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Nigeve1 Plus
3 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 9:09AM
Mysterious and atmospheric, your processing with grain really adds to the feeling of this image and gives it a timeless quality appropriate to the nature of this magnificent megalithic structure. Also a favourite location for me. Great image, Alan.
Nigel

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NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 9:10AM
Atmospheric, beautiful and somewhat haunting...

Nathan Grin
capto Plus
4 3.7k 8 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 9:22AM
Excellent mono, the mist really helps the atmosphere.Smile

ivor
woolybill1 Plus
9 19 66 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 9:48AM
Definitely haunting, Alan. Most unusual to see Castlerigg sans visitors, though I wouldn't have been haunting it at that time of the morning.
Beautifully proportioned crop.
Regards
Bill
26 Jan 2014 9:58AM
Five minutes drive from where I was staying, Bill. Pre-breakfast 'shoots' are anathema to me these days.BlushGrin
mrswoolybill Plus
9 899 1445 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 10:04AM
I've never got a decent picture there, it's probably the only place where I don't want people. This is grim and gritty. The stones have a presence, not unfriendly but then they have safety in numbers. Love the crop, the top of the frame bearing down like the mist.
Moira
26 Jan 2014 10:56AM
Try what I may I've not got a decent pic of this place, but then I'm not the best at landscapes! This is a lovely image of a wonderful place. Like it!
charlotte 11 34 2 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 11:34AM
A difficult location to do justice to Alan but you've certainly pulled it off....hauntingly beautiful.

Charlotte
ErictheViking 3 124 102 Scotland
26 Jan 2014 11:36AM
Don't think I'd be going here today Alan. Nice use of the pano format it just suits the circle and the grain compliments the misty hills giving the stark bleakness of the area.

Excellent image Alan and I follow Nigel's example

Eric
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
26 Jan 2014 11:42AM
Beautifully atmospheric Alan; it works wonderfully in that format!
I bet it would look great as a big print.
Rende
26 Jan 2014 11:46AM
Eric, just like Nigel, you also are a jewel amongst men. I'll be posting the cheques tomorrow.
Joline Plus
9 27 53 United States
26 Jan 2014 11:52AM
Back through the mists of time....
Mollycat Plus
2 11 2 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 12:04PM
Like this very much Alan. Peter.
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 12:09PM
You've caught the mood again Alan - nicely done.
Irishkate Plus
5 33 96 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 12:26PM
Very atmospheric with the added grain - a place I didn't know about
and like the Pinnacles in W.Australia - there seems no rhyme or reason for this stone circle.
must check it out.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
P.S. Looked at those painters you suggested and loved their work.
Keep on teaching me.
26 Jan 2014 12:27PM
Wonderful monochrome capture excellent presented!
Regards,
George
mlseawell 6 1 United States
26 Jan 2014 12:37PM
My kind of capture mate! Moody and old school.

Mark
26 Jan 2014 12:49PM
Great atmosphere, very mysterious!
ColleenA Plus
3 317 3 Australia
26 Jan 2014 1:37PM
Stunning...a great moody capture
26 Jan 2014 7:53PM
You're a clever man!
L
MalcolmM Plus
10 448 4 Scotland
26 Jan 2014 7:58PM
Love that gritty grainy processing....
marktc Plus
5 85 14 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 11:03PM
Yep... does it for me old chap... superb shot!
Nikonuser1 Plus
3 20 10 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2014 8:39AM
I can image the Druids/priests in the stone circle, excellent AlanSmile


Cliff
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
27 Jan 2014 8:54PM
Haunting and atmospheric. You can almost feel the presence of the past.

Dave

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