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Going home

Going home.

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mal

Going home

Going home.

All the best
mal

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Preciosa.
  • Ray
  • Thailand
  • 9 Sep 2009, 01:22
Maverick!

No bicycling helmet.

He's a moth...drawn to the bright light...got his hair burnt off last trip, but is ever the optimist...
Excellente light!!! I really like the "textures" on the left wall.
He is biking to the light or away from the darkness ??

Nice pic
  • zed
  • Australia
  • 9 Sep 2009, 03:37
Wonderful Mal
riding into the abyss...
If this were much darker, I'd smell the Zone from Tarkovsky's "Stalker". smile
  • Pinto
  • India
  • 9 Sep 2009, 05:26
Wonderful capture Mal.
  • SAVO
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 9 Sep 2009, 06:28
Cycling into the unknown. Lovely lovely smile
Great shooting angle. In away the burn out in the tunnel exit really helps.

richard
Nice one Mal. I think he's about to experience a close encountertongue
  • Brian
  • Melbourne
  • 9 Sep 2009, 08:56
Possibly 'into the light' for some it is the same thing
Just wonderful Mal. I like the angle!
  • Mary MacADNski
  • Beautiful Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • 9 Sep 2009, 11:42
Oh the symbolism! Gave me shivers to think this was his last ride.
  • vintage
  • Brisbane Australia
  • 9 Sep 2009, 11:58
Mal this is an excellent photo
  • kimera
  • Spain
  • 9 Sep 2009, 12:30
follow the white light!
good perspective
Excellent Mal and good to see you back with us.
Hope I'm this fit when I go to my maker!
reminds me of that hour or so in the tunnel next to Elland road i spent, i put one very similar in the trash can lol,

only joking, a peach of a shot Malsmile
good work here--love the angle and the blown out light at the "end of the tunnel"....
Excellent shot. when I grow up I want to be like you, the problem is that I am 43 years old smile.
Fantástica
  • Philine
  • Germany
  • 10 Sep 2009, 14:11
a fantastic pic- the slightly obliquous angle, the illusion to be in movement like the bicyclist himself, the open perspective/ 'open future'- full of light and optimism (after having passed a dark tunnel?) - but I'm not sure: "going home"? I wish it for him and her...for it is wonderful to know where you are at home and where you are welcomed and loved! The lighting is great, also the toning- I very like this photo especially because of this plenty of white light signalizing for me openness and freedom in connection with a warm feeling at home !
  • Louis
  • South Africa
  • 13 Sep 2009, 14:37
The carnival is over.

I am going home, I've done my time.

There is light at the end of his tunnel whichever way.
  • SePp
  • Trier
  • 2 Oct 2009, 11:09
Nice how you captured that moment. Like how he drives into the light
  • Carlos
  • United States
  • 14 Oct 2009, 01:26
Great shot... I sense I may never see the cyclist again.
  • Aussie
  • Australia
  • 20 Nov 2009, 00:14
Love those bricks
  • 25BAR
  • India
  • 9 Apr 2010, 17:24
You have some gr8 photos!
Good Luck!

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