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December 30, 2004
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the sweet balance of vinyl by ssilence the sweet balance of vinyl by ssilence
This is a photo from my gramophone. I love the crackle, the resonant Sound, the flair of the old voices. Real music are full with love and everyone who know it should see this small message in this photo. I have got a record from the '30s, an old german song, and I love it!

This is dedicated to all who love the soul of music...
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wow, this is so beautiful! I love the composition and your use of space is really well done. The overall focus is also well done, I feel like it's not as well focused but the grainy look it's giving off actually really works with the photograph. It complements the crackle and grain heard on an old vinyl. Another thing I really appreciate are the volume of light versus dark in this piece. It works wonderfully with the overall picture and gives the needle a bit more character and personality. I really love this piece! You did a fantastic job on this!
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MelikeBAt Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
slophoto Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014  Professional Photographer
it has been a very long time since i saw and favorited this shot... just wanted to write another comment.  i always feel as if i can almost hear the music here.  feels good, thanks :)
rocketdesigner Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2013
Love this shot. I show it to the grandikids and they ask, "What is that?" Then the long explaination starts and the vinyl comes off the shelf. Thanks for sharing.
CODsnyper Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2013
Love the shot! :D
daxusx Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2012
:iconburningheartplz:this is pretty good!!:squee::iconburningheartplz:
bikerboy Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2012
:thumbsup: Really love how well you can see all the lines on the record and how clear the needle is!
wincliff Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2012
Brilliant !
timid-wolf Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I gotta agree. Beautiful close-up. This picture is so simple and yet so deep
RizzoPhotos Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2012  Professional Photographer
This is a great photo for any lover of vinyl. Amazing Shot.
chaoshengzhe Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2011
beautiful shot =)
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