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Advreck castle by Loch Assynt in Sutherland has stood at this site since the 16th Century. Now it stands in ruins but it still has that special, but mysterious, look to it.

I arrived on an overcast and bleak day and after a number of hours of poor light I decided to have a spot of lunch. I took my lunch by the shore of Loch Assynt and decided, prior to eating, that I would set my camera up, "just in case". I was so glad I did when this fleeting glimmer of hope struck the castle illuminating it against a muted background.

I hope you like my image. As always, all comments are welcome.

Camera:Pentax 67 II Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:55 - 100 mm
Recording media:Velvia 50
Title:Ardvreck Castle
Username:tg tg
Uploaded:2 Jun 2010 - 12:00 PM
Tags:Ardvreck castle, Highlands, Landscape / travel, Loch assynt, Scotland, Sutherland
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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jun 2010 - 12:06 PM

Very classy.

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Jolind
Jolind  5 United Kingdom
2 Jun 2010 - 12:12 PM

Well composed, beautiful shot. Reflections are superb.
Joyce

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astyag
astyag  712 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jun 2010 - 12:36 PM

What a lovely scene, I like this very much, great view and so appeasing to the eye
Astyag

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franken
franken e2 Member 123136 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jun 2010 - 12:41 PM

Lovely scene.

Ken

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Kim Walton
Kim Walton e2 Member 10144 forum postsKim Walton vcard United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jun 2010 - 12:48 PM

Loely shot.
I like the diagonal from the lit stone ,castle to mountain top.

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munchonu
munchonu  5 United Kingdom
2 Jun 2010 - 1:35 PM

Nice reflections and lighting on the castle. Well taken.

Doug

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jun 2010 - 4:40 PM

Superb image, Thomas. Excellent composition and I love the way you have captured the Castle and the lower land bathed in sun, set against the darker shadowed mountain. Excellent shot and one I'd have been so happy had I taken it myself.
Ronnie.

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accipiter
accipiter e2 Member 4accipiter vcard England57 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jun 2010 - 6:58 PM

Good moody and evocative image. A

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2010 - 8:59 AM

Love the burst of light picking out the castle here, with the dark bulk of Quinag looming in the bg, great reflection too. Nice work TG.

Dougie

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woodrow
woodrow  7153 forum posts Scotland
19 Jun 2010 - 10:07 AM

very good, pleased to see a new take on a frequently captured subject

Paul

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