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Sunset Stones

By Merciaman  
One more from last months meander over the Clent Hills. It was a bitterly cold and crisp evening as the sun sank towards the Malverns.

(I never noticed it before, but someone pointed out to me after this was uploaded that these standing stones bear an uncanny resemblance to cowled monks silhouetted against the light as they bow in prayer to the sunset.)

Tags: Sunset Landscape General Worcestershire Digitally manipulated Clent Landscape and travel Four stones

Voters: Trev_p, stevie, gcarth and 33 more

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gcarth Plus
16 3.9k 1 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2008 5:31PM
I like this atmospheric shot. I especially like the sun's rays radiating into to the foreground. Great sky!

Garth
RuthyJ 14 England
15 Nov 2008 5:46PM
Beautiful colours, Great shot.
evelen 16 5 England
15 Nov 2008 5:51PM
excellent capture great colours.
eve.
oldhat 13 20 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2008 5:57PM
I like this very much, then I am a standing stone nut. Excellent positioning of stones, sun and shadows, with manipulation adding to the effect. I could frame this and put it on the wall.
Gerald
jdenman 12 19 5 Spain
15 Nov 2008 6:20PM
Stunning !
John
DOGSBODY 12 1.4k 30 England
15 Nov 2008 6:38PM
A lovely image. Well done. Andy
ringyneck 14 315 18 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2008 6:42PM
Excellent colours and shadows.

I find this a hard place to get anything 1/2 decent as apart from the stones there's not a lot to inspire.

Keith

p.s. Monks eh ! I managed to capture these playful fellas on my 16th Jan 08 uploads. (Page 17 in my Gallery).
sandyd 14 Scotland
15 Nov 2008 9:37PM
Nice shot love the colours

Sandy
park my ferret 17 1.0k United Kingdom
3 Dec 2008 5:50PM
very nice - better than mine
regards
Paul
Paree 16 616 3
16 Dec 2008 7:44PM
stunningly beautiful
paree

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