Pattern Recognition

by Dhamaka

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Sprocket says:

That's a nice little house he's got there - always did fancy myself a waterside property.

The water reflections are brilliant, almost like glass. So does that mean the water is really clean or really dirty?

20th Mar 2007, 15:08

Tori says:

wonderful reflections

20th Mar 2007, 17:46

love the reflections

20th Mar 2007, 18:04

Caine says:

Great reflection shots! I love the top shot.

20th Mar 2007, 18:58

swampdonkeys says:

I love reflections, great pics.

21st Mar 2007, 05:11

Dhamaka says:

Thank you all

Sprocket - It was just the conditions of the day. Although if you want to know the quality of the water, consider that this canal runs through Hackney, Waltham Forest and Newham. Consider also that they're testing for contaminated land on one side and building (or rather tearing things down) on the other....

21st Mar 2007, 06:56

MaggieD says:

Lovely reflections ....

21st Mar 2007, 17:18

taniwha says:

I wonder how far that canal could take you?

21st Mar 2007, 21:51

Dhamaka says:

Thanks Maggie
Taniwha - in one direction to the Thames (about 2 miles). The other direction I'm not sure... yet

21st Mar 2007, 22:45

harimanjaro says:

#2 is awesome. And I love what the coot has done with her place.

21st Mar 2007, 22:56

Dhamaka says:

thank you hari - the reflections had such a strong illusion of depth, they were really spectacular. I would have taken more but there was a really dodgy looking guy following me

22nd Mar 2007, 13:52

taniwha says:

It makes me think that if I ask these questions I really should rent a canal boat

22nd Mar 2007, 16:52

Dhamaka says:

nah.... cycle the towpaths instead..

22nd Mar 2007, 19:06

Those reflections are brilliant!

1st Apr 2007, 21:23

Dhamaka says:

thank you :-)

2nd Apr 2007, 14:39