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Scafell Pike - About Halfway

By Andysnapper
Morning,

Firstly, many thanks to all who voted and commented on yesterday's shot and especially to Netta for her user award.

Today's image is from just above the halfway point and looking across to Sca Fell ( 964m or 3163 feet). A few wispy clouds were just blowing off the peak and the Sun was hiding behind the shoulder of Scafell Pike. By this point I was beginning to wonder if I could make it all the way to the top, it was steep and rough going under foot and it was very warm..... and I was feeling the pain.

Andy

Tags: Lake district General Mountains Scafell pike Black and white Landscape and travel

Voters: CarolG, phillG, bobpaige1 and 26 more


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Comments


CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
27 May 2015 6:43AM
Well captured, Andy, I guess it was worth the pain to get to the top Smile
NDODS 10 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
27 May 2015 7:23AM
Superb. The monochrome processing adding to the appeal and beauty of this wonderful Cumcrian landscape.

Great image Andy.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin
LynneJoyce Plus
12 22 101 United Kingdom
27 May 2015 7:28AM
Nice shot, very atmospheric and I guess mono portrays your pain!
sawsengee Plus
14 6 40 Malaysia
27 May 2015 7:59AM
beautiful escarpment & peak captured in fine monochrome Smile
Bantu 7 7 1 India
27 May 2015 8:57AM
Andy fantastic and wonderful capture.

Vikram
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
27 May 2015 9:32AM
A wonderful scene Andy, look forward to views from the top.
Peter
Tish1 Plus
8 32 5 United Kingdom
27 May 2015 10:12AM
Your pain, is my pleasure, so to speak, thank you for your endurance.



Tish
27 May 2015 11:15AM
A wonderfully composed image! Works excellent in mono!
Effrossini
netta1234 9 382 2 Wales
27 May 2015 4:13PM
A Great imageSmile
NettaSmile
27 May 2015 4:47PM
Beautiful and very atmospheric. Great shot Andy GrinGrin
I'm sure the pain was worth it when you got to the top.

Kathryn
213hardy 12 719 England
27 May 2015 7:55PM
A great shot, Andy, that pile of scree leads up to Lords Rake, the route we took when we did scafell and scafelll pike Smile

Den
DonMc 12 4 United Kingdom
27 May 2015 8:27PM
Great mono of this impressive view Andy!Smile
Don

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