Harrop Tarn

After the morning’s steady rain the upland hollow which contains Harrop Tarn was filled with heavy wet cloud. Eventually the cloud began to break up, light levels improved, and the rushes around the tarn seemed to glow with saturated light against the dark pines.

Location and conditions

Harrop Tarn, Thirlmere

wet, mild, rising mist

Technical notes

camera: linhof master technika 5×4 camera

lens: 300mm nikkor lens

exposure: 1sec f22

film: fuji velvia 100 5×4