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Weir-Stock Ghyll-Ambleside

By PaulLiley  
Another taken at the same time as yesterdays upload of the swirling water. Thanks to you all who pointed out the figures in the top of the frame. I totally agree about cropping them off. I did this in a similar shot of the swirling water taken at the same time but I inadvertantly uploaded the wrong one. Cheers to all you eagle eyed watchers. Your support and comments are always appreciated.
I didn't have my ND filter or tripod with me to achieve a slower shutter speed and blur the water even more (this was the intention) so I used ISO100 and the smallest aperture I could and hand held it. Not perfect by any means. Be prepared is the answer but my defence I did have both grandchildren with me which was more satisfying than lugging filters and tripods!!

Tags: Lake district Water Stream Beck Landscape and travel Weit stock ghyll cumbria

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debu 8 India
14 Jul 2011 3:12PM
Great capture.

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User_Removed 9 26 2 United States
14 Jul 2011 3:18PM
Beautiful shot - love the greens.
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2011 3:43PM
love this especially from the way you took it ... I am impressed
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2011 4:15PM
brilliant comp paul belting detail and colour a cracker nice one Wink
14 Jul 2011 4:21PM
Captured a cracker here Paul, a nice shot.

saeidNL 8 3 Netherlands
14 Jul 2011 5:44PM
Beautiful and stunning capture,
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
14 Jul 2011 7:51PM
Nice one Paul, a cracker mate!


14 Jul 2011 8:30PM
A great shot Paul.Well done..Lin
Lillian Plus
9 22 17 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2011 8:41PM
Paul, what a scene, so much colour, and love the water motion
great shot
Ray42 10 3 England
15 Jul 2011 6:20AM
A lovely scene and despite the handicaps a great shot especially being hand held (sorry grandchildren)
gingerdelight 11 298 11 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2011 8:53AM
This is a stunning image Paul, really well captured!
15 Jul 2011 5:46PM
Well taken image of a lovely spot. A
Brian65 9 2 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2011 7:14PM
A shot with the WOW! factor Paul.
User_Removed 8 48 1 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2011 2:25PM
Super image.
evelen 13 5 England
16 Jul 2011 6:05PM
great capture and colours.
lobski 7 2 1 Philippines
16 Jul 2011 7:07PM
Great capture and nice flow of water Paul!

Fred Grin
Source 7
17 Jul 2011 8:55AM
A beautiful and magical scene/place.Love the colours and translucent water.Super capture
morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2011 9:54AM
Lovely image, great light and I love the way you have captured the water.

Canadiann 8 2 Canada
17 Jul 2011 2:29PM
Hi Paul, how r u? This is a beautiful spot and beautifully captured. Like something from a fairytale.
Ann xxx
NeilWigan Plus
7 17 16 England
17 Jul 2011 3:26PM
Hi Paul covering all angles in your defence even going for the AAHHH factor with the grand kids.No need it looks great,like you if the grand kids are involved its all OK.Smile
acousticmist 8 10 1 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2011 7:56PM
A stunning capture Paul, very nice shot................Martin
EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
17 Jul 2011 11:37PM
A place of pure magic! Beuatiful image.

Happy belated birthday too!!

RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
18 Jul 2011 1:06PM
I the waterfall just as you captured it, Paul....very niceqly exposed, composed and captured given the restrictions you describe.
Suehh 11 39 6 England
18 Jul 2011 10:33PM
It is lovely Paul - the water colour is lovely - it all looks so natural - who needs a tripod if you can take shots like this without one. The waterfall is beautiful.
tashi 7 2
19 Jul 2011 9:07AM
Wonderful image. very well taken.
xwang 9 56 8
19 Jul 2011 11:30AM
Excellent handheld work and kept two little kids under control as well at the same timeGrin Very well done!
I do like the water as what it looed like rather than the 'milky' one. The texture and light look very good, an excellent handheld taken image, enjoy it more than a tripod one... Wink
BTW, thank you very much for your comments on my photo, I'm very glad to hear your ideas and thoughts about my photos, you are more than welcome.
Ridgeway 11 222 2 Ireland
19 Jul 2011 1:08PM
Hand held,nice one Paul.
SODS law if you really need it youll forget it,lol.

Source 7
23 Jul 2011 11:31AM
A magical capture that would be fantastic as a background for an artistic piece.
PaulLiley 9 2 13 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2011 8:04AM
Thanks to everyone for their votes and to Source for the User Award. It is so much appreciated. Thank you once again. Paul

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