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The Causeway

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 15 August 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Looking back over the causeway towards the Worm's Head. This fairly long section of seabed is exposed for about two and a half hours either side of high tide, the rest of the time Worm's head is cut off. With rising sea levels this window of opportunity will get smaller and eventually the Worm's Head will be a full time island. The headland shown in yesterday's picture is the faint one in the distance on the left.

NIKON D70s 1/200 second F/10.0 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

benkirane from Fès, Morocco

Encore, tu nous gratifies d'un magnifique paysage qui nous invite à le découvrir! La terre est bellle quand elle est sauvage!
Bon week end lumineux!

15 Aug 2009 11:28am

Lee from Fort Frances Ontario, Canada

That's definately a hike to get out there. Only two and half hours or wait till next tide. I think I'd be stuck out there for a while. It has been a wonderful series. Thank you.

15 Aug 2009 1:25pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Brilliant shot , Grouser ! Fantastic details, great foreground, sky too !

15 Aug 2009 2:30pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

You must have been in all kinds of heaven with this collection of extraordinary landscapes, bravo to you!

15 Aug 2009 3:23pm

P J W Miller from Chase Terrace, United Kingdom

Lovely wide open image, nice

15 Aug 2009 5:08pm

Don from spokane, United States

I like the close up of the pool with its sky light reflection. This is a beautiful shot and very appealing. Well done.

15 Aug 2009 6:12pm

Anina from Auckland, New Zealand

Superb landscape shot!
Love the angle
Great textures and tones

15 Aug 2009 9:57pm

Bookfool from Mississippi, United States

Oh, Grousenomore, you are killing me. I soooo want to go there, RIGHT NOW.

16 Aug 2009 12:01am

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

A great place.

16 Aug 2009 4:48pm

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

Lovely scope: lovely details. And you give us a good sense of how it might be in a couple of hours.

16 Aug 2009 6:19pm

dobbino from Cape Town, South Africa

Another impressive image. I see there are a number of visitors - is this the normal state of affairs or where they part of an official tour?

16 Aug 2009 8:03pm

@dobbino: Normal state of affairs, though there were a lot more here than on a previous visit. School hols to blame I suspect

Mike from Lichfield, United Kingdom

An excellent shot with interest in both the foreground and distance. Nice work.

17 Aug 2009 4:28am

peter from new york, United States

another great composition. i dig the textures too.

17 Aug 2009 2:37pm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I like how the blues infuse their way thru this shot without unbalancing the color.

17 Aug 2009 7:55pm

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Very luminous photo, and fantastic perspective.

18 Aug 2009 5:20am

Marie from FRESNES, France

j'aime beaucoup le bleu au premier plan. Superbe paysage.

19 Aug 2009 8:56am

Seraphine from San Francisco, United States

i can sit for hours in a tidepool like this, watching all the little sea creatures come out of hiding one by one. the water sometimes rises and falls with an errant wave, and i'll lift a rock to see what's under it. and no doubt, all those creatures are looking back at me, a shadow against a bright sky. can they hear me singing?

19 Aug 2009 3:07pm

1/200 second
27 mm (35mm equiv.)