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Portland Stones

By JohnHorne  
Pebbles at Church Ope Cove, Portland, taken on yesterday's Northscape South / ePz meet.

In the absence of dramatic lighting it was a case of looking for opportunities which suited the ... er ... beautifully even, soft, diffuse illumination.

Great to meet so many new faces / familiar names from the site.

1/2 sec, f/16, ISO 100

Feel free to comment or critique.

Tags: Close-up and macro Portland Epz meet Landscape and travel Northscape south

Voters: John Giddings, nothsafoto, carriebugg and 32 more

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28 Oct 2007 6:21PM
Nice to have met you to John.
Good one, John.

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nothsafoto 12 170 United Kingdom
28 Oct 2007 6:21PM
Excellent composition and well seen shot given the circumstances. Good to meet you too.

carriebugg 13 65 England
28 Oct 2007 6:23PM
lovely photo - like the border and the soft light!
Coleslaw 12 13.4k 28 Wales
28 Oct 2007 6:29PM
We were all watching you doing it from a distance....Smile
28 Oct 2007 7:20PM
love the shot a different perspective to the normal pebble shots ive seen well done
glad you got back home safely Smile
rontear Plus
14 8 8 England
28 Oct 2007 7:42PM
Sympathetic image John. Ron.
pennyspike 14 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
28 Oct 2007 9:00PM
Lovely diffuse lighting, guess you were working with the biggest softbox in the world.
Coleslaw 12 13.4k 28 Wales
28 Oct 2007 9:01PM
Possum 11 148 England
28 Oct 2007 10:21PM
A beautiful shot that captures the colours, shapes and sea-worn smoothness of these pebbles so well. Great presentation, and a worthy HC - well done.
flyingseale 10 400 3 United Kingdom
28 Oct 2007 11:45PM
Nicely done.
a11sus 14 568 Northern Ireland
28 Oct 2007 11:52PM
I really like this one Smile
mattmatic 13 598
29 Oct 2007 9:02AM
Ahaaa! So that's what you were up to! Very nice result Smile
Maddie Plus
12 2.7k 2 United Kingdom
29 Oct 2007 10:18AM
well done just goes to show what can happen on a grey day Smile

Nice to meet you.
Chriscj 11 96 1 England
29 Oct 2007 10:51AM
Well seen, congrats on your HC too.

chris-p Plus
11 66 England
29 Oct 2007 3:28PM
So that's what you were doing Smile well done on the HC
JohnHorne 12 1.0k
29 Oct 2007 6:33PM
Thanks guys and gals ... and thanks for the HC, Pete.

Cole, Matt and Chris: yeah, you could have wandered over - I wouldn't have bitten. 'Course, I might have scattered the stones when I saw you coming ... Wink

Good to meet you all anyway.
Kris_Dutson 15 8.2k 1 England
30 Oct 2007 9:19PM
Well done John, you've made the best of a dire day.

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