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9 Aug 2012 3:32PM
A beautiful shot!! Congratulations!

regards

Dito

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ChrisStyles 8 387 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2012 3:35PM
Another stunning f/g...WoW!!
Chris.
RonnieAG Plus
7 153 116 Scotland
9 Aug 2012 3:45PM
Fine coastal landscape, Alun, the stratified sedimentary rocks of the cliff face showing up so well in the prevailing light.
Ronnie.
Richsr 9 91 223 England
9 Aug 2012 4:00PM
Like the evening light and tones in this Alun, good in rush in the foreground.
Regards Richard
9 Aug 2012 4:17PM
Great shot Alun Smile
Bad drills by the people almost stuck by the tide, another ten minutes and things could have been a lot worse than wet feet.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
9 Aug 2012 4:55PM
Lovely balance with the rocks echoing the shape of the cliff face. The little details are important as well, the scale of the figures and the strip of blue separating the tumultous water with the more peaceful clouds. Excellent image, Alun.

Dave
9 Aug 2012 5:23PM
Thanks a lot for the feedback.
Ronnie - yes you're right about the limestone and shale cliffs. They are such a photogenic feature and can range from dark brown to bright saffron depending on the light.
Ryan - rather them than me. I remain amazed at the speed of the incoming tide along this stretch of the coast and at places like this and Nash Point there's no margin for error.
Dave - appreciate your comments a lot.

Alun
Anna_W 5 1 2 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2012 6:42PM
A top class image Alun - the wonderfully detailed foreground rocks really draw you into the frame and I like the texture and movement you've captured in the water. Although the figures are small, they provide an important focal point and give scale to the cliffs. Looks like they were pushing their luck there, unless they'd already rigged up a rope so they could abseil back up the cliff Smile
Regards
Anna
zapar40 6 66 5 Wales
9 Aug 2012 7:33PM
a beautiful scene from down there Alun.
ant.
paskinmj 7 11 1 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2012 7:55PM
Great landscape and mood evoked.
Matt
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2012 9:03PM
I recognised this beach, superb as usual Alun.
regards
Yung
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
9 Aug 2012 9:11PM
fantastic composition and the violent sea shows really well.
hope you got no damage to your gear
netta1234 Plus
4 381 2 Wales
9 Aug 2012 9:22PM
Great shot with lovely light
NettaSmile
martinl 13 266 2 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2012 9:50PM
Cracker Alun. A dangerous place to be and I certainly wouldn't chance it!
marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
9 Aug 2012 10:00PM
Simply superb!
9 Aug 2012 10:27PM
Thanks again, my friends.
Yung - yes you made this place your own with a daring composition as i recall.
Anna - they certainly were pushing their luck as there's no escape route the other side!
Annette - the usual filter mist but other than that it was fine.
Martin - If the waves don't get you a ruddy great lunp of limestone might. The base of these cliffs and ledges are dotted with reminders of past collapses and i've actually witnessed a few over the years. It makes me wary about getting too close to them.

Alun
Ayoob 5 Australia
10 Aug 2012 2:17AM
Brilliant shot and lovely detailed image........Grin
derekhansen Plus
8 210 24 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2012 12:49PM
Super as usual Alun. Excellent comp leading the eye from the foreground along to the cliff face and then horizontally to the figures.
Derek
AnnChown Plus
7 199 1 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2012 7:55PM
It looks as if you were thigh deep in rushing water here Alun! I like the addition of the people on the rocks - and that sky is just stunning!
Ann
Bee76 6 17 England
11 Aug 2012 6:43PM
Fantastic image Alun and leaving in the figures adds some extra context. Nicely done.

Regards,
Barney
Ridgeway 10 222 2 Ireland
12 Aug 2012 12:32AM
A stunning shot,WoW,,,I am thinking I really need to get the finger out,,,and try and scrape a half decent shot,,Wink,,oh and here's my award thingy,,

Aidan,,

Can I ask where your name hails from..sounds familiar but,,,,,,,,,
12 Aug 2012 11:03AM
Thanks Ayoob, Derek, Ann and Barney. Big thanks to you Aidan for your UA. As for the forum name, I am a Welsh speaker and it simply means 'photographer' Smile
Alun

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