I went down to St Kilda (Australia) with Cas today for a shoot. The sun was out and Spring appears to have made a comeback in Melbourne. This is St Kilda pier, the building at the end is a club house. The pier is one of the areas many landmarks.

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Original shot layered with textures courtesy of Kevin Bergen – thanks mate! Edited in Photoshop CS4

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blue, blur, building, lensbaby, parmi, path, pier, st kilda, texture, tunnel vision, photomanipulation, manipulation, grunge, scratch, haze, shadow, dark, stain, mark, dust, layer, andrew, paranavitana, nostalgic, nostalgia, old, worn, framed

Andrew is a Melbourne born, independent photographic artist who has exhibited and sold works globally.

Recreating the world as we forgot it..

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Comments

  • Cathy  Walker
    Cathy Walkeralmost 4 years ago

    fabulous texture and blur, gorgeous image!

  • Cathy, thank you so much!!

    – Andrew Paranavitana

  • Erika Gouws
    Erika Gouwsalmost 4 years ago

    Love it!

  • Cheers Erika, thanks a lot!

    – Andrew Paranavitana

  • SPFisher
    SPFisheralmost 4 years ago

    timeless, beautiful

  • Thanks so much Simone :)

    – Andrew Paranavitana

  • vampvamp
    vampvampalmost 4 years ago

    nicely done man!

  • Thanks heaps matey!!

    – Andrew Paranavitana

  • Melissa Drummond
    Melissa Drummondalmost 4 years ago

    That’s cool, Andrew – love the effect from the lensbaby.

  • Thanks a lot Mel! I’m addicted to the effects it creates!!

    – Andrew Paranavitana

  • Lorraine Creagh
    Lorraine Creaghalmost 4 years ago

    Oh, this is fabulous mate! The lamp posts, the blurred figures. Has to be a fave for me.

  • Ah thanks so much mate!! Really appreciate it :)

    – Andrew Paranavitana

  • buttonpresser
    buttonpresseralmost 4 years ago

    Love this very impressionistic

  • Thanks so much Dave!

    – Andrew Paranavitana

  • amko
    amkoalmost 4 years ago

    Love what you’ve made here A. Great comp and such soft dreamy colours and textures. :))

  • Thanks a lot A! Really appreciate it :)

    – Andrew Paranavitana

  • Komang
    Komangalmost 4 years ago

    wow great capture, full of meaning

  • Thanks so much Komang!!

    – Andrew Paranavitana

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenalmost 4 years ago

    Gorgeous Image…Looks Like it was a Beautiful Day in Melbourne Today … :-)

  • Thank you very much Carol! Melbourne was a great place to be today!! :)

    – Andrew Paranavitana

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