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Morning Dip

By Dugi34  
An elderly gentleman takes his daily exercise with a dip in Grasmere.
Wearing a thong and a smile he said "not to mind him, he did this every day, as he lived next to the lake", he then waded in without so much as a gasp as the cold water closed around him. Brrrr!
I didn't have time to change lenses so had to shoot this at 24 mm.

Tags: Lake district Sunrise Swimming Grasmere National park Landscape and travel Portraits and people Night and low light

Voters: BettyFlashlight, lifesnapper, Skinz and 11 more

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dathersmith 14 565 12 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2010 9:15PM
That's one brave (or daft) man but this is a great capture.

JackAllTog Plus
12 6.3k 58 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2010 9:29PM
Amazing story and great photo at 24mm - works really well.
cabbie Plus
14 31 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2010 9:34PM
Great capture will look out for him next time i'm over there

lonely_oryx 14 61 55 England
21 Oct 2010 9:41PM
Jodyw17 11 5 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2010 9:49AM
Lovely capture, well done

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