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Hanners Plus
12 875 10 Ireland
11 Feb 2009 6:36PM

Quote:I was precariously balanced on the edge of a rather steep edge but reckon it was worth the risk! - see what you think....

Yep Wink

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User_Removed 11 2.2k 3 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 6:36PM
Its a grand view. One of my favourites. Superbly mantled here.
maryg 9 66 18 Scotland
11 Feb 2009 6:38PM
Fabulous image, the road is so well defined in this scene ,loved the large version with all the detail. Liked the blue sky and clouds and I know you are more of an expert than me however would love to see this as a b/w. as well
twainey 9 4 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 6:38PM
Definitely worth it!..............Trev
LesF 11 182 9
11 Feb 2009 6:44PM
Hope the other two were holding onto you and yes worth it, specially large.

richardwheel 12 217 2 England
11 Feb 2009 6:45PM
cheers guys.

Thanks Mary, I could try a b&w but I'm not very good at them, I'll see what I can do Wink
Adobecs 12 114 England
11 Feb 2009 6:47PM
Worth stopping, very nice picture.
richardwheel 12 217 2 England
11 Feb 2009 6:49PM
lol Les, nope they were too busy getting some shots of their own, I could have fallen and they wouldn't have noticed Wink

Thanks Pat
franken Plus
15 4.6k 4 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 6:54PM
Beautiful scene!

Mike_Smith Plus
10 490 1 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 6:55PM
A superb shot tell you something else looks like council are good at clearing roads there
richardwheel 12 217 2 England
11 Feb 2009 6:57PM
lol, too true Mike, I was amazed how clear the roads were compared to Sheffield, the roads are really steep too!
martin.w 16 522 22 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 7:04PM
I was busy taking mine....and now looking at another upload!! Was worth stopping on the way down though, especially looking at this! Smile
mikejmb 10 2 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 7:10PM
Cracking picture, everything about is good, just makes you look and look.

Andycln 10 26 3 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 7:12PM
What a great shot. I just love it.
Buffalo_Tom 11 2.3k 9 Wales
11 Feb 2009 7:14PM
The things we do for a picture.Definitely worth it for me.
TelStar 13 116 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 7:17PM
Superb shot, Richard; definitely worth the risk looking at it safely now, but not so sure it would've been then!

shandoor 9 1 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 7:20PM
beautiful lovely lighting in the distance wow
JouŠo 14 56 Finland
11 Feb 2009 7:20PM
excellent shot, Richard!

Have a RC on me this time Wink

BarbaraR 12 17 1 England
11 Feb 2009 7:22PM
Super snowy landscape.
What a fab view.
Well done.

richardwheel 12 217 2 England
11 Feb 2009 7:28PM
blimey, that was quick! thanks everyone Smile
martinl 14 269 2 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 7:51PM
Like this view a lot Rich. Yes you were very precariously perched at the top of the "toboggan" run.
jeanie Plus
14 6.0k 6 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 8:10PM
It's a cracker Smile
richardwheel 12 217 2 England
11 Feb 2009 8:53PM
lol @ martin

cheers jeanie
rowarrior 10 4.4k 9 Scotland
11 Feb 2009 10:14PM
I reckon you should have taken the sledge up, you'd have got to breakfast much faster Wink
chris-p Plus
12 67 England
11 Feb 2009 10:52PM
A belter Richard..
alansdottir 9 60 7 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2009 11:38PM
Yep, well worth it! Didn't think of looking this way... bother!
stevieb 14 3.0k 2 Panama
12 Feb 2009 12:21AM
You need to see Healy's Pass in South West Ireland. Excellent this is.
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
12 Feb 2009 1:56AM
Awesome shot. Looks like you're on the top of the world and look at that snake down there. Wonderful! Glad you didn't fall over.
49er 12 564
12 Feb 2009 7:54AM
lovely comp.. the road really move this shot up a few notches..
Like it.

Hope you are ok.

richardwheel 12 217 2 England
12 Feb 2009 8:14AM
many thanks everyone,

I'll be there one day no doubt Stevie!

I'm good Stew thanks, and you?
bayliner185 11 16 1 Northern Ireland
12 Feb 2009 10:41AM
Fabulous when viewed large Richard!

MrsS 11 4.5k 18 England
12 Feb 2009 7:16PM
Whippets are well known for their sure-footing! Wink This time next week, Rich! Wink

It'll be Thursday! Tongue

F x
richardwheel 12 217 2 England
12 Feb 2009 9:19PM
'tis true fran, had to kneel in the snow to keep my balance.

...thursday, you'll be there, I'll be getting ready to set off Sad
NEWMANP 10 1.6k 574 United Kingdom
12 Feb 2009 10:30PM
i love it and Martins version too, stunning view, great use of the road and interesting light and sky
Nigel_95 Plus
12 262 2 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2009 6:37PM
A gem Richard. Love the sky and dappled lighting.

mpnuttall 11 91 6 United Kingdom
28 Feb 2009 11:13AM
That's quite a view! You must have been pretty chuffed with that when you got up there. Very well captured too.

AnnieKisster 8 6 1 United Kingdom
29 Mar 2010 10:10PM
A great shot. Wonderful detail and contrast with the snow, but well worth the effort to get a different perspective of a well photographed area. Really good.

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