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Hilltop Hide

By BertC  
Captured whilst on a photoshoot with my brother Joe (EPZ user name: KingArthur) at the Mizieb valley area; around the limits of Mellieha.

A lovely set of clouds engulfed the surrounding sky to enhance the beauty of this solitary hunter's hide. location. Needless to say, the prevailing (late afternoon) light added an extra dimension to the vista.

Shot late in the afternoon.

Thank you for viewing and as always larger is better.

Cheers,
Bert Wink

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Comments


franken Plus
15 4.4k 4 United Kingdom
29 May 2007 4:20PM
Wonderful colour and lighting in this.

regards
Ken

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Maiwand 10 3 73 England
29 May 2007 4:23PM
Great shot Bert. That really heavy cloud looks a little forbidding but it does seem to reflected light back onto the fields. Very nice indeed.
Ron
Glynn 11 1.2k 1 United Kingdom
29 May 2007 4:23PM
Hi Bert,

Nice colour and tones - well exposed and presented mate.

Glynn
jaktis 13 84 Sweden
29 May 2007 4:23PM
As lovely as we are used to see

Peter
JouŠo 13 56 Finland
29 May 2007 4:32PM
great shot again, Bert!

Jouko
NeilM 11 England
29 May 2007 4:32PM
great image Bert.

Neil
29 May 2007 4:33PM
tell this was yours... love the perspective on the the stone building.. outstanding scape..!!!

Nikki Smile
jenquest 15 561 1 Tokelau
29 May 2007 4:41PM
Quite like this but can't help thinking it would look even better if it was a tad brighter.
riprap007 13 1.6k 37 England
29 May 2007 4:42PM
forgot what sun light is like just been grey and wet here for far too long! A beauty with that voluminous cloud
29 May 2007 4:44PM
superb detail Bert and the light is, as ususal, fantastic. helen
POOCHIE 11 21 6 United Kingdom
29 May 2007 4:46PM
Bert somebody has to tell you the truth the sky looks bloody awfull is your monitor working properly?, and are all the people who clicked blind???

Pooch.
Nettles 10 England
29 May 2007 4:58PM
Great shot and good capture of atmosphere. Mettles
Steveman 11 4 United Kingdom
29 May 2007 5:02PM
Like the composition and how you create mood in your images, Bert.
Stephen
Hanners Plus
11 875 10 Ireland
29 May 2007 5:19PM
I always enjoy looking at your large ones Bert (err, pictures that is!!!), always lots of detail to be seen

CLIXSmile
wamp 11 276 8 England
29 May 2007 5:20PM
Great view Bert, and the sky looks awesome

Sean
SueTurner 13 81 3 England
29 May 2007 5:22PM
we have had a lot of those grey skies here over the last couple of days. Nicely done, very atmospheric as usual Bert
Buffalo_Tom 11 2.3k 9 Wales
29 May 2007 5:50PM
Lovely tones as usual Bert.
Tom.
bobalot 11 10 England
29 May 2007 6:01PM
great shot happy to make it 30.

rgds Bob
kinfatric 13 550 9 Scotland
29 May 2007 6:04PM
beautiful mood, light and colour to the scene Bert
DYankee 11 6 United States
29 May 2007 6:05PM
Another work of art, Bert!
So moody, yet inviting.
Dawn Smile
trissie 11 United Kingdom
29 May 2007 6:10PM
Beautiful colour and lighting Bert, well taken.

Trish x
29 May 2007 6:15PM
PURE CLASSIC..!

ALEX
29 May 2007 6:29PM
Wonderful light in this Bert, the sky looks really moody, cracking shot, Adrian
GillyB Plus
12 317 8 United Kingdom
29 May 2007 7:03PM
A fantastically dramatic sky .....great atmosphere!

gill
TrevorPlumbe 11 60 England
29 May 2007 7:11PM
Great shot, fantastic dramatic sky Bert
Trevor
phototime 11 8 United Kingdom
29 May 2007 7:28PM
Excellent shot Bert,wonderful dramatic sky and light.


Mo.
MikeEG 10 10 United Kingdom
29 May 2007 7:44PM
Nice one Bert.

MikeEG
SueWB 11 England
29 May 2007 8:05PM
Love this one - the old building is a wonderful focal point
Sue
Smile
Joline Plus
11 28 53 United States
29 May 2007 8:23PM
Looks like we both found some interesting rural architecture this weekSmile Wonderful sky.
Ganto 11 769 2 Ireland
29 May 2007 8:28PM
Hey Bert, is this shot heavily "JPEG'ed". The sky is a bit posterized on my monitor. Good shot though!

P.
29 May 2007 8:32PM
another great photo Bert.

Dee Smile
User_Removed Junior Member 11 16 England
29 May 2007 8:32PM
Great composition and wonderful light (very much your hallmark!) and a really dramatic sky.
Andrew
TerryBaxter 11 11
29 May 2007 8:55PM
Glowering and good too.

Terry.
Herge88 10 40 4 England
29 May 2007 10:27PM
A superb photo, great sky, great fg, and detail is fantastic.

Best Matt
Newtman 11 2 5
29 May 2007 10:58PM
Love the sky, gives the whole shot a great atmosphere.
dathersmith 10 558 12 England
30 May 2007 12:54AM
Great shot, wonderful detail.

Darren.
Wow-superb!
30 May 2007 1:43AM
Smashing landscape.
Rogerex 11 32 12 Australia
30 May 2007 3:02AM
A little bit dark on my monitor, but still a beautiful scene with lots of details in the lage version. i like the dark ominous clouds.
Roger
30 May 2007 3:04AM
Super shot Bert with dramatic sky and clouds

Stan
glazzaro 12 70 23 United States
30 May 2007 5:42AM
I like the deep tones and the way the shadows cast over the view, has a rich and rustic feel to it, nice camera work, Spot on! Click!!!

Greg
Alfoto 11 Wales
30 May 2007 6:44AM
Nice tones and that wonderful sky....Super Bert.
Alfie
Paul_cats 11 61 22 Scotland
30 May 2007 9:02AM
Dramatic with the lighting as ever even if it is a tad dark on my monitor. Still a wonderful composition though.
Paul
peter_oak 12 1 England
30 May 2007 2:23PM
Nice shot Bert,well taken.

Peter..
GlynnisFrith 11 23 3 United Kingdom
30 May 2007 3:10PM
Love the light on the ruined building & the village in the centre
super shot
Glynnis
oppo 11 6 2 Scotland
30 May 2007 5:00PM
It has your stamp on it Bert. Very moody and dramatic. Brilliant !

Phil
edcat 11
31 May 2007 7:03PM
Ok BERT I HAD MISSED THIS....................THIS IS EXCELLENT ALL THE WAY..................................
AlanBW 11 20 England
31 May 2007 8:54PM
Very atmospheric image
looboss 10 3.1k 7 United Kingdom
31 May 2007 9:08PM
Excellent shot, plenty to see and nicely lit!
And I'm being honest Smile
TonyFrith 10 3 6 United Kingdom
5 Jun 2007 10:16PM
Great composition & lighting
Tony
RobinF 11 83 1 England
6 Jun 2007 9:01PM
Great foreground interest with the hunters hide and wonderful sense of depth with the distant landscape behind it Bert - regards Robin
bricjen 11 United States
7 Jun 2007 2:10AM
I haven't been here for awhile. You've sure added some great pieces!!
Libby_M 10 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2007 12:37PM
this is fab
colour lighting and detail just great so clear and sharp
well taken
gerrymac 10 10 1 United Kingdom
4 Nov 2007 3:29PM
Another cracker,its all been said
Gerry

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