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Featured in Just Lines in 2008 and in All about Water March 2009.

Top Ten image in the “Black and White” challenge of All about Water 2009.


lake, water, white, black, structure, top, alexander, ten, schilf, friederike


  • jcmontgomery
    jcmontgomeryalmost 6 years ago

    Having this in black and white truly offers the viewer the sense of “natural chaos”. I really like the contrasts in this composition.

  • THANK YOU!!! ;o))

    – Friederike Alexander

  • Ranald
    Ranaldalmost 6 years ago

    I love the simplicity yet the complexity.

  • Thanks a lot! Really!! ;-))……….
    Many Greetings, Frida ;o)

    – Friederike Alexander

  • sticky
    stickyover 5 years ago

    Amazin shot………..

  • Thank you so much!! I really appreciate it! :-))…

    – Friederike Alexander

  • Bradley Nichol
    Bradley Nicholover 5 years ago
    • Superb high contrast image with a ton of feeling:
  • Thanks so much for another feature and the wonderful compliment!!! I am very happy that you like it!! :-))

    – Friederike Alexander

  • Paul Davis
    Paul Davisover 5 years ago

    Simply awesome and stunning!

  • Thank you so much!!! It makes me very happy that you like it!! Thank you for stopping by ;-)….! :-))

    – Friederike Alexander

  • Isa Rodriguez
    Isa Rodriguezover 5 years ago

    absolutely brilliant! perfect title .. wonderful find..

  • Thank you so much!!! Thanks for the great compliment, I truly appreciate it!!! :-))

    – Friederike Alexander

  • dlmorrow
    dlmorrowover 5 years ago

    Excellent!! The B&W does indeed allow for better scrutiny and investigation of this shot. Well done. AND Congratulations on the feature!!

  • Thank you very much!!! That’s a great compliment!! Thanks so much!! :-))

    – Friederike Alexander

  • Michelle Boyer
    Michelle Boyerover 5 years ago

    Love the contrast

  • Thank you very much!! :-))

    – Friederike Alexander

  • Rémi Bridot
    Rémi Bridotover 5 years ago

    Superbe !!!

  • Thank you so much!!! :-))

    – Friederike Alexander

  • Cody Grimsrud
    Cody Grimsrudover 5 years ago

    very striking, and as others have said chaotic, yet so simple…
    i like the shadows on top of the water.

  • Thanks very much!!

    – Friederike Alexander

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