Thanks all, glad you liked them. I'm really pleased with how they came out, when I was wondering around the north coast I noticed a smear of sun-cream across my lens, but it doesn't seem to have made any difference.
Here's a link to the full set
if anyone is interested.
Catch-up wrote:Knight, your vacation pictures are amazing! Looks like a beautiful trip.
Was a really good holiday thanks. We had a sprawling villa which was perfect for my nephew to run around in. Menorca is only 30 miles across so getting around was easy, it was warm and sunny, there was plenty to do and very quiet being out-of-season, with the convenience of everything still being open.
The Mad Collector wrote:
Very good, love "Sermon to the Microwaves"
I was cursing the masts when trying to take the pic, but then the title occurred to me. From Monte El Toro you can see the entire island. I guess the mobile-phone transmitters are set-up on exactly the same principle as Jesus - to have a direct line of sight to the population centres.
Sister Jennifer wrote:Love the Milky Way one as well.
It was a nightmare to take as I had to guess at the focus, took about fifteen attempts. It's a thirty second exposure with the camera resting on a flagstone and pointing straight up.
This one is probably my favorite:
...but it needs a title. At first glance I thought the rock had been eroded by the sea, but it's actually piles of stones added by visitors over the years. Close up they look like this:
Does anyone have any suggestions please? I was thinking of something like Geology of Tourism
, but that doesn't quite scan. Naming things is difficult....