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Amazing dawn light illuminating the lighthouse at Chanonry point on the Moray Firth.

Camera:Canon EOS 5D
Lens:16-35mm
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Chanonry
Username:simon butterworth simon butterworth
Uploaded:12 Nov 2007 - 7:01 PM
Tags:Architecture, Chanonry point, Landscape / travel, Lighthouse, Moray firth, Scotland
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Coleslaw
Coleslaw e2 Member 913403 forum postsColeslaw vcard Wales28 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2007 - 7:03 PM

very intense

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Scott_Scot
Scott_Scot e2 Member 10Scott_Scot vcard Scotland4 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2007 - 7:04 PM

Wot no dolphins???

Beautiful shot though Simon!

Scotty

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AidanT
AidanT e2 Member 749 forum postsAidanT vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2007 - 7:04 PM

Absolutley fabulous, the light on the lighthouse gives real focal polint to this photo

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paulstefan
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:04 PM

Gorgeous light
Paul..

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RogH
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:04 PM

Great light, great capture

Roger

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2007 - 7:05 PM

Fantastic light Simon.
Tom.

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uggyy
uggyy e2 Member 92104 forum postsuggyy vcard Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2007 - 7:06 PM

With light like that how can you go wrong Wink Not that you would.

Tommy

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tonyheps
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:07 PM

You said it, stunning lioght and sky.

regards tony

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NeilM
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:09 PM

stunning light here Simon.

Neil

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andytvcams
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:10 PM

Outstanding.

Andy...

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martin.w
martin.w e2 Member 12355 forum postsmartin.w vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2007 - 7:13 PM

Amazing indeed, nicely picking out the land against the grey water and sky.

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newy17
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:16 PM

fantastic light captured here simon stunning shot,,
ian

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JohnParminter
12 Nov 2007 - 7:17 PM

Light in heavy cloud, I'll go for a bit of that Simon.
John

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Hanners
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:19 PM

gorgeous light great shot Smile

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Stewy
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:22 PM

Fabulous light. Great capture.

Martyn

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cheesey
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:30 PM

Beautiful image. Great light and composition.
Regards Cheesey

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Briwooly
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:31 PM

Absolutely stunning wonderful light

Brian.........................

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PaulHolloway
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:31 PM

Stunning image

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stevebutler
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:54 PM

Wonderful shot Simon. The lighthouse really stands out against that great sky.

Steve!

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GlynnisFrith
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:57 PM

Well captured light
Glynnis

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robs
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12 Nov 2007 - 7:58 PM

Oh now this is superb! I love it, the light, the sky... perfect!!!! Did you get any dolphins jumping about whilst you were there?

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Andrekarl
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:01 PM

Fantastic light and capture. Love the simplicity too. Well done.

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simon butterworth
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:05 PM

Thanks for the C&C's everyone.

Hi Rob,
no dolphins unfortunately but my every move was scrutinsed by several seals, I am sure I could here them laughing when my wellies got filled up!!

Simon

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phillips
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:07 PM

Moray Firth Simon!

Great shot of a spot I know well.

Guy

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ashley
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:09 PM

nice light & colours

Ash

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Cormy
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:16 PM

What beautiful light,fine imaGE.

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simon butterworth
simon butterworth e2 Member 1041 forum postssimon butterworth vcard 1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2007 - 8:19 PM

Guy,

Thank you for pointing out that terrible mistake.
Unforgiveable, I should know better!

Simon (in shame)

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LisaRose
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:22 PM

Great capture of this beautifully lit place.

Lisa

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JouŠo
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:27 PM

talk about fabulous light.......

great camera work again, Simon......

jouko

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sut68
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:44 PM

One word ... tiptoptastic Wink

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Valerie1
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:48 PM

Lovely lighting on the lighthouse and the dark sky makes it stand out well.
Valerie

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edrhodes
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12 Nov 2007 - 8:49 PM

Light to die for Simon, brill...

Ed.

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wamp
wamp e2 Member 8276 forum postswamp vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2007 - 9:15 PM

What lovely light and colour. Like the triangle of orange and the way the tones from the water almost match the tones from the sky - lovely

Sean

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rontear
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12 Nov 2007 - 9:31 PM

Wonderful moment, supremely taken Simon. Ron.

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thewaiter
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12 Nov 2007 - 9:38 PM

Beautifully captured simon

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chris-p
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12 Nov 2007 - 9:38 PM

A beauty...

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dathersmith
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12 Nov 2007 - 10:05 PM

Amazing light indeed, nice composition too.

Darren.

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toonboy
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12 Nov 2007 - 10:17 PM

Wow great POV and light Simon

Regards Ken

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Eric_Hendershot
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12 Nov 2007 - 10:20 PM

Some amazing light it is, Simon and that dark brooding sky really brings it to life. Excellent work.

Eric

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ringyneck
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12 Nov 2007 - 10:36 PM

Spectacular.

Keith

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IanFlindt
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12 Nov 2007 - 10:50 PM

I reckon you must carry that magical light around with you, Simon. Reach your destination, set up the camera, open up the light bag and out it flows. Out of this world...as ever.

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Scottishlandscapes
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13 Nov 2007 - 5:45 AM

I must agree with the last comment, your work is well marked by the high quality of the light you always seem to command from the sky, beautifully composed as well, my friend, very elegant image.

All the very best
Dougie

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chrissd
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13 Nov 2007 - 5:54 AM

stunning piece of photography
chris

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Kim Walton
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13 Nov 2007 - 10:02 AM

Light on the light.

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keith_yorkie
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13 Nov 2007 - 11:15 AM

Nice one Simon....

Keith....

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sneazy
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13 Nov 2007 - 12:45 PM

As you say - GREAT light!

Mark

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Nigel_95
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16 Nov 2007 - 10:00 PM

Stunning light and colours Simon.

Nigel

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LesF
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17 Nov 2007 - 7:39 AM

A really beauty this Simon

Les F

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SandyMiller
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7 Feb 2008 - 6:50 PM

Wow...

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CathyI
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14 Mar 2008 - 5:20 PM

Wonderful light in fact!

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