November in the park: weathervane

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Marilyn Whiteley on November 1, 2007

This weathervane is on top a carousel in the park. The carousel is closed up for the winter, and only the weathervane horse remains out-of-doors to face the wintry weather ahead.

©junebug on November 1, 2007

What a beautiful weathervane, Marilyn! It sure looks pretty on the red roof. Greetings, Anne

Tamás Borbély on November 1, 2007

Very beautiful photo, Marilyn !There is a cock everywhere instead of the horse at us :-) Best regards, Tamás

Daniela Brocca on November 1, 2007

So sad that everything will be closed for the Winter,Marilyn.At last the weathervane horse will continue to gallop in the wind.Ciao Daniela

Marilyn Whiteley on November 1, 2007

Thank you, Anne, Tamás, and Daniela. Most of our weathervanes have cocks, too. But the carousel has wooden horses for the children to ride, and I suppose that's why there's a horse on top, too. There is a hill near the carousel; maybe the children will come and slide down it when there's snow, instead of riding the carousel.

rosina lamberti on November 8, 2007

we will wait for spring :)

Marilyn Whiteley on May 22, 2008

To the person who suggested a slight change in location, thank you for your interest. Panoramio photos are, however, to be mapped at the location of the photographer, not the location of the subject of the photo. (Obviously I was not standing on top the carousel!)

Rom@nce on October 1, 2008

how fitting it should be atop a carousel, thx for sharing :o)

Marilyn Whiteley on October 3, 2008

Thanks, Rom@nce. I'd hoped to get a photo of the whole carousel, but it is only open for a limited season and we were away. Maybe next year!

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Photo taken in Riverside Park, 709 Woolwich Street, Guelph, ON N1H 7G6, Canada

Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 1, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Marilyn Whiteley
    • Camera: OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP. SP550UZ
    • Taken on 2007/11/01 11:01:22
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 30.90mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO50
    • Exposure Bias: -0.30 EV
    • No flash

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