Another shot from my recent trip to the deepest lake in England in the western fells of the Lake District National Park.
Looking from the lakeside road to the head of Wasdale there was a strange light which enhanced the beauty of this lovely place.The non reflective section of water to the left was where the lake had frozen
Sony Alpha 350 DSLR 18-70 lens single RAW tonemapped in Photomatix Pro4 Late morning.
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Living in the English Lake District,Cumbria,NW England with a love of photographing locations in Cumbria and Scotland, especially landscapes.

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  • Trevor Kersley
    Trevor Kersleyover 3 years ago

    Beautiful capture Jamie.

  • Thanks very much Trevor

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  • reindeer
    reindeerover 3 years ago

    I’m transfixed by the visual effect, the tones are gorgeous, the light magic. =)

  • Thanks very much K

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  • snapitnc
    snapitncover 3 years ago

    superb jamie!

  • Thanks very much Mike

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  • Cliff Williams
    Cliff Williamsover 3 years ago


    Fantastic light and the mood is tremendous, well taken – Cliff

  • Thanks very much Cliff

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  • mikebov
    mikebovover 3 years ago

    superb mate
    The countdown has started 7 weeks tomorrow we will be in Wasdale

  • Thanks very much you can’t wait

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  • jamesmhe
    jamesmheover 3 years ago

    WOW! that is one of the best shots of Wastwater I have ever seen…superb

  • Thanks very much James

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  • Bob Culshaw
    Bob Culshawover 3 years ago

    Gorgeous work Jamie

    Thank you for sharing your artwork with the Photomatix HDR Group!

  • Thanks very much Bob

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  • Heather Thorning
    Heather Thorningover 3 years ago

    Beautifully captured Jamie.Gorgeous lighting.The scene has a very mystical feel:)

  • Thanks very much Heather

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  • steppeland
    steppelandover 3 years ago

    Wow, fabulous view – so classic in it’s purity, reflections and colours…

  • Thanks very much Steppe

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  • TREVOR34
    TREVOR34over 3 years ago

    Like all the shafts of light picking out various patches of the landscape. Looks like a layer of mist on that water too….
    Fab capture Jamie mate..

  • Thanks very much Trevor

    – VoluntaryRanger

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