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Just on the outskirts on Newtownards, Co Down, N Ireland along the Portaferry road is the old buildings of Ards Maltings, formerly used for growing barley to be used as malt. This is the second in a series taken there.

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Taken on my Fujifilm S7000 and edited in Photoshop CS5.
Exposure: 1/480sec
F-stop: f7
ISO: 200


newtownards, ards maltings, black and white, industrial

Belfast born and bred photographer now living out in Dundonald, Northern Ireland. Concentrating mainly on Land and Seascapes, Macro and Abstract, my work is shot both in colour and Black & White making use of Adobe Photoshop.

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  • Country  Pursuits
    Country Pursuitsabout 3 years ago

    Great tones Chris.

  • Thank you Richard!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Tony Cave
    Tony Caveabout 3 years ago

    Very nice image Chris, lovely angle & tonal range.

  • Cheers Tony!!

    – Chris Cardwell

    JUSTARTabout 3 years ago

    great shot

  • cheers!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Kornrawiee
    Kornrawieeabout 3 years ago

    “Everyday many not be a good one,
    but there is something good in every day.”
    said by an unknown author
    So creative artwork from great idea:)
    Best regards,

  • Food for thought there!! Thanks for the comment!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Lacey Scarbro
    Lacey Scarbroabout 3 years ago

    BRILLIANT tones.
    Excellent perspective.
    Daunting, almost, with the angles & the sky…despite what it is!
    Vibrantly tactile!

  • …and what a fantastic comment! Im blushing at that! Thanks so much for that! :-)

    – Chris Cardwell

  • ragman
    ragmanabout 3 years ago

    (now why didn’t I see that!)

  • Thank you! As you said, its the 80/20 rule. Will definately have to pay that place a visit again!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • ragman
    ragmanabout 3 years ago

    …. your best capture yet IMHO

  • ..and thank you very much!! Thats very kind of you!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Krystal Cunningham
    Krystal Cunnin...about 3 years ago

    Hey, I know where this is :) Great shot!

  • Thank you Krystal! Its a great (hidden) location!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Andrew Paranavitana
    Andrew Paranav...almost 3 years ago

    Wow, such an ominous feel to this one, love the toning and angle!

  • Thank you so much! Really glad you like it!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Sheila Laurens
    Sheila Laurensalmost 3 years ago

    …we have an old Maltings in Shrewsbury too… nice piece of history XX

  • Really? Nice one! Do you have any pics of it?

    – Chris Cardwell

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