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GOWER GEM

By Imagephotographics
Morning everyone !

Many thanks for all your very kind comments & votes on yesterdays' Three Cliffs image.

Here is an image I took as we arrived, showing the over view of Three Cliffs Bay, Gower, Swansea. This view was featured by Catherine Jenkins on her program as the best view in Wales. As you can see the weather was beautiful when we arrived, and by the time we did the long walk down to the bay, the storm clouds came over as you can see in the two previous up-loads.

Not only that, this is where my parents had their honeymoon back in 1956, my Dad nearly drowned there, it has very strong under currents, he told me it took him two hours to swim free.

Hope you like this image ?

Chris



Tags: General Landscape and travel Wildlife and nature

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Comments


morpheus1955 14 3 2 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 12:16AM
Good morning Chris, this is gorgeous, fabulous composition, I love it.

Hugh
andylea 13 37 1 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 12:16AM
great comp cracking light a beauty chris Wink
andy
imagio 15 12 1 England
6 Dec 2009 12:25AM
Superb landscape Chris

Bernie
david357 12 12 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 12:30AM
Lovely image, sky has lots of interest and nice sweeping curves at the waterline.
David.
Bob_V 14 1 2 United States
6 Dec 2009 12:48AM
What a gorgeous landscape Chris, such fantastic work.
Bob
gary_d 13 576 13 Wales
6 Dec 2009 1:20AM
This is a beautiful view and a great image. - gary
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 19 Canada
6 Dec 2009 1:28AM
Beautiful landscape. Well captured.........Sandy
colmar 14 42 35 Scotland
6 Dec 2009 1:43AM
Good Morning Chris

Good composition and the lead in via the stream is spot on the beauty captured so well cane see why Catherine describes it so, thanks for sharing Colin
iancam 13 23 England
6 Dec 2009 5:08AM
Superb landscape Chris, the sky and comp are wonderful.
Ian
tripodted 16 32 1 Northern Ireland
6 Dec 2009 5:49AM
Beautiful view. Well captured.
Ted
terry_cavner 16 332 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 7:11AM
WOW......A Beauty ......
EMJAYCEE 12 10 10 England
6 Dec 2009 7:50AM
Splendid image.
Joan.
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
6 Dec 2009 7:56AM
Good morning, Chris. Another lovely land/seascape with very natural colours.
Ronnie.
Kimco 15 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 8:13AM
Fabulous shot, and I remember the programme with Catherine Jenkins. No wonder it is a favourite spot, it looks really beautiful making this a memorable composition.
jaktis Plus
17 84 Sweden
6 Dec 2009 8:40AM
A beautiful view

Peter
helenlinda Plus
14 374 22 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 9:07AM
That certainly is a beauty!!
Helen
6 Dec 2009 9:17AM
stunning view , stunning capture
Gareth
User_Removed 12 3 1 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 9:23AM
Mmm Delicious. Love the meandering stream and lovely clouds over this great view. Romney
mrswoolybill Plus
14 3.0k 2462 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 9:51AM
Cold, clean light, beautifully captured.
Moira
tomcat 16 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 9:58AM
the detail is fascinating,to say the least


Adrian
alighalam 12 1 Iran, Islamic Republic Of
6 Dec 2009 10:02AM
Great landscape image, well done.
Ali
6 Dec 2009 10:19AM
Stunning comp - another cracking shot - Graham
dmhuynh72 13 47 3 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 10:24AM
stunning scene and capture
regards
Yung
baclark 12 3.7k 24 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 11:08AM
Yeah....blue sky, I remember that stuff!!Wink What a beautiful spot, we had our honeymoon near Tenby, poured with rain all week and it was August! Super view a well composed image.
Barbara
polly470 12 25 8 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 11:14AM
I lived here ( or a few miles away..) when I first got married - good memories and a lovely photo!
Pauline
Joline Plus
15 37 59 United States
6 Dec 2009 11:28AM
It truly is a gem!
EAS 12 1 13 Scotland
6 Dec 2009 11:29AM
Beautiful looking place. Your composition is excellent and I love that snaking stream.

Ann
VidB 13 11 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 12:18PM
Wonderful scene of a lovely coastline, well captured
Dave
Adderwatcher 12 60 19 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 12:33PM
Fantastic landscape image Chris.
Scott
gingerdelight 15 298 11 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 1:20PM
A truly stunning image, Chris, but it probably does not look too stunning to your dad! I love the Three Cliffs uploads too, all very well captured.
Carol
ginz04 17 281 20 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 1:37PM
hi fabulous photograph, good detail , dof, colours
Bravdo 13 17 2 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 1:52PM
Worthy of all the great comments. A stunning capture and a beatiful landscape setting.

