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On Corton Hill

On Corton Hill

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Looking west from Corton Beacon out over Parrock Hill and Cadbury Castle to the Somerset Levels at sunrise last week, with a rainbow forming where Glastonbury Tor has just disappeared behind a rain shower.

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Taken by Joe D on 2012-09-18 07:11:02 with: NIKON D90 at 17 mm f/9.0 0.004 sec (1/250) ISO 400

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2012-09-30 15:00:38

It's like it's from a fairytale. Amazing.


2012-09-30 15:02:00

Very nice Joe. I have never been up there and considering I only live a few miles away I really should.

Bill E2011

2012-09-30 15:06:59

Beautiful shot. A lovely part of the world. Great colour.


2012-09-30 16:48:08



2012-10-01 06:25:08

wonderful work !!!!

Dreaming ...

2012-10-01 06:29:18

Its a great shot !! Congratulations! Your photo has been nominated as a Real Magic You are invited : to post your wonderful picture to Real Magic Please : read the Group Rules and tag your photo RealMagic Post 1~Fave 1~Comment 2

Sprengben [why not get a friend]

2012-10-01 09:01:36

Gorgeous shot, you are talented and it really deserves Explore! Have a perfect Monday, mate! Ben

Joe Dunckley

2012-10-01 13:29:38

thanks, y'all!

Brian Kim Studio

2012-10-01 17:54:02

Nice shot


2012-10-02 05:05:41

Excellent shot! Congratulations on Explore!


2012-10-02 17:14:18

Congrats on Explore :) Via Flickr Explore

Lancashire Lass ...... :) :) :)

2012-10-02 20:39:40

Love all the light and shadow across this great landscape ..... seen in ENGLISH LANDSCAPE and congratulations on Explore :) :) :)

Snapping Platypus

2012-10-06 08:23:56

Really nice shot, love the lighting either side of Parrock Hill. Seen in "Somerset" group.

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