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A stark reminder II

By Arvorphoto    
Another from the bleak Davidstow Moor and a visit to the old RAF watch/air traffic control tower.
Converted to mono to enhance the stark contrast between the harsh straight lines of the old tower against the bleak rolling countryside.
The RAF base at Davidstow only had a very short life, built during WWII in 1942 and closed in 1945.
It briefly became a motor racing circuit, known as Davidstow Circuit and in the early 1950s three Formula One races were held there (the Cornwall MRC Formula 1 Races) including the first success for the Lotus marque.

10 stop ND filter

Processing: Lightroom/Photoshop
As always, many thanks to those of you who have taken the time to look, vote, comment and give their awards.
Please feel free to offer critique. Another viewpoint is always welcome.


Tags: Photography Cornwall Hard Building Derelict Graffiti Architecture Monochrome Black and white Hills Countryside Dereliction Wwii Runway Moorland Stark World war ii Control tower Arvor Photography 2021 Camelford RAF Davidstow RAF Davidstow Moor air traffic control tower hard against soft stark reminder watch office

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