Author Topic: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.  (Read 3176 times)

Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« on: July 17, 2014, 04:12:44 pm »
Glyder Fawr.


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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2014, 06:03:39 pm »
So are all those big grey lumps actually prog rocks  :)

Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #2 on: August 25, 2014, 06:06:06 pm »
That's a remarkably well defined boundary layer if you don't mind me saying so?

Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #3 on: August 25, 2014, 06:20:17 pm »
I did adjust the lighting, it was looking down towards Harlech at about 6pm and there's nothing photoshopped about the boundary layer. I assume it's a costal effect, possibly a sea breeze front.

Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #4 on: August 25, 2014, 06:27:05 pm »
I did adjust the lighting, it was looking down towards Harlech at about 6pm and there's nothing photoshopped about the boundary layer. I assume it's a costal effect, possibly a sea breeze front.

None was implied (I hope!) I'm sure you'd do no such thing  ;D. Well defined boundary layers are not uncommon,  but they are striking - especially when set against such a rugged landscape.

RJ

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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #5 on: September 19, 2014, 10:12:23 pm »
Very Tangerine Dream.

Here are a couple of lame attempts:

Gatefold:

Sunburst Loch na Keal
by rjevans6, on Flickr
(Mull)

Needs a hobbit or two:

House in the dunes
by rjevans6, on Flickr
(Berneray)

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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #6 on: September 20, 2014, 06:12:09 am »
Glyder Fawr.


A shot of Castell y Gwynt would have been superb with that cloud effect.
Mae angen arnaf i byw, a fe fydda'i

RJ

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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #7 on: October 09, 2014, 10:09:13 pm »
A bit urban, possibly, but hey:


Glasgow reflection 2a
by rjevans6, on Flickr


Glasgow reflection 3
by rjevans6, on Flickr

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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #8 on: October 10, 2014, 07:42:01 pm »
Needs a hobbit or two:

House in the dunes
by rjevans6, on Flickr
(Berneray)
The lizard on the roof is superb!
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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #9 on: October 10, 2014, 09:07:19 pm »
Otter!
Do not clench. It only makes it worse.

RJ

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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #10 on: October 31, 2014, 11:50:22 pm »
From the mid-term Mull break:

Prog1
by rjevans6, on Flickr

Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #11 on: November 23, 2014, 03:47:29 am »



Foldout of a lost Yes album.

Actually Strawberry Hill Beach, Oregon.
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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #12 on: December 02, 2014, 09:13:11 pm »
Another gatefold cover:


Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #13 on: March 08, 2017, 09:18:41 pm »






Son is in Svarlbard for one month , doing glaciology fieldwork, so we are following the University of Svarlbard twitter feed.
I think some of these fit the bill.

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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #14 on: March 09, 2017, 10:03:10 am »
Never mind covers, I reckon they could inspire some music. Is that a walrus spine in the top one?
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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #15 on: March 09, 2017, 10:09:41 am »
Is that a walrus spine in the top one?

I dunno, but you can see its silhouette diving down to the right in the ice arch at the centre of the image.

Wow these prog rock covers have got so much hidden meaning man.

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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #16 on: March 09, 2017, 10:39:54 am »
Is that a walrus spine in the top one?

I dunno, but you can see its silhouette diving down to the right in the ice arch at the centre of the image.

Wow these prog rock covers have got so much hidden meaning man.
Proof that glaciation prog rock covers follow the Hanna Barbera/Warner Bros laws of physics.
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Re: Landscapes like prog-rock album covers.
« Reply #17 on: March 09, 2017, 01:44:53 pm »
From a few years back when I was playing with redscale

Acha Mor, Isle of Lewis (Redscale) by ian, on Flickr