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Bamburgh and Rocks

By John Giddings
Taken on the Northscape Workshop before sunrise. At 4am the car doors opened and we scattered across the shore like small children(which of coarse most of us are). Or did one or two shuffle their feet look at the sky grumble a bit and slide down to the beach? I think I will stick to the fairy tale version!

Looks Good Large.

Thanks for looking at all, John.

ISO 100, F16, 8 secs, ND Grads.

Ps, Hope the colour has compressed better tonight.

Tags: Castle Bamburgh Landscape and travel Northscapemay08

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blondiebee 10 295 United Kingdom
29 May 2008 6:38PM
Stunning colours. Love the composition. ness

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nickyv32 9 135 England
29 May 2008 6:43PM
Lovely shot, love the lights on at the Castle

GeorgeRusky 10 1 4
29 May 2008 7:01PM
Hi John
I wish I was a writer to describe all feelings you bring with your amazing pictures Smile
LesF 10 182 9
29 May 2008 7:12PM
Well worth your silly o clock start this John with lights on the castle just shows how early it was, brill shot

Les F
Scutter Plus
8 1.7k 6 United Kingdom
29 May 2008 7:13PM
Very atmospheric John

danbrann Plus
12 624 17
29 May 2008 7:30PM
Another stunner from the North East. I hope you have left something for us natives to take.
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
29 May 2008 7:33PM
A first class presentation.

JouŠo 12 56 Finland
29 May 2008 7:36PM
fantastic mood in this...........

29 May 2008 7:38PM
great colour again John , love the shot .

mrswoolybill Plus
9 985 1500 United Kingdom
29 May 2008 7:40PM
Magical sky. Though I'm still quite thankful to be in bed at that o'clock of the morning...
29 May 2008 7:47PM
Wonderfully haunting sky, very worth the early start it needed.

chris-p Plus
11 65 England
29 May 2008 8:05PM
Blimey...ya got down there quick Smile
User_Removed 8 78 1 United Kingdom
29 May 2008 8:11PM
Great sky John

GalleryGirl 9 4 2 United Kingdom
29 May 2008 8:11PM
Excellent - amazing sky and colours.
Marilyn x
29 May 2008 8:14PM
Bounce around like a mountain goat Chris............... did I realy just write that?
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
29 May 2008 8:19PM
Lovely tones John.Excellent.
DolphinLady 10 54 1 Wales
29 May 2008 8:39PM
Another stunning sky & such wonderful foreground detail.
TonyFrith 9 3 6 United Kingdom
29 May 2008 8:43PM
Have you lost the Yorkshire accent now & gone Northumberland ,Nice one
SRSmith 9 1 United States
29 May 2008 8:47PM
Love the depth of tone and the composition.
Cormy 9 3 England
29 May 2008 8:49PM
Superb shot John.
29 May 2008 8:58PM
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
29 May 2008 9:51PM
Great work John certain worth that early start.
Regards Richard.
MandsH 9 England
29 May 2008 11:22PM
A stunning shot - colours are gorgeous
Hop-A-Long 9 52 England
29 May 2008 11:27PM
Fabulous composition. Wonderful shot.
rontear Plus
13 8 8 England
29 May 2008 11:41PM
Classic view John. Ron.
Beautiful light and tones, the soft colour suits the mood of this one, maybe a bit 50-50 but a wonderful second shot from the beach here.

johnjrp 12 432 5 Australia
30 May 2008 7:12AM
The reward for getting out of bed early. Well taken. John
30 May 2008 7:38AM
absolutly stunning shot john,love the colours....peter
JudeC 9 6 3 England
30 May 2008 8:20AM
Stunning shot John - this was my next port of call this weekend - didn't get anything like this shot - Jude.
Brilane 10 5 12 Wales
30 May 2008 2:10PM
A dramatic shot.
30 May 2008 3:55PM
Love that blue John, very well chosen scene, fine work, Adrian
dianah 10 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
30 May 2008 5:48PM
What a superb night time shot..this is so dramatic. Excellent.
30 May 2008 5:48PM
Drama and mood a plenty here John, Great shot.
PLCimagery 10 77 1 England
30 May 2008 8:19PM
This is SUPERB John
Possum 10 148 England
30 May 2008 11:15PM
Those early morning blues are scrumptious.
gary_d 8 576 13 Wales
31 May 2008 9:31PM
Good image great sky. - gary

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