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Stones

By mark2uk
Another from my few days in the Lakes.
This is Castlerigg Stone Circle near Keswick.
It wasn't raining so there were quite a few people around.
The timing of this shot was critical as there are actually people in the picture - they are just behind the stones. If I deleted a stone there would be a rambler behind it Wink

I'm pleased with the outcome of this one, I like the composition of it.
What do you think? Please leave a comment.

Thanks for reading this far.
Mark

Tags: Lake district Rocks Architecture Stone Keswick Stone circle Stones Boulders Castlerigg stone circle Landscape and travel

Voters: JouŠo, looboss, blueistari and 11 more


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looboss 12 3.1k 7 United Kingdom
18 May 2007 4:44PM
I've just downloaded and deleted a stone and your are right! there is someone there Smile

Great shot, nice detail on the stones and terrific scenery

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mark2uk 13 798 8 England
18 May 2007 4:49PM
Was it the woman in the blue anorak? She walked into every other shot I took !

Thanks for the comment
Mark
blueistari 12 9 United Kingdom
18 May 2007 4:53PM
Ah Castlerigg! Thought I recognised this! Last time I was there, most of the field resembled a marsh...

Anyway, really nice shot; I particularly like the angle and the panoramic crop.
RogH 12 7 England
18 May 2007 5:10PM
Like your viewpoint / grouping and crop with this. The light could have been better but you have made the best of what you had.
Use a tripod, ND filter & long shutter speed to avoid the (moving) people, or wait till they have gone - but of course that's when the sheep invade!
Roger
jaktis 15 84 Sweden
18 May 2007 5:13PM
Good composition that empasize the stone circle

Peter
18 May 2007 7:29PM
I like the composition. Very effective. JNC
pamelajean Plus
13 1.2k 2094 United Kingdom
18 May 2007 10:19PM
I agree, your composition is good, and I also like the format.
moglen Plus
12 14 1
18 May 2007 11:45PM
Nice shot, went to castlerigg last year camping on my own, got some nice shots myself, must do something with them. Nicely seen. glen x

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