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Behind Bars

By adagio
Many thanks for the votes & comments on my previous upload, with special thanks going to Rich (woodini254), Phil (PhilT2), David (Imageryonly), Graham (Ericsamson) and Pete (Peco) for the User Awards (PMs sent) all are so very much appreciated.

Behind Bars, a view through the wrought iron gate to one of the turrets along the wall of Derwent Dam. Texturised and stylised to create a more arty effect. During the Second World War, the reservoir was used by pilots of the 617 Squadron for practising the low-level flights needed for Operation Chastise (commonly known as the "Dam Busters" raids) due to its similarity to the German dams.

Angela😄



Tags: Digital manipulation General Derbyshire Derwent dam Digital artwork

Voters: Robert51, VincentChristopher, PhilT2 and 52 more

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Comments


2 Oct 2020 4:21PM
Another beauty
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2020 4:29PM
Very appealing framing. Lovely work...
Isabel GrinGrin
Fefe Plus
9 54 34 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2020 4:39PM
I have got that very shot Angela...lovely to see a different take on it!
my face went like this 😮


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2 Oct 2020 4:40PM
Excellent processing Angela and a captivating feeling,very well introduced by your interesting caption.

LorySmile
Saastad Plus
1 16 15 Norway
2 Oct 2020 4:56PM
Lovely work!

Arne Smile
Irishkate Plus
10 42 118 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2020 5:23PM
I'd never heard of Operation Chastise - have heard of the Dam Dusters!
An extra layer of interest on a war theme.
KateGrin
dales Plus
4 11 Australia
2 Oct 2020 10:59PM
Such a wonderful take on this historic location Angela , outstanding image !
Ian
2 Oct 2020 11:10PM
That's another great image with a little history. Lovely shot.
Pete
Excellent work, love the way you have processed this Angela.
Carol
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 165 16 United Kingdom
3 Oct 2020 12:32PM
Excellent SmileSmile

Cliff

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