Stone Circle

by Lucky Lee

This is a stone circle at Willen Lake, Milton Keynes, that I shot yesterday morning.
Uploaded19/12/2011 - 14:52
CategoryLandscape / Travel
Shutter Speed1/8
Aperturef/13
LensN/A
ISO200
Focal Length10mm
Views/Likes85/0

sandinista
Posted 19/12/2011 - 15:40 Link
Wow, that's what I call a dramatic shot, well worth the early start, really like it
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CMW
Posted 19/12/2011 - 16:11 Link
Nice sky, pretty good stone circle, too
Regards, Christopher

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Lucky Lee
Posted 19/12/2011 - 16:21 Link
Thanks Both!

I was at Willen Lake at 06:20hrs but had to wait for the sunrise; I'd set up near to this spot at the Peace Pagoda.
Not long after this shot was taken the clouds rolled in and a snow flurry hit.
Posted 19/12/2011 - 16:28 Link
Excellent capture Wish I could find the time to go out to take shots like this what a sky
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nipper
Posted 19/12/2011 - 16:32 Link
WOW cracking shot love that sky against the trees
Edited by nipper: 19/12/2011 - 16:35
Lucky Lee
Posted 19/12/2011 - 16:45 Link
Thanks lads. I'd checked the weather forecast the night before and realised we'd have a clear sky in the morning; as my wife was on an early shift and works opposite Willen Lake I volunteered to drive her to work.
GIULIO57
Posted 19/12/2011 - 17:33 Link
Wonderful work.
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wzorektom
Posted 19/12/2011 - 18:22 Link
I love tones and composition. Amazing shot !
Lucky Lee
Posted 19/12/2011 - 18:37 Link
PPG & Tomart - Glad you like this one
fritzthedog
Posted 19/12/2011 - 19:13 Link
Very nice indeed. Who could not like that sky? Great tonal range and detail front to back as well - impressive result!

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Lucky Lee
Posted 19/12/2011 - 19:28 Link
Carl - I'm so chuffed with this shot; it came out better than I thought it would. Glad you like it
puma
Posted 19/12/2011 - 20:12 Link
One hell of a shot Fantastic picture
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Lucky Lee
Posted 19/12/2011 - 20:20 Link
Puma - I think everything came together both in the photographic and processing stages. I've just had an order for an A3 print of this.....my first real sale!
puma
Posted 19/12/2011 - 20:22 Link
real sale! Fantastic well done
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Lucky Lee
Posted 19/12/2011 - 20:36 Link
Cheers! I've sold some prints for a few quid before but they've been upto A4 but this one is just a bit more!
VonBatCat
Posted 19/12/2011 - 21:45 Link
sandinista wrote:
Wow, that's what I call a dramatic shot, well worth the early start, really like it

I thought it was one of yours at first Jim. Thats a compliment from me Lee a CRACKING shot.
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szgabor
Posted 20/12/2011 - 07:56 Link
Excellent lights and colours, good use of the wide angle lens. I also like the muted colours of the foreground.
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Lucky Lee
Posted 20/12/2011 - 08:59 Link
John & Gábor - Thank you very much lads

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