Under the Bridge

Inspired by Shaun's under-bridge panoramas, I tried one myself today under the Story Bridge at Kangaroo Point.

This is 8, 18mm shots stitched together with AutoStitch.

View all photos taken: Thursday, 31st May 2007, This photo: 8:48pm

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  • Maki_C30D said:
    heh..from the thumbnail I thought this was a boat:)
    Great perspective!!
  • -spam- said:
    Wow. I tried this once and failed miserably lol
  • David de Groot said:
    Oddly enough, that's exactly what Lea said when she saw it!

    It didn't turn out too bad. Took ages to stitch (autostitch does a wonderful job, but render times can be fairly long once the scene starts to get complicated). Oh, I set the exposure and focus manually off the initial shot (directly above) to try to get some consistency across the whole picture. The Sun was in a bad spot though.
  • benefit of hindsight said:
    Wow from me too - I really like this idea (and the way it turned out)!
  • David de Groot said:
    I'm thinking I should have lightened up the far right a little in post processing... but still, not a bad go. :)
  • yinyang said:
    nice boat......! :-)
  • jillis_ said:
    I happen to know someone who lives under the Story Bridge. It's nice to see the world from his point of view :-)
  • David de Groot said:

    Really ? That'd be a bit noisy... in 1988 there were 75000 cars crossing the bridge daily, that's likely to have risen a fair bit since then.
  • Shaun Johnston said:
    Nice one! Came out well
  • David de Groot said:
    Thanks :) I still like your William Jolly one the best.
  • Computer Science Geek said:
    That's a great point of view!
  • David de Groot said:
    Pretty nifty eh ?
  • Margot- said:
    Another good one, David!
  • Garry' said:
    Very nifty man indeed, this is great stuff. Made me thinking twice....terrific perspective
  • David de Groot said:
    Thanks Margot :)

    Go check out Shaun's shots I linked to above. It's a fun perspective.
  • Oscar & L said:
    Very cool idea and perspective. I agree with the first comment, the small version looks like a boat!
  • The Sage of Shadowdale said:
    Very interesting. In fact, it's making me dizzy - I feel like I'm falling oveeeeeeeeeerrrrrrrr....... <thud>

    But it is a nice canoe....(isn't it?). :-P
  • David de Groot said:
    I can't claim responsibility for the idea, just the execution. :)

    hehehe, I almost fell over taking it! ;-)
  • FrAcTuReD...fOtOs said:
    OMG, I have a sore neck just looking at it David. Great photo/s
  • David de Groot said: