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Shroom Falls

By ColouredImages    
An early start this morning to ensure I had this wonderful location to my self....success

Got some crackers and was chuffed to find these shrooms which made a lovely composition. The light was kind which showed off all the greens to their best.

Was joined briefly by a mink before another photographer turned up just as I was finishing off. We exchanged pleasantries and I am now armed with another "secret" falls thanks to him. Unfortunately we didn't exchange names...but thanks to him anyway. I look forward to finding the new gem


Tags: Landscape and travel Waterfall Goitstock

Voters: CarolG, cabbie, Philip_H and 163 more

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CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
29 Jun 2013 6:24PM
What a beautiful image, Mike. Carol
Philip_H 9 1.5k United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 6:35PM
A place of ‘delicious solitude’ for ‘green thought in a green shade’.

Magical looking location and capture.

tonyguitar 9 77 37 Canada
29 Jun 2013 6:44PM
Looks like a rain forest setting. We have many places similar to this here in coastal B.C. Canada. Seems 18mm at f16 is ideal for this so a setting I will remember. Excellent image and composition. TG
Mrsbass 8 2 1 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 6:50PM
Stunning Mike - the shrooms are an outstanding addition to this magical image.
johnlw 14 1 10 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 7:16PM
You have a good right to be chuffed its an outstanding image.
regards John.
MarkBroughton 13 286 1 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 7:17PM
Love this image. such a good foreground with those shrooms Smile
zapar40 11 66 5 Wales
29 Jun 2013 7:38PM
that is a superb image Mike, love the falls with a stunning f/g, great detail.
ColouredImages 17 47 35 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 8:05PM
Flipping heck....I go away for a few minutes and come back to a UA EC & a GEA. A huge thanks to Mark, Pete and Ant

Note to self....must go away more oftenTongue
bluesandtwos 11 525 1 England
29 Jun 2013 8:12PM
A truly stunning picture!

Jon.H 20 19 England
29 Jun 2013 8:19PM
Fantastic mystical feeling to this it.

great title too.

ABPhotosUK 8 26 1 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 8:24PM
This is fantastic Mike, don't think I've seen anything like this before with the combination of falls and fungi!! A UA from me too, Andy
29 Jun 2013 8:36PM
Superb well planned image, A well deserved Editors Choice
fazzer 12 54 7 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 8:36PM
Stunning shot Mike
PattiW 16 24 2 United States
29 Jun 2013 8:55PM
Beautiful! Supreme comp! The shrooms in the foreground set off an already exquisite image! PattiSmile
charlotte 17 34 2 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 8:56PM

Buffalo_Tom Plus
15 2.3k 21 Wales
29 Jun 2013 9:21PM
That is class....and I have just given my award out.
ColouredImages 17 47 35 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 9:22PM
Thanks to you all for your wonderful reaction to this
viewsouth 10 33 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 9:46PM
Very nice shot, Mike
Rapido57 11 1 England
29 Jun 2013 9:49PM
Wonderful composition and colours - well taken!

Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 9:51PM
Well all the awards say it all!
so have another one Mike
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 19 Canada
30 Jun 2013 2:41AM
Wow! What a magical place. There must be a few fairies around there, hiding. Beautiful image........Sandy
ColouredImages 17 47 35 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2013 5:53AM
Ui get up for another early start and find even more awards.....humble indeedBlush Right I'm off to find me some poppy fields this morning
Hermanus 9 4 South Africa
30 Jun 2013 6:21AM
What an amazing and superb image this is Mike !! Excellent !!!GrinGrinGrinGrin
Irishkate Plus
11 45 121 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2013 1:12PM
A fantastic capture with the fungi taking centre stage.
myrab 15 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2013 3:23PM

Norma 16 7 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2013 6:19PM
These weren't here when I was last here Mike, love the comp.

30 Jun 2013 8:59PM
Wow Mike, so well deserved awards, this photo is outstanding, great clarity and nice composition. CongratulationsSmileSmileSmile
30 Jun 2013 9:06PM
wow !!!SmileSmileSmile
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
30 Jun 2013 9:09PM
The mushrooms in the foreground are a magic touch and make this image extra special and make it stand out from the usual waterfall shots
pamreynolds 17 13 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2013 10:04PM
What a wonderful image, beautiful
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
30 Jun 2013 11:22PM
ColouredImages 17 47 35 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 9:43AM
Many thanks to you all for your kind comments, votes and awards. A special thanks to Pete for both of his awards, made my week they have. GrinGrinBlush
LesF 15 182 9
1 Jul 2013 9:50AM
Congrats Mike on firstly a super image and POTW plus the other host of awards the image deserves

1 Jul 2013 9:56AM
superb work
NaturesHaven 10 283 6 England
1 Jul 2013 10:01AM
Congrats on the POTW...........very much deserved and probably IMHO the only image recently that has truly deserved the accolade..............congrats on all the awards..........super image...............GrinGrinGrinGrin

Great to see a real image and real photographic skills get the recognition...........GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
1 Jul 2013 10:13AM
Super image Mike - more than worthy of all the awards you've received - congratulations.

jasonrwl Plus
11 1.1k 11 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 10:25AM
Congrats on the POTW Mike
h4rsx 11 17 5 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 10:27AM
Fabulous shot Mike!! Wink
franken Plus
19 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 10:50AM
I can't understand how I missed this!


