Shelter....

By Chant57  
One from the rock formations at Spittal Beach, a shell lies protected in one of the gulleys formed by the erosion of the rock by the constant washing of tidal waters.

As always thanks for Looking, and have a great weekend.

Tags: Rocks General Shell Textures Geology

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Comments


BillyGoatGruff 9 191 199 England
2 Dec 2011 3:57PM
Superb! Shortlisted....Smile

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annettep38 Plus
5 218 39 Costa Rica
2 Dec 2011 4:02PM
wonderful composition.
I love it, those graceful lines and the shell in its center.
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
2 Dec 2011 4:02PM
Beautiful colours and composition
2 Dec 2011 4:07PM
Spot on

Bob
tonyng Plus
6 8 2 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2011 4:08PM
One beauty of a shot.
marktc Plus
5 85 14 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2011 4:23PM
Absolutely wonderful.... Shortlisted too
mrswoolybill Plus
9 927 1463 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2011 5:37PM
Strangely sensual. I want to run my hands over this.
Moira
charlotte 11 34 2 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2011 5:38PM
Wonderful detail and beautiful tones.

Charlotte
RobD 9 25 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2011 6:48PM
Beautiful; - colour, textures, pattern - just beautiful
Rob
gajewski Plus
11 10 9 United States
2 Dec 2011 7:27PM
I've loved all of these shots but this is my favorite so far. It is wonderful.
-=\walter
Nigel_95 Plus
10 260 2 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2011 8:23PM
Wonderful lines and colours Chant.

Nigel
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
2 Dec 2011 9:46PM
A treasure!! love the colors!
2 Dec 2011 10:02PM
So pleased to be the 30th Chant.
A very special and most stricking capture of semi abstract together with the natural world.
Some really lovely colours and textures.
J x
martinl 12 265 2 United Kingdom
3 Dec 2011 12:23PM
Not surprised this has an EC, brilliant stuff.
Smile
Richsr Plus
9 90 222 England
3 Dec 2011 12:33PM
Good work her Chant, many congrats on the EC.
Regards Richard
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
3 Dec 2011 1:46PM
Amazing colours and patterns, very well seen and captured, Chant Wink
Trev Smile
Fantastic image, one for the wall for sure, love it.

Dougie
3 Dec 2011 5:45PM
Just returned to congratulate you on your very well deserved EC Chant.
I am so so pleased for you.

Jx
BarbaraR 10 16 1 England
3 Dec 2011 7:06PM
Congrats Chant, this is especially lovely of
the Spittal Rocks.

B.
mic 5 1 2 Canada
4 Dec 2011 2:54AM
Very, very nice! Have you considered converting it to B&W?

mic
Barjo 4 United States
4 Dec 2011 3:44AM
Elegant lines and dynamic swirls of color in this most unusual and visually stunning image....Outstanding!
LesF 9 182 9
4 Dec 2011 11:55AM
That's a stunning piece of of photography Chant, congrats on a well deserved EC.

Reckon this could be POTW tomorrow


LesF
woodlark 12 538 1 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2011 1:25PM
Wow missed this one. Will have a good look later when not on phone.
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
4 Dec 2011 1:26PM
So lovely shapes and colours

Peter
Chant57 Plus
10 395 3 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2011 2:10PM
Thanks everyone. Thanks Mr B for the EC badge . Totally gobsmacked!
Chant
Cormy 8 3 England
4 Dec 2011 3:49PM
Superb,Chris.No wonder you spend so much time on the beach.Another Shell/Rock winner.
Cheers
Alan
LesF 9 182 9
4 Dec 2011 4:23PM
That's a stunning piece of of photography Chant, congrats on a well deserved EC.

Reckon this could be POTW tomorrow


LesF
RockArea Plus
9 18 3 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2011 4:58PM
A superb shot, Chant. Great to see the EC on it. Congratulations.

David
Mike_Young 9 12 9 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2011 9:01PM
Stunning Image Chant
Mike_Young 9 12 9 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2011 9:07PM
Stunning Image Chant...shortlisted.
Lovely shot. You can almost feel the textures Grin
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
5 Dec 2011 5:27AM
Fabulous image and textures.
Tom.
Chant57 Plus
10 395 3 United Kingdom
5 Dec 2011 8:05AM
Thanks everyone. Thanks to Tom for his UA , truly appreciated.
C
congrats on POTW Chant
LesF 9 182 9
5 Dec 2011 9:53AM
Contgrats on POTW, told you


LesF
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
5 Dec 2011 10:48AM
congrats on your POTW, very well deserved.

regards
Yung
Chant57 Plus
10 395 3 United Kingdom
5 Dec 2011 11:49AM
Thank you everyone.
Thank you Pete - I'm stunned and delighted!
Les - with that prediction , you better go buy a lottery ticket!

