Magnificent to Behold

Challenge #54 in the Telling the Story series. Hosted by CharlesB58.
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Four heavy horses came right to me on the beach in Harlingen ( Netherlands). It was a magnificent sight. These horses are used to transport timber in the "Gaasterlandse bossen in Friesland". The fact that man can control such powerful animals and work with them is also impressive to me.
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Submitted: Monday, 11th April, 2011 11:59 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 9th April, 2011
Focal length: 50 mm
Shutter speed: 1/750 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 400
Notes: The light was very harsh, so I had to pull up the shadows quite a bit.
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