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Glenridding Dodd from Place Fell.

By Niknut
Nearing the summit of Place Fell, above Ulswater, we saw this amazing sight across the lake to Glenridding Dodd, & Catstycam
beyond. We were in glorious sunshine, with everywhere else under this constantly changing cloud....a beautiful sight !!

We were caught in a snowstorm at the summit trig-point, & didn't stay long, but were back in the sun after 15mins. of descent !!

I've left the figure (my wife) in the shot, to add scale & distance.......

Many thanks for the great response to 'Glen Shiel Sundown'......with special thanks to Katherine, Richard & Jason for
their valued UA's !!!!.Smile

Tags: Lake district Landscape and travel Ulswater

Voters: mrswoolybill, Badgerfred, mikbee and 84 more

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mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.9k 2455 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 3:20PM
Love the use of portrait! This is all about height.
Moira
mikbee 14 3 8 Scotland
23 Apr 2014 3:38PM
A splendid shot Keith.
And what a lucky man you are.
I wish I could leave my wife on the top of a mountain !!
Mick.
Tish1 Plus
8 32 5 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 3:48PM
I am sure you wife appreciates not being erased, but leaving her on the top of a cold mountain is a little below the belt Grin

You are so right, this is a stunning view and image, well worth suffering all the seasons in a matter of minutes; your wife definitely illustrates the scale of the place. To sum up, Brilliant!


Tish
23 Apr 2014 3:58PM
Wow! Love this Keith, an amazing image. I'd love to climb a mountain and get some breath taking photos GrinGrin

Kathryn
netta1234 9 382 2 Wales
23 Apr 2014 4:10PM
A great snow scene imageSmile
NettaSmile
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 4:10PM
oh to be there walking now ... looking at this wonderful scene
bricurtis Plus
16 2.5k 51 England
23 Apr 2014 4:34PM
Did she find her way back Wink - super view.
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
23 Apr 2014 5:15PM
A wonderful scene, Keith, super capture. Carol
Mollycat Plus
8 21 2 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 5:22PM
Just as well your wife has a head for heights. Superb picture of this amazing scene Keith.
Peter.
Irishkate Plus
11 45 121 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 5:50PM
Fantastic image - love the portrait format emphasising the great expanse.
Wonderfully atmospheric - your wife just makes this work so well.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
Jasper87 Plus
11 2.8k 158 England
23 Apr 2014 6:14PM
The portrait format does emphasise the height but the figure (your wife) is so important to the image.

Dave
Nikonuser1 Plus
9 168 16 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 6:32PM
Great capture Keith, like the formatSmile

Cliff
Philip_H 9 1.5k United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 7:21PM
Majestic!

P.
SUE118 Plus
13 8 1 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 7:36PM
Beautiful capture. Stunning.Smile
BIGRY1 Plus
9 3 8 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 7:38PM
Great perspective and composed very wellGrin. I bet your poor wife was freezing!Tongue
Ryan
JohnoP 16 2
23 Apr 2014 7:58PM
What a view Keith...and your wife in the image really adds some dimension and scale. No doubt she is clearly soaking up the wonderful atmosphere too! Smile John
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 19 Canada
23 Apr 2014 8:29PM
Wow! Top of the world it seems. A super view.
Brian65 12 2 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2014 8:43PM
Superb image Keith, hope you got your wife back.SmileSmile
Brian
EMJAYCEE Plus
12 10 10 England
23 Apr 2014 10:53PM
Alone with her thoughts - probably "hurry up and lets get down into a warmer atmosphere." Grin Superb imge.
Joan.
jaktis Plus
17 84 Sweden
24 Apr 2014 5:05AM
AN excelllent composition with a great depth

Peter
annettep38 10 220 42 Luxembourg
24 Apr 2014 7:13AM
fantastic composition!
Tynnwrlluniau Plus
11 112 39 Wales
24 Apr 2014 8:45PM
Superb composition and impact, Keith!
Alun
24 Apr 2014 10:24PM
Fantastic shot. Cathy
25 Apr 2014 5:20PM
a stunning view and image
ZoeKemp 8 31 England
25 Apr 2014 6:18PM
Wow great capture
senn 10 5 1 Belgium
26 Apr 2014 7:09AM
sublime image here Keith ! ..
capto Plus
9 6.8k 25 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2014 6:29PM
Your wife is an important part of the composition.Smile

ivor
hasslebladuk 11 1 6 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2014 6:45PM
What a cracking shot
mike
PaulMillar 10 83 2 Scotland
28 Apr 2014 11:21AM
Keith, a very striking image.......very nice.


Paul.
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2014 12:00PM
Amazing scenery! Incredible place! WOW!
IB
28 Apr 2014 4:38PM
Wonderful image - your wife definitely adds to the shot and, I think, pulls the whole thing together.
sparrowhawk Plus
12 282 2 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2014 11:33AM
beautiful shot looks very cold up there though
tonyng Plus
11 11 3 United Kingdom
7 May 2014 9:26PM
Rather him than me standing there. Nice shot Keith.
tonyguitar 9 77 37 Canada
31 Dec 2014 10:12PM
Standing in the clouds. Foreground subject is a perfect touch here. Without a person one can lose the sense of grandeur. TG
15 Jan 2016 2:54AM
very well done Keith...I like this very much!!! GrinGrin
Niknut Plus
11 3.0k 82 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2016 4:44PM
Many thanks Ernie for your valued UA !!......you're very genereous !!.Smile

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