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Posted by Peter Ireland on Mon Nov 12, 2018 3:32 pm

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Betws_y_Coed North Wales.A bit disappointed in that I was unable to get a better shot of the falls, due to the fact that everywhere was fenced off. You just had no choice but to take your shot at the viewing platform.

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by Peter McCabe on Mon Nov 12, 2018 4:25 pm
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What a wonderful location, and image. I almost prefer it without the sky, and wonder what it would look like zoomed in tighter.
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by leigha on Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:32 pm
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Beautiful looking waterfall. The days of free access is over, I think. Many of the falls in my area (Hamilton ON) have been fenced off providing no access. Too many selfie collectors ruining it for everyone.
 

by E.J. Peiker on Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:02 am
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Great color, great falls! I like this a lot!
 

by SMB on Tue Nov 13, 2018 10:06 am
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Lovely image despite your struggles. Thankfully you had a workable sky as I like the touch of blue amongst the clouds. The rapids coming right at you lead nicely to the falls.
I feel your pain. We have some great falls in our area but the viewing areas have been allowed to overgrow obscuring a photogenic downward composition.
 

by John Labrenz on Tue Nov 13, 2018 10:50 pm
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Still, a beautiful set of falls!!!
I really like this one.
 

by Carol Clarke on Fri Nov 16, 2018 6:32 pm
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Yes, I found it disappointing there too, Peter - but you got a lovely shot here with the autumn colours.

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by Ed Cordes on Mon Nov 19, 2018 9:38 pm
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Great image. I agree with Peter. Looks really great without the sky.
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