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I like the way that the pool is so calm in contrast to everything else around it. Trimmed in vibrant green weed, it seems unaffected by the stormy sky, howling winds and raging surf.

This is another shot from Whitsand Bay in, what is today, sunny Cornwall!

Thanks to everyone that voted/commented on my previous upload, and to Pete for the generous award!

Rgds
Paul

Camera:Canon EOS 40D
Lens:sigma 10-20mm
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Pool Of Peace
Username:pmorgan pmorgan
Uploaded:2 Apr 2008 - 4:54 PM
Tags:Beach, Cornwall, Drama, Landscape / travel, Pool, Rocks
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User_Removed
2 Apr 2008 - 4:56 PM

Stunning image, well captured

Mark

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 968 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 5:01 PM

The tranquil moment looks just that as the black cloud appears to be blowing straight down into the inlet here, drama is about to happen.

All the very best
Dougie

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dawnmichelle
dawnmichelle e2 Member 7dawnmichelle vcard United States
2 Apr 2008 - 5:10 PM

awesome shot...love it

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Bodiewil
Bodiewil e2 Member 646 forum postsBodiewil vcard Wales
2 Apr 2008 - 5:14 PM

Masterful work Paul, love that still pool holding up all the movement in the sea and sky

Dave

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wyatturp
wyatturp  8 England
2 Apr 2008 - 5:21 PM

Rocks pools were one of my fav things of the beach as a child, took me back looking at this picture Paul, WELL DONE

Doug

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PatrickSmith
2 Apr 2008 - 5:23 PM

Don't let the low votes/views ratio fool you. This is excellent for showing colour and detail on a stormy day. People may want more light on the land perhaps? I don't know. Check out the big version. I hope this gets the recognition it deserves.

Patrick

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Juliee
Juliee  7382 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 5:36 PM

Very nice indeed. I like the texture in the rocks, the splash of colour in the FG, the movement in the sea & the drama in the sky.

Julie

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mattw
mattw  105189 forum posts United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 5:36 PM

Another execlent work Paul. Full of interest and detail

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ChristineL
2 Apr 2008 - 5:45 PM

another great image,
Chris.

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MalcolmM
MalcolmM e2 Member 8MalcolmM vcard Scotland3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 5:54 PM

Plenty drama & movement, & that still pool. Excellent - view LARGE.

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Dennis_Bromage

Simply stunning. Love the calm pool and that touch of colour from the green weed in the foreground

Den

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 6:05 PM

Lovely image

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England207 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 6:32 PM

Great Image Paul - its a must to view large.
Well captured and processed.
Regards Richard.

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jonny_greentree

Lovely image from a lovely part of the country

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Rylands
Rylands  6 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 6:41 PM

Superb image Paul
Ray

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Jou©o
Jou©o  1056 forum posts Finland
2 Apr 2008 - 6:55 PM

another belter, Paul!

Damn fine work!

Jouko

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paulb20
paulb20 e2 Member 7paulb20 vcard United Kingdom
2 Apr 2008 - 6:58 PM

Stunning image Paul, like processing too.
Paul

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bobalot
bobalot  7 England
2 Apr 2008 - 7:06 PM

great shot again happy to make it 30.

Bob

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brianhaslam
2 Apr 2008 - 7:15 PM

Very clever, you are doing too well.

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skydivemike
2 Apr 2008 - 7:16 PM

Another image in a class of it's own Paul.

regards
Mike

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1080 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
2 Apr 2008 - 7:24 PM

Great with the green seaweed

Peter

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LesF
LesF  7175 forum posts8 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 7:26 PM

Dramatic, moody its got it all.

Les F

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HUMIE
HUMIE  7 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2008 - 7:26 PM

SUPERB Paul !

*Mike*

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 7:47 PM

Stunning seascape Paul.
Tom.

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User_Removed
2 Apr 2008 - 7:53 PM

Amazing work .. fantastic PF

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elkiebrooks
2 Apr 2008 - 7:54 PM

I'll never get bored of looking at your work Paul. Another awesome image, very well spoted and equally well photographed. May pop down to see you tomorrow at work.

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Codiac
Codiac  7304 forum posts Northern Ireland3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 8:40 PM

Another winner Paul.

Gary

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javam
javam  91083 forum posts United Kingdom19 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 8:52 PM

Wonderful colours in this Paul and I like the split between the tranquility of the rock pool and the more active sea behind. Deserves to do well.

Neil

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pamelajean Critique Team 8748 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1575 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2008 - 9:28 PM

Oooh, these just get better, love the touches of green, and the wondrous clouds.

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proz
proz  9205 forum posts United States
2 Apr 2008 - 10:32 PM

super Paul

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dathersmith
2 Apr 2008 - 10:38 PM

Great shot Paul, love that green weed.

Darren.

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User_Removed
3 Apr 2008 - 12:51 AM

another piece of pure exellence

rgds
Dave

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johnjrp
johnjrp e2 Member 10430 forum postsjohnjrp vcard Australia5 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2008 - 3:55 AM

Great piece of work. John

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SKavanagh
SKavanagh  6312 forum posts England5 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2008 - 7:08 AM

Stunning shot Paul love the little bit of green in the foreground
Steve

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DaveU
DaveU e2 Member 81339 forum postsDaveU vcard England121 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2008 - 7:49 AM

Yet another cracker. The foreground pool and splashes of green really add a lot to this image.

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Chriscj
Chriscj  896 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2008 - 10:49 AM

Great detail too Paul.

Chris

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Wooly
Wooly  8112 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2008 - 1:11 PM

Like the effect Paul, works very well.

Alan

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roverrat
roverrat e2 Member 6roverrat vcard Germany5 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2008 - 2:51 PM

A shot from another world, gorgeous foreground tones and a dramatic sky.

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Phil_Restan
3 Apr 2008 - 6:45 PM

Well taken and processed Paul.

Phil

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redstag e2 Member 8100 forum postsredstag vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2008 - 7:26 PM

Even by your high standards this is special the kind of image I would love to be able to take.
Jon

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Boagman65  7 Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2008 - 11:16 PM

A belter of a shot I really like the imposing sky loads of drama here.

Andy.

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tumienis
tumienis  10 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2008 - 11:53 AM

How do you do it?! Awesome! Just perfect!

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rangerpaul
4 Apr 2008 - 6:55 PM

Just outstanding!
Paul

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viscostatic
5 Apr 2008 - 7:41 PM

Wonderful foreground colours and a threatening sky. Great work.

Phil.

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GregorP
GregorP  9 Slovenia
7 Apr 2008 - 7:33 PM

Wow factor! Smile
Always give comment with a pleasure!

Rgds
Gregor

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8 Apr 2008 - 1:22 PM

Another cracker, Paul.
Bill

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