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The unlit Diamond Jubilee Beacon at Stoodley Pike, June 2012
England

(View the unlit beacon and a glorious sunset from 40 minutes earlier byclicking here)

As part of the Diamond Jubilee, celebrating 60 years of Queen Elizabeth II asceding to the throne, a series of celebratory beacons were lit across the United Kingdom. Checking the list, I discovered the nearest Jubilee beacon would be at Stoodley Pike, a favourite vantage point overlooking the Calder Valley. By 8pm the evening sun was glorious - a perfect example of the photographer's golden hour  - and I decided it'd be well worth a drive and climb to capture a couple of my 360° panoramas as the beacon was set alight.

Read the full post and see more photos on my blog here.  

Copyright: Joby Catto
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9650x4825
Taken: 04/06/2012
Uploaded: 09/01/2014
Updated: 09/04/2015
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Tags: beacon; folly; fire; monument; moorland; hill; dusk; sunset; todmorden; calderdale; yorkshire; jubilee
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