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Healey Dell

By peterboyce  
Taken today at healey dell,where i had my first meet with some fellow epzr's,a freindlier bunch i couldn't wish to meet,so thankyou everyone for making me feel welcome,and to keith (kban) for the invite in the first place it is very much appreciated.
Now the confession.....this shot is not the one that i wanted to upload but after getting home today and down loading my pictures a vast majority were out of focus,which i couldn't understand then after looking at the photo info i noticed the focus on my camera was set to manual.....and i couldn't remember having to manually focus any shots i must have accidentaly switch from auto to manual....not as good as i thought eh !!!!!! never mind we are supposed to learn from our mistakes aren't we
or am i just a pillock.....look good on the camera anyway.
This is the best of a bad bunch so many thanks for taking a look.......peter

Tags: General Landscape and travel Wildlife and nature Dingly dell

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Comments


lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
2 Nov 2008 8:14PM
Beauitful shot

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KBan 11 490 4 England
2 Nov 2008 8:16PM
hi Peter you've done a good job here and the presentation is spot on.
Great to meet you this morning, here's to many more mini EPZ meets

Keith
jdenman 8 18 5 Spain
2 Nov 2008 8:18PM
Beautiful composition and exposure.
John
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2008 8:19PM
Had the same thing happen last week on a beautiful frosty morning. - all out of focus as somehow I had acccidentally moved a button. So I am not alone.........and your tale is rather reassuring!
Gorgeous shot though
Helen
goso 10 2 1 Australia
2 Nov 2008 8:20PM
Looks good to me Peter. Well taken.........Bill
looks well
dweezil 8 1 England
2 Nov 2008 8:25PM
Looks good to me Peter, great to meet you today
Craig
photophantom 8 108 3 Philippines
2 Nov 2008 8:27PM
Excellent image Peter. It happened to me too Peter. Sometime, we were overpowered by excitement. We forgot to check the little details of our camera that causes a big awful things.
Dennis
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
2 Nov 2008 8:34PM
Thank goodness I only use a little 'point and shoot' camera, no fiddling with buttons etc! This is a lovely image, you should be very happy with it. Carol
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2008 8:38PM
you may have a few duff shots but no matter you have excelled with this one, a really good shot very sharp and good colours - you cant tell until you get home and see your efforts on the PC I sometimes have the same thing, they look good on the camera until you get home but be consoled you didnt lose out altogether and may be good to know your not alone (as you say) we all make mistakes - I have gone out with out my pic card before now
albinoni 8 6 1 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2008 8:41PM
Nce image Pete, good exposure, colours and depth - nice to finally meet you.
Andy
janet 14 27 England
2 Nov 2008 8:44PM
A stunning image!

Jan.
buxton 8 England
2 Nov 2008 8:53PM
Cracking shot, Peter.
fatherpie 8 18 12 England
2 Nov 2008 9:09PM
Great work pal ... great to meet you too ... look forward to the next one
Regards
Dave
ps - ironically you mentioned this morning about learning from our mistakes! Tongue
2 Nov 2008 9:21PM
I have seen so many images of this place, each very beautiful and each different. Lovely composition with nice autumn feeling.
Johanna
cassiecat 8 39 46 England
2 Nov 2008 9:22PM
nice image.lesley
gary_d Plus
8 576 13 Wales
2 Nov 2008 9:43PM
Who's a silly boy then trouble is I have been a silly boy on more than one occasion, well at least you got this one which is a very nice shot Pete. - gary
NEWMANP Plus
8 1.6k 574 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2008 9:44PM
nice one
Phil
top class capture.
GillyB Plus
11 317 8 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2008 11:40PM
Shame about the focus problem but this is certainly a keeper ..... lovely to meet you this morning!

gill
3 Nov 2008 5:49AM
this is beautiful, again...
love the exposure on the water !
christabella 12 133 1 England
3 Nov 2008 7:12AM
lovely colours, forgot to switch image stabilizer off so its not just you. Lovely to meet you
christine
lovely water movement,well taken.ray
3 Nov 2008 9:39AM
This is excellent,brilliantly taken.
Dave
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
3 Nov 2008 10:03AM
"i couldn't remember having to manually focus any shots i must have accidentaly switch from auto to manual"
As someone said to me yesterday, try putting a liitle more water in the whisky. LOL
A lovely presentation Peter in spite of the problems.
Geoff.
great shot peter, love the colours.
GalleryGirl 9 4 2 United Kingdom
3 Nov 2008 3:25PM
Fabulous shot. I love the colours and movement.
Marilyn x
MalcolmS Plus
11 1.2k 13 England
3 Nov 2008 6:44PM
Nicely done Peter, should have been here but was away for the weekend, still we got to Padley which wasn't at all bad.

Malcolm
3 Nov 2008 7:42PM
I think this shot is fine Peter, very nicely composed.
Gill
tigertimb 8 40 66 United Kingdom
4 Nov 2008 12:22AM
Great shot Peter and love the movement in the water and the light and colours.
I commiserate with the manual focus; I once shot half of a zoo trip before realising the camera was set for very low res jpeg - just need to laugh at ourselves and make sure we don't make the same mistake twice Smile
Tim
ugly Plus
8 9 57 United Kingdom
4 Nov 2008 8:41AM
Nice shot...

Dave
5 Nov 2008 11:56AM
What a very good shot, well captured.
peter
Pegon 11 78 1 England
5 Nov 2008 8:49PM
Hi Peter. A belting shot you've got here, excellent capture of the water and the autumn colours.
It was great to meet up with you Sunday.
Pete.

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