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On our first full day (last Tuesday), we had a morning coach outing to the Cotswolds, travelling through several villages, and stopping off here at the delightful Broadway in Worcestershire. Many of the buildings date back to the 1600s, when it was a major stopping place for the stage coaches that travelled between Worcester and London. It's been the inspiration to a number of writers and artists, and as well as having art shops, it also has several of the country's best art galleries. At over a mile long, its 'broad way' (High Street), from where the village gets the name, is one of the longest High Streets in England.
Though, as you can see, the weather was grey and overcast, at least it didn't rain! Smile

Single Raw image processed in Adobe Camera Raw 7, tweaked in Photomatix Pro 4 and Photoshop Elements 11.

Thanks again to everyone for your votes & comments on my previous uploads, it really is appreciated and encouraging.

Trev Smile

Camera:Nikon D3000 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm VR Check out Nikon Nation!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:29 Jan 2013 - 11:30 AM
Focal Length:50mm, 36mm, 40mm, 46mm
Aperture:f/11, f8
Shutter Speed:1/60, 1/160, 1/40, 1/50sec
Exposure Comp:-0.3
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture Priority
Metering Mode:Matrix
White Balance:Auto
Title:Broadway
Username:TrevBatWCC TrevBatWCC
Uploaded:5 Feb 2013 - 11:22 AM
Tags:Architecture, Broadway, Cotswolds, Landscape / travel, Worcestershire
Votes:48
Voters:NaturesHaven · IgorKo · RonnieAG · Alda · DeSilver · CarolG · mrswoolybill · woolybill1 · achieverswales · mauriceegan · Fefe · SlowSong · GeorgePlatis · LynneJoyce · WhiteRose1 · S_Psharma · JOKEN · Big_Beavis · Quoise · Daisymaye · richmowil · Bonvilston · Billyray · sable · jennialexander · Richsr · Sezz · robmason · Sue_R · geffers7 · pluckyfilly · bobsblues · pamelajean · barbarahirst · Philip_H · AnneWorner · JohnChambersPhotography · Briwooly · RockArea · saltireblue · Lillian · Trev_B · Jocelia · Phil_Restan · phil99 · JanieB43 · helenlinda · gwynn56 ·
Views:144
Unique Views:66
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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 11:39 AM

This has to be one of your very best series, Trev, each and every one of them a delight to view, and all worthy of their own upload. Superb processing. Carol

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8669 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1188 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 11:42 AM

Unmistakably Cotswolds - honey-coloured stone, chunky roofs.
Love V4, it's my sort of observation...
Moira

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5148 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 11:45 AM

This set from Broadway brings back happy memories for us, Trev, as we spent a fortnight nearby in 1991, based in the village of Blockley only a few miles away and up the hill.
We would travel into Broadway every day, spend some time there before setting off for pastures further afield.
I love the colour of that Cotswold stone, the thatching, the colourful shop displays, and here and there the occasional half timbered building: and in summer the gardens and roses round the doorways are beautiful.
Your set has shown off the delights of this national treasure so well, a great advert for the village.
Ronnie.

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achieverswales
5 Feb 2013 - 11:53 AM

Every one well worthy of its own upload Trev, a stunning set.

Regards

Trev.

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woolybill1
woolybill1 Plus Member 8woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 11:54 AM

Well-composed and well-presented in your inimitable fashion.
I'm surprised that Moira hasn't mentioned her favourite recipes for goose Wink
Regards
Bill

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Fefe
Fefe Plus Member 3Fefe vcard United Kingdom31 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 12:18 PM

I have never been to this part of the country.......................... I think it is time we did, it looks lovely!
Terrific set trev,and as Carol says all worthy of thier own upload.
Diane

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SlowSong
SlowSong Plus Member 65015 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 12:19 PM

I love the Deli. A delightful set of images. Smile
x

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce Plus Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 12:52 PM

What an enchanting series Trev, signalling a 'Must Visit' spot for all we Brits. I trust that you took all of these before you had a few pints in the pub.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51261 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 1:11 PM

A wonderful set, Trev. The Cotswold stone and overcast weather is perfect for your processing, beautiful colours and textures.

