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Bank Holiday Monday

By BillyGoatGruff  
!4:06 hrs, stood in the lee of the harbour wall at Porthleven trying to shelter from what felt like a force 6 gale, getting soaked after my lovely wife had bought me lunch.

Marvellous Grin

It was worse around the corner!

As always, thanks for dropping in.



Tags: Waves Pier Black and white Gale Porthleven Landscape and travel Madness Very wet

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marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
4 Sep 2012 7:50PM
Marvellous indeed.... a great shot.

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geffers7 Plus
6 45 1 United Kingdom
4 Sep 2012 8:18PM
Certainly dramatic Bill - almost feel the power of the waves.
BillyGoatGruff 9 191 199 England
4 Sep 2012 8:34PM
Thanks guys!

Didn't think many would show up for this a bonus!

I'm off to the catch up later Smile
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
4 Sep 2012 10:30PM
Looks like you were sheltering by the church here Bill?
The best shots are other side when a 'real gale' is blowing
waves straight over the church!!!
this really suits the mono, as a very dramatic image
and for me a winner, perfect, and well worth a soaking.......Grin
BillyGoatGruff 9 191 199 England
5 Sep 2012 8:36AM
Cheers all!

Quite right Lillian, although it was quite windy enough for me!
We could barely open the pub door on the other side! And far too much water flying about. I think we found the only spot where I could keep the lens reasonably dry.....didn't even comtemplate using the camera for quite a while being just happy to watch the show, until my wife reminded me to fetch it from the car: we were only there for lunch! Grin

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