Weekly Photo Challenge: One Shot, Two Ways

Gate and Rope

Gate and Rope

This week’s photo challenge asks us to show one shot from two different aspects, using landscape and portrait. One thing I learned here today is that I do not use a lot of the portrait orientation for photography, I seem to have gotten stuck in landscape somewhere along the line.  I’ve got more work to do here.

greengate

An awakening for me.

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About Angeline M

Love to travel, read, garden. I am a nurse case manager working in Disease Management. Photos of locations visited are personal file photos.
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32 Responses to Weekly Photo Challenge: One Shot, Two Ways

  1. ChgoJohn says:

    Oh, to live in a climate where wrought iron birds of paradise adorn gates! Nice shots, Angeline, and perfect for the challenge.

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  3. munchow says:

    A very nice solution to the challenge. I really like your vertical version, gives more food to thoughts. Generally I think a lot of people get stuck in the landscape orientation – included myself…

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  4. happyface313 says:

    Lovely shots! 🙂

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  5. joshi daniel says:

    very different perspectives 🙂

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  6. frizztext says:

    I like the first,
    the contrast:
    horizontal ropes
    vs. vertical greens …

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    • Angeline M says:

      Thanks, Frizz. That’s exactly what I was concentrating on in the shot, the ropes and hooks they’re attached to. In retrospect, I now would have zoomed in on those points. Guess I’ll just have to fly back to Hawaii for more photos.

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  7. Woolly Muses says:

    I think you have done a great job with this challenge Angeline. And you are probably not alone focussing on landscape photography.

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  8. Patti Kuche says:

    Two very different perspectives! Love the tones in both!

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  10. Sonel says:

    Great take on the challenge Angeline! Lovely gate and love the colour! 😀

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  11. Madhu says:

    You did great with this one though! Love the tropical view through the bird of paradise gate 🙂

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  12. Paula says:

    This is very interesting, Angeline 🙂 The portrait one reveals more and I prefer it to your landscape 🙂

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    • Angeline M says:

      Thanks, Paula. You know, in looking through my photos that have one shot both landscape and portrait, I am seeing this very thing, and will have to consider using portrait more often.

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  13. I prefer the bottom shot because it contains more of the background and creates a sense of depth in the photo.

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  14. thirdeyemom says:

    I noticed the same thing Angeline! Almost all my shots are landscape! Funny isn’t it. I still need to put together my post but I’m glad I’m not the only one who uses more landscape shots. I guess I prefer it that way! 🙂

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