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patri 19 3 Italy
31 Dec 2004 12:39AM
Great! The person adds interest.
Krucza 18 1
31 Dec 2004 12:40AM
Great moody feel.
Well captured.
andytvcams 20 10.4k 1 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 12:42AM
This must have been taken in Cheshire as i was out at the same time the fog descended,wonderful light.

psiman 19 574 Wales
31 Dec 2004 12:47AM
Yep taken on the hill above Audlem, I'm not sure if this is too dark and if the figure is too small. Any suggestions will be greatfully received.

andytvcams 20 10.4k 1 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 12:48AM
ROFL,I was there,LOL.
suleesia 18 176 Malaysia
31 Dec 2004 12:50AM
Very well composed image.
andytvcams 20 10.4k 1 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 12:57AM
No i think the light balance is just right,thats how it was,

i took some later and they came out just as warm,i was on my way back from the locks,had been there a few hours,

so i was cold,just wanted to get home for a quick cup of tea before heading out to Barbridge.
markthompson 19 13 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 1:02AM
Well composed atmospheric shot.
deavilin 18 352 1 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 1:05AM
Lovely composition and muted colours, I like the figure it give depth to the whole imageSmile

psiman 19 574 Wales
31 Dec 2004 1:06AM
Thanks everybody, having tinkered a bit more in Photoshop I've created an alternative version which I prefer and which I'll post tomorrow.

Happy New Year.

Miles Herbert 20 1.9k 4 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 1:20AM
Wow, superb image, love the figure in the mist, and the pale washed out colours of the sunrise.

mr g 18 403 3 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 1:26AM
Great shot. Has great atmosphere and the figure adds so much
John_Duckett 18 386 2 Norfolk Island
31 Dec 2004 1:36AM
This is something special. Would love to see it bigger.

31 Dec 2004 2:07AM
Great atmospheric shot. Click
Happy New Year
rogerbryan 18 397 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 2:18AM
Love the atmosphere in this shot. Despite the warm tones, it looks very cold indeed. The lone figure gives a wonderful feel to the image. I look forward to you modified version.

pierre 19 62 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 2:23AM
Very impressive
dpemberton 18 25
31 Dec 2004 2:33AM
would make a fantastic poster

gemm 18 800 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 2:48AM
Excellent image! Atmosphere you've captured is just fantastic.
randomrubble 18 3.1k 12 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 3:04AM
I like this, the figure is essential here as it's nothing without it. I'd be tempted to move him/her upwards a touch and slice a bit off the left, just me perhaps.
ericfaragh Plus
19 149 6 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 3:17AM
Nice subtle image, the foreground figure is excellent. Well done.
inkarts 18 61 2
31 Dec 2004 3:32AM
Looks spot on. The figure gives scale and magic. Wonderful. John
User_Removed 19 17.9k 8 Norway
31 Dec 2004 4:55AM
Sublime. Would love to have seen a larger version...

StevenHanna 20 296 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 5:36AM
jimbo_t 19 959 England
31 Dec 2004 6:02AM
Very nice, took a second or two for my eyes to find the figure!!!
Paulbee 18 51 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 6:39AM
Very good, it has a real feel about it. Would look good on the wall.
gwyn h 18 432
31 Dec 2004 8:59AM
Beautiful Simon, truly beautiful.

martin.w Plus
20 617 29 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2004 2:25PM
Beautiful atmospheric image.
SueTurner 18 81 3 England
31 Dec 2004 3:25PM
Simply stunning, good work
psiman 19 574 Wales
31 Dec 2004 3:37PM
Wow, I just checked to find that I've been awarded an Editor's Choice. Thanks Pete, what a great way to round off 2004.

Happy New Year

sugarbird 18 223 South Africa
31 Dec 2004 3:37PM
Excellent and A Happy new year
brian13 19 218
31 Dec 2004 3:49PM
One to be proud of Simon. Well done on EC too.
psiman 19 574 Wales
31 Dec 2004 3:54PM
Many thanks a Reader's Choice as well, I'm starting 2005 on a real high.

Thanks again.

stevie 19 1.2k 2 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2005 12:43AM
Absolutely excellent shot, the light and mist is just so subtle. Great work
exposure Plus
18 6.1k United Kingdom
1 Jan 2005 1:30AM
A beautiful atmospheric image and congratulations on your EC, Happy new year to you and your family.
cbg 18 1
1 Jan 2005 1:38AM
well captured. saw your latest first, so sorry if i've confused. ethereal quality in this compared to your latest. well deserverd ec and rc. chris
Franticsmurf 20 838 Wales
1 Jan 2005 3:53AM
Great shot, oozing atmosphere. I can feel the cold.

urban-hero 18 23 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2005 4:12AM
Nice pic, congrats on EC!

Very Nice Simon!!!
Love the highlights and outlined figure, great tone!!!
Happy New Year!
Suzan Smile
bassan 19 15
1 Jan 2005 5:26AM
Very good image. Deserves EC
old timer 18 55 1 Scotland
1 Jan 2005 6:59AM
Followed this from your 1st January upload and discovered it got an EC - congratulations. I do prefer this to the later post. That lighting is just beautiful.
baker58 19 101 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2005 8:37AM
Like everything about it. Subdued lighting and excellent composition make this a pleasure to view.

tabrez 18 7
1 Jan 2005 11:37AM
wa wa wee!!!


psiman 19 574 Wales
1 Jan 2005 11:41AM
Thank you all for your kind words and comments. I'll take you advice and use this shot but possibly cropping a bit tighter on the man.

Happy New Year

Denise 21 279
1 Jan 2005 3:23PM
The advantages of rising early for photography are obvious in this image. Very beautiful.
jsabmsc 18 43
2 Jan 2005 12:50AM
excellent shot ... just right
mellyleth 18 212 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2005 2:46AM
Outstanding, a bit like the guy in the photo! :0)
kinfatric 18 550 9 Scotland
2 Jan 2005 8:57AM
Just beautiful this,

debbiehardy 18 363 United Kingdom
2 Jan 2005 12:37PM
Marvellous, moody and evocative.
Kris_Dutson 20 8.2k 1 England
2 Jan 2005 2:51PM
bismah 18 45
26 Feb 2005 8:21AM
very appealing.. moody... loved the atmosphere
liparig 18 233 United States
6 Dec 2006 6:25PM
amazing shot well done
GlynnisFrith 16 23 3 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2007 5:54PM
No wonder this did so well because it is a cracking image & made all the better with the person in the FG
Well taken

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