Still Waters at Fowey

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Comments (16)

Free Wheels on February 14, 2011

Like this one as well. Happy memories of long and lazy summer holidays.

Closed on February 14, 2011

It's charming SuperSteve!

& I like it too! :)GG

Steven Stoddart on February 15, 2011

Hiya Mark - How did you cope with the HILLS?? yhey were bad enough lumping the camera kit about!! And a tum full of cream tea did not help : (

"Long and Lazy" summer holidays... You paint an idillic picture...

Thanks for stopping by, I am glad you you liked this and that it brought back good memories : )



Steven Stoddart on February 15, 2011

Hiya GG - This is a lovely spot... made all the better at this time of year with a relative lack of tourists - although I say this in the full knowledge that we fell into that bracket : (

I just love the coast... sigh!



Free Wheels on February 15, 2011

Hi Steve, what a great time of year to go and visit Cornwall. I don't mind being a tourist, I have been to a lot of places in this world, but it has been mainly work not play. I manage hills and everything else because I want to be there. I have even used the ferry from Polruan. My last visit to Cornwall was Tintagel, that was hard work and I didn't have the freedom to use my camera, I was fully occupied keeping on the tracks:) Hope you have more shots from the Eden Project.

Steven Stoddart on February 15, 2011

Hiya Mark - I am seriously impressed... Like a pair of gnomes, we parked at the top of Fowey and walked up and down them 'ills. None could be calibrated as anything other than a vertical ascent (or descent).

As for the Eden Project, yes there are a few... some already posted in the latest batch of uploads... More general shots were a washout because the weather was so poor. I may have others from our first visit....

I have others that I will upload in the next day or so...

There is one I uploaded years ago ...



Annelies Vink on February 18, 2011

Charming and lovely view, Steve. LIKE it!



Steven Stoddart on February 18, 2011

Hello Annelies - This is the harbour that was protected by the fort... A peaceful place now...

Thanks for the Like...



joyfotos on February 20, 2011

What a picturesque setting and wonderful lighting. I love the bare branches on the trees on the hillside. Like!

Steven Stoddart on February 20, 2011

Hiya JF - This place has SERIOUS hills. I could imagine the winter months sees the population of this wee town soar to 1 million... mainly because visitors can't get back up the bally hills.. : (

My camera rucksack weighs in at around 20lbs and lumping that up and down the hill made all the tea-shops we found a welcome sight indeed : )

We were so lucky with the weather on this day (we were only down in the West Country for a long weekend) There was little wind and the sun was out... lovely.

This little town is a jewel... Thanks for the like!



whoelius on February 20, 2011


Steven Stoddart on February 21, 2011

Greetings Who! Thank you!!



Scott Gore on February 28, 2011

Like Very nice waterfront scene! Best regards, Scott.

Steven Stoddart on March 1, 2011

Hiya Scott! Well, it always a great pleasure to see someone has had a good rummage through the gallery!

Fowey is a lovely spot BUT by the time you have been up and down the hills that surround it, be prepared to have thighs like a certain Californian governor!

Thanks for the like : )


林傑安(Enson) on March 2, 2011

Elegant city view,nice shot.


Sincere greetings from Taiwan to the UK.

Steven Stoddart on March 2, 2011

Hello Enson! Welcome to my Panoramio gallery : )

Thank you for stopping by today and for your like .. I am grateful to you : )



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Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 14, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Steven Stoddart
    • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
    • Taken on 2011/02/12 10:36:32
    • Exposure: 0.010s (1/100)
    • Focal Length: 24.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/13.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash