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Take me to the river...

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Sgwd Gwladus after heavy Summer rain.
After so much rain of late, I though I would revisit a couple of waterfalls to try and capture them in full flow, namely Sgwd Gwladus on the Afon Pyrddin (Afon = welsh for River), and the Upper Ddwli falls which are a short walk away on the Afon Nedd. Although the rivers were pretty full, they were not as torrential as I expected, but still very nice.
At Sgwd Gwladus (shown) I was taken by the lovely green summer woodlands on the cliffs above the falls so I moved down river, looked for some rocks for a bit of foreground interest and took a wide angle view to try and show the context of the fall. For a shot like this, the best viewpoint is usually achieved by standing in the river, so the two essential accessories are wellies and a tripod. See the Waterfalls gallery for the larger version and a shot from the Upper Ddwli falls which I visited after this.
This was an exposure of 13 seconds at F16 on the 17-40mm lens with a 2 stop ND grad and a polarising filter to reduce the surface reflections from the river. I actually managed to keep my feet dry on this trip - always a bonus.