ronet By: ronet

White Nancy

We were lucky with the light when we were there, but I had to work fast to avoid the hordes of photographers waiting to leap into every shot.....

 

Too late.

greg, Gabo Barreto and 2 more people faved this
  • Ron Layters 4y

    who left that photographer there?
  • Holden Richards 4y

    drama!
  • greg 4y

    This is extraordinarily cool and beautiful and all...but what the hell IS that?

    (Yes, I know I could probably google it, but then I'd know the answer and I'm a wee bit afraid I'd be disappointed in it, because reality can do that to you.)
  • clairedollan 4y

    woah.
  • ronet 4y

    Ron Layters at least he took his rucksack off.

    Holden Richards it was a great day for dramatic skies.

    greg It's beautiful and photogenic. And there's no door. I can't risk disappointing you by telling you anything else.

    clairedollan :)
  • Jackie & Dennis 4y

    Great shot - even if a camoflaged tog got in the way :-)
  • ‹shin› 4y

    beautiful capture
  • jamelah e. 4y

    Greg pointed this photo out to me and I was immediately fascinated by White Nancy (and not afraid to look up information about it), so I decided to put it on the Front Page of Utata today. Cheers!
  • Nancy Ward 4y

    fascinating

    seen on Utata
  • Sam Turner 4y

    Oh. Drama indeed.

    There's a similarly doorless structure that I used to play around as a child called the Pepperpot. It's not nearly as white and photogenic as Nancy, but it does sit on a hill called Castlebarrow overlooking a village called Silverdale. I grew up in Middle-earth.
  • greg 4y

    Can I just say again that I still love this photo beyond all reason. And I'm content to continue enjoying it in bovine ignorance (me and the cow...and how great is it that there's a cow standing there? What a wonderfully serendipitous cow.).

    And am I the only person who has difficulty imagining Sam as an elf? Or a hobbit.
  • winnie's human (all work and no play) 4y

    Wonderful. Enjoyed on Utata Front Page. Moo.
  • Sam Turner 4y

    If I don't remember to charge up my beard trimmer then I'll soon be heading into Gandalf territory.
  • ronet 4y

    I feel like I've turned up late to my own party, only to find out I've missed the elves and hobits.

    The front page made my day. Ron is feeling even more embarrassed about leaping in there with the cattle. Or maybe not.
  • Goby1 3y

    Nice light
  • Nalo Souleyman 2y

    Wonderful !!
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