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Braved the weather on Christmas day and managed to catch a blink of light on the Buachaille range just as the wind whipped up the snow resulting in blizzard conditions a few minutes later. We were almost alone on the moor apart from a few foreign tourists.

Camera:Nikon COOLPIX 5400 Check out Nikon Nation!
Recording media:Compact Flash
Title:White Out
Username:tartanlady tartanlady
Uploaded:3 Jan 2005 - 6:58 AM
Tags:Landscape, Landscape / travel, Mountains, Snow, Winter
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u08mcb
u08mcb  105817 forum posts
3 Jan 2005 - 6:59 AM

Beautiful as ever Smile

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hermin
hermin  10 Israel
3 Jan 2005 - 7:01 AM

excellent. exposure, depth, composition, work so well. click
I'd clone out the blue sky patch on the right but that's just me.

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markthompson
3 Jan 2005 - 7:03 AM

Great lighting & DOF as usual.
Mark

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devon-photographic

Well exposed with good depth, Louise. Hope you had a good New Year. Click
Jules

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John_Duckett
3 Jan 2005 - 7:11 AM

You've done it again Louise. beautifully sharp and wonderful quality of light. Love it

John

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phil_1975
phil_1975  10165 forum posts United Kingdom
3 Jan 2005 - 7:13 AM

Lovely crisp image, well worth braving the elements.

Phil.

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brian1208
brian1208 e2 Member 1110291 forum postsbrian1208 vcard United Kingdom12 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 7:15 AM

A stunning example of how to shoot snow scenes Louise. You must have been freezing thanks for making the effort, this is lovely

Brian

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magda_indigo
3 Jan 2005 - 7:17 AM

superb, Louise, hope you and your family have a healthy and great year, all the very best, click (*:*)

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JouŠo
JouŠo  1056 forum posts Finland
3 Jan 2005 - 7:26 AM

Wonderful winter image, Louise!

Jouko

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kinfatric
kinfatric  9550 forum posts Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 7:28 AM

Your brave, stunning stuff.

Kin.

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Mavis
Mavis e2 Member 12143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 7:36 AM

Found you at last Louise . This image is quite breath taking . Love the light making the B range stand out so well . xx

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ajhollingbery
3 Jan 2005 - 7:38 AM

Yet another superb picture. All that snow! In Leicester we saw not a flake on Christmas Day. Goes without saying, I'm clicking.

Andy

Oh, don't clone out the patch of blue sky, it's an integral part of the picture.

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Kris_Dutson
3 Jan 2005 - 7:39 AM

Beautifully exposed and composed - excellent.

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suleesia
suleesia  10176 forum posts Malaysia
3 Jan 2005 - 7:49 AM

Quite a tricky exposure I can imagine, excellent work, nice image.
Rgds
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old timer
old timer  1055 forum posts Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 7:53 AM

Just beautiful, Louise. The large version is quite stunning.
Jim

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helen&peter
3 Jan 2005 - 7:54 AM

Lovely image - so bleak and beautiful. Click
Helen

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riprap007
riprap007  101568 forum posts England37 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 7:58 AM

great image

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stuartsportraits
stuartsportraits e2 Member 10197 forum postsstuartsportraits vcard Scotland
3 Jan 2005 - 8:28 AM

just lovely all that white on white well done stuart

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ericfaragh
ericfaragh  10121 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 8:35 AM

Lovely shot Louise, beautiful winter scene.

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David
David  1332 forum posts Scotland
3 Jan 2005 - 8:36 AM

Another fine shot. The Buchaille looks amazing in full winter conditions.

Regards,

David.

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bassan
bassan e2 Member 11bassan vcard
3 Jan 2005 - 8:36 AM

What a lovely image, roll on RC I say!

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AngelaR
AngelaR  9155 forum posts United Kingdom
3 Jan 2005 - 8:48 AM

Gorgeous shot Louise - well done.

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clive burrow
clive burrow e2 Member 1071 forum postsclive burrow vcard United Kingdom
3 Jan 2005 - 8:49 AM

excellent exposure especially with all that snow.

regards
Clive

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mr g
mr g  10403 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 8:52 AM

Superb addition to your collection of shots. Exposed well for the snow.
Rob

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geoffrey baker
geoffrey baker e2 Member 10496 forum postsgeoffrey baker vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 8:55 AM

A lovely shot, well done.
Geoff.

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martin.w
martin.w e2 Member 12352 forum postsmartin.w vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 8:56 AM

Excellent winter image, lovely crisp whites and magnificent view.

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joan duckett
3 Jan 2005 - 8:58 AM

Louise this is just stunning. The exposure is spot on. I love it - well done. click

Joan

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dalischone
3 Jan 2005 - 9:12 AM

Fantastic, I'm so jealous! Stunning shot, really beautiful.

Tracy

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ellavr
ellavr  1066 forum posts
3 Jan 2005 - 9:17 AM

What a marvellous place to be able to pop into. I shall have to find something like that near Luton!!! CLICK

Ella

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helendixon
helendixon  1030 forum posts United Kingdom
3 Jan 2005 - 9:35 AM

You're very brave Louise, worth the effort for sure. Beautiful!!!!

Helen..

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gwyn h
gwyn h  10432 forum posts
3 Jan 2005 - 9:53 AM

Starting 2005 the way you ended 2004, brilliantly.

Gwyn

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amps
amps  10225 forum posts United Kingdom
3 Jan 2005 - 9:58 AM

Stunning as always.

