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“We cannot direct the wind but we can adjust the sails.” (Anonymous)

Taken from the dyke at Den Helder/The Netherlands, looking across the sea towards the sandbar of Noorderhaaks, 18th April 2010, 1.15 pm
Nikon D80, Nikkor 18-200 mm at 35 mm
F 14, 1/125, ISO 200


netherlands, den_helder, north_sea, sailing boat, cyclists, dyke, wind, sails

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  • barnsis
    barnsisabout 2 years ago

    Beautiful image, love all the progressive layers of color.

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1about 2 years ago

    What a great place to ride a bike! WOnderful shot!

  • It is long cycling path at the foot of the dyke. It mus indeed be great to go along there. Walking along on top of the dyke was so, too, actually.

    – Lightthinker

  • Colin Metcalf
    Colin Metcalfabout 2 years ago

    Excellent image.

  • Pauline Evans
    Pauline Evansabout 2 years ago

    Lovely scene!

  • carlosramos
    carlosramosalmost 2 years ago

    Awesome piece of work!

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezalmost 2 years ago

    An excellent view, so simple but so elegant …

  • I am very glad you like just this one so much, Tom.

    – Lightthinker

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