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© Alun Morris Jones
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UploadedOctober 24, 2008
TakenOctober 22, 2008
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D200
Exposure1/350 sec at f/6.3
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length10.5 mm
ISO100
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High above the Gower Peninsula - climbing through 7000 feet to watch the Sunset..
Thanks to all for the incredible response to this image. Photograph taken by attaching camera to the wingtip - via a secure clamp. Have been flying microlights for years - so its me enjoying the sunset.

For more on this Unique part of Wales - please visit www.gowerscapes.com Thanks for looking

48 responses

  • Karen K Smith

    Karen K Smith gave props (24 Oct 2008):

    WOW..okay where were you when you took this shot?

  • Steven Maguire

    Steven Maguire gave props (24 Oct 2008):

    Excellent point of view!!!

  • Laura Boston-Thek

    Laura Boston-Thek gave props (24 Oct 2008):

    WOW What a wonderful feeling this give the viewer of freedom!!

  • Jason Webster

    Jason Webster said (24 Oct 2008):

    this is amazing

  • Alonso-Jones

    Alonso-Jones said (24 Oct 2008):

    amazing!!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (24 Oct 2008):

    I love the colors and clarity of this!

  • Jane Kratochvil

    Jane Kratochvil said (31 Oct 2008):

    Amazing! But, I guess you already knew that. :)

  • Craig Wilson

    Craig Wilson gave props (31 Oct 2008):

    Stunning image! What a view! Very well done!

  • rohicks

    rohicks (Deleted) said (31 Oct 2008):

    wow nice shot.
    Saw this in shot of the week.

  • sergei zavarin

    sergei zavarin said (31 Oct 2008):

    cooooooooooool

  • Daniel McMurray

    Daniel McMurray gave props (31 Oct 2008):

    That looks like a blast! Wonderful shot.

  • fox

    fox gave props (31 Oct 2008):

    great shot man

  • Jennifer Cochran

    Jennifer Cochran said (31 Oct 2008):

    Very awesome!

  • Nancy Richard

    Nancy Richard said (31 Oct 2008):

    AWESOME! Don't know how you got this shot, but it is heart stopping.

  • Jeffrey M Wallace

    Jeffrey M Wallace said (31 Oct 2008):

    Great pic. Wish I were there!

  • Cadu Lemos

    Cadu Lemos said (31 Oct 2008):

    Fantastic. I fly sailplanes and understand quite exactly your feeling at this moment. Great job.

  • Steve Orcutt

    Steve Orcutt gave props (31 Oct 2008):

    Sweet shot!

  • PabloHunny

    PabloHunny gave props (31 Oct 2008):

    spectacular!

  • PabloHunny

    PabloHunny gave props (31 Oct 2008):

    spectacular!

  • Andromeda Mendoza

    Andromeda Mendoza (Deleted) said (31 Oct 2008):

    Incredible shot!

  • Karen Zimmerman

    Karen Zimmerman gave props (31 Oct 2008):

    Amazing shot!

  • May Lattanzio

    May Lattanzio gave props (31 Oct 2008):

    Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee! Love it!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (31 Oct 2008):

    fantastic shot! w o w

  • Yereth Jansen

    Yereth Jansen said (1 Nov 2008):

    How did you take this photo? It's fantastic!
    Did you just attach the camera to the wing? But then, how to take your photo? :)
    Amazing shot anyways...

  • Judith Songavker

    Judith Songavker gave props (1 Nov 2008):

    Excellent.Touched my heart.

  • Claudia Rodriguez-Schroeder

    Claudia Rodriguez-Schroeder (Deleted) said (2 Nov 2008):

    I'm so happy. I've always wanted someone to photograph the horizon of the clouds, Its so beautiful. Thank you so much.

  • Bryan Reinhard Batara

    Bryan Reinhard Batara gave props (2 Nov 2008):

    SO FUCCCKING HIGH! NICE MOMENT!

  • Simone Paoletti

    Simone Paoletti said (3 Nov 2008):

    Beautiful ! This is brave photography (where you flying close? How did you dare taking your hands off ?) I specially liked the color balance (warm clouds + cold sky)

  • Lyndsay Daniels

    Lyndsay Daniels gave props (3 Nov 2008):

    This photo is just amazing. Great job!

  • Marybeth Mank

    Marybeth Mank said (3 Nov 2008):

    This is an extraordinary shot! How cool! Way to go, dude...

  • BohemianSage

    BohemianSage gave props (7 Nov 2008):

    Absolutely Amazing and Marvelously Beautiful!

  • Marianne Greig

    Marianne Greig gave props (15 Nov 2008):

    i've been looking through photos for awhile today and this, this is my favorite! great!

  • Nuno Santos

    Nuno Santos gave props (17 Dec 2008):

    This is fantabulastic dude! How did you shoot this???

  • ! ! ! Carolina Quijada ! ! !

    ! ! ! Carolina Quijada ! ! ! gave props (16 Jan 2009):

    Wow, this is SO cool!!!

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (16 Jan 2009):

    incredible!!!!! im in awe

  • Lynn H

    Lynn H (Deleted) gave props (16 Jan 2009):

    Incredible!!!!!

  • Cinco Bayou

    Cinco Bayou said (23 Feb 2009):

    you did a fine job on being creative with photographing this cool flight of yours!
    totally admired...CHEERS!

  • Paul Pabustan

    Paul Pabustan (Deleted) gave props (31 Aug 2009):

    great great great. i'm speechless :D

  • NG

    NG gave props (9 Sep 2009):

    Fantastic!

  • Mike Baker

    Mike Baker gave props (13 Sep 2009):

    magnificant!

  • Stefanie Calkins Wolfe

    Stefanie Calkins Wolfe gave props (28 Oct 2009):

    Awesome!

  • Winky Vivas

    Winky Vivas (Deleted) gave props (15 Jan 2010):

    Great shot! Voted!

  • Tim Peters

    Tim Peters   gave props (21 Jan 2010):

    Beautiful photo!

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (29 Jan 2010):

    stunning and fantastic capture! Love it. My vote

  • Renee Rocole

    Renee Rocole gave props (2 Feb 2010):

    Woah!!!!!!!!!!!!! Very Cool!!!!!!!!!!

  • Epin Hervin

    Epin Hervin gave props (17 Nov 2010):

    whoaaa

  • Carol Arntsen Masiak

    Carol Arntsen Masiak gave props (19 Nov 2010):

    just stunning and congrats!

  • budi salim

    budi salim gave props (25 Apr 2011):

    amazing!

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