Regards, Barry
Rende 14 38 4 Netherlands
6 Dec 2009 2:05PM
Lovely shot with a beautiful sky.
Rende
Cor 12 Belgium
6 Dec 2009 2:26PM
A stunning shot from a beautyful country.
Cor.
bayleaf 14 8 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 2:32PM
What a super image.
John.
casson 15 3 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 3:04PM
A super seascape, like the cloud in the background.
john
maggieh 13 4 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 3:09PM
Wonderful image and what family memories. Thank goodness your father finally freed himself from the current else we wouldn't be seeing this now.
maggie
6 Dec 2009 3:12PM
excellent work
steve
Brian65 12 2 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 3:16PM
Lovely image, looks a beautiful place. Brian
6 Dec 2009 3:20PM
Looks a wonderful place to visit!
Excellent image.
Peter.
6 Dec 2009 3:27PM
Fantastic landscape Chris.
Pegon 16 78 1 England
6 Dec 2009 3:40PM
A lovely view and a well composed image.
Pete.
User_Removed 14 485 13 England
6 Dec 2009 3:45PM
that is a stunning view and a great shot. Really lets you appreciate the scene

rgds
Dave
Glyn1 12 4 1 England
6 Dec 2009 4:00PM
Know it very well Chris, you have caught it beautifully. Great work

Glyn
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
6 Dec 2009 4:16PM
A beautiful scene, Chris, and beautifully captured. Yes, I remember, too, the scene being featured on TV with Catherine Jenkins. You could just sit and take in this lovely view all day long.
TrevB Smile
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 4:40PM
a very beautiful landscape shot
one for the wall I think?
Lillian
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
6 Dec 2009 4:44PM
A fine piece of work.
6 Dec 2009 4:45PM
Beautiful image.
Sylvia
User_Removed 12 80 1 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 5:14PM
Beautiful scene, very well captured
6 Dec 2009 6:17PM
a beautiful view and very well taken,nice work.David
Suehh 14 39 6 England
6 Dec 2009 6:18PM
Very beautiful indeed
Steve_S Plus
15 183 3 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 6:22PM
Lovely image Chris
Steve
gregl 16 19 1 England
6 Dec 2009 6:35PM
Chris your landscape images are fantastic and this one is no exception. It raises the bar for the rest of us!
Greg
6 Dec 2009 6:55PM
Superb comp and detail !! Fabulous view and captured very professionaly !!
agingrocker 12 28 1
6 Dec 2009 7:12PM
Lovely shot. Wish I was there
Antony
Clayey 13 1 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 7:23PM
What a lovely image this is, you certainly have the knack of being in the right places at the right time. Lovely composition...it almost makes me to want my home there!!! Regards Peter.
6 Dec 2009 7:35PM
Missed 81 Chris, stunning image.
Tony
Roly 14 Wales
6 Dec 2009 7:39PM
Beautiful shot Chris.Well composed and some super light.
Brilane 15 5 12 Wales
6 Dec 2009 7:41PM
Excellent series of shots.
Brian
FeatherFriend 13 38 217 England
6 Dec 2009 8:05PM
A superb shot Chris, a really good comp,
Geoff.
foxtolbot 12 8 3 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 8:42PM
stunning shot, once again youve left me speechless on the quality of the image, well done keep up the work .

James
derekhansen 13 210 24 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 8:51PM
Very nicely composed and teriffic clarity to the image Chris.
Derek
saeidNL 11 3 Netherlands
6 Dec 2009 9:09PM
good evening Chris
again beautiful picture-beautiful work and a beautiful shot
saeid
pluckyfilly 15 351 33 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2009 10:21PM
absolutely gorgeous
OMG 13 51 2 United Kingdom
7 Dec 2009 12:43AM
Superb shot, the colours, clarity and detail is outstanding Chris.
Derek
JimV 15 6 3 Canada
7 Dec 2009 1:40AM
Sooo glad your Dad made it out of there or we'd never have had the pleasure of your photography Chris! This is a much better view on the beauty of the Three Cliffs Bay area, and I can now well see why it was chosen, a truly wonderful shot you have shown to us here, thanks!
Rgds., Jim
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
7 Dec 2009 10:35AM
Stunning in all ways
helena 17 134 United Kingdom
7 Dec 2009 1:25PM
Just stunning, great work & excellent portfolio.
Tara x
Shootme 12 England
7 Dec 2009 4:43PM
Wow! what a lovely place, and a great shot. Another Wow! cos ive never been anyones 100th before!! At least I hope I have'nt!!

Jim.
7 Dec 2009 4:51PM
Thanks Jim !!

Chris
7 Dec 2009 4:52PM
Thanks ever so much everyone for all your very kind comments and clicks - as always, very much appreciated !

Chris
Techno Plus
13 6.1k 8 England
7 Dec 2009 8:18PM
Lovely composition Chris, deserves the attention..

Mal
ruscals 11
8 Dec 2009 12:18AM
like the water leading down to the sea some fine detail with colour and sharp good picture well done

Quote:Thanks ever so much everyone for all your very kind comments and clicks - as always, very much appreciated !

Chris



thank you for excellent images.....
9 Dec 2009 8:48PM
Beautiful
-Frontier
MickS 16 23 14 England
10 Dec 2009 10:25PM
Watcha Chris
excellent additions
best
Mick
metro074 11 8 Australia
30 Dec 2009 1:25PM
Your Photos are truly somthing

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