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Photo-a-Day  (Wednesday, 30th December, 2009)

Up Rivvy

Up Rivvy
Taken at Rivington Pike.

Photo: John Ashcroft  (Sony DSC-T10)
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Comment by: Ken R on 30th December 2009 at 01:56

Good but creepy photo. Looks like someone bending over backwards with one leg in the air.

Comment by: wigan 3 on 30th December 2009 at 02:00

Great pic.Looks like a scene from Lord Of The Rings.

Comment by: Mick on 30th December 2009 at 07:16

Very unusual trees to me they look like there the letters O and Y I wonder if OY as seen them

Comment by: peter on 30th December 2009 at 11:07

its a very atmospheric shot of a beautiful place..

but isnt rivi a part of the Bolton family

Comment by: A BOLTON on 30th December 2009 at 12:44

"Wooky Hollow", or spooky Hollow.A dramatic outline of winter trees.Fantastic Photo John.You must have been freezing when you took it!

Comment by: john ashcroft on 30th December 2009 at 12:54

Never needed a passport to go there and take the photo so im classing it as wigan :-)

Comment by: janet on 30th December 2009 at 13:13

Oh I like this very much, it has the WOW factor..Very nice..

Comment by: john ashcroft on 30th December 2009 at 13:20

It was a cold day but pleasant to be out in it. The lighting was just perfect so it was just a case of pointing and shooting. Wedont get many days like those.

Comment by: alan on 30th December 2009 at 15:29

the most surreal photo I,ve ever seen in this site

Comment by: Catherine R on 30th December 2009 at 15:53

You are so right Wigan 3. Very LOTR-ish.

Comment by: Dave on 30th December 2009 at 17:01

Nice shot that - well done :)

Comment by: Ron D on 1st January 2010 at 15:35

I find woodlands difficult to photograph.One tree is not so bad. This is good' with the atmosphere about right.A cracker.

Comment by: john on 22nd January 2010 at 06:58

I always thought of Rivi to be Wigan,Though it is really Boltonish. Great place in any season!

Comment by: vossy on 11th March 2010 at 20:37

john ashcroft is it a.k.a. bobby john

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