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Just back from a week away. We stayed in the Glencoe area for the first few nights then moved over to Skye.

This image was taken today when we stopped off at Fairy Pools at Glenbrittle for the first time. As you can see, there wasn't much water so we will definitely be going back again when the water levels are up a bit.

Many thanks for your votes and comments on my last upload and special thanks to Mark (marktc) for the Guest Editor's Award.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 40D
Lens:10-20mm
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:27 Oct 2012 - 11:23 AM
Focal Length:10mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/25sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Custom
Title:Fairy Pools
Username:Sue_R Sue_R
Uploaded:27 Oct 2012 - 6:07 PM
Tags:Fairy pools, General, Glenbrittle, Highlands, Landscape / travel, Mountains, Scotland, Skye
Votes:48

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
27 Oct 2012 - 6:28 PM

Stunning..... Tho, looks kinda cold

nstewart
nstewart  4 United Kingdom
27 Oct 2012 - 9:40 PM

Love this image, beautiful.

Neil

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
27 Oct 2012 - 10:15 PM

Wonderful composition with layers of colour and interest.
Just back from Glencoe this week also.
Haven't been the The Fairy Pools yet!
KateGrinGrinGrin

tonyguitar
27 Oct 2012 - 10:29 PM

Looks like a pristine rarefied air sort of place. A lovely textured scene. TG

EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
27 Oct 2012 - 11:34 PM

Have to confess I've never heard of this spot but looks fascinating if rather rugged and chilly!

Ann

AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2012 - 6:36 AM

It does look cold Sue - but beautiful with the grass in its autumnal colours and the light dusting of snow.
Ann

lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2012 - 8:03 AM

What a beautiful place to take pictures Sue, and I think the Water level is just fine, if it where too much higher, it would cover some of what makes this image special and live up to its Name. (IMHO)
Welcome back, and I'm really looking forward to more images from your trip.

John SmileX

saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 44037 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway26 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2012 - 9:48 AM

I see a troll hiding there, Sue. The two openings partially above the water are the eyes and a broad nose between. Vertical furrows on his forehead and bushy green hair above.

Malc

TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2012 - 1:36 PM

Though been to Glencoe and Skye, can't say I ever visited this area. It certainly looks very rugged - and chilly! A super capture, and excellently processed in your usual style, Sue. Love it Smile
Trev Smile

AnnJ
AnnJ e2 Member 3AnnJ vcard Scotland
28 Oct 2012 - 2:36 PM

Stuning image. Ann.

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