Ade_Osman 18 4.5k 36 England
1 Jul 2013 11:21AM
Can't understand how I missed this one Mike, it really is quite exceptional and worthy of all the accolade it has received......I see now that Pete has chosen it as his POTW and I can quite understand why......Well done to you Sir!

DixClix 12 2 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 11:30AM
A beautiful composition and a magical image! Excellent! Congratulations and well done!
Sezz 16 619 15 England
1 Jul 2013 11:53AM
WoW! Absoulutely enchanting, so very beautiful - my congrat's for your awards, so well deserved!

Sarah *
GBauer 10 Venezuela
1 Jul 2013 12:41PM
Una composición excelente.
User_Removed 8 920 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 12:57PM
Sorry I missed this, don't know how! An excellent capture. Congrats on all the awards and potw GrinGrinGrin
1 Jul 2013 1:16PM
Fantastic Picture I love the mushrooms in the foreground really ads impact to the whole image... well deserved picture of the week.
ABPhotosUK 8 26 1 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 1:34PM
Congrats on POTW Mike, thoroughly deserved!!! Andy
almiles 12 38 102 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 2:10PM
Wow that FG is tremendous and I can instantly see why all the well deserved awards. One of your best because as well as your usual excellent handling of water, it also has probably the best FG of any of your images. Outstanding!
PattiW 16 24 2 United States
1 Jul 2013 3:31PM
Congrats on Photo of the Week! You certainly deserve it for this awesome image! PattiSmile
BarbaraR 15 1.2k 1 England
1 Jul 2013 4:10PM
Congrats, this is superb !

phil99 14 45 6 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 7:25PM
Superb mate ,.Very well deserved awards....Phil
derekhansen 13 210 24 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 7:28PM
An imaginative and very different type of waterfall shot Mike. Congratulations on the awards including the POTW.
iancatch 14 4 45 England
1 Jul 2013 7:48PM
Nothing else to say Mike except congrats on all the votes and awards - just need the highly commended for a full house.

tomcat 16 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 8:42PM
All been said and givenWink

KBan 16 512 4 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 8:58PM
Amazing capture Mike
Steve_S Plus
15 183 3 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 9:11PM
Great image Mike and congrats on all the awards
1 Jul 2013 9:23PM
What an amazing photo!

MarkBroughton 13 286 1 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 9:33PM
Congratulations on POTW Mike, I knew this was a winner of an image Smile
Bravdo 13 17 2 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 9:46PM
What else can be said,Again congratulations a picture worthy of all awards and comments. Superior photography here.

paddyman 12 66 United Kingdom
2 Jul 2013 9:04AM
A wonderful image congratulations on your awards,well done.
MalcolmS Plus
16 1.2k 13 England
2 Jul 2013 10:34AM
Congratulations on all of the awards Mike, this is a fabulous shot, well done. I have done similar things with garlic around the same location, but they aren't as good as this.

AlanJ 8 1.0k England
2 Jul 2013 3:54PM
Just stunning.

In the time I've been on epz this must be the most impressive photograph I've seen. Gets my first award.

YorkshireSam 11 110 3 United Kingdom
2 Jul 2013 5:08PM
Perfection in every way and very deserving of all the awards. I'm delighted for you Mike.
johneh 14 6 England
2 Jul 2013 5:12PM
What a magical image...straight out The Hobbit Grin
geffers7 Plus
11 53 1 United Kingdom
2 Jul 2013 5:34PM
Fantastic shot Mike - sorry I missed it in the first place.
chris-p Plus
16 75 England
2 Jul 2013 10:15PM
Many congrats Mike...
bzbee 17 108 3 United Kingdom
3 Jul 2013 10:12AM
This is utterly cool, Mike!! Well deserved admiration here....
Mozzytheboy 11 710 4 United Kingdom
3 Jul 2013 10:22AM
Truthfully for me that is the greatest image I've ever seen created by a camera. Can't say more I'm just in shock!

Mavis 19 143 2 England
3 Jul 2013 10:29AM
Congratulations . This is SUPERB looks like something from a Disney Movey
3 Jul 2013 10:53AM
Wow wow wow, congrats on a great image Smile
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
3 Jul 2013 11:01AM
3 Jul 2013 11:11AM
A wonderfully3D this image. So beautifully composed.

Congratulations on all of the awards.

feri 13
3 Jul 2013 1:47PM
WOW !!!
awsum shot
helenlinda Plus
14 374 22 United Kingdom
3 Jul 2013 3:04PM
Superb capture - many congratulations on all its awards Mike SmileSmileSmile
stevie 17 1.2k 2 United Kingdom
3 Jul 2013 8:15PM
What a photograph!
ChrisJD 11 100 Scotland
4 Jul 2013 9:43PM
Love it, nicest landscape I've seen in a while.
Fotomanic1 8 66 England
5 Jul 2013 1:34PM
I've seen and taken many shots of Goit Stock waterfall but none anywhere near as good as this. Stunning composition and a worthy POTW winner
7 Jul 2013 10:17AM
A womderful photograph of a magical scene.

pluckyfilly 15 351 33 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2013 3:32PM
deguest 10
21 Aug 2013 8:55PM
6 Nov 2013 7:34PM
this is superb, Smile

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