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Derwent Water

By dp    
Its an iconic and often shot scene, but here is my version of Derwent Water. Walked half way around the lake in the afternoon but could not find anywhere that was better than this. Settled down to a reasonable sunset when another tog turned up. He was from Norfolk and has a season ticket to watch Ipswich Town in the same stand, position as mine except he sounds like he is a little further forward. Small world!

Tags: Lake district Derwent water Landscape and travel

Voters: Rick_Huggins, Coleslaw, gwynn56 and 31 more

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Comments


debu 6 India
13 Aug 2012 12:11PM
Spectacular scenery.
debu

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reaper4252 5 2 9 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2012 12:20PM
The classic boat shot indeed, but superbly executedWink
MattB1987 5 455 England
13 Aug 2012 12:25PM
Nicely composed image, very nice
Matt
dp 12 163 3 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2012 12:35PM
Thanks all
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2012 5:06PM
A rather beautifully crafted composition of the rather stunning venue, a rather powerful yet rather beautiful sky certainly adds drama to the overall image.

Regards Nathan
martin.w 14 448 22 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2012 9:09PM
A must take shot when you visit Keswick, though when I have been there there have always been loads of togs.....maybe half of Ipswich's fan base was enough! Wink
dp 12 163 3 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2012 9:13PM
Ha ha Martin!
14 Aug 2012 12:40AM
Great version of thie iconic view.
Alun
martinl 13 266 2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2012 8:57AM

Quote:when another tog turned up

At least he didn't set up in front of you!!
Classic view Dave.
dp 12 163 3 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2012 9:12AM
Got a sharp tripod for that mate Wink
tonyguitar 4 55 33 Canada
14 Aug 2012 6:23PM
These row boats are a classic design. Similar to cedar versions we used to build for the priests at Lapage Craft Yachts in Beauharnois Quebec. That was back in the 60s when I was just out of school. Nice to see these again in this fine composition. TG
dp 12 163 3 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2012 6:28PM
Thanks Tony for the information and your comments.

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