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Cot Valley

Another of my ambitions realised today - unbeknownst to me.

 

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I'd set 2 targets for today's exploits - Ding Dong Mine was despatched and in the bag before lunch. I'd then been researching a valley near St Just that had a few mining remnants near the sea.

 

We found the location and then I realised it was on of the places I'd been longing to find for years - Cot Valley - Porth Nanven - the location of "Bubblegum Rock"! I didn't even realise it was here! So we spent a good while down there enjoying the ambience, photographing the scene and most importantly of all, sheltering form the nasty cold wind...

 

Exposure: 180 secs

Aperture: f/5.0

Focal Length: 10 mm

ISO Speed: 100

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Taken on March 7, 2010