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A view of a couple of the locks and the Lock Inn at Foxton Locks on the Grand Union Canal in Leicestershire, taken a few weeks ago on my narrowboat holiday. This was taken on the penultimate day when we were journeying North through the locks to reach Union Wharf in Market Harborough the start and finish point of our canal voyage.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon IXUS 107
Lens:5.0 - 20.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 28.1 - 112.2 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:13 Mar 2013 - 12:56 PM
Focal Length:10.9mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/4.0
Shutter Speed:1/640sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:80
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Auto, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Foxton Locks III
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:2 Apr 2013 - 7:31 AM
Tags:Foxton, Foxton locks, Foxton Locks Inn, Grand union canal, Landscape / travel, Leics
Votes:46

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 8Badgerfred vcard Wales
2 Apr 2013 - 7:43 AM

Super composition Ed,
Fred.

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achieverswales

Although it was cold Ed you had some cracking blue sky's. Excellent composition and exposure, copy all these to DVD after a few months! Sit with a glass of wine and relive this time again.

Regards

Trev.

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LynneJoyce
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2 Apr 2013 - 8:05 AM

Pretty canal side buildings add to the appeal of this kind of holiday and this series allows us to share its charm.

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CaroleS
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2 Apr 2013 - 8:05 AM

Wonderful colours Ed.
Carole

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CarolG
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2 Apr 2013 - 8:36 AM

Well composed and captured, Ed, good to see a blue sky Smile Carol

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
2 Apr 2013 - 8:44 AM

I like this Ed !! Very well taken Smile

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NDODS
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2 Apr 2013 - 8:52 AM

A beautifully composed calming image with great colour and both clarity and quality in depth.

Regards Nathan Grin

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RonnieAG
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2 Apr 2013 - 8:54 AM

Everything looks so clean and pristine, well managed, Ed: and another fine documentary record of this section of the canal network.
Ronnie.

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rayme330
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2 Apr 2013 - 8:58 AM

Pretty scene, well captured, Ed.

Ray

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WhiteRose1
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2 Apr 2013 - 9:02 AM

Clean, simple and colourful, Ed.

Dave

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gary_d
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2 Apr 2013 - 9:15 AM

A nice view point. - gary

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Maiwand
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2 Apr 2013 - 9:17 AM

The kind of view of the English countryside that causes people to write poetry Ed.GrinGrinGrin
Ron

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johnke
johnke  2223 forum posts South Africa14 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 10:06 AM

Lovely lighting and a super composition, very nice...John

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Irishkate
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2 Apr 2013 - 11:46 AM

Lovely overview of what to expect on this type of holiday.
I'm sure these Inns must be a welcome sight and great places to relax in after you hard work.
As Ronnie it all looks well managed.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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ColleenA
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2 Apr 2013 - 12:03 PM

Another great capture, so pretty

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saltireblue
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2 Apr 2013 - 1:15 PM

You have certainly documented this holiday well, Ed, and given us an insight into a calm and relaxed journey. Good to see how clean and tidy everything looks.

Malc

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2 Apr 2013 - 1:53 PM

superbly composed Ed, this series has been fantastic I feel like I have been on the voyage too
Neil

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TyChee
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2 Apr 2013 - 3:27 PM

Very nice scenery. Must have been a fun trip. I've not seen this type of transport before. Very interesting to see how it all works.
Ty

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2 Apr 2013 - 3:53 PM

Very nice shot i have often fancied a narrow boat trip

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2013 - 3:55 PM

Fantastic and great image,ED,love the tones and view point indeed,well done,
saeid

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evelen  10 England
2 Apr 2013 - 6:25 PM

excellent canal shots colours and detail.
eve.Smile

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hattrick
hattrick  10 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 - 7:52 PM

Cracking shot, nice composition and detail. Great series of shots.

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2 Apr 2013 - 8:10 PM

Good composition Ed - looks like one of the better days.Wink
Brian.

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mauriceegan
2 Apr 2013 - 8:56 PM

Great scene, perfectly composed
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2 Apr 2013 - 9:32 PM

Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed

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2 Apr 2013 - 10:02 PM

That looks like much better weather, Ed, and I like the touches of red, which help to lift any image. Excellent lead-in and nice composition.

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2 Apr 2013 - 10:06 PM

This series of your's has me even thinking of a trip on the canals!
lovely pov Ed, and great series
Lillian

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