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Dartmoor Ponies, Ringmoor Down

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Dartmoor Ponies, Ringmoor Down
Dartmoor - Sheepstor, , England
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About the photo:

I came to Ringmoor Down, on the south western edge of Dartmoor, to photograph the prehistoric stone rows, alignments of standing stones that stretch across the moor. While I was photographing the stone rows, a herd of Dartmoor ponies wandered across the moor. This mare and foal paused long enough for me to get this photo. I just loved the contrast of the dark and light skin of the mother and child, and thought that would stand out more as an 'old fashioned' style photo with most of the colour removed.

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