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The Witches Pool

By MrsS    
Hi All! Yes I know it's not a SLT but Mr Sutton has pinched the shot today (makes up for all the times I got one over on him!) so today's upload will have to wait a while until you've all forgotten how good his is! Wink

So, this is one from W.A.S.P.'s trip out and about between Christmas and New Year (was it really only a week ago?)

Decided to try out my new waterproof boots to see just how waterproof they were, so for once I had to forego walking on water and actually stand in the stream. The boots did well and my ickle tootsies stayed both dry and toasty warm.

Anyway - - I stood there and just thought how magical this pool looked, hence the title. As I was taking this, a couple of chaps quizzed me about what I was doing and I pointed them towards EPZ, so hopefully there is at least one potential new member (cheques or paypal, Pete, I don't mind which!) Wink

Thanks for looking, hope you like it, off to find you an SLT for tomorrow! Smile

Cheers!
Fran x

Tags: Rocks General Water Waterfall Splash Green Aqua Landscape and travel Gordale Wildlife and nature Waspon tour Warm feet

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Jouİo 15 56 Finland
5 Jan 2009 5:21PM
lovely shot, Fran......

Jouko

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sut68 16 2.0k 76 England
5 Jan 2009 5:24PM

Quote:so today's upload will have to wait a while until you've all forgotten how good his is

... that may take a while Wink x
casson 13 3 United Kingdom
5 Jan 2009 5:30PM
I l;ike the colour of the rocks against the water
john
DolphinLady 14 54 1 Wales
5 Jan 2009 5:34PM
I like the simplicity of this shot Fran....fanatstic.
Bet it was hard to get though.
Hilary
CarolG 13 199 20 Greece
5 Jan 2009 5:47PM
A beautiful image, Fran, glad you didn't have to get wet tootsies for this one! Carol
By the way, haven't had a good indian curry in a while, when's it next on the menu?!
MrsS 13 4.5k 18 England
5 Jan 2009 6:02PM
Thanks Jouko, MrS, John, Hilary & Carol Smile

Bit of a balancing act, Hilary, and a tad of a climb Wink

Carol, you must be a mind reader - - just added the last touches to a Balti for tea - - shall I set an extra place? Grin

Cheers All
Fran x
chase Plus
14 1.4k 326 England
5 Jan 2009 6:38PM
Good job them boots were waterproof Fran,looks like you could have risked damp feet for this view.
motorsportpictures 11 289 23 United Kingdom
5 Jan 2009 6:42PM
stunning shot, great details in the rocks , and composition...
scott
flyingseale 12 400 3 United Kingdom
5 Jan 2009 6:45PM
Nicely captured. Great detail in the rocks.

Mike
MrsS 13 4.5k 18 England
5 Jan 2009 7:00PM
Thanks Janet, Scott & Mike Smile

Certainly would have with my old ones, Janet, but these just shrugged it off without a second thought! Smile

Cheers
Fran x
TyChee 15 275 1 United States
5 Jan 2009 7:14PM
Excellent work. Nice detail.
Ty
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
5 Jan 2009 7:30PM
Super shot Fran. Very well detailed.
Ron
angej 15 479 United Kingdom
5 Jan 2009 7:40PM
Yep I like it Fran, glad your feet kept drySmile
Ange
wamp 13 276 8 England
5 Jan 2009 7:54PM
Lovely capture Fran. The detail and comp look very good.

I bet you're looking forward to the kids going back tomorrow as much as my wife is!! lol

Cheers, Sean
MrsS 13 4.5k 18 England
5 Jan 2009 8:06PM
Thanks Ty, Ron, Ange & Sean Smile

Probably, Sean - - new role for me tomorrow too, so it's all a bit nerve-wracking! Smile

Cheers!
Fran x
d3looo 11 16 1 Slovakia
5 Jan 2009 8:14PM
Fantastic image Fran!!! Very nice composition and I like nice milky feeling in the water. Great job!

Pavol
rangerpaul 13 19 7 England
5 Jan 2009 8:37PM
Great exposure on the water Fran and glad to here the toes didn't suffer to much in the production of this shot Wink
Paul
danbrann 15 640 17
5 Jan 2009 8:48PM
Well no sooner do wesee the end of you walking on water you have now found a place to call your own...aptly named title howver that does not stop it being a tremendous image Fran..a goodun.
MrsS 13 4.5k 18 England
5 Jan 2009 9:15PM
Thanks Pavol, Paul and Danny Smile

Smacked legs when we finally get to meet, Danny! Grin

Apols for clicking and running on folks shots today - - got to get sorted for tomorrow! Sad

Cheers!
Fran x
bunbeam 14 2 United Kingdom
5 Jan 2009 10:08PM
beauty, love the splash
bunSmile
kaybee 15 7.0k 26 Scotland
6 Jan 2009 9:57AM
I fancy this as a square format crop from the bottom........losing the jumble of rocks at the top and having the water falling into the shot rather that fighting through all the stones


Roy
martinl 16 269 2 United Kingdom
6 Jan 2009 1:17PM
See what Roy means, but I do like the fact that you can see where the water has come from before getting to this pool.
Smile
Wooly 14 112 4 England
6 Jan 2009 8:31PM
Excellent clarity and exposure Fran.

Alan
9 Jan 2009 2:43AM
Great shot good exposure.
Mark..

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