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By BertC  
Captured last January (around the limits of Mellieha) soon after a heavy downpour when the weather had just started to clear up.

The title to this frame stems from a little philosophical reflection.
What are our lives being subconsciously webbed into ??? ... An array of pressures, targets, uncertainties, conflicts, intollerance etc ... So we photographers tend to pack our camera and gear and 'stowaway' into our own world of peace and beauty.

I thank you all for your previous 'clicks' and encouraging comments, which are highly appreciated.

Wish you all a splendid week.

Shot very late in the afternoon.

Thank you for viewing and as always larger is better.

Exposure :- 1/5s - @F13 + ND Grad.

Tags: General Flowers and plants Landscape and travel

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Paul_cats Plus
12 61 22 Scotland
25 Feb 2007 12:23PM
Yipeee!! First for a change. And I am sure I will be the first of many for this wonderful scene with such superb lighting. Spot on.

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John_Horner 12 12 2 England
25 Feb 2007 12:25PM
Great light you caught in this super image Bert, well done.
DYankee 12 6 United States
25 Feb 2007 12:27PM
Lovely lighting and compliment of textures between the ground and the sky.
Dawn Smile
didgpix 11
25 Feb 2007 12:28PM
Love the light on hte stone wall, another great composition with superb light.
Alfoto 11 Wales
25 Feb 2007 12:30PM
Great lighting and super textures....Lovely shot Bert.
TonyFrith 11 3 6 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 12:31PM
Gorgeous light,colours & composition

tull 14 181 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 12:37PM
Beautiful lead with cracking light.

thorn 13 124 2 Scotland
25 Feb 2007 12:39PM
Hi Bert,
Fantastic skies,lighting,shadows and atmosphere,i sure could get lost in your picture,peaceful,tranquil,beautiful and full of atmosphere.It's amazing.I do tend to get caught up in my own world of photography and abstract,just like in your description.Take care.AnnSmile
25 Feb 2007 12:51PM
Wonderful sky, so much color, lighting and tones.

Maiwand 11 3 73 England
25 Feb 2007 12:56PM
A really top class landscape once again Bert. You do set some very high standards.
Chant57 Plus
12 395 3 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 12:59PM
Hi Bert
Another superb capture from you with wonderful light. For me this particular image has an almost metaphysical feel, the first principles of things - concepts such as being, space, time and indentity. Great work.
User_Removed 11 16 England
25 Feb 2007 1:01PM
Another masterpiece from maestro Bert. Wonderfully moody with a magic splash of light.
Billlee 11 5.5k England
25 Feb 2007 1:41PM
Well crafted image, that has your 'signature' on it! Bill.
Glynn 12 1.2k 1 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 2:16PM
Hi Bert,

Love this shot. Love the way that you have caught the sun shining on the wall and path. Nice lead and superb cloud definition.

shortski 12 3 1 England
25 Feb 2007 2:19PM
stunning cloud and perspective and as always gorgeous colour...jojo
Paintman Plus
11 1.2k 177 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 3:22PM
Great work again Bert. It takes talent to be able to turn a simple track and a wall into something special. Excellent stuff.
RuthyJ 12 England
25 Feb 2007 3:24PM
Another beauty Bert,Wonderful sky and lighting.
glazzaro 13 70 23 United States
25 Feb 2007 3:42PM
Nice Bert, love how you caught the shades of light in varying angles across the scene. Spot on! Click!!!

casson 12 3 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 3:49PM
The lighting on the limestone wall sets the picture off.
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
25 Feb 2007 4:14PM
Another masterpiece Bert, the lighting, colours and composition are all top drawer
25 Feb 2007 4:22PM
Like the light on the clouds Bert it adds great depth, very well composed with wonderful light,fine shot, Adrian
jaktis 14 84 Sweden
25 Feb 2007 4:28PM
I agree with the superlatives

peter_oak 12 1 England
25 Feb 2007 4:33PM
Great sky,Birt brillant shot.Peter
Mounters 11 85 2 England
25 Feb 2007 4:38PM
Hey Bert another masterpiece, great use of light and textures. Dont let philosphy get in the way if it all gets too much have a beer!
juldon 15 78 England
25 Feb 2007 5:08PM
Light, sky, wonderful what more can be said.

MadTrace 13 268 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 5:17PM
Wonderful lightening. well captured.
Possum 11 148 England
25 Feb 2007 5:28PM
Would give you an extra click for the philosophy, Bert. I love the light across the stone wall here.
viscostatic 11 36 5 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 5:58PM
A beautiful photograph. Your style of photography is so unique and never fails to impress.

bricjen 11 United States
25 Feb 2007 6:42PM
OOOHHHH! I LOVE this one!!
SueWB 11 England
25 Feb 2007 6:47PM
This is one of my favourites so far - just love that GORGEOUS sky - stunning!
Sue Smile
NeilM 11 England
25 Feb 2007 7:09PM
great light yet again Bert & just love those little clouds.

