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Good afternoon...a late upload for me today ...
We have finally closed the door on our apartment for the last time and have moved into an apartment on the canal next to the Waterfront harbour for 7 nights until we fly to the UK on the 6 th June.....its very nice and peaceful.
Thank you so much to Netta123 and to Lynne (Drighlynne) for their User awards for my big 5...much appreciated.
Yesterday I had to drive to the other side of the Bay and decided to take my camera with me. Table mountain unfortunately was hiding behind a big cloud...it was a really miserable day out. This was all I managed to capture of Cape town....I would like to have spent more time on the beach and try some long exposures but there were two vagrants hanging around and I was alone on the beach....You can just make out the big soccer stadium on the right hand side that was built for the World cup soccer...I zoomed in on V3.. we stayed just in front of the stadium. V2 another view from the same spot.
Have a nice weekend...I plan on relaxing

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D5300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 G VR
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:29 May 2014 - 11:53 AM
Focal Length:23mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/3.7
Aperture:f/16.0
Shutter Speed:1/1000sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Hidden beauty
Username:ColleenA ColleenA
Uploaded:30 May 2014 - 3:09 PM
Tags:Cape town, Landscape / travel
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JuBarney
JuBarney Plus Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 3:16 PM

Can only see two, but terrific shots on the beach - just like Cornwall!!!
Ju

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PhilT2
PhilT2 Plus Member 5110 forum postsPhilT2 vcard England16 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 3:18 PM

The mountain looks rather good shrouded in cloud.............You make the move sound very simple Colleen........enjoy your relaxation

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ddolfelin
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30 May 2014 - 3:19 PM

Sounds like you're almost there with the move!
Well done - and terrific pictures today!

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marshfam19
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30 May 2014 - 3:23 PM

Three great images Colleen, particularly like the cloud formation over the mountain. Have a restful weekend.

Mary Grin

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ade123
ade123 Plus Member 2220 forum postsade123 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 3:27 PM

Three Beautiful images Colleen V1 for me

Enjoy your weekend & take it easy

Ade

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pentaxpatty
pentaxpatty Plus Member 2pentaxpatty vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 3:27 PM

Wow Colleen the waves crashing in.v3 are stunning I cant see v2
Had problems with Internet server.
Hope the move will go smoothly now. Smile patty

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CarolG Plus Member 8164 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 3:35 PM

Three wonderful images, Colleen, I don't know how you can tear yourself away from this beautiful place Sad Carol

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Mollycat
Mollycat Plus Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 3:44 PM

Super pictures Colleen. Sounds if you need some R&R and a large G&T. Hope your good.
Peter GrinGrinGrin

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Badgerfred
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30 May 2014 - 3:54 PM

V1 my favourite Colleen, but three fine images,
Fred.

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SUE118
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30 May 2014 - 3:57 PM

3 super shots and have a relaxing weekend. Smile

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gwynn56
gwynn56  379 forum posts England
30 May 2014 - 4:01 PM

nice set of images Smile

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lifesnapper
lifesnapper Plus Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 4:01 PM

Hidden beauty? yes, I can't see Her ANYWHERE! Wink
Glad you are now settling in your new Home Colleen, and hey! can't be long before you set foot on Santorini Soil.Smile

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30 May 2014 - 4:06 PM

Beautiful set. Love the simplicity of V1

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5144 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 4:12 PM

The low cloud and mist adds so much atmosphere to these shots, Colleen.
All the very best in your new abode.
R.

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Lillian
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30 May 2014 - 4:15 PM

Three very lovely atmospheric shots Colleen
Lillian

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HarrietH
HarrietH Plus Member 4272 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
30 May 2014 - 4:22 PM

Beautiful scene Colleen. It is hard to imagine even that Table Mountain is behind those clouds.

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Maiwand
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30 May 2014 - 4:23 PM

Great sky shots Colleen. Very atmospheric.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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Nikonuser1
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30 May 2014 - 4:31 PM

Great set of seascapes ColleenSmile

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TrevBatWCC
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30 May 2014 - 4:38 PM

A very fine set, Colleen - but certainly doesn't look as miserable as in Liverpool on Wednesday! Sad
Trev Smile

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 5:14 PM

wonderful trio of captures colleen brilliant comp and detail in all three wonderful tones too v2 is my favourite today a real cracker nice one Wink
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capto
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30 May 2014 - 6:16 PM

lovely set, v2 my favourite.Smile

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mistere
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30 May 2014 - 6:34 PM

3 Great shots Colleen, love the breakers in V3. Have a relaxing weekend.
All the best.

Dave.

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Drighlynne
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30 May 2014 - 7:06 PM

Great set Colleen, love V1 best. Looks a lovely beach.

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30 May 2014 - 7:18 PM

Gosh...cant keep up with you two

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30 May 2014 - 7:26 PM

v2 is my favourite here - Helen

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LynneJoyce
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30 May 2014 - 7:39 PM

Lovely set with soft natural colours, from which V3 is my favourite because of the wave action.

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30 May 2014 - 7:56 PM

Magnificent clouds , especially in V2.- In V1 those stones and the branch? give nice depth to the image , and without them the foreground might have been a little empty ! -Excellent , but little sad images , Colleen !SmileSadSmileWink --- Jukka.

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digital_boi
30 May 2014 - 8:05 PM

like them all Colleen rest up and enjoy

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30 May 2014 - 8:22 PM

Beautiful images Colleen, have a relaxing time before the big move GrinGrinGrinGrin



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30 May 2014 - 9:22 PM

V3 with the waves rolling in appeals to me but I love the soft blues in all of these.
Enjoy the relaxation.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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Holmewood
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30 May 2014 - 9:41 PM

Love all three Colleen. Hope you have a relaxing weekend. Cathy

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BIGRY1
BIGRY1 Plus Member 3BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 9:56 PM

Great images of this wonderful place againGrin
Correct me if I am wrong but I didn't realise you were moving to the UK, I presumed you were going to live in Australia. Anyway, you will see plenty of them clouds when you come over here!Wink
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30 May 2014 - 10:14 PM

I bet you need a relaxed week end Colleen.
Great setSmile
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31 May 2014 - 8:13 AM

Very atmospheric Colleen,nice.
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ColleenA Plus Member 2230 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2014 - 8:26 AM


Quote: Great images of this wonderful place againGrin
Correct me if I am wrong but I didn't realise you were moving to the UK, I presumed you were going to live in Australia. Anyway, you will see plenty of them clouds when you come over here!Wink
Ryan

Ryan we are going to live in Australia but first having a 5 week well earned holiday...starting in the UK, then Morocco and Istanbul, a 12 day Greek island cruise finishing in Rome then finally flying to Melbourne

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31 May 2014 - 8:31 AM

In V3 I can hear the "vuvuzelas" from the stadium....
Have a nice trip to the UK
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31 May 2014 - 5:40 PM

Sounds like a wonderful holiday and I hope you both enjoy itWink
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Fred263 Plus Member 3Fred263 vcard United Kingdom
31 May 2014 - 7:55 PM

Superb set of images of CT, Colleen. I am sure you will miss those lovely vistas.
Your itinerary en route to Oz sounds great. Enjoy.SmileSmile

Fred

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2 Jun 2014 - 10:30 PM

Three excellent beachscapes Colleen, excellent atmosphere provided by the mist. I like the feeling of isolation and vast open space

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Chinga
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7 Jun 2014 - 11:26 PM

Images of incredible beauty.... Looks like a place touched by God! Grin
IB

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