Spectral Gesture

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© James Goncalves
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Water does amazing things with the direction of light, doesn't it? This was a bike I came across that was sitting at the bottom of a canal.

Any comments are appreciated!

37 responses

  • Bruce Miller

    Bruce Miller (Deleted) gave props (13 Sep 2009):

    Wow, wow. GREAT shot!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Cjor

    Cjor said (15 Sep 2009):

    Dreamy and weird. Nice shot.

  • Sean Lee

    Sean Lee gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    this is too cool!

  • Bert Happel

    Bert Happel gave props (17 Sep 2009):

    Spooky! Suddenly I have the music in my head of Miss Gulch riding her bike in the tornado....

  • Ewa James

    Ewa James said (18 Sep 2009):

    This is just fab. Great find and so well spotted. Thats the art.

  • Matt Lovejoy

    Matt Lovejoy gave props (19 Sep 2009):

    Great photo, I love the contrast from the lighting!

  • Gary Joseph Cohen כוהן

    Gary Joseph Cohen כוהן (Deleted) gave props (21 Sep 2009):

    Submit this to the biking walking contest. Go to the JPG blog for details.

  • Jalil Damdami-Guédira

    Jalil Damdami-Guédira gave props (22 Sep 2009):


  • riverS

    riverS (Deleted) said (23 Sep 2009):

    excellent! bravo

  • Simon Sawyer

    Simon Sawyer gave props (23 Sep 2009):

    excellent shot, good contrast

  • Leilani Winslade

    Leilani Winslade gave props (25 Sep 2009):

    great shot, really love the distortion and the b&w gives it an ethereal effect.

  • Marie-Suzanne Nunes

    Marie-Suzanne Nunes gave props (8 Oct 2009):

    Fantastic capture!

  • Allen Freeman

    Allen Freeman gave props (26 Oct 2009):

    Great find and shot. Underwater biking!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (18 Nov 2009):

    Perfect to theme!!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (18 Nov 2009):

    Perfect to theme!!

  • sara sarasara

    sara sarasara (Deleted) said (20 Nov 2009):

    I had a dream and the bike was in the same posture! lovely photo

  • Maria Rendon

    Maria Rendon gave props (3 Dec 2009):

    Amazing shot!!

  • David Fullman

    David Fullman gave props (7 Dec 2009):

    Lovely shot.

  • Cecil Brissette

    Cecil Brissette gave props (12 Dec 2009):

    well done , very nice image


    LAMBERT CARRASCO said (14 Dec 2009):

    great shot

  • jan-louise haller

    jan-louise haller gave props (14 Dec 2009):

    I LOVE this one !

  • paolo mori

    paolo mori gave props (15 Dec 2009):


  • eric cahan

    eric cahan (Deleted) gave props (16 Dec 2009):

    awesome shot. a favorite.

  • Christopher Jacobsmeyer

    Christopher Jacobsmeyer said (30 Dec 2009):

    This is wonderful! It looks like an abstract painting!

  • Nina Huettmann

    Nina Huettmann gave props (4 Jan 2010):

    so so cool, well done! :o)

  • Elyseo

    Elyseo said (14 Feb 2010):

    fantastic shot!!!

  • Cary Silverman

    Cary Silverman gave props (15 Apr 2010):


  • Eric Cook

    Eric Cook said (15 Apr 2010):

    Wonderful photo. It reminds me of The Wizard of Oz (when woman who turns out to be the Wicked Witch is riding the bike during the tornado).

    ...poor bike.

  • Maria Mutch

    Maria Mutch (Deleted) gave props (15 Apr 2010):

    A great, painterly find--well done!

  • Jeff Ebner

    Jeff Ebner (Deleted) gave props (17 Apr 2010):


  • Paula Burgoon

    Paula Burgoon said (18 Apr 2010):


  • Julie V McKinney

    Julie V McKinney gave props (20 Apr 2010):


  • Miriam Baez

    Miriam Baez said (23 Apr 2010):

    great effect! i love it!

  • Imants Gross

    Imants Gross gave props (22 May 2010):


  • Jay Surfs

    Jay Surfs gave props (19 Oct 2011):


  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (13 Jul 2012):

    Awesome find.

  • Evelyne Schulte

    Evelyne Schulte gave props (7 Nov 2012):

    My vote !

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