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  1. nigpd

    How far do you travel for your landscape photography?

    That's about the same for me too, living in Frodsham. Not forgetting 1½-2 hours to Anglesey, which is a great place to shoot
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    Nik collection and DxO

    Interesting article regarding what DxO is doing with the Nik Collection. I've had Nik for a few years and use it now and again, but don't know if the £59 is worth the upgrade to the DxO supported version. Thoughts...
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    Reflections of the Snowdon Horseshoe

    Thanks for the heads up. I'll give it another go (y)
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    Reflections of the Snowdon Horseshoe

    Couldn't have wished for a quieter day weather-wise. Thanks to @Nick Livesey for the location. Snowdon%20Horseshoe%20from%20Llynnau%20Mymbyr%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr']Snowdon Horseshoe from Llynnau Mymbyr[/URL] by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr...
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    THE TENTH fotoVUE photo-location guidebook is about to be published

    Funny thing happened to me today. After finishing shooting the early morning sun hitting the Snowdon Horseshoe, I decided it was time for a coffee and a bacon butty. I made my way to Moel Siabod Cafe in Capel Curig, ordered and then sat down with my copy of Photographing The Snowdonia...
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    Chrome Hill to Packhouse Hill, Peak District

    Early morning flight on Chrome Hill Sunrise%20from%20Chrome%20Hill%20looking%20towards%20Packhouse%20Hill%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr'] Sunrise%20from%20Chrome%20Hill%20looking%20towards%20Packhouse%20Hill%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr']Sunrise from Chrome Hill looking...
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    Farewell Tornado

    A couple from DECA Sealand during the farewell Tornado tour around Britain Tornado flypast at DECA Sealand by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr Tornado%20flypast%20at%20DECA%20Sealand%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr']Tornado flypast at DECA Sealand[/URL] by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr
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    The General Drone-Related Thread

    Vertical%20pano%20from%20Baslow%20Edge%20looking%20towards%20Curbar%20Edge%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr'] Vertical%20pano%20from%20Baslow%20Edge%20looking%20towards%20Curbar%20Edge%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr']Vertical pano from Baslow Edge looking towards Curbar...
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    Curbar Edge

    Got up early yesterday. Well worth it as I caught the nice golden light as it hit Curbar Edge Curbar%20Edge%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr'] Curbar%20Edge%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr']Curbar Edge[/url] by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr[/URL]
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    Curbar Edge

    Got up early yesterday. Well worth it as I caught the nice golden light as it hit Curbar Edge Curbar%20Edge%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr'] Curbar%20Edge%20by%20Nigel%20Pitts-Drake,%20on%20Flickr']Curbar Edge[/url] by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr[/URL]
  11. nigpd

    Airbus A330-743L Beluga XL

    Thanks for your kind comments, everyone. It's much appreciated
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    Airbus A330-743L Beluga XL

    My take on today's inaugural visit of the Beluga XL to Britain Airbus A330-743L Beluga XL by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr Airbus A330-743L Beluga XL by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr Airbus A330-743L Beluga XL by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr
  13. nigpd

    The Mosquito flies again :)

    Me too. As a native of Newbury, I was always spoilt in the early 70's with icons like the mosquito, spitfire, Vulcan etc
  14. nigpd

    Sitting down

    I use this https://www.decathlon.co.uk/enssenseat-fishing-folding-chair-id_8295329.html It's light and folds up perfectly in my Peli case
  15. nigpd

    Hello

    :welcome:
  16. nigpd

    Landscape people on YouTube - post your recommendations please

    Landscape Photographers on Youtube That any better? Mime cast is an email protection service. Nothing sinister
  17. nigpd

    Landscape people on YouTube - post your recommendations please

    I It goes straight to the Petapixel website on my PC. I wouldn't knowingly post anything remotely fake or error ridden
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    Landscape people on YouTube - post your recommendations please

    https://petapixel.com/2019/01/23/9-inspiring-landscape-photographers-on-youtube-you-should-follow/
  19. nigpd

    God bless the BBC!

    Just in case we were in any doubt Dog by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr
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    Lovely morning at Point of Ayr Lighthouse

    Nice set. One of my favourite locations
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    Perch Rock Lighthouse

    Thanks for your comments Scott, much appreciated. I'll give it a crop as you describe and put them side by side on my monitor and take a crital look
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    Perch Rock Lighthouse

    Thanks for your very encouraging comments, guys
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    Perch Rock Lighthouse

    Spent a wild and windy day on Sunday on the Wirral Hopefully it was worth it Perch Rock Lighthouse by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr
  24. nigpd

    Scotland Trip to Harris & Lewis, Outer Hebrides.... travel advice needed please

    Thanks Dave. I'm going as part of a photography workshop being run by Mark Banks and with 3 other participants. Never been on a workshop before, so will be an interesting time and hopefully, I'll learn a thing or two!
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    Scotland Trip to Harris & Lewis, Outer Hebrides.... travel advice needed please

    Thanks for all the advice. I'm now sorted. Driving up Saturday to catch the 18:15 ferry. Will leave plenty of time for a couple of breaks and for if I get distracted by the landscape!
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    Scotland Trip to Harris & Lewis, Outer Hebrides.... travel advice needed please

    According to Google Maps, my journey from Cheshire to Uig, Skye to catch the ferry to Tarbert, will take 9 hours. Have any of you chaps done the same journey and would you have any recommendations for an overnight stop to break up the travelling? I would want to be at Uig for 08:30 and don't...
  27. nigpd

    Let's see your amusing sign shots

    van by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr
  28. nigpd

    Bridges - An open thread

    Tyne Bridge, Newcastle by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr
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    The General Drone-Related Thread

    Point of Ayr lighthouse, Talacre Beach Point of Ayr lighthouse, Talacre Beach, Flint by Nigel Pitts-Drake, on Flickr
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