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Buffalo_Tom Plus
11 2.3k 9 Wales
6 Jul 2009 7:59AM
Lovely image of traditional farmimg Dan.Look forward to the rest.

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andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2009 8:03AM
brilliant capture cant wait to see the rest nice one
Mynett Plus
9 142 6 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2009 8:04AM
Well this is special and love the story how amazing, and such a nostalgic scene, I wish we could see more images like this in the countryside Smile At 80 yrs old and still working the land in this way is wonderful

Thanks will be looking out for more of these

6 Jul 2009 8:04AM
This is superb
6 Jul 2009 8:15AM
Wow Lucky you to have the opportunity for these shots
You really have captured it well
A truely beautiful shot
6 Jul 2009 8:19AM
So oldy worldy, just great. Linda
6 Jul 2009 8:34AM
Lovely shot.
Excellent shot.
8 10 10 England
6 Jul 2009 9:06AM
Beautiful animals - look forward to more of them.
6 Jul 2009 9:13AM
Super shot of these wonderful horses and their Master.
May see you later we are coming to Haltwhistle.
6 Jul 2009 9:50AM
Great image, no carbon footprint here.
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1849 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2009 10:28AM
Fabulous portrait of an amazing man - he was a client of ours when I was working in Hexham, I'm delighted to see that he's still going strong. Good one of Robin & Jimmy too. Really looking forward to more of these!
woolybill1 Plus
11 22 70 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2009 10:33AM
Normal looks very canny indeed, Danny, and Large looks even cannier. I'm already looking forward to more of the series.
6 Jul 2009 11:02AM
A superb image love it
Fishnet Plus
13 5.0k 5 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2009 11:06AM
Fabulous, really wonderful and totally timeless.
Great shot of heavy working horses,nicely done
6 Jul 2009 11:18AM
outstanding Pro. My relatives in our province are still using our Nat'l Animal w/c is the Carabao or Water Buffalo. No problem for the high price of diesel and gasoline plus air pollution. Still, they can harvest their rice fileds 2x/yr instead of traditional once/yr.
6 Jul 2009 11:23AM
A simply superb shot, look forward to the rest of the series.
Beautiful image!
Joline Plus
11 29 53 United States
6 Jul 2009 11:50AM
Truly a lost art. I do wish it would return. Excellent shot.
jaktis Plus
14 84 Sweden
6 Jul 2009 12:18PM
Lovley to see the horses at work

Scaramanga Plus
10 56 6 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2009 1:12PM
Looks fantastic.
andy_AHG Plus
8 106 6 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2009 1:25PM
Smashing shot Dan. Very evocative.

mikbee Plus
10 3 8 Scotland
6 Jul 2009 1:59PM
Another fine ''product'' from Scotland here Danny.When I was a boy,I spent many years looking at their backsides,when I delivered the milk in a horse drawn cart !! Had a nice little sideline selling the manure to the allotment owners too !! Where there's muck,there's brass !!
Good take.
Bob_V Plus
10 1 2 United States
6 Jul 2009 2:43PM
What a excellent shot Dan, such a great sight.
The horses are absolutely wonderful Danny, I love Clydesdales as much as they seem to love working.
When I was at school there was a brewery behind me which used Clydsedales and when I worked at the Daily Record there was another brewery who used Clydesdales.

Look forward to more of them in your images Danny.

All the very best my friend,
danbrann Plus
13 636 17
6 Jul 2009 7:41PM
Thanks for all the comments. I have been away in Scotland all day and have just returned at 7.15. Doubt if I will get much commenting done this evening. Will catch up when I can.
6 Jul 2009 8:12PM
Smashing !
6 Jul 2009 8:22PM
A great scene. Good colour and perfect DoF.
Melanie_M Plus
12 168 9 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2009 8:30PM
So very special and outstanding an image. A beautiful capture of the 'working' countryside and of times past.
6 Jul 2009 8:42PM
A beautiful image - great composition
dmhuynh72 Plus
10 44 3 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2009 9:06PM
not often you see a sight like. brilliant!
Phil1958 9 272 4 Wales
6 Jul 2009 10:56PM
This is a stunning image and reminds me so much of a painting my father has of a Farmer with his two horses. Definitely "canny" when viewed large.
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2009 7:01AM
Superb image Danny, this is really something to treasure - I could imagine that not only Mr. Dodd would hang it over the fireplace!
Richsr Plus
10 91 223 England
7 Jul 2009 11:31AM
Like your composition and the details in this Dan -good work.
Regards Richard.
phil99 Plus
11 45 6 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2009 3:29PM
Superb capture of an almost disapeared way of life..Phil
7 Jul 2009 8:44PM
Super picture Dan
7 Jul 2009 9:44PM
Excellent Danny - I thought this would look good when you described it but it lloks beter in the flesh (so to speak).
The viewpoint makes the image and the framing of him through the two horses really holds them together. A master class in photography!
franken Plus
15 4.5k 4 United Kingdom
8 Jul 2009 9:54PM

9 Jul 2009 2:24AM
Best of the three just shows how a little bit thought behind the camera using a shallow depth of field makes the image really work well.
A really good set of three images Danny
Am pleased av been able to larn ye sumit
13 Jul 2009 7:06AM
super shot
chase Plus
12 1.1k 246 England
13 Jul 2009 6:04PM
Beautiful horses & so good to see them still working.Lovely dof to bring the main subjects forward from the bg.
Just seems a touch flat for me though,perhaps could do with a slight curves lift..although I notice you haven't converted to sRGB for posting on the web...sometimes the culprit for a loss of colour punch.
Nicely composed with them coming over the brow of a hill.
16 Jul 2009 9:58AM
wonderful shot, wonderful animals, superb. jeanette

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