272B12 275467 515228 607674 76AF6A 7E7E34 8FABB6 A5A464

Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

Rolling clouds over rolling pastures.

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 18 May 2017 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Stanhope Common, an area of high moorland in County Durham.
No special processing, almost as it came straight from the memory card.

FUJIFILM FinePix F550EXR 1/600 second F/5.7 ISO 100 26 mm

Use control and your mouse scroll wheel to zoom the picture/page, then control and 0 to reset to normal size.

Even though I may not be able to visit or respond daily, I always welcome your comments or critiques.
You can also follow me on Twitter @Curly15 and Instagram @southshieldscurly

Read my views in Curly's Corner Shop, to find out a little more about my home town South Shields.

Creative Commons all rights reserved. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial, No Derivatives 3.0 Unported License strictly for Non Commercial use. If you would like to licence or purchase one of my images for commercial purposes please get in touch using the contact button at the foot of the page.

If you like this site please vote for me at Cool Photoblogs

Gérard from Allauch, France

The little spot of light on the green is famous

18 May 2017 5:47am

@Gérard: Merci, j'aime toujours quand un peu de soleil se penche sur l'herbe.

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It did not require any special treatment. Everything is fine. Even three-dimensionality has been successful.

18 May 2017 5:47am

@Jypyä Pop: Yes I was happy with the way this was recorded, just a very light sharpen, that's all.

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique immensité aux couleurs variées superbes. )

18 May 2017 5:54am

@tataray: Une des choses que j'aime à propos de "cette terre verte et agréable".

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Beautiful landscape, fine picture and beautiful coloring :-)))) Haleja

Happy day my good friend.

18 May 2017 6:32am

@Oiva: Thank you Oiva, good to hear from you again.

Captain Guildive Ajoupa from Saint Nazaire Pays de la Loire, France

Un temps incertain sur un beau paysage.

18 May 2017 7:03am

@Captain Guildive Ajoupa: Les collines et les montagnes de l'Ecosse sont encore meilleures.

PascalXLD from Rennes, France

Superbe ambiance j'aime

Bonne journée

18 May 2017 7:13am

@PascalXLD: Merci beaucoup de votre admiration.

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

C'est superbe avec tous ces mouvements dans ce paysage !

18 May 2017 9:01am

@Martine Libouton: Les collines se jettent juste dans le comté de Durham, c'est l'extrémité nord de la chaîne Pennine.

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

classic landscape with classic UK weather :) Makes for lovely soft light

18 May 2017 9:03am

@grouser: Don't you just love British hillsides?

Anne from France

Nice landscape.

18 May 2017 9:26am

@Anne: Oui, la vraie beauté n'est plus qu'à une demi-heure de route. Pourquoi ne pas faire cela plus souvent?

Devi from Chennai, India

LOvely landscape !!! Goes straight into the heart!!!!

18 May 2017 10:25am

@Devi: I'm glad you like it, I don't seem to get out and about as often as I used to.

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada


18 May 2017 10:30am

@beach: We sure do have some fabulous countryside around here.

mauro brando from Arlanda, Sweden

Beautiful image! Nice view! Excellent composition

18 May 2017 11:04am

@mauro brando: Thank you, these moors have moods all of their own.

Shaun from Thorton, United States

Wonderful tones in this excellent English landscape. A very nice scene.

18 May 2017 11:11am

@Shaun: Quintessentially English perhaps?

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel jeu de champs et plans différents sueprbe.

18 May 2017 12:12pm

@Nicou: Oui, j'adore vraiment cette partie du monde, merci.

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

This wonderful landscape vieew beautifullt photographed.

18 May 2017 12:22pm

@Willem: Thank you I'm glad you liked it.

STEED from D, France

No treatment ? It's the Best !!!! When the picture comes straight from the card as this : the natural colours are superb,between sun rays and shower ......Enjoying !!!!! Hat's off,Curly ....*****

18 May 2017 12:37pm

@STEED: Yes I was quite impressed with what this tiny little pocket camera can give you.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful curving landscape with the variety of greens. Stunning

18 May 2017 2:26pm

@Ruthiebear: Just a tiny little Fuji pocket camera Ruth :-)

mike miller from gateshead, United Kingdom

Nice one. An area I like very much

18 May 2017 2:34pm

@mike miller: Yes we all do, just 30 minutes from our big cities eh?

Lïly from NY, United States

Beautiful Landscape!! Great Colors!!

18 May 2017 4:57pm

@Lïly: Glad you like it.

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

What a heavenly view of the countryside below!! Beautiful capture!

18 May 2017 6:22pm

@Steven: Typically English greens I would say.

You Know Me from Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Love the layers here. Great rural scene!

18 May 2017 8:22pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Beautiful layers view, nice composition.

19 May 2017 12:10am

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Gorgeous landscape shot.

19 May 2017 1:19am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Beautiful image, Curly; I post, but rarely have time to check in. Happy to see your comment on my post today. I hope you are making sense of your life these days and also that Missy and Junior are carrying on.

19 May 2017 1:24am

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

Beautiful layers of color. I love the different shades of green. This is gorgeous!

19 May 2017 1:50am

Sam from Chennai, India

What a beautiful landscape. Gorgeous colours and light. Amazing. A fine shot. Love this. :)

19 May 2017 3:03am

L'Angevine from Angers, France


19 May 2017 9:59am

Dany Kervran from Morillon, France

Une excellente vue avec une variété de paysages dans le paysage.

19 May 2017 4:56pm

Steven Palubinski from Colorado, United States

Well composed. Low contrast with such a sense of depth.

19 May 2017 8:39pm

@Steven Palubinski: I wish I had your sort of countryside scenery to photograph!

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

This is the type of countryside we enjoyed walking through last summer! Lovely.

23 May 2017 1:53pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Beautiful view of this hilly landscape.

1 Jun 2017 6:41pm

1/600 second
ISO 100
26 mm