The Presence by Ian English

605 Views 23 Favourites 28 Sept 11
Dead pigeon in foreground and pigeon poo filling the stairs. Many rats shared the living space.

Nikon D700 24-70 f2.8 lens
ISO 400 f11 @24mm

Background image 5 shot HDR 1 stop apart processed in Photomatix Pro
Ghost image studio shot processed in CS3

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I’m a Sydney based photographer. Photographic interests are the outdoors, people, action, HDR and creative works as well as pretty much everything I guess.

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  • etienneUK
    etienneUKabout 5 years ago

    Thank you for sharing your work with the Photomatix HDR Group. This wonderful example of a Photomatix-processed image has been accepted into the Group!

  • Thanks Etienne!

    – Ian English

  • njordphoto
    njordphotoabout 5 years ago

    Well done!

  • Thanks William.

    – Ian English

  • Susan  Kimball
    Susan Kimballabout 5 years ago

    Wonderful work!

  • Cheers Susan.

    – Ian English

  • carol brandt
    carol brandtabout 5 years ago

    Well shot and processed. Looks like blood dripping down the stairs. Terrific image and ghost.

  • Thanks Carol, glad you like it!

    – Ian English

  • zumi
    zumiabout 5 years ago

    beauty! love the comp, the touches and the presence…lol

  • Thanks zumi I enjoyed creating the presence!

    – Ian English

  • Nicola Smith
    Nicola Smithabout 5 years ago

    beautiful love it!

  • Thanks Citizen, appreciate your comment and thanks for the fav.

    – Ian English

  • DWBphotography
    DWBphotographyabout 5 years ago

    What an emotive haunting image…awesome work

  • G’day David. Thanks so much.

    – Ian English

  • reececarnley
    reececarnleyabout 5 years ago


  • Thanks reece

    – Ian English

  • Gary Gurr
    Gary Gurrabout 5 years ago

    Great work Ian.

  • Appreciate that Gary, thanks.

    – Ian English

  • pennphotography
    pennphotographyabout 5 years ago

    Love it! Love it! Love it! Love it! Love it! This is awesome!! If only it was real haha

  • “Dead” right Penn ;)) Thanks so much.

    – Ian English

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