Blaven Sunset...

By Scottishlandscapes  
...on the way back from another hillside the light did this just as it was setting.

Down the Elgol road on Skye.

Tags: Scotland Skye Isle of skye Lochaber Landscape and travel

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Comments


saltireblue Plus
5 5.4k 31 Norway
30 Oct 2011 4:02PM
Just enough light to bring out some fg detail, Dougie. Perfectly timed with respect to the disappearing sun, and a good sky above to complement it all.

Malc

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viscostatic 9 33 5 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2011 4:24PM
Beautiful Dougie - just the right moment and with great control of tricky lighting conditions.

Phil.
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
30 Oct 2011 4:30PM
A dramatic composition

Peter
woolybill1 Plus
9 19 66 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2011 4:32PM
Love the twilight glow, the end of another perfect day!
Regards
Bill
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
30 Oct 2011 4:42PM
Nice to see you backmfrom your Skye trio, Dougie; a most dramatic image, the light so special and throwing colour across the distant mountainside and the underside of the clouds.
Look forward to more from the Misty Isle.
Ronnie.
pmorgan 9 217 13 England
30 Oct 2011 4:49PM
Cracking drop of mood Dougie!

Rgds
Paul
wolfy 12 36 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2011 4:50PM
Superb capture Dougie! Almost the same place as one of my shots!
30 Oct 2011 4:57PM
I love a dark, moody image. Ticks all the boxes nicely.
Alun
Alan_Coles 10 177 11 Wales
30 Oct 2011 5:05PM
Welcome back boyo, hope you had a good time.

Excellent low light imagery and that sky has an almost electric feel to it.
fraser 12 631 14 Scotland
30 Oct 2011 5:17PM
Different and delightful image Dougie. It couldn't be any other time of year.

Fraser
30 Oct 2011 6:48PM
The only real sunset we had and you caught it superbly, especially as it came as a surprise as the sun suddenly found this gap - quick thinking and work on your part.
Cheers Claire, one of the many magic moments we shared on Skye.
Niknut Plus
5 1.1k 68 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2011 7:04PM
Beautiful shot !....makes me think of opening a 'furnace-door' in a steel-works, with that fiery glow lighting up the surroundings !!!!!
rontear Plus
12 8 7 England
30 Oct 2011 7:10PM
Right place..right time Dougie.
Ron.
LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2011 7:23PM

Quote:Just enough light to bring out some fg detail, Dougie. Perfectly timed with respect to the disappearing sun, and a good sky above to complement it all.

Malc



Exactly!
pennyspike 12 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2011 10:09PM
I've been away for a while & when I come back it's just like I never left,.............. you're still producing those lovely Scottish scenes to make me want to be there.
Penny
30 Oct 2011 10:44PM
A wonderful low light capture. Such wonderful colour on the mountain and just enough elsewhere to keep me looking............Sandy
Wonderful moody image Dougie

Chris
AnnChown Plus
6 197 1 United Kingdom
31 Oct 2011 8:07AM
Welcome back with what I imagine is the first of many great images. Great light on the hill
Ann
So you have been "over the sea" then. A beautiful capture ! (For some reason seem to remember my dad calling me a goat sometimes !!!!) GillWink
2 Nov 2011 9:04AM
Dark and moody, but still you got a fantastic moment to capture. Hope you had a good time on my favourite place, (one of them... Smile)

Johanna

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