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During our holiday in Brittanny last month, my wife and I visited the Mont St. Michel twice. Both times it was quite hazy, the sky was an uninteresting grey, and there was no sunset visible. In short: boring!

So what do you do? Take a photo that's as good as you can get it, and combine it with an interesting sky in PhotoShop. This sky was from a photo I took in Normandy, last year. Both elements are therefore French, so that's okay, isn't it? Wink

I quite like this, but let's hear what you think.

Comments and mods invited!

Thanks for looking,

Conrad

Camera:Canon EOS 20D
Lens:Soligor 28-220 mm
Recording media:Digital
Title:Mont St. Michel
Username:conrad conrad
Uploaded:5 Jun 2006 - 4:22 AM
Tags:Architecture, Bretagne, Brittanny, Digitally manipulated, Ec, Editor's choice, France, Landscape / travel, Mont saint michel, Mont st michel, Rc, Reader's choice, Sunset
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The_Collector
The_Collector Plus Member 8The_Collector vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2006 - 4:24 AM

I really like it, you have done it well.
Why is theirs better looking than ours =0/

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ODub
ODub Plus Member 966 forum postsODub vcard
5 Jun 2006 - 4:26 AM

This looks like something out of Lord of the Rings, massive scale and very dramatic. The photoshopping is well done, I wouldn't have noticed.

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simon butterworth
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5 Jun 2006 - 4:29 AM

Great sky.
This is a complete fantasy place!

Simon

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TheImagepoint
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5 Jun 2006 - 4:29 AM

beautifull, espically the light hitting the scene.

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DYankee
DYankee  8 United States
5 Jun 2006 - 4:36 AM

What a great place!
It reminds me of CD covers and the mystical places that are created for them.
Love it! Great P.S. work!
Dawn Smile

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shane
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5 Jun 2006 - 4:44 AM

The large version MUST be seen...

Superb!!!!!

clcik
shane

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5 Jun 2006 - 5:08 AM

very good large version

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hangingpixels
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5 Jun 2006 - 5:16 AM

loved it, perfect lighting on the castle. Nice sky too - very dramatic. Great work. would love to see it large too.

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5 Jun 2006 - 5:25 AM

Cracking image, nice sky.
Allan

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90125
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5 Jun 2006 - 5:27 AM

Great combination Conrad.Good editing.

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clevercloggs
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5 Jun 2006 - 5:27 AM

C'est formidable. clique

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mattmatic
mattmatic  11598 forum posts
5 Jun 2006 - 5:29 AM

It's a great blend Conrad Smile

(One thing to watch out for on these it to match the perspective of the sky to the view - it bothers the subliminal level. I think yours is nearly right, but not 100% Smile

Matt

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conrad
conrad Plus Member 1010877 forum postsconrad vcard 116 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2006 - 5:42 AM

Thanks, everyone!

Matt - Dear me, subliminal level. Well, actually, I did sort of look at which photos I could match and which weren't suited to eachother. The sky from Normandy had a lighthouse in front, and at about the same distance as the Mont St. Michel in the other. Everything my wife and I could think of, was made as realistic as possible. I'm not saying that we couldn't have missed anything, though. Thanks for pointing it out, Matt!

Darren - Funny you should say that, because as I understand it, both were built by the same religious order. Hmmm, maybe their headquarters in France was supposed to be more magnificent than a mere foreign branch... Wink

Conrad

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John_Horner
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5 Jun 2006 - 6:27 AM

It is magical.
Almost Disney-like. Sorry to use that word about your image but I am sure you know where I am coming from with that remark.
A compliment all the way.

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deegee
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5 Jun 2006 - 6:35 AM

You have done a fantastic job Conrad! I would be more than delighted if it were mine. I think they blend really well and create such an atmospheric image.

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digicammad
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5 Jun 2006 - 7:13 AM

Excellent mood Conrad, well created. It's dark but not too dark, good shadow details.

Ian

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5 Jun 2006 - 10:09 AM

It didn't look that good when I was there last Monday! Excellent.

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5 Jun 2006 - 10:19 AM

Excellent moody sky, a well deserved RC award - click

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conrad
conrad Plus Member 1010877 forum postsconrad vcard 116 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2006 - 10:24 AM

Thanks, guys!

