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Curbar Mornings

By Nick_w      
First of all a big thank you to Les Forrester and Ian Munroe for the User awards on the last picture. Its a great ego boost to receive such accolades from people I admire so much.

This is from last Saturdays trip to Curbar, well a stop off before heading to the infamous Padley gorge, where I was hoping for something a bit different. The experiment at Padley didn't work, but I got a couple of pleasing images non the less, which may get an outing.

As for this I got a conventional take of this, but I quite liked this version - I was attracted to the incoming cloud, quickly set up the Big Stopper and for once it all came together.I wasn't expecting much fearing too much FG movement.

Its taken a while to get the WB on the Big stopper right in Lightroom, I think I'm about there - this was very blue straight out of camera with AWB.

Anyway tell me what you think.

Tags: Peak district General Big stopper Curbar Landscape and travel

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Comments


5 Nov 2010 9:39AM
Wonderful view so very well captured with fine comp. and fg interest. Well worth the time to view large
Regards Charles

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5 Nov 2010 9:51AM
Lovely capture... Love the colours and the silky sky.
kilo363 6 3 Scotland
5 Nov 2010 10:05AM
lovely light, cracking view, well captured
franken Plus
13 3.9k 4 Wales
5 Nov 2010 10:13AM
A superb view here.

Ken
martinl 12 265 2 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2010 10:29AM
That's some fine light you got there Nick. Different for being shot with the Big Stopper too.
Smile
5 Nov 2010 10:32AM
Beautiful image - well taken

Chris
maryg 7 66 18 Scotland
5 Nov 2010 10:43AM
Grand light , gives great warm tones to the foreground. Love the composition . Must get there some time before the old knee bones give up.
Regards Mary
Richsr Plus
9 90 223 England
5 Nov 2010 10:57AM
Lovely light and colours Nick, well work going out for.
Regards Richard
Sean_Dillon 7 2 2 England
5 Nov 2010 10:57AM
Cracking capture of the light, really makes the photo.
John
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
5 Nov 2010 11:32AM
Superb landscape, beautifully lit by the warm low sun.
Ronnie.
LesF 9 182 9
5 Nov 2010 12:40PM
Decent bit of light there Nick and a different take with the BS

LesF
Nick_w Plus
9 4.3k 99 England
5 Nov 2010 1:31PM
Thanks everyone. Smile
NeilWigan Plus
6 12 15 England
5 Nov 2010 3:40PM
Great view good colours and light,well taken.
snowjunkie 6 22 3 Scotland
5 Nov 2010 11:12PM
Excellent.
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
6 Nov 2010 11:35AM
A wonderful quality image, Nick, super colours - and the light in the foreground is gorgeous.
TrevB Smile

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