finding words along the cliffs of moher

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My world kind of slows down when I gaze at this image for a while. In a very, very good way. How to explain what it's like, to be an ocean away, at the edge of these startling sheer cliffs, watching day turn slowly to night and waiting for the wind to tell me all the words I ever wanted to hear? It's all indescribable, really.

Take the beauty of a bird in flight, with the sun glancing off its wings. Add in the chorus to a song that always makes you smile. Sprinkle with the anticipation of a first kiss. And that's the start of what places like this mean to me.

Image made with a Nikon F100, while standing along the Cliffs of Moher.

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  1. ...arpi... 23 months ago | reply

    so beautiful and evocative

  2. withopeneyes photography 23 months ago | reply

    wow this is amazing! :)
    love the cliffs was there a few weeks ago

  3. Structure & Spontaneity by .K. [deleted] 23 months ago | reply

    absolutely gorgeous!
    beautiful image
    and words! :-)

  4. wildorange55 23 months ago | reply

    you described that feeling, perfectly. please write a poem about this. now. :)

  5. Glen~P 23 months ago | reply

    Some places are just never meant to be left (at least spiritually). :-)
    Great words, Danielle.

  6. Mr. Wendal 23 months ago | reply

    Great image & words! Look like some stairs fell in the sea.. to me..

  7. Just-a-Song 23 months ago | reply

    oh my goodness, for the wind to tell me all of the words I ever needed to hear?
    these words should be be written on thick handmade paper & forever bound
    beautiful!

  8. Mathijs Delva 23 months ago | reply

    Perfect depth of field.

  9. rsc_escher 23 months ago | reply

    Beautiful, and yeah, slows down in a good way :) And wonderful words too

  10. JoGo... 23 months ago | reply

    Love this. The mood is beautifully peaceful with the crisp detail of the foreground and softness of the cliffs beyond. Beautiful!

  11. twoaftertwenty 23 months ago | reply

    Wow, amazing. Sigh. Love it.

  12. Greg-0 23 months ago | reply

    I really dig the yang yang look of the cliffs to the ocean and sky. They correspond to each other beautifully. Gorgeous!!! :)

  13. mtngrlkd 23 months ago | reply

    Your words make me smile. Your photograph gives me peace.

  14. Michael A Nelson 23 months ago | reply

    Gorgeous work, Danielle. I want this one on my wall. Sell me a print?

  15. manyfires 23 months ago | reply

    Oh, of course! Or ... when's your birthday? :-)

  16. *December Sun 23 months ago | reply

    How beautiful. Loving the rainy mood, here.

  17. JavierAndrés 22 months ago | reply

    love the focus here, the view is amazing so as the colors

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  18. RL Stars 22 months ago | reply

    Ireland has to be so beautiful!

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