Don't worry, John, I know exactly what you mean! Thanks...

Conrad

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5 Jun 2006 - 10:32 AM

Great rendition of an oft-taken photograph!!

Stan

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5 Jun 2006 - 10:39 AM

brilliant shot


lloyd

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mattmatic
mattmatic  11598 forum posts
5 Jun 2006 - 11:36 AM

LOL! I didn't mean to sound pretentious Conrad Smile
Actually I've just realised what was niggling away... the lighting. The sky says the sun is setting behind MSM, yet the lighting on the top and front indicate the sun was to the left of the image.

It was actually an old image of mine: this that highlighted the importance of perspective. I had another stab at it by using the perspective tool on the sky and it was a lot more convincing.

It's funny with the brain - it's very good at highlighting little oddities without voicing them directly Smile

But to say again, this image is very good work - and the twist with the lighting adds to the fairy-tale nature of the shot Wink

Matt

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conrad
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5 Jun 2006 - 10:53 PM

Don't worry, Matt, I didn't take it the wrong way. And I have always been very impressed with what you do with PhotoShop, so I'm inclined to listen. Hmmm, the lighting. The reason why I thought it was okay, was that I have seen a situation like this in real life, where what looks like a sky that is lit from behind by a setting sun is actually lit from another side, with the last rays of the sun also highlighting other parts of the scenery. But that was only one time, so I'll admit that this wouldn't be the usual kind of situation, not the one you'd expect.

Oh well, I'm quite happy to go with the idea that my image is seen as having fairytale-like qualities! Wink

Thanks for your detailed comments, Matt!

Conrad

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franken
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5 Jun 2006 - 11:46 PM

I like what you've done here, amazing image.

regards
Ken

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jan 1
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6 Jun 2006 - 8:14 AM

Very well taken, Conrad. Very dramatic scene. Beautiful wide panorama.
Jan

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6 Jun 2006 - 12:14 PM

Dramatic sky makes for a dramatic photo. makes a change to the chocolate box images of Mont St Michel.

Congratulations.

Andrew

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7 Jun 2006 - 12:47 AM

C'est magnifque...Geoff

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conrad
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7 Jun 2006 - 12:55 AM

Thanks, guys!

Conrad

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7 Jun 2006 - 8:57 PM

Brilliant lighting, especially the two houses on the left of the island

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7 Jun 2006 - 10:09 PM

great job, Conrad!

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conrad
conrad Plus Member 1010877 forum postsconrad vcard 116 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2006 - 10:35 PM

I must not be awake yet.

(Pinch. Ouch! No, I'm awake.)

Hmmm. I did have a dream the other day about getting an EC, but that was clearly fiction.

Wow.

Thanks, Pete!

I can't quite get used to the idea yet. But I will, in time... Wink

Okay, I think it's time I mentioned something that my wife (webjam) didn't want me put in my description: this was a joint effort. The two photos that were blended were mine, the ideas were mine, part of the execution was mine, but some of the finer PhotoShop work I have to credit my wife Jacqueline for - she knows a lot more about PS than I do. So: A big thank you to my lovely wife!

And thanks to everyone who commented and clicked, especially those who did so even before Pete had spotted this image!

Conrad

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7 Jun 2006 - 10:46 PM

Congrats Conrad,

Chris.

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tom_231268
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7 Jun 2006 - 11:35 PM

Different view of this much photographed place. Wonderful light. Great.

Tom.

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mattmatic
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7 Jun 2006 - 11:45 PM

Way to go! Well done on the EC Conrad Wink

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conrad
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7 Jun 2006 - 11:55 PM

Thanks, Matt!

And everyone else, of course!

Conrad

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8 Jun 2006 - 1:03 AM

A well deserved EC! That large version really looks amazing.
Frame it, and be proud!
Benedict

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danbaker1988
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8 Jun 2006 - 1:48 AM

fantastic shot! love that lighting on those few houses at the front. the place never looed that good when i visited.
well done on the EC.

Dan

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conrad
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8 Jun 2006 - 1:52 AM

Dan, neither did it look so good when I was there, LOL. Thanks...

