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Windypost Cross

Windypost Cross

Windypost Cross near Feather Tor on Dartmoor, Devon. U.K
In earlier times this cross was known as Beckamoor Cross, named after the stream by which it stands. This cross is octagonal and stands about seven feet tall and is thought to date from the sixteenth century or earlier.

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Date: Fri August 25, 2006
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Nigel C Young
Absolutely superb!
#1 Fri August 25, 2006 9:07pm

Ow! I hurt myself when I fell down after looking at this. Absolutely biblical.--Chris
#2 Fri August 25, 2006 9:49pm

Brilliant shot Steve Smile
#3 Fri August 25, 2006 9:52pm

This is so surreal looking. I'm thinking POTW, here. Smile!
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#4 Fri August 25, 2006 10:06pm

That's a great shot, really good composition-I agree with above comment *POTW candidate*
#5 Fri August 25, 2006 11:01pm

Thank you all for your kind comments!

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#6 Fri August 25, 2006 11:02pm

Many thanks Simon!

You don't take a photograph, you make it. - Ansel Adams
#7 Fri August 25, 2006 11:03pm

I'm doing a very passable Homer Simpson impersonation right now with the front of my shirt becoming very wet! ;-) Wonderfull photo Steve!
#8 Sat August 26, 2006 12:13am

The mans a genious!,,,got to be POTW!,But let Julie put her Robin in first,would be a shame for 2 fantastic shots to compete!.....Ken
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#9 Sat August 26, 2006 12:18am

I was thinking the same thing. You're like King Solomon, Ken. Smile!
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#10 Sat August 26, 2006 12:24am

This, in my opinion, is your best work to date on this site. (and one of my favourite overall!) Excellent shot!

Just out of interest, have you tried sharpening the rocks in the middle of the shot?
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#11 Sat August 26, 2006 12:52am

Steve, don't touch it! You just got eight 10's! I don't think I've ever seen this much positive responce to any image on this site. --Chris
#12 Sat August 26, 2006 7:56am

Thank you all very much, I am blown away by all your lovely comments - Thank you!

You don't take a photograph, you make it. - Ansel Adams
#13 Sat August 26, 2006 8:51am

Excellent shot

#14 Sat August 26, 2006 10:28am

Many thanks for your comment Alan!

You don't take a photograph, you make it. - Ansel Adams
#15 Sat August 26, 2006 11:01am

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