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Not quite as planned

Not quite as planned

I had it in mind to take a photo of these handsome horses in
this flower filled field for some time. But most times when
I drove passed, they were standing in front of the old house and
mill. This evening they were, but as I got out of the car, I realised
that there was an electricity pole just to the left of the tree with
overhead wires going across the scene so I couldn't frame it
as I wanted. The horses were also further away than I would
have liked. I guess I could have climbed over the gate and sought
a better view but I was late getting out from work and my
dinner was waiting for me at home.

Nikon D90
1/500s f/11.0 at 58.0mm iso400 full exif

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pkocinski15-Jun-2010 12:37
Lovely rural scene though.
sue anne15-Jun-2010 11:50
Beautiful with the scenery.
Keith O'Brien15-Jun-2010 11:49
Idyllic country scene - well composed and captured. V
Neal Nye15-Jun-2010 11:24
This is so nice with that beautiful light. Such a peaceful late-afternoon scene.
Yvonne15-Jun-2010 10:33
Such a lovely setting... I wonder what that tall brick chimney was used for?
heather15-Jun-2010 06:12
A beautiful capture of this lovely rural scene. V
Liz Bickel15-Jun-2010 04:25
There will always be another time to get the shot as you planned. Meanwhile, this one is just lovely. Pretty lighting and nicely composed.
slhoornstra15-Jun-2010 00:17
But you captured this lovely scene anyway, and there is a little bird in the tree who is working as an extra, a fine capture. How was dinner? V
bill friedlander14-Jun-2010 23:36
Not quite as planned, but a great scene anyways. Nice time of day for this lovely rural scene. V
laine14-Jun-2010 22:54
Love the old buildings...a pretty rural scene.
LynnH14-Jun-2010 20:54
This has lovely soft golden light! I like the old house and barn in the background! And that bank of round topped trees! V
Patricia Kay14-Jun-2010 20:35
Beautiful scene anyway Mairead...How nice to have your dinner waiting for you...BV
Betty Vlasiu14-Jun-2010 20:28
Wonderful shot ......V
Colin Storey14-Jun-2010 19:57
Not quite as planned but still a great shot. v
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