Manchester's Industrial Architecture  by Stephen Knowles

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Taken on the Bridgewater canal, in Manchester city centre, England. In the height of the industrial revolution barges would sail up from Liverpool docks to unload and load goods. The building now is used by ‘Key 103 radio’

Taken in RAW and in manual mode a Nikon D300s and a Sigma 10-20 wide-angle lens, set at a focal length of 20mm. Other settings include an ISO value of 280, F5.6 and a shutter speed of 1/30th sec.
Converted into black and white in Adobe RAW and CS5.


stephenknowles, manchester, key 103, radio, water, reflections, windows, black and white, arches, nikon, uk, europe, european, england, north west, shapes, raw, sigma

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  • Tere Troya
    Tere Troyaabout 1 year ago

    A beautiful shot!

  • Thanks Teresita

    – Stephen Knowles

  • Paul Pasco
    Paul Pascoabout 1 year ago

    Great symmetry, reflection and patterns.

  • Thanks for the comment Paul, it’s much appreciated.

    – Stephen Knowles

  • Karen Checca
    Karen Checcaabout 1 year ago


  • Hi Karen, thanks so much for the feature.

    – Stephen Knowles

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