“I was never coached; I was never told how to hold a bat.”
- Sir Donald Bradman.

Green Bronze statue by Robert Hannaford.
Adelaide Oval, South Australia.
(with St. Peters Cathedral in the background).

Pentax DS – 18-55mm (at 20mm).
F3.5, 1/1500sec, ISO 200
B&W conversion in CS2.



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  • GlennAlderson
    GlennAldersonover 6 years ago

    Great B&W image of The Don, well captured.

    “I was coached & I was told how to hold a bat & I still cant hit a ball”

  • carol brandt
    carol brandtover 6 years ago

    Great shot, great angle, great sky and tone distribution, the figure of Bradman dwarfing a cathedral. Well done!

  • reflexio
    reflexioover 6 years ago

    Excellent capture, As a cricket tragic I’ve been wondering how to get the best shot of this. I think you have saved me the trouble.

  • Steven Novak
    Steven Novakover 6 years ago

    Fantastic shot. Wonderful composition.

  • RSart
    RSartover 6 years ago

    perfect in b/w. beautiful shapes and angles.. among the best

  • Jean M. Laffitau
    Jean M. Laffitauover 6 years ago

    Wonderful lighting, composition and shot!

  • SacredSpace108
    SacredSpace108over 6 years ago

    Great photo. Love the perspective.

  • Kathryn Potempski
    Kathryn Potempskiover 6 years ago

    stunning angle and shot, love the comp.

  • DaLeomatian
    DaLeomatianalmost 6 years ago

    My colour shot..looks feeble compared to this..you have great work here….do your thing and satisfaction shall follow…mainly……..Regards Leo

  • Johnny P
    Johnny Pover 5 years ago

    What a legend, your tones work very nicely here, great job.

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