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Photo-a-Day  (Monday, 31st March, 2008)

Haigh Windmill

Haigh Windmill
Haigh Windmill

Photo: Dave  (Nikon D200 : Nikon 70-200mm F2.8 DX VR)
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Comment by: Dave Marsh on 31st March 2008 at 09:14

Morning Dave.This windmill looks like a Doctor Who set.They could find much worse locations.Do you think a Nikon D200 would suit a keen amateur?

Comment by: Dave on 31st March 2008 at 17:08

Hi Dave. Yes, the D200 would be an ideal buy. I'd recommend signing up with us at www.shutternutters.co.uk too. You'll get lots of help and advice there :-)

Comment by: Dave Marsh on 31st March 2008 at 19:08

Cheers Dave,and thanks for the recommendation to shutternutters,will do.

Comment by: buzy on 1st April 2008 at 18:59

didnt know there was a graveyard up there !

Comment by: Jean J on 2nd April 2008 at 23:32

I didn't know there where a graveyard either, blimey. Drove past so many times and never knew. Useful these arial shots

Comment by: Andyj on 13th February 2010 at 11:22

The graveyard is Behind the church at the top of Haigh Village. I've had a couple of happy hours reading those old stones and wondering about who they were and where they lived.

You should all download google earth. Its incredible!
Theres a tick box in that where the shutternutter guys have placed their photo in its geographical context because they loaded it into Panoramio.

Was this photo taken by a paramotor or a Light plane?

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