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 Photo-a-Day      (Thursday, 16th May, 2019) Views: 1,554 
Ince Hall Lock
 Ince Hall Lock   by Ron Dawber  (Canon power-shot)
Wigan flight, Ince.

Comment by Mick on 16th May 2019 at 00:03
There was a pair of Mandarin Ducks on there this afternoon


Comment by DTease on 16th May 2019 at 00:09
You're treating us to some great shots Ron.


Comment by Veronica on 16th May 2019 at 07:16
Looks a nice day to have a picnic at side
o't canal....


Comment by Maureen on 16th May 2019 at 07:30
Ron,that's a beautiful shot ..thank you.


Comment by Philip G. on 16th May 2019 at 09:09
A very good photo Ron. Thanks.
I particularly like how you've allowed only part of the large tree trunk and few of its upper branches to be seen amid the verdant mass - a time and place for 'full frontals', of course -, but oh how you must have wished for a medium-red tea shirt to have appeared in the mid-distance.


Comment by Maureen on 16th May 2019 at 13:12
I once did a painting for a friend,it was a seascape but I painted the base of the lighthouse red..it made all the difference...but that's not to take away Rons shot of those lovely trees.


Comment by Poet on 16th May 2019 at 14:44
Didn't Turner once transform a seascape by adding a red buoy to the foreground with a quick last minute blob applied with his thumb?
I think this was portrayed in the film 'Mr.Turner', much to the chagrin of Constable.


Comment by irene roberts on 16th May 2019 at 17:57
My Ince. Lovely. xx


Comment by Elizabeth on 16th May 2019 at 18:26
Yes,a lovely pic.Thanks Ron.The lighthouse does look great with the red feature,Maureen,you are right !


Comment by Maureen on 16th May 2019 at 19:22
I'll try and find that info.it sounds interesting


Comment by Fred Mason on 16th May 2019 at 19:43
That's another lovely Spring scene, Ron.

Keep up the good work.


Comment by Philip G. on 16th May 2019 at 21:18
That's right, Poet. And Turner's seascape is called Helvoetsluys.
My niece sent me the Mr Turner dvd as a Christmas present last year, and I still haven't played it.


Comment by Maureen on 16th May 2019 at 22:35
Thank you Elizabeth.


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