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Porthnanven Patience

By MrsS    
Good Evening! I hope you are all well.

Experienced the joys of train travel for approx 12v hours over the last three days - went to visit my dad, who is 90 years young. Smile

Anyway, this is from the dreaded boulders at Porthnanven - a Big Stopper shot into the sun - I must be bonkers! Wink

I'm sure you'll let me know if you agree! Grin

Thanks for your time - have a great evening - the push to get ready for school starts here - back on Monday! Smile

Cheers!

Fran x

Tags: Light Cornwall Rocks Water Clouds Porthnanven Brisons Landscape and travel Slippy Lee big stopper 10

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Comments


4 Jan 2012 6:34PM
really a great shot .... the texture on the boulders is fab. and really love the comp.

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saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
4 Jan 2012 6:36PM
WOOOO
what stunning and great image,very well done,
saeid
RazvanD 6 3 7 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2012 6:39PM
Great tonal range, i like the colours, the detail in the clouds, the movement and the stones at the bottom. I think it is worh a crop even if the cloud detail at the very top goes, so i suggest a ground emphasis for a more powerful picture, it gives more impact at first sight.
Razvan
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
4 Jan 2012 6:39PM
Good heavens, Fran, I can see a witch on her broomstick in the clouds Grin. What a cracker, superb composition. Carol
martinl 12 265 2 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2012 6:43PM

Quote: I must be bonkers!


Struggling!!!
Tongue
Love your image and this place, nice capture
4 Jan 2012 7:00PM
Love your picture. Just ordered a 10 stop ND filter myself... Grin
zapar40 6 66 5 Wales
4 Jan 2012 7:01PM
a great capture, (that witch is speeding along there.) Smile love the light on the f/g rocks.
nice one, ant.
sneazy 11 74 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2012 7:11PM
Great image, how do you control the flare in something like this? Does the 10 stop help or hinder...just got one myself...

Mark
4 Jan 2012 7:15PM
Wow this is stunning.
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2012 7:18PM
I reckon you timed this just rightSmile

Fine detail in those foreground rocks

Adrian
marktc Plus
5 85 14 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2012 7:19PM
Superb, simply lovely
BillyGoatGruff 9 191 199 England
4 Jan 2012 7:26PM
Yep, bonkers.
Nice shot, though Wink

xx
MrsS 9 4.5k 18 England
4 Jan 2012 7:32PM
Thanks Barbara, Saeid, Razvan, Carol, MrEEK (I think!), Kingsley, Steffen, Ant, Mark, Scott, Adrina & Mark Smile

Just spotted her myself, Carol - thanks for 'pointing' that out! Smile

Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmm, Martin! I expected nothing less! Wink

10 stoppers are great fun, Steffen, enjoy! Smile

Mark, I just experiment with exposures until I get one I like. at least into the sun they're not too long!!! (Did have a few that didn't work tho') Wink

Cheers All!
Fran x
MrsS 9 4.5k 18 England
4 Jan 2012 7:34PM
Thanks too, Bill - our posts must've crossed. Should've given you a bell - was in Bristol very briefly today and Monday! Smile

Fran x
BillyGoatGruff 9 191 199 England
4 Jan 2012 7:45PM
Yes you should have! Tongue
angej 11 477 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2012 7:51PM
lovely clarity on them thar boulders Fran - happy new year to you and PaulSmile
MrsS 9 4.5k 18 England
4 Jan 2012 7:59PM
Will do next time - promise! Grin

Thanks Ange - HNY to you too Smile


Cheers!
Fran x
Niknut Plus
6 1.2k 68 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2012 8:22PM
Gorgeous shot !!!.....love the textures in the rocks, & overall blue-mood !!!!
derekhansen Plus
7 210 24 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2012 8:41PM
The big stopper has worked its magic Fran and you have kept the detail in the sky exceptionally well.
Derek
4 Jan 2012 9:01PM
Absolutely stunning!
Sam.
ade_mcfade 12 15.2k 216 England
4 Jan 2012 9:29PM
very nice Mrs S Smile
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
4 Jan 2012 10:09PM
Gorgeous!

Ade
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
4 Jan 2012 11:14PM
Bags of detail Fran, excellent.
Ron.
Merbert Plus
6 5 1 Australia
5 Jan 2012 1:31AM
Just love it! Well done.

Norbert
MrsS 9 4.5k 18 England
5 Jan 2012 6:40PM
Thanks for your comments, Gents, glad you like it Smile

Fran x

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