And Benedict - I will, thanks!

C.

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mellyleth
mellyleth  10212 forum posts United Kingdom
8 Jun 2006 - 5:20 AM

Fab shot Conrad and congrats on your EC - it's long overdue!!!

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8 Jun 2006 - 5:46 AM

Thanks, Mel, that's very kind of you.

Conrad

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Chriscj
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8 Jun 2006 - 5:47 AM

Beautiful image. Congrats on your EC.

Chris

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8 Jun 2006 - 9:24 AM

Well done Conrad.

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8 Jun 2006 - 11:55 AM

Wow, great pic and wow so many comments, not much left to say except wow!

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8 Jun 2006 - 12:06 PM

Well done Conrad.
Very well deserved - it's an awesome shot
Paul..

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conrad
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8 Jun 2006 - 10:07 PM

Thanks, guys!

C.

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csurry
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9 Jun 2006 - 5:43 AM

Conrad has joined the EC club - whatever next?

Nice one and well deserved.

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conrad
conrad Plus Member 1010877 forum postsconrad vcard 116 Constructive Critique Points
9 Jun 2006 - 9:52 AM

And it didn't cost me a single fiver! Wink

Thanks, Cheryl!

Conrad

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10 Jun 2006 - 12:28 AM


Quote: And it didn't cost me a single fiver!

No I'm sure it cost multiple fivers! Better start saving for the next one Smile)

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conrad
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10 Jun 2006 - 12:43 AM

Nah, I'm saving for new lenses. Priorities, Cheryl, priorities! ;-D

C.

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julesm
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10 Jun 2006 - 5:22 AM

It looks good, btu not at all real to me due to the position of the sun.

Still, doesnt have to be 100%, (usually)

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JouŠo
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10 Jun 2006 - 8:45 AM

Think Ive missed your well deserved EC, Conrad..??

Congrats to you and England! ; )

Jouko

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10 Jun 2006 - 9:28 AM

Hi Jules - No, well, it isn't real, so you're right. People have mentioned fairytale like qualities and being reminded of Lord of the Rings. It's just supposed to be a pleasing image, although I did try not to make it too unrealistic. Thanks for your comment!

Thanks, Jouko!

England? Oh, did they win a football match or something? I'm not into that. Ever since people began kicking eachother more than the ball, I haven't been interested anymore.

Conrad

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11 Jun 2006 - 6:56 AM

Conrad,

No problem, I wasnt really having a pop at the image; it's a good one. It was more of a comment that an image doesnt have to be 100% to get merit. Its a lot about the effort that goes in.

Jules

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11 Jun 2006 - 7:03 AM

No problem, Jules - first of all I didn't take it the wrong way, secondly you can say anything you like about my images, and thirdly I do reserve the right to explain why I did something. No harm done, and thanks for your comments!

Conrad

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Hazel
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11 Jun 2006 - 7:53 AM

I think you have done an excellent job of combining the two images & it brings this structure to life. Almost like a place out of a fairytale!

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conrad
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11 Jun 2006 - 9:47 AM

That's how I feel - a fairytale image. Thanks, Hazel!

Conrad

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13 Jun 2006 - 4:29 AM

Your best yet Conrad. PAul

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13 Jun 2006 - 10:49 AM

Thanks, Paul!

C.

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Kris_Dutson
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14 Jun 2006 - 1:22 AM

Well done Conrad, well deserved EC. Smile

Kris.

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conrad
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15 Jun 2006 - 11:38 AM

Thanks, Kris!

Conrad

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kinfatric
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20 Jun 2006 - 8:35 PM

this is terrific Conrad, a well deserved EC

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21 Jun 2006 - 6:54 AM

Thanks, kinfatric!

C.

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16 Jul 2006 - 10:03 PM

i missed this one when it came out. I Just came across it. well done on the EC award!
Gavin

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johnjohn01
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28 Jul 2006 - 2:03 PM

I also missed this as I've not had much time to spend on here lately. You got one at last Condrad. Well deserved. It's a cracking image.

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conrad
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28 Jul 2006 - 2:24 PM

Thanks, Gavin and John!

