An old Derbyshire lead mine showing the pit head shot in the Derbyshire Peak District.


Nikon D5000, Sigma 10mm-20mm @ 10mm. Hand held 3 shot HDR (e/v +/-2) based round f8.0 1/500 ISO 200,

Source images processed via Photomatix with further processing including lens correction and curve adjustments in CS5.


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John enjoys capturing images mainly around his home in the North West of England with a leaning towards land and seascapes. John also enjoys using modern processing techniques designed to give images a more in-depth feel to them. John is happy to discuss individual customers image requests.

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  • CanyonWind
  • Thanks very much POP’s, sorry for the late reply.

    – John Hare

  • Bob Culshaw
    Bob Culshawover 2 years ago

    Lovely moody shot John.

  • Thanks very much Bob.

    – John Hare

  • photogaryphy
    photogaryphyover 2 years ago

    Great moody shot John.

  • Cheers Gary mate.

    – John Hare

  • Lissywitch
    Lissywitchover 2 years ago

    fantastic capture John

  • Thanks Sarah.

    – John Hare

  • snapitnc
    snapitncover 2 years ago

    very dramatic john,great shot,cheers mike

  • Cheers Mike mate.

    – John Hare

  • Julie  White
    Julie Whiteover 2 years ago

    Awesome capture love the B/w John.

  • Thanks Julie, it was one of those images that I ‘saw’ as b&w.

    – John Hare

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