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The Dell

By Mynett
Good morning

Thank you for all the lovely messages and clicks on my previous image, it is so encouraging.

While on the same trip I managed a nice walk up one of the hills near Festiniog, and it was a lovely sunny warm day, I so enjoyed reaching the top with the sky larks and the gorse, the blue sky and the scenery, but what a delight it was to find this lovely waterfall on the return journey. We could hear the water gushing and found the nearby stream - Cliff followed it down to this and encouraged me to follow, - and was so pleased that I did. Firstly we found the "Primrose Tree" of my earlier upload and then this. The fall was about as high as a bungalow and dropped down in two levels, this it the lower part of it. I did get some full length shots but the surrounding trees were casting too much shadow which as a photo is too much of a distraction. I quite like the close up one here as the rocks on the far side were strewn with little primroses. I have tried to capture the beauty of the moment - not sure if I have done it justice so over to you Smile

Have a lovely weekend, bar b que tonight mmmmm

Linda Wink

Tags: General Waterfall Surprise Moss Primroses

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lesarnott 8 11 2 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 7:00AM
Lovely, love those falls and your pic!

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CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
22 May 2010 7:02AM
A beautiful composition and capture, Linda, well exposed. Carol
zapar40 8 66 5 Wales
22 May 2010 7:03AM
morning linda, i have a thing for waterfalls and you have caught this perfect.
nice one. ant.
W1ldside 8 29 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 7:18AM
Nice catch on the water Netti
Lillian Plus
9 22 17 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 7:36AM
Looks like perfect justice to me Linda, caught the water perfectly and love the moss colours as they bring this alive with the light captured on it
superb shot
wyatturp 12 2 England
22 May 2010 7:42AM
Nice detail and light , well done
Ray42 10 3 England
22 May 2010 7:55AM
Certainly best viewed large Linda - a delightful shot - caught the water well and the moss and primroses stand out well
baclark 9 3.7k 24 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 8:04AM
Lovely light and details. I enjoy how you've captured the water too. Glad you had a productive walk!
fentiger Plus
17 918 24 England
22 May 2010 8:09AM
Nice colours and textures.

9 10 10 England
22 May 2010 9:24AM
Full justice done Linda - this is a delight to look at.
22 May 2010 9:32AM
Beautiful lighting in this well timed exposure. Lovely comp and colour.
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1929 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 9:49AM
I like the way you have light and shadows here but very little context. We're looking in with the light, if that makes sense.
SlowSong Plus
9 7.4k 30 England
22 May 2010 10:22AM
What a lovely cool glade. So pretty I'd like to be there myself in this hot weather.
EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
22 May 2010 10:28AM
A perfect place to visit on a warm day and clearly, to be either a Primrose or Moss living there permanently! Perfect viewing on this hot, sticky morning!

22 May 2010 10:51AM
Beautiful image Linda !

morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 11:11AM

Quote:Looks like perfect justice to me Linda, caught the water perfectly and love the moss colours as they bring this alive with the light captured on it
superb shot

I can't put it any better, a beautiful image.

22 May 2010 11:11AM
The sprakling fall has a beauty all of it's own - well captured - a restful image.
Mynett 9 142 6 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 11:12AM
Thanks to everyone some really nice comments which I have enjoyed reading Smile
Phil1958 9 272 4 Wales
22 May 2010 11:34AM
Lovely shot - the water has been captured perfectly. Thanks for the advice on the rapeseed shot - not too far away for another trip,

rpba18205 8 1 4 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 12:35PM
Great colour, detail & water movement. Thanks for the mod on Lydford. Nicely done.
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 12:39PM
wonderful comp cracking colours and light linda like this a lot you've caught this spot on Wink
22 May 2010 1:53PM
Nice one I really like the lighting of this pic, very natural nice comp. Norma
pascalg Plus
10 37 France
22 May 2010 4:22PM
a fine capture ;
like the tones of green...
Oliverpants 9 2 2 England
22 May 2010 4:49PM
Lovely shot of the water and great moss. Ann
tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
22 May 2010 5:02PM
i reckon you exposed the water spot on

22 May 2010 5:06PM
Nice detail and light, Linda.
Bob_V 10 1 2 United States
22 May 2010 5:33PM
Such wonderful water movement Linda.
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
22 May 2010 5:41PM
Wow, your write-up certainly makes it sound like a super day out, Linda! A very delightful capture of the gushing water here, and is a must for viewing large to appreciate the detail.
TrevB Smile
P.S. Enjoy your barbecue tonight - it's certainly the weather for me a sausage! Smile
astyag 10 12
22 May 2010 6:00PM
Indeed a lovely shut and what a lovely write up, reminded me of some adventure memories I had few years ago. I would luv to see a wider view with full waterfall 2 steps in future, looking forward, if you have captured though.
cassiecat 10 39 46 England
22 May 2010 7:18PM
pretty little waterfall, great weather for a bbq, have fun. lesley
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
22 May 2010 10:29PM
A beautiful shot, Linda, with the water captured so nicely. As of this moment I am far too warm and could comfortably sit at the bottom of your shot and let the water pour over me.
I'm not saying that would improve your image (or mine for that matter), however!!!
Regards, Ronnie.
jaktis 14 84 Sweden
23 May 2010 1:17PM
A lovely flow

Dusan 9 Sri Lanka
23 May 2010 1:59PM
Very Nice Linda
23 May 2010 3:08PM
Beautiful shot Linda - lovely light captured

Roly 11 Wales
23 May 2010 7:30PM
Smashing shot Linda.

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