Derwent Reservoir is the middle of three reservoirs in the Upper Derwent Valley inDuring the Second World War the reservoir was used by pilots of the 617 Squadron for practising the low-level flights needed for Operation Chastise (commonly known as the “Dam Busters” raids), due to its similarity to the German dams. the northeast of Derbyshire.

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Ever since a child, aviation has been a keen interest of mine, with warbirds being my favourite. Since joining Redbubble, I have become a keen follower of HDR work, which I am concerntrating on at the moment.

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  • larry flewers
    larry flewersalmost 2 years ago

    Fantastic work mate

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  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezalmost 2 years ago

    Super work Colin …

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  • Chris Lord
    Chris Lordalmost 2 years ago

    Excellent image.

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  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkealmost 2 years ago

  • Many Thanks !!

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  • missmoneypenny
    missmoneypennyalmost 2 years ago

    Superb work Colin

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  • Bruce  Dickson
    Bruce Dicksonalmost 2 years ago

    Nice

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  • Karen Martin
    Karen Martinalmost 2 years ago

    Excellent work Colin

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  • David Haworth
    David Haworthalmost 2 years ago

    awesome… brings back that movie.. haven’t seen it for years!

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  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkealmost 2 years ago

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  • Edward Denyer
    Edward Denyeralmost 2 years ago

    Nice one Colin. – Ted

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