Peninnis Head Lighthouse

By pmorgan  
Literally the first photo that I took on my trip to Scilly a few weeks ago. And, yes, that it really what it's called Grin

It was established in 1911 on St Mary's when it superseded the lighthouse on St Agnes which had been in operation since 1680.

Rgds
Paul

Tags: Rocks Lighthouse Clouds Sea Black and white Isles of scilly Landscape and travel Peninnis lighthouse

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Comments


13 Sep 2011 7:34PM
Nice mono image.
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Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
13 Sep 2011 7:50PM
Good tones and light Paul, works well in mono.
Regards Richard.
fazzer Plus
7 54 7 United Kingdom
13 Sep 2011 7:54PM
great mono,good comp and the clouds look great
jeremy
Stunning detail.... Very nice indeed.
13 Sep 2011 8:25PM
Lovely mono Mr M. with the lighter tones leading towards the lighthouse. It's a great name eh? It would mean 'the head of the Island or Island Headland' ' in the Brythonic tongue from which Cornish, Welsh and Breton were derived. Modern Welsh would be, Pen yr ynys - almost as bad Grin
Alun
13 Sep 2011 8:34PM
A stunning image Paul. You mono work is outstanding.
13 Sep 2011 8:34PM
PS, glad you got the spelling right.
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
13 Sep 2011 8:48PM
beautifully captured Paul
Lillian
Ian-Munro Plus
9 200 15 Wales
13 Sep 2011 9:51PM
I now see what you mean with your new mono technique, its on show here. The grass and sky look fab.

Good to talk to you today mate.
marktc Plus
6 96 14 United Kingdom
13 Sep 2011 10:23PM
Great image Paul, the mono looks good but would love to see the colour versiom
14 Sep 2011 12:19AM
Beautifully exposed and composed.
Emu72 Plus
7 7 1 United Kingdom
14 Sep 2011 5:52PM
top mono mate Wink

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