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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 24th November, 2011)

Secret lake

Secret lake
The small pond in Woodshaw Woods.

I used a Quality Street wrapper to give this unusual colour & softness.

Photo: John Harrison  (Lumix DMC-G1, 1/200Sec. on F5.0 on 100 ASA, 14mm)
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Comment by: alan on 24th November 2011 at 00:06

Ingenious. I like it.

Comment by: David Fairclough on 24th November 2011 at 00:56

Could be a prehistoric Mars, I like the sky. Which chocolate did the wrapper come off John?

Comment by: Nadine on 24th November 2011 at 02:21

Great colour - nice a peaceful looking photo.

Comment by: Ellen on 24th November 2011 at 03:49

Clever shot, John! It looks rather eerie and mysterious.----Why do I sometimes have to resubmit my comment several times???

Comment by: Janice on 24th November 2011 at 05:27

Excellent subject and well composed. Great reflections. Very clever idea John, however colour is a bit strong for me! Would have loved to see the natural colours as well.

Comment by: Mick on 24th November 2011 at 07:37

Quality Street are not what they used to be try using Caburys Roses wrappers next time John.

Comment by: Jed on 24th November 2011 at 07:44

Well its unusual John I will say that for your Photo. Where is Woodshaw Wood.?

Comment by: Harry C. on 24th November 2011 at 09:30

Tried that myself in the old days John. What flavour was choc? H.

Comment by: dirty harry on 24th November 2011 at 11:42

i dont know wot to make of it . it looks like you"ve put a chocolate wrapper over the lens. lets face it the sky isnt really that colour is it?

Comment by: David Barker on 24th November 2011 at 17:50

Seems to be increasing in size that pond John since I was last round there ,like the photo John different, plenty good tips on here.

Comment by: ben on 22nd November 2012 at 02:01

not really my cup of tea, colours are way too rich and look as though they have been painted on afterwards. if it weren't for the unrealistic colours i would have liked it

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