Conrad

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rhiw_com
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1 Aug 2006 - 9:20 AM

A painting with light.......Stunning.
Rg Tony

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YvonneKTurner
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5 Aug 2006 - 10:03 PM

You have given this work true quality. Very impressive. Yvonne

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conrad
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6 Aug 2006 - 1:30 PM

Thanks, Tony and Yvonne!

Conrad

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Joop_Snijder
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7 Aug 2006 - 10:02 AM

Were great shot, I love this one. Well deserved EC.

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conrad
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7 Aug 2006 - 7:28 PM

Bedankt, Joop!

C.

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paulstefan
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12 Sep 2006 - 10:18 AM

Just found this again, Conrad since holidaying in Brittany. I was hoping to make it to this location but it was a bit far to travel unfortunately. I wish I'd made the effort though - it has so many photographic possibilities
Cheers, Paul

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conrad
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12 Sep 2006 - 10:22 AM

Well, for the next few years it's going to be an unattractive location, Paul, due to building work around the Mont. But yes, the Mont itself looks great.

Thanks for your comment,

Conrad

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2 Oct 2006 - 8:41 PM

Wow - this is an absolute stunner! Well done on your award! Lyns x

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conrad
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3 Oct 2006 - 10:42 AM

Thanks, I was blown away by it, I have to say.
Thanks for your comment!

C.

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20 Nov 2006 - 8:37 PM

Well worked image.

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canongirl08
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2 Dec 2006 - 4:19 PM

wow! How did i miss this!
Stunning capture!
well deserved EC
Click
regards
chelseak

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conrad
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2 Dec 2006 - 7:17 PM

Thanks, Ed and Chelsea!

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Coleslaw
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19 Dec 2006 - 3:18 PM

I thought this is the same St Michael's Mount in Cornwall!!! Only realize it is not now.
Silly me....

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conrad
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19 Dec 2006 - 7:04 PM

There is an important parallel, though, Cole - both were built by the same order of monks, on two sides of the sea, almost opposite one another, both on islands/peninsulas. But this one's more spectacular to see...

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erron
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30 May 2007 - 8:43 PM

very nice place you shoot,i like the compo and the nice colors

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conrad
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1 Jun 2007 - 7:11 PM

Thanks, Ronald!

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ChristineL
22 Jun 2007 - 5:36 PM

Beautifully executed Conrad and a well deserved EC,
Chris.

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conrad
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30 Jun 2007 - 8:09 PM

Thanks, Chris!

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bliba
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6 Jul 2007 - 11:10 AM

the large version is a cracker ..congrats

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alliec
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31 Oct 2007 - 6:02 PM

This is super. Very well put together.

Alistair.

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conrad
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31 Oct 2007 - 8:39 PM

Thanks, you two!

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RoddBC
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1 May 2008 - 5:29 PM

Wow, that's so good it looks like a painting. Nice work Conrad.


Rodd

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5 May 2008 - 10:49 AM

Thanks, Rodd!

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dmhuynh72
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30 May 2008 - 8:04 PM

thats fantastic work well done

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megamuff8
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22 Jun 2008 - 2:44 PM

Sorry just now seeing this for the first time, Conrad......Stunning!!

Cheers,
Suzan Smile

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conrad
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24 Jun 2008 - 2:02 PM

Thanks you two!

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Vilcens
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8 Jul 2008 - 12:39 PM

The Lord of the Rings comment above was very appropriate.
Stunning shot ! And yes, if result is as good as this, it is OK to "cheat" Smile

Vilcens

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conrad
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9 Jul 2008 - 3:14 PM

Good to hear, Vilcens. Thanks!

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Mynett
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15 Oct 2008 - 4:32 PM

wow what beautiful lighting

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timalban
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22 Oct 2008 - 3:50 PM

World class shot and great photoshop skills Smile

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conrad
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23 Oct 2008 - 7:17 PM

Thanks, both!

I did have some help, Tim...

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JohnLynch
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16 Apr 2009 - 4:38 PM

good work - I want to go here too!

JL

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BreadandShutter

breathtaking shot !!!

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conrad
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24 Apr 2009 - 11:25 AM

Thanks, guys!

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MartinAgius
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13 Apr 2010 - 9:25 AM

Great Stuff

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