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Pennhurst 15

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 1 June 2014 in Documentary & Street.

A toy left behind
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SONY NEX-C3 2/5 seconds F/11.0 ISO 400 42 mm

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ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

I wonder if the toys have parties there when nobody sees them...
Great shot.

1 Jun 2014 5:06am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It is so lonely. The color is joyful. It is good.

1 Jun 2014 5:32am

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium

Très belle désaturation partielle!!

1 Jun 2014 8:34am

michel creze from le havre, France

Belle désaturation !

Beautiful desaturation!

1 Jun 2014 8:51am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Really suggestive image...

1 Jun 2014 9:36am

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Great capture with the excellent treatment. So impressive image.

1 Jun 2014 9:41am

jean pierre from paris, France

jolie désaturation partielle!! amitiés

1 Jun 2014 9:49am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Startling selective shot

1 Jun 2014 9:52am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful composition, selective color, lighting & textures!
A M A Z I N G !

1 Jun 2014 10:05am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Nice selective color editing done here.

1 Jun 2014 10:25am

gerard1948 from Spain

Wonderful, very nice partial desaturation, the light is magnificent. Great shot.
Have a good Sunday.

1 Jun 2014 10:27am

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

Something out of the Twilight Zone, great work.

1 Jun 2014 11:04am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Yeah:( Good treatment of this:) We used to joke about these places but it ain't funny

1 Jun 2014 11:25am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Joliment présenté.)

1 Jun 2014 11:39am

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

A lonely looking toy is impressive. Nice selective color and processing. Have a nice Sunday, Ruthie. :)

1 Jun 2014 11:58am

Lai Chan See from Singapore, Singapore

Great colour contrast. The place had seen happier days.

1 Jun 2014 12:04pm

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Nice highlighting of the subject! Love the processing!

1 Jun 2014 12:13pm

Don from Spokane, United States

The spot color makes the toy very prominent. Well done.

1 Jun 2014 2:19pm

Devi from Chennai, India

In all it's golden colour, the loneliness still stands out:)

1 Jun 2014 3:23pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Oh ! It's a great processing. Strong light but well worked !

1 Jun 2014 4:12pm

Sathya from Chennai, India

Very strong image. lovely contrast. Fantastic one.

1 Jun 2014 4:15pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Nice processing, excellent effect.

1 Jun 2014 4:23pm

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

very nice

1 Jun 2014 4:56pm

Mohammad/Navvab from shiraz, Iran

great contrast
so nice captured

1 Jun 2014 5:22pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

An image thoughtful! It's great yellow object on black ...! I love it Ruthie! A hug, Adela

1 Jun 2014 5:39pm

thami from Fez, Morocco

Un jaune acidulé presque appétissant !
Bonne fin de journée!

1 Jun 2014 5:48pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Beautiful color and detail. It says a lot about where it came from.

1 Jun 2014 6:05pm

Sam from Chennai, India

A great capture of this lovely yellow toy. Nicely done. :)

1 Jun 2014 6:13pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Trying to figure out what toy it is. The yellow definitely pops out.

1 Jun 2014 7:47pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

The yellow pops in this gray spot.

2 Jun 2014 12:00am

Mirjam from Kyiv, Ukraine

The yellow works so well with the gray.

2 Jun 2014 1:49am

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

Very impressive photographic work Ruthie !! You have balanced the color and B&W so well in this document, and contrast is excellent !! I commend you for your work and dedication on this exercise, it's an interesting series !!

2 Jun 2014 1:53am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Wonderful splash of yellow.

2 Jun 2014 1:57am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is nice selective colour.

2 Jun 2014 2:44am

Langevine from Angers, France


2 Jun 2014 8:06am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

wonder how many years have passed since it was last played with by a child

2 Jun 2014 9:21am