goHOWiE logo

email logo Facebook logo Link to my YouTube gallery Link to my Alamy portfolio Link to my Pond5 portfolio Shopping cart logo

Panoramic view over the Vale of Clwyd from the Clwydian Range, North Wales #2

Panoramic view over the Vale of Clwyd from the Clwydian Range, North Wales

Click on the image to view a larger version, then click your browser's 'BACK' button to return to this page.

The story behind this image

A four hour hike on a lovely sunny afternoon for my wife Liz and I in the autumn of 2020 took us through some stunning countryside as we headed south along the Clwydian Range Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

Our adventure started at Moel-y-Parc and took us along a bridleway which followed the contours of the Pen-y-Cloddiau iron age hill fort towards the imposing bulk of Moel Arthur.

As we went along, views to the west out over the fertile fields of the Vale of Clywd opened up to us, with the high peaks of Snowdonia on the far horizon.

Bathed in golden autumnal sunlight, our hike took quite a bit longer than anticipated as I was constantly stopping to photograph the landscape.

This sweeping panoramic collage, comprised of multiple overlapping frames, stitched together in Adobe Lightroom, gives a reasonable impression of the gorgeous views we were treated to that day.

License this image

Image location

Image data

Filename - vale of clwyd panorama 02

Camera - Canon EOS 6DMK2 DSLR

Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 60mm

Exposure - 1/60 sec @ f/8, ISO100

Filters - Polarising filter used to enhance colours.

Location - Clwydian Range AONB, North Wales

Image enhancements - Adobe Lightroom

Comments - This image is a panoramic collage created from stitched multiple overlapping frames.