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Parbold Hill.

By NeilWigan
One of the highest points around Wigan,coming back after picking up a cheque, for a job done ,The sun was dropping to the right and giving some lovely light and colour.The valley is much deeper than it seems ,the hill across is Ashurst brow the spire in the trees is Ashurst Beacon,one of the tudor warning fire sites.All in all a good evening.Best wishes to all ,Neil,Joan,Charlotte and Jacob.V2 is the road down the hill.

Tags: Black and white Landscape and travel

Voters: Daisymaye, RonnieAG, Ray42 and 37 more

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Daisymaye Plus
8 23 11 Canada
1 Jul 2012 1:46AM
A lovely rural scene. ........Sandy

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RonnieAG Plus
7 154 117 Scotland
1 Jul 2012 2:50AM
A lovely English pastoral scene in V 1, Neil, but of your two versions, i think V 2 really gets my vote.......love that road winding down the hillside, carrying the eye into the middle and far distance........all that beauty and not a single car in sight.......what they are all missingWinkWink
And the B and W presentation works very nicely too.
Ronnie.
Ray42 9 3 England
1 Jul 2012 6:14AM
Two great shots - like them both
moiral 7 12 Scotland
1 Jul 2012 8:54AM
A beautiful scene and lovely light over it Neil. Lovely sky too. Nice winding road in V2, wouldn't mind walking down it, but not the opposite! Moira
CaroleS Plus
7 429 3 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2012 9:16AM
I do like that evening light in V1 but V2 does grab my attention. Good mono tones with the road taking the eye towards that lovely view.
Best wishes to you and the family.
Carole
1 Jul 2012 11:48AM
great light and fine detail in V1 Neil and v2 the winding road is excellent loves those sweeping surves well suited to mono as well

Graham
jasonrwl Plus
7 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2012 11:49AM
Superb light and sky in v1 Neil making a great scene.
Jason
morpheus1955 10 3 2 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2012 12:47PM
Lovely landscape, great light and composition.

Hugh
Maiwand 10 3 72 England
1 Jul 2012 4:00PM
Super landscape Neil with wonderful mellow lighting.
Ron
Billyray 9 70 3 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2012 4:23PM
Taken from the 'Wiggin Tree' Neil?. Two good shots. Like the way you got Ashurst Beacon in V1.
Ray
beautiful landscape like v1 great colours GrinGrin
What a beautiful landscape Neil, love the gorgeous colours in the sky Grin
Julie
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
1 Jul 2012 10:21PM
a view of Middle Earth!
wonderful romantic shot!
1 Jul 2012 10:27PM
A stunning set. Exquisite photography.
Regards, Oleg
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
2 Jul 2012 8:59PM
A beautiful rural landscape Neil, such wonderful light and greenery. I like the inclusion of the sheep peacefully grazing in the foreground
Suehh 10 39 6 England
2 Jul 2012 10:55PM
Ah.....peaceful, pretty, not raining, gentle bleating............ wonderful!
Source 6
3 Jul 2012 10:32PM
Amazing light and colour.Like the winding road too
-source
paskinmj 8 11 1 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2012 12:06AM
Nice captures.
Matt
phil99 10 45 6 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2012 2:50PM
Excellent scene .Very well captured.....Phil

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