TerryBaxter 12 11
25 Feb 2007 7:10PM
Yet another first-class capture of light.

LisaRose 11 172 4 United States
25 Feb 2007 7:28PM
Wonderful Bert, simply beautiful!
Love the description, and I believe that is very true.

Slaterm 12 496 1 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 7:43PM
looks like an oil painting. Nice work
Buffalo_Tom 11 2.3k 9 Wales
25 Feb 2007 7:46PM
Agree with your Stowaway interpretation Bert/Just got in from an afternoon of solitude with my Nikon.Excellent shot.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
25 Feb 2007 7:54PM
Sotwaway is just right-- and this is a splendid place to stowaway-- Would love to walk down some of your paths-- ( with camera, or course!) Lovely, Jennnnnnnn
Nigel_95 Plus
12 262 2 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 8:54PM
Love the sky, and light and shade in this Bert.

bricurtis 12 2.2k 49 England
25 Feb 2007 9:51PM
Playing catch up Bert.Magnificent light in this.Quality work as usual.

kinfatric 13 550 9 Scotland
25 Feb 2007 10:03PM
a good spot of light in this Bert
25 Feb 2007 11:22PM
A first class image. Very nice, Bert.

Marian 12 62 England
25 Feb 2007 11:48PM
This is a stunning shot, one to print out and hang on your wall.
JimV 11 6 3 Canada
26 Feb 2007 1:22AM
I think Alan (Paintman) has said it best Bert.
Rgds., Jim
Gecko 12 25 Australia
26 Feb 2007 4:56AM
Love the ray of sunshine, great shot. Pam
piccy 12 8 Wales
26 Feb 2007 5:43AM
Really like the light you've caught here. Very nice contrasts.
ITPSnapper 12 45 Netherlands
26 Feb 2007 8:37AM
The light is just amazing, superb shot.

TonyA 13 11 Spain
26 Feb 2007 9:45AM
Fantastic light and warm tonalities.

KKmoments 11 12 1 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2007 10:52AM
Superb image yet again.... love the contrast between light/dark.... brilliant. Karen
sunshot 13 24 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2007 2:25PM
wonderful capture bert, lovely hint of light up the lane.

Brilane 11 5 12 Wales
26 Feb 2007 3:00PM
Absolutely beautiful. - Brian.
franken Plus
15 4.6k 4 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2007 5:49PM
Stunning lighting!

edcat 11
26 Feb 2007 6:57PM
Tajjeb Bert.................from such a simple common local everyday scene u managed to create a very good capture......if i had to consider ps on this i would skip and never consider........alas u managed very well....tal-genn man
norton 14 6 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2007 7:19PM
Beautiful image,your scenery shots are superb,very well captured........

wamp 12 276 8 England
26 Feb 2007 8:04PM
Love the lighting in the one Bert, the clouds look great

daringdaphne 14 82 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2007 9:17PM
What symmetry Bert: the well lit cloud hangs just over a well lit wall. Cracker!

exposure Plus
14 5.9k England
26 Feb 2007 9:20PM
A Beautiful perspective light tones and detail and a lovely composition.
phototime 12 8 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2007 9:22PM
Wonderful lighting Bert,superb shot.

pmorgan 11 217 13 England
26 Feb 2007 10:46PM
There you go again Bert with another of your light harnessing captures! As always superb1

26 Feb 2007 11:23PM
pure art in light ..!!! masterpiece

trissie 11 United Kingdom
27 Feb 2007 10:49AM
Beautiful light, a superb capture.

Trish x
KingArthur 11 8 Malta
27 Feb 2007 10:56AM
Wonderful a-la-Bert setting, good camera work here Bert!

bliba Plus
12 2 Austria
27 Feb 2007 1:52PM
great lighting!
AlanBW 12 20 England
27 Feb 2007 4:11PM
Another winner Bert, the lighting is fantastic
JouŠo 14 56 Finland
1 Mar 2007 4:24PM
HAPPY TO MAKE IT 100, Bert........

Awesome shot, again.........

Keep up the good work............

1 Mar 2007 7:34PM
Love the ray of sunshine on this one Bert.
John (-:
Dotrob 12 Wales
2 Mar 2007 9:30PM
Superb lighting and sky.
VintageRed 12 15 1 United Kingdom
5 Mar 2007 10:37AM
Splendidly lit.
daffydill56 14 190 United Kingdom
6 Mar 2007 11:20AM
It has all been said Bert, absolutely stunning as always.

Apologies for clicking and running, lots to do!!


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