India

Great idea and lovely shot !!!!

11 Jun 2013 10:52am

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Une très belle désaturation!! et super bien vu!!!!!

11 Jun 2013 12:02pm

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

wonderful idea

11 Jun 2013 12:08pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Ha! Brilliant idea for a mail box and very creative treatment as well. I wonder if the post arrives any faster!

11 Jun 2013 12:34pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Haha! What a creative idea!!!

11 Jun 2013 12:47pm

jean pierre from paris, France

super!! et elle rapporte le courrier toute seule!!! amitiés

11 Jun 2013 12:54pm

Jeff from Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom

Does the postman come round on a jet ski ????.

11 Jun 2013 2:17pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

The things people will do! That is funny Ruthie, I too like the selective coloring with this photo... Happy ST and enjoy your day!

11 Jun 2013 3:02pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine shot of this clever use of an boat motor. The processing and spot color is very impressive.

11 Jun 2013 3:13pm

tataray from france, France

ha ha ... joyeux mardi ... :))))))))))))))))

11 Jun 2013 4:48pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel moteur géniale captage et vue sueprbe.
amitié

11 Jun 2013 5:22pm

Lydia.Dd from Paris, France

A funny one !

11 Jun 2013 5:31pm

Helene from Loire Atlantique, France

çà c'est du moteur !!

11 Jun 2013 5:37pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Happy ST Ruthie :-)

11 Jun 2013 5:58pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

It made me smile your comment. Thank you very much for a good image that speaks of human feelings as in all parts of the world ... Thank you very much for the good humor! A hug, Adela

11 Jun 2013 6:12pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

OMG!! What an ingenious creation with this boat motor!! They must be the envy of the neighborhood! Excellent selective coloring achieved here! Now it's got me thinking how to make a "camera mailbox." Maybe have the "zoom lens" be the mailbox while the camera body is attached to that? :-)

11 Jun 2013 6:12pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

qu'est-ce qu'on peut trouver comme imagination chez certains.

11 Jun 2013 6:17pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Creative mailbox and great effect with your selective color; makes a very attractive photo!

11 Jun 2013 6:17pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

That is certainly one of a kind type of mailbox! A wonderful image! Happy ST!

11 Jun 2013 6:44pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

:) very nice & amazing!!!!
so beautiful frame, lights & selective color!

11 Jun 2013 6:56pm

Patrick M. from Lille, France

Excellent , c'est une boite au lettre !

11 Jun 2013 7:28pm

yo from Ile de France, France

Deux idées très originales : la tienne et celle de tes voisins !
Happy ST !

11 Jun 2013 7:36pm

destani from Iran

Excellent capture!

11 Jun 2013 8:15pm

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

excelente presentacion, muy buen trabajo!!

11 Jun 2013 8:29pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Nice image, Happy ST !

11 Jun 2013 8:39pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

I like it !!!

11 Jun 2013 8:58pm

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Wow love that blue... Great selective colour, amazing!

11 Jun 2013 9:21pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Haha, great mail box, happy ST

11 Jun 2013 9:31pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Wow crazy idea, but gorgeous! Say hello to the neighbors I got a to laugh! Went to the a moment before I realized picture content!;-))))Haleja.

Happy ST to you,my friend!

11 Jun 2013 9:56pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

The most original mail box I've ever seen ;-))) Excellent shot ...
Happy ST ...

11 Jun 2013 9:57pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Too funny. Happy Silly Tuesday!

11 Jun 2013 10:16pm

Jeremy from Ridgedale, United States

Clever shot and mailbox. I love the colors!

11 Jun 2013 10:41pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

cool mailbox. very nice selective color

11 Jun 2013 11:05pm

jeffrey from Haydenville, United States

great capture and great processing!

11 Jun 2013 11:17pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Must have been an Evinrude dealer at some point. Cool shot.

11 Jun 2013 11:21pm

Abena from Illinois, United States

Haha never heard of that one before! Happy st! a great find for today and the blues are excellent too:))

12 Jun 2013 12:46am

Sharon Pleasants from Monroe, Louisiana, United States

Very original shot and mailbox! I love the selected blue.

12 Jun 2013 1:56am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is funny. And terrific processing.

12 Jun 2013 4:15am

Céline from New York, United States

Nice selective desaturation!

12 Jun 2013 4:48am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Clever people, those Swanson's, and I like your selective color version of this image.

16 Jun 2013 12:53am