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The Windy Post

By Anna_W  
One of my favourite spots on Dartmoor, regardless of the weather or time of day - I seem to have been there in rain, snow, blazing sunshine and howling gales - usually all in the same day Smile The wonky tilt is apparently the effect of generations of ponies and cattle using it as a scratching post, but it wouldn't be quite as appealing if it were upright. This is from an early morning visit on a rather changeable day, as the first rays of the sun broke through and briefly bathed the post in warm light. 10 minutes later it was raining!

Thanks for looking.

Tags: Landscape and travel and Dartmoorand cross

Voters: helenlinda, JulieLetten, Pricegrah and 57 more

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helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
7 Mar 2012 8:27PM
Gorgeous light Smile

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7 Mar 2012 8:28PM
fantastic comp and great colours and light
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
7 Mar 2012 8:32PM
Great and fantastic capture in good light,love it,
fazzer Plus
7 54 7 United Kingdom
7 Mar 2012 8:33PM
Excellent shot
HELANA 6 United Kingdom
7 Mar 2012 9:05PM
Good shot.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
7 Mar 2012 9:19PM
Beautiful lighting, great tones and a fantastic sky. Excellent image.

marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
7 Mar 2012 9:28PM

Quote:Beautiful lighting, great tones and a fantastic sky. Excellent image.

I agree totally with dave a great mage with lovely light, colours and a fab sky!
Kenfromsot 8 57 United Kingdom
7 Mar 2012 9:51PM
Lovely image.

scrimmy Plus
8 388 5 Scotland
8 Mar 2012 12:52AM
almost makes me want to get up early.....fantastic image...great light and soft colours
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
8 Mar 2012 7:55AM
A great image, and a very familiar one.

Love the light, and the whole composition.

Regards Nathan
HowieR 5 20 3 United Kingdom
8 Mar 2012 10:59AM
You have caught that wonderful light really well

gajewski Plus
12 10 9 United States
8 Mar 2012 10:31PM
Your work never ceases to amaze me. This is no exception.
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
14 Mar 2012 5:08AM
Magical atmosphere created.
2 Apr 2012 10:21AM
Fantastic, fantastic, fantastic - you get so much atmosphere into every shot.
harryw 10 80 1 United Kingdom
12 Apr 2012 8:46PM
Nice lighting and good composition.
CHRISB911 10 54 1
4 Jun 2012 9:56AM
awesome image indeed, must get up there sometime
Munro 8 44 United Kingdom
4 Jun 2012 12:19PM
Great composition and processing.

27 Jun 2012 4:10PM
One of my favourite spots too. Not the usual pov seen but you've managed to create a feel of isolation still. Lovely light and well processed Anna. ( nice photo stream)
cheesey 10 2 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2013 12:36PM
Wonderful comp, light and mood.
Great shot.

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