"A good photograph is knowing where to stand" Ansell Adams.

Sunday, May 20, 2012

the brickpit ring walk

Last weekend I visited the brickpit ring walk.
18.5 metres high & 550 metres around, it was built at Homebush when they were preparing for the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
It was built to protect the habitat of the endangered green & golden bell frog.
More info here.

As we wandered around I enjoyed the late afternoon shadows...
Joining in with Shadow Shot Sunday.

13 comments:

  1. Interesting colour tones in these photos! I did not know about the "brick pit"! But I saw this area pre-Olympics when it was only wetlands and mangroves!

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  2. Great variety of shadow shots for the day and I do love the different colors/tones! Hope your weekend is going well!

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  3. Round and round the shadows go,
    Where they stop, I do not know!

    Shadowy Tree Ruins

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  4. I really like the filters you used on these. Nice collection!

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  5. Wherever you go or whatever you do, shadows are always around.

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  6. very cool shadows ... and very interesting link you provided.

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  7. Looks like a neat place to take a walk.

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  8. Hope those frogs are feeling safe....my what big structure you have!
    You caught some great shadows....love that skinny litte stick figure way off in the distance. Good spotting.

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  9. I like that the frogs were deemed worthy of protecting - all the troubles gone to, erecting this walkway. It's a wonderful structure I've not been familiar with until now. I like the perspective in your shots. Very nice shadows too. happy day to you Leanne.

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  10. Thanks for your beautiful contribution to Shadow Shot Sunday!

    Mangoes shadow
    Have a great week ahead.

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  11. It sounds a great place to walk and I love your shots here. Great shadows and love the processing - which app did you use for the shot of your son and the landscape shot? Happy Monday. :)

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    1. Becs, it's hipstamatic, not sure which lens.

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  12. Beautiful photographs, marvellous shadows. I am greeting

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