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Posted by
Daryl Johnson (Worcester Park, United Kingdom) on 3 September 2008 in Cityscape & Urban.

Okayama Station shopping mall.

I apologise in advance if I'm tardy with commenting on your blogs or returning comments during the week... I will get to you though!

Observing from West Cheshire, United Kingdom

Super cool shot, love the shine and BW tones.

3 Sep 2008 12:03pm

@Observing: Thank you Mike!

Laurie from Lincoln, United States

cool! I like how the b/w catches the lights here. very noir-looking image. Nice image!

3 Sep 2008 1:53pm

@Laurie: Thank you Laurie!

Jeff from Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom

Man that floor looks like liquid love it.

3 Sep 2008 2:37pm

@Jeff: Cheers Jeff!

Lorraine from United States

Wow check out the 'chic' really well done the lighting is superb, floor is wonderful and I love the distant shoppers, you know your angles :)

3 Sep 2008 3:06pm

@Lorraine: Thank you Lorraine!

Dawn Sutherland from Phoenix, United States

Classy, I wonder what it looked like in color.

3 Sep 2008 4:23pm

@Dawn Sutherland: Thanks Dawn. I'll send you a colour one to see!

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

The b&w makes it a very cool shot. It puts the emphasis on the shopper.

3 Sep 2008 4:38pm

@Michael Rawluk: Thanks Michael!

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Like the contrasted B&W for this one, the floor showed to advantage by the composition is fantastic and make the picture.

3 Sep 2008 5:43pm

@Evelyne Dubos: Thanks Evelyne!

Marco from Verbania, Italy

hi !! great composition, and contrast...well done...

3 Sep 2008 7:44pm

@Marco: Cheers Marco!

Benoit Darrieux from Clermont Ferrand, France

Very nice effect. How to change a very commun scene on an interesting picture ! thanks

3 Sep 2008 9:01pm

@Benoit Darrieux: Thank you Benoit!

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

I like the high contrast b&w.

3 Sep 2008 10:52pm

@Twelvebit: Cheers Twelvebit!

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

I like it. Beautiful BW picture.

4 Sep 2008 2:05am

@akarui: Thanks akarui!

Anthony Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

The B+W works well in this,I love the flooring.

4 Sep 2008 5:42am

@Anthony Lambert: Thank you Anthony!

Erik from Amersfoort, Netherlands

Nice sort, very nice POV and perspective, cool work !

4 Sep 2008 6:50am

@Erik: Cheers Erik!

Ian Bramham from Manchester, United Kingdom

lovely photo Daryl!...the darkness with accents of light really work well and add drama

4 Sep 2008 7:19am

@Ian Bramham: Thanks Ian!

bisha from Saitama, Japan

The B&W creates a fabulous mood.

4 Sep 2008 11:01am

@bisha: Thanks bisha!

Vink from Grasse - French riviera, France

Nice b&w shot !

4 Sep 2008 5:09pm

@Vink: Thanks Vink!

Makoto from Sapporo, Japan

Great contrast. Nice shot!

6 Sep 2008 3:22am

@Makoto: Thank you Makoto!

dj.tigersprout from San Bruno, CA, United States

wonderful light and textures here!

9 Sep 2008 1:23am

@dj.tigersprout: Thanks dj.tigersprout!

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

Is the wood floor a sign of an expensive shop?

16 Sep 2008 2:56am

@Twelvebit: No, just a design choice; this is in the train station.