An old wooden bulk carrying barge sits gradually fading into the mud of the River Medway among other wrecks at Hoo in Kent, UK.

Canon EOS1000D RAW image processed using Topaz Adjust and converted to black and white in Photoshop CS5.


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  • JeannieBlue
    JeannieBlueover 1 year ago

    Beautiful, emotive shot.

  • Thanks Jeannie and thanks for the fave :-)

    – Dave Godden

  • kalaryder
    kalaryderover 1 year ago

    Great find and capture

  • Thanks Kal – I’ll load some more there must be a dozen or so there!

    – Dave Godden

  • sarnia2
    sarnia2over 1 year ago

  • Wow thanks very much Sarnia :-)

    – Dave Godden

  • james smith
    james smithover 1 year ago

    Great find Dave! Reminds me of a fish that’s been cleaned with just the head and skeleton left behind ;-)
    Guess you have to be a fisherman to see all that LOL

  • I’m not but I see what you mean James – thanks for the comment :-)

    – Dave Godden

  • trobe
    trobeover 1 year ago

    You have been picked for our April features. Brilliant Work!

  • Thanks very much indeed :-)

    – Dave Godden

  • Kerry Dunstone
    Kerry Dunstoneover 1 year ago

    Beautiful texture and detail, really grabs your attention!

  • Thanks for commenting Kerry – appreciated.

    – Dave Godden

  • cullodenmist
    cullodenmistabout 1 year ago

    Chosen for Clarity / Composition / Monotone / and Feeling.

  • Thanks very much Larry :-)

    – Dave Godden

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