Ventnor Harbour ~ Isle of Wight

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Comments (14)

uni* on August 15, 2009

A picture with a red bomb... wow.. sincerely: a cool shot Nick with that red splash of color of the buoy. Greetings uni*

Nick Weall on August 15, 2009

uni* ~ A very good morning to you uni* yes that buoy was extremely handy to balance the blues ~ all the very best to you from nick

scml on August 15, 2009

Oh Wow ... now that gives an idea of the tides there...amazing...and Uni is right...that red bouy just sets it all off nicely ;)

See ya soon little GH from Racoon ;)

Nick Weall on August 15, 2009

scml Yes quite a rise here, that black mud stinks though and the sand that I was standing on allows you to slowly sink into it a bit .... dodgy stuff ~ Glad you like it little Racoon ~ Ciao GH

scml on August 15, 2009

Sounds like we'd best wait for the tide to come in ;) .... can't be too carefull about the dodgy stuff ha ha

See ya ;)

Vinod Kumar M on August 15, 2009

Excellent shot !!!

Greetings ! Vinod

Nick Weall on August 15, 2009

vinod kumar M ~ Hello Vinod and thanks for visiting ~ I'm so pleased that you like this shot ~ friendly greetings to you from nick

Patricia Hiele on August 16, 2009

Quite bizar sceneries you get with those Channel tides, he!

I couldn't get enough of it!

My son knows all about the stinking mud after he wanted to go a have a walk on a little "beach". And so did I, when I had to clean (scrub) of his new sandals... :p !!

Gtz, Patricia

Nick Weall on August 16, 2009

Patricia Hiele I think that the Channel Islands and St Malo get the biggest rise and fall of the tides Patricia ~ good story btw too ~ Ciao nick

Nick Weall on August 24, 2009

andrea palazzi ~ I agree with you Andrea ~ so thank you ~ Ciao nick

Amelia Royan on August 25, 2009

Flip ..... flop ..... suck .... squidge ..... slurp .... Ah!!! at last I have got to the sea to wash my tail, and my long locks are muddied. I look a perfect fright. Nice photo Nick, it kind of reminds me of Wardie harbour in Edinburgh :))


Nick Weall on August 25, 2009

Amelia Royan ~ Please take better care of those golden stars pinned to your fin LGM the mud here is not only black and squidgy it absolutely stinks ~ thank goodness you got to the sea :) ~ I've never seen Wardie Harbour so will take your word for it :) Now off you go to Copenhagen for the evening trippers and then back to Norsk ~ enjoy :) and safe swimming xx

Hans Sterkendries on January 4, 2010

Very nice composition!

Greetings from Belgium - Hans

Nick Weall on January 4, 2010

Hans Sterkendries ~ Thank you very much and kind regards ~ Ciao nick

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Photo taken in Shore Hill, Ventnor, Isle of Wight PO38 1TA, UK

Photo details

  • Uploaded on August 15, 2009
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    by Nick Weall
    • Taken on 2009/08/12 07:32:38
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 14.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/11.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash