I am a metal detectorist as well as a dedicated Dreamstime Photographer.

posted on 27th of september, 2009

This week if you live in the UK you cannot help but hear of the Stafford-

shire Hoard discovered by a Metal Detectorist who has been detecting for about 14 years. About 150 gold and silver Saxon objects were found buried in a field and all in pristine condition many inscribed with Biblical quotes. I had already arranged a photo shoot with a detectorist in stubble fields and hope the news of this find worth over a million pounds will create interest in my detecting images such as that attached. link

Comments (8)

Posted by Noonie on September 28, 2009
Don't let Dessie worry you with trivial information about what's in my head ;))

But I do think some of my ancestors may have dropped something over there, so you can return any of my valuables.

Good luck!!
Posted by Wildmac on September 27, 2009
I love your canal shots! They are very beautiful. Good luck with your sales :0)
Posted by Davidwatmough on September 27, 2009
I couldn't believe the canal image and took about 30 or 40 shots because it was unusual and no photoshop or adjustments required [ only tripod and 300 mm Nikor lens ] David.
PS I also run a medical instrument company so am kept very busy.
Posted by smartview27 on September 27, 2009
Very, very interesting job! I will be very happy to see your new photo shoot!
Posted by Frantab01 on September 27, 2009
good luck, hope you manage to get more than a few sales :)
Posted by Mani33 on September 27, 2009
In My Best Of :))
Good luck! Cheers ;)
Posted by Applee on September 27, 2009
Posted by Littledesire on September 27, 2009
Hi David! You have nice job and photos! I like this one:
   Clachnaharry Sea Lock and  Caledonian Canal.   
P.S. Don't use your metal detector here, because Noonie has a chip implanted in her head, and the waves will ruin the site :)))

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