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Looking Out on a Cold January Day

By gingerdelight    
We went for a short walk yesterday up to Nose's Point in Seaham, County Durham. This is the view out from the cliffs above the Blast Beach and over the North Sea to Hartlepool in the distance. A short walk you say? Yes .... it was flipping freezing!!!

I hope you are all keeping well and warm ... roll on the Spring!!

Carol

Ps: I was trying out my new Nikon 55-200mm zoom lens on this one!

Tags: Winter Cold Beach Waves Sea County durham Seaham Landscape and travel

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canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 1:53PM
A lovely image Carol and well worth the walk with views like this
Jim

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Irishkate Plus
6 38 102 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 2:04PM
A lovely view and I'll bet it felt good to get home again.
Blast Beach sounds a strange name.
KateGrinGrinGrin
CarolG Plus
10 198 19 Greece
13 Jan 2013 2:07PM
It does look father depressing and cold, Carol, no doubt you were glad to get back home Smile Carol
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 2:19PM

Quote:A lovely view and I'll bet it felt good to get home again.
Blast Beach sounds a strange name.
KateGrinGrinGrin



The name comes from the time when coal was mined under the sea here - my husband actually worked in that mine!!
CaroleS Plus
6 424 3 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 3:10PM
Certainly looks cold there!
Carole
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
13 Jan 2013 3:17PM
A lovely capture, Carol, well worth venturing out in the cold for! Wink
Trev Smile
RonnieAG Plus
7 153 116 Scotland
13 Jan 2013 3:21PM
It does look so cold with all that grey sky and sea, Carol: what my Mum used to call bracing weather.
Ronnie.
Suehh 9 39 6 England
13 Jan 2013 3:23PM
Has the greyness of a cold winter's day Carol - but still so lovely.
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 3:39PM
Looks very cold Carol, as it is here
like the inclusion of the tanker too
Lillian
13 Jan 2013 3:40PM
Very wild
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
13 Jan 2013 3:57PM
Blast Beach, blasted cold by the look of it. The tanker is perfectly placed, Carol.

Dave
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
13 Jan 2013 4:08PM
Seems to me that beach would be living up to its name as there would be a truly icy blast from the North Sea at this time of year! Certainly captured the look of it in this image!

Ann
phil99 10 45 6 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 4:16PM
Good on you for getting out Carol . Me I'm staying warm inside this week ....Phil
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 4:32PM

Quote:Good on you for getting out Carol . Me I'm staying warm inside this week ....Phil


.....and I don't blame you!!! Wink
Trev_B 9 151 68 England
13 Jan 2013 5:33PM
Flippin freezing it may be .. but at least it looks dry!! A nice shot Carol.

Trev
SlowSong Plus
8 6.6k 29 England
13 Jan 2013 5:42PM
Just what I need, a lovely brisk (but short) walk by the sea. Lovely shot.
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HELANA 6 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 5:57PM
It is nice to go out for a walk if you have that sort of wiew Carol. Nice seascape,
Elena
13 Jan 2013 6:11PM
i used to work on the rigs in the north sea when i was a 20Y/O i know how damn cold it can be and i was always wet because i did all the water deluge protection systems the thought of if it now makes me cringe still my G/F tights came in handy .....love the tanker in the distance has given scale to the capture

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 7:01PM
wonderful comp carol brilliant detail and tones looks a bit cold hope you wraped up warm a cracker nice one Wink
andy
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 7:35PM
A bleak outlook indeed and a sight which I fondly remember, as I once lived in Ryhope many years ago.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Paul_cats 10 61 22 Scotland
13 Jan 2013 7:57PM
If you look far enough out to the North Sea you might see me. And if you think its freezing there you dont wanna be where I am. Nice seascape capture.
Paul
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
13 Jan 2013 9:04PM
It does look cold----an enjoyable image tho!
JimV 10 6 3 Canada
14 Jan 2013 5:00AM
You've conveyed the dreichness very well in this fine seascape Carol, like the inclusion of the tanker in the bg!
Rgds., Jim
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2013 4:09PM
Lovely view Carol.

Ray
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
15 Jan 2013 10:04AM
You've captured the coldness and bleakness really well in this, Carol Smile

Andrew
Tibetan 4 3 England
21 Jan 2013 10:54AM
Well the zoom seems good, looking at that tanker, nice lead in with large Rock in the foreground nice one Carol, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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