This might look like something from a steel foundry, but it’s just a ….. CAN YOU GUESS WHAT IT IS?
DRUM ROLL … victory music. The joint winners are Bevellee and Helen Corr. This depicts red strip lighting under a metal bench in the Bourke Street Mall, here in Melbourne. Thank you to everyone who took part!
This was taken without a tripod, late at night in December 2008. The low-wattage red strip lighting is installed in a rectangular recess underneath each of the metallic benches, giving them a space-age glow.
I did not submit this to the BENCHES group because it would have been a giveaway clue while everyone was trying to solve this contest!
I do not crop, enhance or post-edit my images in any way. Shot with a Pentax K100D, using a 70-300mm lens. F5.6, 1/8 sec, ISO 800, focal length 88mm.
Featured in BENCHES, October 2009.