Drax

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    The four eastern cooling towers at the Drax coal-fired power station in North Yorkshire. There are eight altogether, with another four at the western end.


    Used on the following blogs:

    New Internationalist Blog
    Chris Jefferies' Blog
    Better Generation
    Thanks guys!

    Rui-Chi, Dezine Zync, Thiru Murugan, and 9 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. 47mki 59 months ago | reply

      Very impressive shot!

    2. Argyro... 59 months ago | reply

      Impressive shot indeed! Very nice!

    3. mar7272 59 months ago | reply

      Great! What a powerful photo - no pun intended

    4. Ryan J. Nicholson 59 months ago | reply

      ha ha I can see this from my window if i look to the left LOL far in the distance that is

    5. cgullz 59 months ago | reply

      wow, tone mapping is cool, i haven't heard of it before but the effects are great! nicely applied to this pic.

    6. ♥ LuLu♥(long break) [deleted] 59 months ago | reply

      beautiful shot!

    7. Daniel.Lam 58 months ago | reply

      Amazing shot

    8. Chris McLoughlin 58 months ago | reply

      Fantastic HDR, nice one:)

    9. MonkeyMartian 56 months ago | reply

      fab shot - love it!

    10. cjeff8338 55 months ago | reply

      Fantastic shot!
      I have used this creative commons content on my blog, thanks :-)
      chrisjeff.wordpress.com/2009/10/08/kingsnorth-is-dead-lon...
      -Chris

    11. scb.mypics 31 months ago | reply

      A truely terrific shot. I worked on builing Drax II in '82-'84. Glad it's still going. Fantastic perspective, truely amazing sky. I just came across a group

      www.flickr.com/groups/pttp/

      "Power to the People" - you should add this to thier group, it deserves to be seen by people who appreciate this subject.

    12. Yasmin Ward 4 weeks ago | reply

      My late grandfather worked here. Having scanned many photos of Drax, I really liked your shot and I published it in my blog here: yasminward.wordpress.com/2014/03/03/grandfather-and-the-g...
      I hope that's ok and thank you for the great photo!!
      Y

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