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snowstorm and sunlight

snowstorm and sunlight

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Photoblog: 21 Apr 2010

with castlerigg in the corner.

embiggen on black

guys, a quick note on how flickr works: posting your photo to a group is considered an invitation for people to view and comment on your photo. traditional topics for such comments include what about a photo the commenter likes, and any suggestions for ways it might be done differently. different crops, compositions, angles, lighting, processing. flickr users are enthusiastic about photography and love to share ideas about each other's photography in this way. generally, if somebody leaves simple friendly helpful suggestions alongside saying nice things about the stuff you made, that is considered in advanced civilisations to be a good thing. it is not to be mistaken for an insult. replying to such a comment with a series of increasingly frantic private messages rambling about your long trip down to the shops, and blocking the commenter from making their reply similarly in private, looks just the slightest bit crazy.

99.9% of flickr users get this. and get this without effort. some of the more venerable lads and lasses of the english counties groups may still need to put some work in on this one.


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Taken by Joe D on 2010-02-21 16:24:52 with: NIKON D90 at 55 mm f/9.0 0.006 sec (1/160) ISO 250


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@Gking_photo

2010-04-11 14:01:03

This is a proper landscape shot, the light and textures are outstanding. I plan to photograph this part of the world one day. Great shot.

gato-gato-gato

2010-04-11 14:45:19

Lovely. Like from a fantasy novel.

Homemade

2010-04-11 18:17:09

am i allowed to comment just on the fascinating comment? you have a link you'd like to share?

Paul C Stokes

2010-04-11 22:37:03

Nice work Joe, this is a cracker.

hey_joni

2010-04-11 23:06:18

great colours

Joe Dunckley

2010-04-11 23:33:53

cheers, guys! @Homemade: there's nothing really to share. the person kinda flounced off and deleted the photo...

Mark Littlejohn

2010-04-13 15:12:53

Agree with Kingger - proper landscape shot. Great light and textures. Foreground of the white, squarecut fields works well for me as well.

Ennor

2010-04-13 22:32:49

Beautiful scene, dramatic lighting and nice tones. Castlerigg shows up well in the snow.

Dean Ayres

2010-04-16 11:32:09

That really is fantastic. The quality of light and colour sets this apart from most landscapes I've seen. And an interesting description! -- Seen on your photo stream. (?)

Andrea Rapisarda

2010-04-18 12:37:43

great scene!!

natures_mathematics

2010-04-27 19:11:40

Cool - you get some great light in that area.

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