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TheWanderer 10 20 2 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 9:25PM
I have been there a few times since I was 14. I used to approach it from Yellow Slacks. It Is an eerie place, I think they did something on most haunted about the wreckage. Are you local to Glossop Pete?
Nice treatment to it.

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mrswoolybill Plus
13 2.2k 2248 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 9:27PM
Ghostly effect, bleached by time. Pete, I know a little of the history here, I find this incredibly moving.
Moira
pluckyfilly 13 351 33 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 9:55PM
interesting video and photo
11 Aug 2011 5:41AM
Been there myself and can corfirm it is eerie. The feeling I got there was 'should I be taking photographs or not'. Well composed and captured.
Dave
11 Aug 2011 7:52AM
Cross processing works a treat here, like an old transparency. I can see the pages of a discarded Life magazine flipping over in the breeze.

Dougie
gingerdelight 14 298 11 United Kingdom
11 Aug 2011 9:24AM
An astounding image Pete, it compliments the video perfectly - thanks for uploading it and the video!
Carol
SlowSong Plus
12 9.1k 30 England
11 Aug 2011 10:00AM
A very suitable subject for the treatment which really enhances the spookiness of the place.
Chris
BarryC123 12 43 25 Ireland
11 Aug 2011 12:23PM
Excellent processing and composition.
Richsr 13 91 223 England
12 Aug 2011 10:44AM
The processing suits this compositon Pete.
gajewski 15 10 9 United States
12 Aug 2011 4:23PM
I agree with Richsr. The bleached look is perfect for this shot.
Gaucho 18 2.8k 2 United Kingdom
13 Aug 2011 11:18AM
I've not been to Higher Shelf, but did go up to see the memorial to the Canadian crew of the Wellington bomber which crashed on Carreg Goch in the Brecon Beacons. It was a very foggy day and it took some time to find it. Very eerie there as well. I guess you are thinking of what happened all those years ago.
mrswoolybill Plus
13 2.2k 2248 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 8:49AM
Couldn't give my UA until today (now if we could give one a day... ), but I keep coming back here. I'm seeing bleached bones left unburied for over sixty years, like ghosts clinging to the earth, a story left in mid-sentence. To be honest I've resisted viewing the video, the image speaks for itself.
Moira
Suehh 13 39 6 England
5 Sep 2011 7:21PM
So interesting - your treatment brings out the real "feel" here - a very moving image
Pete Plus
19 18.8k 97 England
5 Sep 2011 7:38PM
Thanks for the comments, and UA Moira Smile

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