Dave

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JOKEN
JOKEN  6 United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 1:16 PM

Broadway is now a relatively quiet Cotswold village since a new bypass was built a few years back, but still remains a mecca for tourists doing the Stratford, Oxford and Broadway loop.
You have done justice to the mellow Cotswold stone
Ken

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 1:35 PM

Love them all Trev. Looks a very interesting place and the processing shows us every little detail........Sandy

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richmowil
richmowil Plus Member 6306 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 2:10 PM

Tremendous serious of excellent Images!!

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Bonvilston
5 Feb 2013 - 2:22 PM

A great set of shots. You really bring the best out of that cotswold stonework. ......Peter

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Billyray
Billyray  770 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 2:51 PM

An excellent set Trev, All worthy of an upload of their own. The colour of the Cotswold stone is superb. Unable to pick a favourite, they are all perfect.
Ray

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sable
sable  6 England7 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 2:55 PM

An excellent set of images once again I like all of them and you have capture processed and presented them to you usual high standard too xx

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Richsr
Richsr Plus Member 890 forum postsRichsr vcard England215 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 3:34 PM

A fine set of images for here Trev, good details and tones, well processed
Regards Richard

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Sezz
Sezz  10617 forum posts England15 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 4:22 PM

You've shown the place off beautifully Trev with this set of images, love the way you've processed them Smile

Sarah *

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 8342 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 5:31 PM

Wow! Been to this place very pretty and lots of photo opps Trev you found it relatively quiet on your visit, great picture

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bobsblues
bobsblues  5 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 6:15 PM

Brilliant set Trev especially like v3 with the colourful fruit, great stuff.
Rob

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 9892 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1704 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 6:25 PM

From the wonderful way you present these, Trev, it displays itself as an invitation to all photographers, a "must go to" place.

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 6:30 PM

an incredible set...
havent been there for years ..
you have really made me want to go and revisit

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JohnChambersPhotography

Wow Trev amazing captures well processed and boy o boy so well presented. great shots

John

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RockArea
RockArea  8 United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2013 - 1:19 PM

A beautiful place and a great selection of shots showing it off so well.

David

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AnneWorner
6 Feb 2013 - 5:17 PM

These are all great Trev, your usual fine standard and composition, but it's v4 that I like the most - it's the way I see the world, in little cut outs of a larger whole.

Anne

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2013 - 6:34 PM

Know this well Trev, a beautiful place and so well captured
Lillian

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Trev_B
Trev_B Plus Member 8142 forum postsTrev_B vcard England68 Constructive Critique Points
7 Feb 2013 - 6:43 PM

Broadway is a must for any visit to the Cotswolds... this is a lovely set TrevGrin

Trev

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Jocelia
Jocelia Plus Member 3Jocelia vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Feb 2013 - 9:38 AM

Truely lovely set of these stone buildings, all great, V5 my favourite..


Jocelia

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Phil_Restan
8 Feb 2013 - 10:32 AM

Good job here Trev, I've seen a lot of complaints about photomatix pro 4 recently but yours seems to be producing the goods, not that you didn't have some imputTongue

Phil

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phil99
phil99 Plus Member 845 forum postsphil99 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
8 Feb 2013 - 2:04 PM

You have captured this place beautifully Trev . with your processing skills combined they are superb ...Phil

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JanieB43
JanieB43  647 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
8 Feb 2013 - 11:11 PM

A wonderfully detailed set of images Trev. Makes me want to visit. The overcast weather perfect for diffusing the light enabling you to capture the grittiness of the stone buildings.

Good job Smile

Jane

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helenlinda Plus Member 7342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2013 - 11:25 AM

We spent 1 night here years back in the caravan site - before I was attached at the hip to a camera - looks like another visit would be good - I particularly like the variety of foods and colours in v3 SmileSmile
Helen

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