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Around the harbour at sunset

I took these last night round the local harbour while I was out visiting my Mam.

Using the North pier as a lead in


Harbour sunset by alf.branch, on Flickr

A fishing boat returning through the lock


Bining home the evening catch by alf.branch, on Flickr

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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

Oooh, you get some great skies and gorgeous light up there, Alf - and you make the most of it!
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

Yes, gorgeous west-coast skies, well taken.
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

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Oooh, you get some great skies and gorgeous light up there, Alf - and you make the most of it!
Thanks John I wish I could do more as the light is great on the fells right now as the sun is coming out after the rain.

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Yes, gorgeous west-coast skies, well taken.
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

Here are some more shots from the evening

The Marina


The Marina by alf.branch, on Flickr

Across the outer harbour.


Across the outer harbour by alf.branch, on Flickr

and the fishing boat heading into the harbour


Bringing home the catch by alf.branch, on Flickr
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

A very productive evening. For me, the Marina is calling for a letter box crop.
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A very productive evening. For me, the Marina is calling for a letter box crop.
Thanks John
I will look at the crop
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You surely live in a beautiful spot! They are all lovely shots, and I love the Barbara Anne coming home safely.
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

I really love The Marina! Gorgeous lighting, and the surface of the water ruffled a wee bit.
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

Thanks Lyn and Rosemary
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

Great shots Alf, my favourite is No. 2 in the second group; nice work.
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

Glad you like them Iain.
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

Gorgeous images Alf, you are blessed to live in such a photogenic location.

Regarding the Marina photo let the reflection in the water be your guide and crop the sky accordingly, I've just tried it on my screen and it works well.

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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

Thanks Tom
I always feel lucky to be surrounded by such beautiful places to tog in.

Is the crop OK its what I meant to post after John said.


The Marina cropped by alf.branch, on Flickr
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Re: Around the harbour at sunset

That's just perfect for me Alf, I think it looks better for it. It's a cracking photo.

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