Alan

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chrisrudland
3 Jan 2005 - 10:08 AM

What a great environment to have at your doorstep, you certainly know your way around this area Louise, and I hope you realise you are a great inspiration for any of us who manage to visit the highlands.

Chris

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KevS
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3 Jan 2005 - 10:12 AM

Another great shot but who stole the cottage.

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gibbsy
gibbsy  10403 forum posts Wales
3 Jan 2005 - 11:00 AM

Nice to see you back in your element. Beautiful shot.

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simon butterworth

Superb shot!
The snow cover is fantastic.
Simon.

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Tonyd3
Tonyd3  101009 forum posts United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 11:16 AM

Your so luck to live so close

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scottydog
scottydog  10206 forum posts
3 Jan 2005 - 12:18 PM

great shot Louise

jim

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geegee
geegee  1029 forum posts England
3 Jan 2005 - 12:25 PM

Brilliant shot Louise. You are much braver than I, I left the car in the garage after the snow and walked locally, (and cracked a rib in the process! . . . . lol).
Best wishes to you both,
George

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IanFlindt
IanFlindt  9739 forum posts United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 12:46 PM

This is magnificent, Louise. The splendour of the scenery has been caught superbly in this image. Truly exceptional.

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Yogendra
Yogendra  10 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2005 - 12:52 PM

Beautiful snowy landscape, Superb.

Yogendra

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jeanie
jeanie e2 Member 105968 forum postsjeanie vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 1:01 PM

Now that is dedication on Christmas Day,when the likes of me have to endure sitting listening to the Queens speech and suffer big dinners etc etc!
Well worth the trip Louise.

Jeanie

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Aurora
Aurora e2 Member 9Aurora vcard England
3 Jan 2005 - 1:16 PM

Your expedition was well worth it Louise. This is a truly magnificent snowscape.
Barbara

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SueTurner  981 forum posts England3 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jan 2005 - 2:36 PM

What a wonderful place to spend Christmas day, stunning shot
Sue

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johnc1711
johnc1711  10 Scotland
3 Jan 2005 - 3:30 PM

Well worth the effort Louise! Well done.
The Buachaille is just a bit too central (IMHO), I'd try cropping a bit off the top, creating more of a panorama.

Regards,

John.

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paulsteds  10123 forum posts England
3 Jan 2005 - 4:01 PM

Beautiful shot, we may get some snow down here in Suffolk one day.
Paul

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Aurora
Aurora e2 Member 9Aurora vcard England
4 Jan 2005 - 3:25 AM

P.S. Thanks for reply re tartan,Louise. I just wondered if there was a McGilviray tartan. It's amazing what you can find in some charity shops.
Barbara

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pamnew1  10
4 Jan 2005 - 7:06 AM

Wow! Really fantastic! Nice work
all the best for 2005!

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StevenPrice
4 Jan 2005 - 10:06 AM

Excellent shot well done.

Steve~click

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brian13
brian13  10218 forum posts
4 Jan 2005 - 12:44 PM

Here we go again Louise. Beautiful work from yourself and Doug.
Well done.
Brian.

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mini670  10172 forum posts United Kingdom
4 Jan 2005 - 1:20 PM

Wow, this is a really nice photo. Well done.
Tom

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gemeit
gemeit  978 forum posts Scotland
4 Jan 2005 - 2:04 PM

Quality Louise

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shidee
shidee  10
5 Jan 2005 - 7:56 AM

Beautiful view, well done.

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claret
claret  1049 forum posts England
6 Jan 2005 - 1:08 AM

Beautiful, Louise.
Click Iain

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tartanlady
tartanlady  1058 forum posts Scotland
6 Jan 2005 - 4:59 AM

Thanks everyone for your comments and clicks Smile

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owp  9168 forum posts
6 Jan 2005 - 5:37 AM

the foregoing comments say it all! - great shot!White balance & metering spot on!
PS Your in my favourites list along with your husband, really enjoy both your portfolios, would love to get to these places some day?

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tartanlady
tartanlady  1058 forum posts Scotland
6 Jan 2005 - 5:42 AM

Thanks a lot Mike.

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pfheyes  10254 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jan 2005 - 8:14 AM

*speechless*

:o)

Pete

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daffydill56
7 Jan 2005 - 11:14 AM

I seemed to have missed a number of shots by you and others recently Louise sorry. Work, particularly gets in the way,and then out taking pics for hours on end, I get no time to go through the gallery sadly!!

I have left a click or two within your p/f :o)

As for this one, well it's a stunner Louise.The rest has been said, lovely work as always!

Fran

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tartanlady  1058 forum posts Scotland
9 Jan 2005 - 7:52 AM

Thanks Pete and Fram.

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Patricia Fenn
9 Jan 2005 - 8:50 PM

Have to agreee with Fran...It's a stunner!

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gary900r
gary900r  10474 forum posts England
10 Jan 2005 - 11:12 AM

Excellent.
Click.
Gary

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tartanlady
tartanlady  1058 forum posts Scotland
11 Jan 2005 - 4:09 AM

Thanks patricia and Gary.

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speeedyblue2
12 Jan 2005 - 12:47 PM

Absolutely stunning snowy shot Louise, crisp and beautiful.

Btw I believe you!lol.

Mary

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jan 1  10 Netherlands
14 Jan 2005 - 8:49 AM

Untoughed Landscape. Beautifully Taken Louise.
Jan

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tartanlady  1058 forum posts Scotland
14 Jan 2005 - 10:19 AM

Thanks Mary and Jan

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