Gentrification on the march. I walk past this variously derelict, destroyed, dismembered site very frequently. I've never seen a composition emerge until this morning while walking the dog. He was not too happy about the cameraphone break (and this was the 2nd or 3 positions/framings that I tried). He seems more contented to sleep by my side while processing the three image pano, cropped to square.
I was initially inspired by the resemblance in abstract form of this scene to a conventional coastal scene... The rocks, the waves, the clouds, the sky. To my surprise, I found it was realized much better in a cameraphone pano (that I previously shared) taken at night much later. This is the original DSLR pano version.
The later cameraphone version is here: https://plus.google.com/111709710017308986916/posts/XyRUZHLQdU3
Light play that caught my eye and made me run for the closest picture taking box that was handy. DSLR was five feet away for a change. The leaves were dancing wildly in the wind, so I was dramatically boosting the ISO to try to freeze the motion in some of the exposures. In the end, the noise WAS the image and I liked the resemblance to a charcoal drawing.
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