Chant
stevie 12 1.2k 2 United Kingdom
5 Dec 2011 12:04PM
Brilliant to see this is POTW, very well done!
Consulo 12 840 10 Scotland
5 Dec 2011 1:02PM
Well done with all of the awards, Chant, very well deserved.
MilanaG 10 Bulgaria
5 Dec 2011 1:30PM
Congrats on POTW, Chant! Love the series from this beautiful place! Well seen and taken!
Milena
User_Removed 12 17.9k 8 Norway
5 Dec 2011 2:08PM
Congratulations on all the awards Chant. So well 'seen' in the first instance and beautifully captured.

Had I seen it initially, I too would have shortlisted it! Wink
gajewski Plus
11 10 9 United States
5 Dec 2011 5:19PM
Congrats on getting "Photo of the Week."
-=\Walter
Alan_Coles 10 177 11 Wales
5 Dec 2011 6:05PM
Congratulations on a stunning image...not only a 1st EC but follow it up with a well worthy POTW..
Nigel_95 Plus
10 260 2 United Kingdom
5 Dec 2011 7:15PM
Many congratulations on the EC and POTW Chant. I bet you are grinning a lot at the moment Smile Smile

Nigel
5 Dec 2011 7:41PM
So many congratulation to you Chant on all your awards and especially for the POTW. Wow amazing and so very very pleased for you.

Its Brilliant. Magnificant achievement.!!!



Jx
Steve-T 9 53 66 England
5 Dec 2011 7:45PM
Superb. Steve
Chant57 Plus
10 395 3 United Kingdom
5 Dec 2011 8:25PM
Thanks everyone.
Yes Nigel , bearing a rather large smile at the moment and may indulge in a rather large glass of red shortly!
Chant
wyatturp 10 2 England
5 Dec 2011 9:15PM
well done youSmile
BarbaraR 10 16 1 England
6 Dec 2011 9:42AM
Popped back to Congratulate you Chant on
all the awards. Fab . Smile

B.
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
6 Dec 2011 12:27PM
This is marvelous! Congratulations.
MalcolmM Plus
10 476 5 Scotland
6 Dec 2011 12:31PM
Congrats on POTW - well deserved.
I put this straight into my fave images list....
Malcolm
Chant57 Plus
10 395 3 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2011 1:43PM
Thank you everyone. Thanks to those who returned with congratulatory messages too. 

Chant
6 Dec 2011 9:45PM
Top class. Congrats.
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
7 Dec 2011 8:07AM
Congratulations for your Image OTW Chant, inspring.
Ron.
Chant57 Plus
10 395 3 United Kingdom
7 Dec 2011 12:59PM
Thank you Ron for the congratulatory wishes, and thanks to everyone who visited.
Thanks to Tony and John for your UA's- truly appreciated!

Chant
pmorgan 9 217 13 England
7 Dec 2011 2:40PM
Deserves all the praise - superb wrk Chant!!!!!!

Rgds
Paul
martinl 12 265 2 United Kingdom
7 Dec 2011 4:53PM
Congrats on the POTW, glad it got it, fully deserved.
Smile
tinareid1 7 4
7 Dec 2011 8:49PM
beautiful, well done, you are an experienced photographer.
Beautiful curves, colours and composition - really lovely.

Michael
Mike_Young 9 12 9 United Kingdom
8 Dec 2011 4:29PM
Yep, a corker, gets my UA, well done on your other awards, very well deserved Smile
Chant57 Plus
10 395 3 United Kingdom
8 Dec 2011 4:50PM
Thanks everyone.
Thanks Mike for your UA - truly appreciated.
Chant
Suehh 9 39 6 England
9 Dec 2011 9:20AM
Stunning!
10 Dec 2011 1:34PM
So imaginative Chant, great image in your style.
Adrian
suvarc 6 India
10 Dec 2011 3:48PM
wonderful composition.Grin
10 Dec 2011 8:15PM
very plain, i prefer your sea ones
Goggz 9 2.3k 72 Wales
11 Dec 2011 6:38PM

Quote:Very plain, i prefer your sea ones
LOL, everyone has their view don't they. I think this is enChanting! Well done on all the awards. I'd have given you a UA as well but someone else who also deserved it got it a bit earlier.

Cheers, Goggz
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
13 Dec 2011 4:46PM
Stunning shot.
Ron
RuthyJ 10 England
1 Jan 2013 7:22PM
Fabulous patterns in the rocks. lovely shot.

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