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The Dark Hedges

Photographer Pawel Klarecki "Misty Morning at The Dark Hedges in Co Antrim, Northen Ireland. The Dark Hedges is an avenue of 300 year old beech trees. Beautiful place."
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Wow. would love to see it in person! Beautiful!
I just wonder how many people pass thru there and notice the beauty of something so magical of what you captured. I'm impressed with how the black and white make it look mysterious and dark. *-* I love this I mean its amazing just looking at it inspires me.
nice pic man....
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