Micro Panorama Thumbnail for Social Sharing Sites

WorldWidePanoramaPeople Events

hover for menu International Year of Forests ◀ Prev Next ▶

David Schaubert

Northern Arizona Ponderosa Pine

George Row

Fox Sculpture in Prehen Woods

Prehen, Derry, N. Ireland, UK

23 April 2011, 15:00

Loading panorama viewer ...

© 2013 George Row, All Rights Reserved.

Caption

This panorama shows a sculpture of a fox carved on a fallen tree in Prehen Woods, Derry. Prehen Woods is a small area (< 10 hectares) of ancient woodland close to Derry City, N. Ireland.

Despite the fact that the area plan published in the last decade declared that there should be no more development in the area, the bulldozers and chain saws once again entered Prehen Woods in 2012 to destroy another corner of the woods to make way for more houses, and did so with the tacit approval of the local minister responsible for planning.

It is an ancient woodland dating back to 1600. The entire wood has “Tree Preservation Order” status. It is managed by The Woodland Trust. Despite this it is constantly being threatened with encroachment for housing. It takes persistent campaigning by local people to retain what is left of the woods.
Prints from Derry - the UK City of Culture are available from my print-on-demand service.

I have also made this and other Photographs of Derry available as:

Location

Europe / UK-Northern Ireland

Lat: 54° 58' 45.84" N
Long: 7° 20' 11.4" W

Elevation: 100m

→ maps.google.com [EXT]

Precision is: Medium. Nearby, but not to the last decimal.

OpenStreetMap: © OpenStreetMap contributors

Equipment

Equipment: The source images were taken with a Canon EOS 5D, Zenitar 16mm fisheye f/2.8 lens. The camera was mounted on a Kaiden Kiwi panorama adapter on a Manfrotto 190XDB tripod.

Horizontal photographs were taken at 60° angles and also two ground shots and a sky shot. Each "shot" consisted of three bracketed exposures from +2 to -2 stops.

A total of 27 separate images were combined using Hugin in order to achieve this High Dynamic Range type result.
hover for menu International Year of Forests ◀ Prev Next ▶

PLEASE RESPECT THE ARTIST’S WORK. All images are copyright by the individual photographers, unless stated otherwise. Use in any way other than viewing on this web site is prohibited unless permission is obtained from the individual photographer. If you're interested in using a panorama, be it for non-profit or commercial purposes, please contact the individual photographer. The WWP can neither negotiate for, nor speak on behalf of its participants. The overall site is copyright by the World Wide Panorama Foundation, a California Public Benefit Corporation.