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Porthcawl Lighthouse by Steve  Liptrot

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Long powered by gas, this little lighthouse was not converted to electric power until 1997. Located at the end of the breakwater on Porthcawl Point in Porthcawl, at the eastern entrance to Swansea Bay, South Wales.

Nikon D300 – Nikkor 18-105mm VR lens

Featured in the No More Colour group JAN 2011.
Featured in the Black & White Photography group JAN 2011.
Featured in the Magic of Black & White group JAN 2011.
Featured in the Nature and Man group JAN 2011.
Featured in the SEA group JAN 2011.
Featured in the All Water in Motion and Reflections group JAN 2011.
Featured in the Your Country’s Best group MAR 2011.
Featured in the Architecture – The British Isles group MAR 2011.
Featured in the Challenge Winners Vault group APR 2011.
Featured in the B&W Photography 4 You group MAY 2011.
Featured in the Where on Earth is it..? group AUG 2011.
Featured in the Colour me nothing group AUG 2012.

Runner up in the All Water in Motion Challenge MAR 2011.
Winner of the A Place to Call Home Challenge – Water MAR 2011.
Winner of the Weekend Photographer Challenge – Water in Motion APR 2011.
Winner of the Nature and Man – April Avatar Challenge APR 2011.
Runner up in the Going Coastal Challenge – Lighthouses AUG 2011.
Runner up in the Safe Haven Challenge – Lighthouses AUG 2011.
Winner of the Safe Haven Challenge – Splash/Spray AUG 2011.
Winner of the Live, Love, Dream Challenge – Waves AUG 2011.
Runner up in the All About Water Challenge – Big Waves AUG 2011.
Runner up in the Sea – Rough Seas Challenge OCT 2011.

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lighthouse, porthcawl, storm, waves, sea, south wales, stevesimages1, steve liptrot, monochrome

I originate from Lancashire but now I am based in Blaenavon, South Wales. I am an Aerospace technician and amateur photographer which takes me all over the UK.

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Comments

  • AJM Photography
    AJM Photographyover 3 years ago

    Wow, that is some wave! Most impressive…

  • Thank you

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Rob Parsons
    Rob Parsonsover 3 years ago

    Awesomw shot Steve

  • Cheers Rob

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Shaun Whiteman
    Shaun Whitemanover 3 years ago

    Wow mate that is one big fan you have used to create this shot!! Fantastic timing and processing!

  • Thanks Shaun

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Jadon
    Jadonover 3 years ago

    One incredible shot mate…

  • Cheers Jason

    – Steve Liptrot

  • JHRphotoART
    JHRphotoARTover 3 years ago

    A really fantastic capture Steve! Wonderful b/w processing…. great work!

  • Many thanks

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Patrick Downey
    Patrick Downeyover 3 years ago

    sweet shot!

  • Thank you Patrick

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Elizabeth Burns
    Elizabeth Burnsover 3 years ago

    My what a sweet shot is right

  • Many thanks Elizabeth

    – Steve Liptrot

  • DIANEPEAREN
    DIANEPEARENover 3 years ago

    ANOTHER OF THE VENTURES I HAVE ON MY BUCKET LIST…..HOPEFULLY I LIVE SO LONG THAT I DO THEM ALL AND HAVE TO START A NEW LIST.THIS PICTURE PUT US RIGHT THERE AND I CAN ALMOST FEEL THE WATER.

  • Thank you very much Diane

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Paul Manning
    Paul Manningover 3 years ago

    OH YEAH – Nice Wave! cheers Paul

  • Cheers Paul

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkeover 3 years ago

  • Thanks Audrey

    – Steve Liptrot

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