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Percy Kelly's Maryport

By Sue_R  
I went on the Percy Kelly Trail around Maryport on Saturday as part of a local event called "When Percy Met Norman" in the hope I'd discover scenes I hadnít previously photographed.

It celebrated the life and works of two local men Ė artist Percy Kelly and poet Norman Nicholson, both of whom took their inspiration from the industrial heritage, landscape and people of west Cumbria.

Sadly I messed up my camera settings part of the way through so had to do it all again later in the afternoon to get the photos I'd missed.

I didnít find anything new to photograph on the trail but found myself looking at the views slightly differently so hopefully my images are a bit different to my previous takes on them.

Many thanks for your votes and comments on my previous uploads.


Tags: Cumbria Rooftops Solway firth Maryport Landscape and travel Percy Kelly

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TrevBatWCC Plus
11 13 13 England
1 Oct 2018 1:40PM
You're not the only one to mess up camera settings, Sue. I'll up my ISO setting when shooting indoors (without using flash) then can forget to reset it when I get outdoors again! In fact, I did this whilst on my French Alps holiday, after shooting the interior of a small chapel at ISO 800 went out into the bright sunshine and took 2 or 3 images still at ISO 800 before I realised... SadSad
Love your composition and viewpoint here, being high up seems to compress things and squash up the buildings against each other Smile
Trev Smile

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saltireblue Plus
9 9.9k 39 Norway
1 Oct 2018 3:01PM
The windmills like an alien armada biding their time.
Mucked up settings? I can give masterclasses galore on the subject!Blush

Malc

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