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My picture of the day-Where's yours?

Discussion in 'Photo Gallery' started by bigjim, 10 Nov 2012.

  1. PeteXXX

    PeteXXX Cake or ice cream? The choice is endless ... Photo Winner

    Location:
    Hamtun
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    I hand washed my Sealskinz this afternoon and popped them on a couple of kebab skewers to drip dry in the garden. (and bring them in before they froze solid!)
     
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  2. grumpyoldwoman

    grumpyoldwoman Senior Member

    Location:
    WsM Somerset UK
    Twilight at Highbridge station.Mars,the Moon and Venus. Love the colours of the sky.Taken with my Galaxy S6 phone camera,pretty chuffed with it 2017-01-02 17.14.28.jpg
     
  3. bonsaibilly

    bonsaibilly Senior Member

    Here's a better resolution version now I'm home...
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  4. clid61

    clid61 Über Member

    Location:
    The North
    Been as off road as could today for a change , to feed this fella . Haynet, a mint and handful of oats WP_20170103_13_16_20_Pro.jpg
     
  5. Grant Fondo

    Grant Fondo Parks, Hotels and Palaces, Europe Endless.

    Location:
    Cheshire
  6. Elswick Cotterpin

    Elswick Cotterpin Senior Member

    Location:
    South Wales
  7. A few photos

    Whilst in Rothwell today (south of Leeds, not the Northamptonshire one)
    One of the two Vetinary practices, that are less than 200yards apart
    The upstairs stained-glass is superb!!
    http://purplevet.blogspot.co.uk/

    Rothwell Vets. 1.JPG Rothwell Vets. 2.JPG

    Then, on the journey back home, via the village I grew up in, & lived around, till I was 38
    The 'Clog & Rhubarb', as it was known, due to the largest (non-mining) reasons for employment in the village
    http://www.stanleyhistoryonline.com/Stanley-Picture-House.html

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    The old Toll-House, on the Wakefield - Aberford turnpike road (now the A642), with junction 30/M62 about a mile, or so, over my right shoulder)
    Actually one of two toll-houses in the village (other one is lone-gone), this is straight opposite 'the Clog', I stood by the sandwich board, outside Gordons Tyres to take the picture

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  8. JohnClimber

    JohnClimber Veteran

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    Please don't go back to work Dad ! ! !
     
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  9. Goggs

    Goggs Über Member

    Location:
    Provence, France
    A cold day in Fontaine-de-Vaucluse..

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  10. Goggs

    Goggs Über Member

    Location:
    Provence, France
    ALWAYS CHECK YOUR CAMERA SETTINGS

    Today I didn't and so the first few shots were taken at ISO 800. A pity since those shots were probably the best I got all day. On some modern SLR's that wouldn't be much of a problem but I'm afraid on my old camera it is. Still, I wanted to get at least one of the high ISO shots in the can and used Photoshop to make it more atmospheric..

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  11. bonsaibilly

    bonsaibilly Senior Member

    94 metre long boat on the Ship Canal this morning...
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  12. Pontefract, during this mornings ride

    On the way in, riding up Park Road (after passing jct 32.M62)
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    An odd street name (actually a ginnel, about 5 yards long)
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    Two celebratory items of street furniture, for the Magna Carta

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    The Baron involved, in the Council of Barons, on Pontefracts behalf; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_de_Lacy,_2nd_Earl_of_Lincoln

    Now sadly neglected, & run-down. what is quite possibly the oldest building in Pontefract (discounting the Castle, & secular buildings)
    Supposedly dating back to the mid 1400's
    Admittedly, this image is from 2013, but the dereliction has got worse, I had wanted to photograph it this morning, but there were people sitting on the wall
    Pontefract. The Counting House. 7.JPG

    http://pontefractyorkshire.co.uk/pontefract-countinghouse.html
     
  13. Elybazza61

    Elybazza61 Veteran

    Nom,nom,nom,,,,,,


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  14. GGJ

    GGJ Über Member

    Location:
    Scotland
    Low winter sun causing temporary loss of vision on today's ride

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  15. NeilM

    NeilM Active Member

    Location:
    North Somerset
    First ride on my soon to be tourer.

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