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Tales From Topographic Oceans

By RobboB  
Massive thanks to Philpot, Estonian, ArtyArt, waltknox and Drummerdelight for their UAs on my last iceberg photo. So very much appreciated.

This is from the wonderful island of St Agnes, one of the Isles of Scilly. The landscape reminded me of the album artwork of the prog rock band Yes. They were painted by Roger Dean and the album I had in mind was Tales From Topographic Oceans, hence the title. It was regarded as completely self indulgent, over the top and probably was one of the catalysts for Punk but I loved it nonetheless.

Tags: Isles of scilly Landscape and travel Otherworldly St Agnes Isles of Scilly

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Philpot Plus
7 112 4 United Kingdom
25 Sep 2019 6:29PM
Lovely composition and black and white conversion

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DaveRyder Plus
6 4.2k 2 United Kingdom
25 Sep 2019 7:17PM
Beautifully worked image, also one of my favourite Yes albums
BobinAus Plus
5 2 10 Australia
26 Sep 2019 11:38AM
Marvellous picture! A simple and beautiful scene, well captured in a long exposure and delicately rendered in light tones. The unadorned shape of the Sicilian Khatru Wink above the rocks adds a little extra pizzazz.
clicknimagine Plus
10 637 100 India
26 Sep 2019 12:10PM
Superb capture...
27 Sep 2019 11:02AM
Great image

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