We had some fantastic weather last week and some wonderfully colourful sunsets.
Taken from around 5 miles away using a short telephoto lens of 135mm, I was lucky enough to capture this image of the Southern aspect of British Steel Scunthorpe as the sun set last Thursday evening.
I also found this surprise view whilst out the same evening which presented a few technical challenges to capture with a 135mm lens as it was fairly close to me and I'd made the mistake of travelling out with just the one lens attached to the camera.
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With the recent news that British Steel Scunthorpe was to go into liquidation, I thought it poetic to photograph the works at sunset. Taken from around 5 miles away, I was lucky enough to capture this image of the Southern aspect of British Steel Scunthorpe as the sun set last Thursday evening.