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...a wonderful mountain Slioch (the Spear) and just a few miles from my base in Annat. I found this grass growing in the rock cracks, never seen this here before.

Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkIII
Lens:Canon EF 24-70mm f/ 2.8 L USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Loch Maree...
Username:Scottishlandscapes Scottishlandscapes
Uploaded:4 Nov 2012 - 9:07 AM
Tags:Highland, Landscape / travel, Scotland, Torridon, Wester ross
Votes:Voting Disabled

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 9:17 AM

It's that lovely tree that 'grabs' at me...a scene here to be allowed to sit and ponder
and reflect all that's good in life
a beautiful capture
Lillian

jeanie
jeanie e2 Member 105968 forum postsjeanie vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 9:18 AM

Interest from bottom/foreground to the distant Slioch.. lovely work.

moiral
moiral e2 Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
4 Nov 2012 - 9:25 AM

Like Lillian, that tree really takes my attention. Beautiful shot. Believe that there are black throated divers at Loch Maree. Have only ever passed there quickly in car - guess who was driving! Moira

dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 628 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 9:33 AM

grass makes good fg interest Dougie, and the lone tree is nicely positioned too. It must be nice to be in a place like this.
regards
Yung

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 9:54 AM

A slightly more conventional and interesting f/g to your image today, Dougie: love the outline of this mountain, not the first time I've seen it from your portfolio.
I don't know if I've got this wrong, but the Loch levels do seem quite low.......I know that the far north west has had better weather this summer than is perhaps the normal.
Landscape photography from which one can learn so much.
Ronnie.

Rende
Rende e2 Member 737 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 10:48 AM

Beautiful composition Dougie, with that tree such a strong eye catcher. Lovely sky too.
Rende

EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 10:50 AM

In an exhibition this is the one I would find myself admiring - beautiful content and composition.
Joan.

ValSaxby
ValSaxby e2 Member 9137 forum postsValSaxby vcard United Kingdom
4 Nov 2012 - 11:03 AM

a beautifully composed image.

Tynnwrlluniau
Tynnwrlluniau e2 Member 439 forum postsTynnwrlluniau vcard Wales36 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 11:44 AM

Brilliant composition. Love that well-positioned tree and the overall balance of your composition, Dougie
Alun

Philip_H
Philip_H  2 United Kingdom
4 Nov 2012 - 11:55 AM

Marvellous!

P.

rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 12:10 PM

Were off to your land in April next year Dougie ( can't wait !!) Cape Wrath our destination, your image permanently whet my appetite, this is no exception.
Ron.

saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 43907 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway25 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 12:11 PM

It never ceases to amaze me the places Nature can take over, Dougie.
I do like the way you hvae composed this, with the tree filling the naturalm 'hollow' in the horizon.
Looks as if it was a clear and crisp day.

Malc

Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
4 Nov 2012 - 12:24 PM

Excellent ! A great photo Smile

tezquirk
tezquirk  227 forum posts United Kingdom
4 Nov 2012 - 12:48 PM

Lovely shot .. Smile

Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 1:11 PM

Love that lonely tree. What a stunning image Dougie......Sandy

woolybill1
woolybill1 e2 Member 7woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 1:49 PM

Superb composition: it's the position of the tree, which in itself is beautiful. The contrast between foliage and rock stands out.
The ridge walk looks rather enticing!
Regards
Bill

mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7431 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1015 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 1:58 PM

I'm enjoying the austerity of these recent uploads. Cold pale greys, acid yellow/greens. And wonderful hard shadows. Very crisp, very precise.
Moira

andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 3:51 PM

love the fg rocks dougie belting colour and light a gem nice one Wink
andy

AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 4:13 PM

The tree is in the perfect spot - whoever planted it deserves a pat on the back! Smile Interesting foreground with that grass and a very fine landscape.
Ann

Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 4:18 PM

A little birdie no doubt. WinkWinkWink

Skinz
Skinz  1194 forum posts
4 Nov 2012 - 4:45 PM

Outstanding shot from a place I know quite well Dougie. Met Pete Chisholm for a hike yesterday up in Killin - back in soggy Staffordshire now!

Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4588 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom62 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 5:20 PM

Beautiful shot !!!.....great composition, with lovely light !!!

I've camped hereabouts, many moons ago....in my more adventurous days !!.Smile

danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 10473 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 6:54 PM

You were so lucky that the tree was growing on one of the thirds.......

pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8283 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 8:44 PM

beautifully composed and just look at that sky

Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
4 Nov 2012 - 9:03 PM

Like your composition with this one Dougie, a good find and well worked
Regards Richard

jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
5 Nov 2012 - 5:37 AM

Alway great with a tree to mek an extra interesting point

Peter

andy_AHG
andy_AHG  5106 forum posts United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
6 Nov 2012 - 12:55 PM

Wonderful shot Dougie. You really have captured the spirit of the highlands, along with the majestic Slioch. Last time I was here, it was lashing down!

Andy

brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
8 Nov 2012 - 8:17 PM

This is one of those pictures getting me homesick and wanting to rush over. Such a beauty! Perfect setting, perfect light, perfect composition...
Simply perfect.
Johanna

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