1. eNewsletter Sign Up

Post your BLACK & WHITE Motorcycle PICS HERE

Discussion in 'Photos' started by bburnette21, Sep 11, 2010.

  1. Geschift

    Geschift Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2006
    Oddometer:
    597
    Location:
    The Netherlands Langedijk
    In the area of Alkmaar, the Netherlands.
    Adjustments.jpg
    alpina, 2up ADV, Uke and 3 others like this.
  2. Chickenstrip

    Chickenstrip Long timer

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2008
    Oddometer:
    1,682
    Location:
    NYC
    ^ Nice pic and nice bike ... Pegasos (Pegasi?) are tempting.
  3. doc moses

    doc moses fearlessly flatulent

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2008
    Oddometer:
    369
    Location:
    east central Ohio
    showing off my mastery of foreground clutter (with the milk crate) Canon EOS R with an RF 24-105 lens at 4.0 aperture priority. Desaturated post process obviously. DP0A0626.JPG
  4. NZRalphy

    NZRalphy I'm not half as good as I think I thought I was

    Joined:
    May 14, 2011
    Oddometer:
    1,199
    Location:
    South of the North, NZ
    Mate great photo, put a fuel tank (or other parts) and a few hand tools by the crate and it would be a winner
    doc moses likes this.
  5. doc moses

    doc moses fearlessly flatulent

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2008
    Oddometer:
    369
    Location:
    east central Ohio
    lets try this again. assortment of '75 models. DP0A0698.JPG
  6. ORexpat

    ORexpat Oregon Expatriate

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2007
    Oddometer:
    3,618
    Location:
    West of Seattle . . .
    Sweet. NZRalphy must be proud!

    Truthfully, much better still life than a bowl of fruit!
    Chickenstrip and doc moses like this.
  7. doc moses

    doc moses fearlessly flatulent

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2008
    Oddometer:
    369
    Location:
    east central Ohio
    Thank you. I was actually timing the motoplat (which will probably die as soon as I start the bike) and thought... lets see what happens if I leave tools all over and then take a pic. I think NZRalphy had some good ideas.
  8. NZRalphy

    NZRalphy I'm not half as good as I think I thought I was

    Joined:
    May 14, 2011
    Oddometer:
    1,199
    Location:
    South of the North, NZ
    The inclusion of the glasses is brilliant - it adds a human touch and it leaves me with a story "I wonder what he was doing". Top job!

    Next take?? this could add a bit of pop...go put a light behind the closest bike, hide it so it can't be seen and shield it (perhaps use a torch) so it doesn't light the background (the black background is good) it may add a bit of a hard-edge-definition. Or I could be wrong :)

    Are you shooting in RAW? In post process I would decrease the exposure a wee bit, up the contrast a wee bit, then brush-burn back exposure (bikes, tyres, top of the tank) to 10% of the photo, a wee bit of definition to all, and a wee dark vignette. :)
  9. NZRalphy

    NZRalphy I'm not half as good as I think I thought I was

    Joined:
    May 14, 2011
    Oddometer:
    1,199
    Location:
    South of the North, NZ
    Here is what I did

    Attached Files:

  10. rixcafe

    rixcafe Been here awhile Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2007
    Oddometer:
    449
    Location:
    Durham, NC
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
    alpina, Uke, Chickenstrip and 3 others like this.
  11. ishmac

    ishmac Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2011
    Oddometer:
    706
    Location:
    Central Scotland
    alpina, Uke, dyrtybyrd and 3 others like this.
  12. stevee

    stevee Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2007
    Oddometer:
    699
    The Pathfinder, parked up on a single track road near Compton Abdale........

    [​IMG]

    The Panzer, parked up on the B4450 heading towards Churchill from Chipping Norton......

    [​IMG]


    Cheating slightly with this one, as it does include a little colour.......the Panzer once more, this time parked on the edge of a field in the Cornbury Park Estate...

    [​IMG]

    Steve
    mjfields_228, ishmac, Uke and 5 others like this.
  13. Geschift

    Geschift Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2006
    Oddometer:
    597
    Location:
    The Netherlands Langedijk
    There stood a castle here up untill 1756 when it got broken down for some reason (leaving the gatehouse intact).
    In 1990 the villagers had the castle rebuild via a steal frame ... and it brilliant!
    More information can be found http://www.uniastatebears.nl/geschiedenis/unia
    Adjustments.jpg
  14. HarveyMushman

    HarveyMushman Long timer Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 21, 2002
    Oddometer:
    19,753
    Location:
    LoCo, Virginia, USA
  15. KYMike

    KYMike Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2010
    Oddometer:
    363
    Location:
    Elizabethtown, KY
    My new-to-me R1200RT.

    P1000048.JPG
    Chickenstrip likes this.
  16. alpina

    alpina God looks after drunks and fools. Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 24, 2007
    Oddometer:
    391
    Location:
    Denver
    Posted this 2 years ago but still think it's pretty cool. G0050018bw11x14.jpg
  17. Kampfire

    Kampfire Trucky on two wheels

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2012
    Oddometer:
    633
    Location:
    Napa. California- U.S.A.
    [​IMG]
    alpina likes this.
  18. alpina

    alpina God looks after drunks and fools. Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 24, 2007
    Oddometer:
    391
    Location:
    Denver
    P1020019bw.jpg
    red-bull, ishmac, William42 and 6 others like this.
  19. Lee F

    Lee F Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2012
    Oddometer:
    466
    Location:
    SW Iowa
    MOA Falling Leaf Rally sometime in the 90s.
    Falling Leaf Rally - Copy.jpg
  20. HarveyMushman

    HarveyMushman Long timer Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 21, 2002
    Oddometer:
    19,753
    Location:
    LoCo, Virginia, USA