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Hobbiton Tranquility by Capturing-the-Light Hobbiton Tranquility by Capturing-the-Light
This was taken near to Mata Mata, on North Island, New Zealand, about a mile from the Hobbiton film set. Taken approximately 1/2 hr after sunrise.

To everyone that favourites any of my work, please accept in advance my sincere thanks for doing so. For those that comment on this or any other photograph, you will always recieve a reply. Demands on my time may mean a delay on occassions in responding, but I will always reply. Thank you for visiting this page, the support of all visitors is truly appreciated. Simon
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bhalstead Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2013   Photographer
Fabulous texture in the grassy areas, and I like the little trees scattered here and there.
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Bert, thank you so much indeed. :)
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GoldMonster Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Do you want to make me cry?I wish i lived in New Zealand.With these amazing pictures you make me feel that there's somewhere a place that i can feel free and peaceful!This is the paradise for me :')
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
thank you so much your comment has made my day its so nice to read Jeanne
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Sparia Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2012  Student General Artist
beautiful green(s) and light...:heart:
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:iconcapturing-the-light:
Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Rabia
thank you, thats appreciated :)
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:iconsparia:
Sparia Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2012  Student General Artist
pleasure :)
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sasaluoluo Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2012
most beautiful things exist in nature, not in drawn pictures. this photo just goes to show this. amazing work
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:iconcapturing-the-light:
Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you so much thats made my day
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:iconti-design:
ti-DESIGN Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2012  Professional General Artist
I thought this was Italy or something at first. Gorgeous countryside, eh?
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you very much indeed, a little piece of Italy on North Island, New Zealand, I agree, driving along the road through here, it is like Italy.
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SirShadowMan Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012
stunning
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you so much :)
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:iconanamartinez-fotograf:
Great!:Clap:
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
As always truely appreciated indeed
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:iconanamartinez-fotograf:
As always truly a pleasure;)
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Phoenixx99 Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
great capture... a little unusual to get poplars so sporadic in NZ, but beautifully composed in this shot...
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks my friend, glad you like it, took a bit of driving up and down the road to find the scene I liked!!
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QualityMayVary Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Mmmmm :)
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you :)
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marrciano Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Fine captured
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you so much
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dragon-fly-to-me Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
quite beautiful, Simon...the green is quite delicious. :icongreenheartplz:
please don't worry about thanking, or even responding. :) Real life is much more important!
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I cannot ignore you, thank you so much once again its appreciated
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dragon-fly-to-me Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012
...sigh...alright. :)
You are welcome.
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rumerio Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Totally unreal
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
thank you so much indeed
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Buntcone Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
awesome landscape :clap:
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you :)
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kayandjay100 Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Such a beautiful capture, Simon! :deviation: :heart: Coco
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
CoCo so kind as always, thank you
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kayandjay100 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:iconmypleasuresignplz: Coco :iconnaughtygrandmaplz:
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Lady---Vengeance Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful!
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you Katie
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Lady---Vengeance Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
No problem :)
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the1nvented3ye Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012
Love the golden light. :thumbsup:
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you
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JoergJohannMueller Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Wonderful landscape.
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
As always thank you so much
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JoergJohannMueller Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
It's my pleasure.
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Brian-B-Photography Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I caught between abject Awe and unreconcileable Envy

You live in Such an Amazing and Beautiful Country,Simon:clap:
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Brian thank you so much indeed, your right NZ is good, but in 2 weeks time I start the journey home to the UK, to live on the edge of Cumbria. where I am hoping to develop my photography so much more!!
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Brian-B-Photography Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I must say that is something I will be greatly anticipating

All the best to you and your Family during the Move
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you so much my friend from both of us
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JonnyGoodboy Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Looks very Tuscanyesque..beauty of a scene Simon :relax:
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
thanks alot, appreciated as always my friend :)
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kudavari Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Beautiful.
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you :)
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sl1ky Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012
those houses there just ruin the landscape...nevertheless , an outstanding view
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Capturing-the-Light Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
thank you so much and yes I tend to agree :)
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Canon EOS 5D Mark II
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1/8 second
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98 mm
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320
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Nov 4, 2012, 5:14:08 AM
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Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
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