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Rocky Mountain High

By MrsS    
Hi All - welcome to the weekend! Smile

Yet another location from our trip North of the Border, and about time I treated you to a squarescape©! Smile

We ventured to Sligachan on a not too promising day, and wandered across a peat bog to the falls - this was taken from the bridge across the river that was built in 8 days by the army!

Just after I took this it started to bucket it down, so the plastic bag went over the camera, I pulled up my hood and wandered further upstream. Found the perfect spot with a belting composition, only to be totally beaten by the weather, which closed in and settled down for the day!

Guess who fell over in the bog on the way back to the car and had to sit on a towel all the way back to the cottage? Wink
(At least the midges don't hunt in the rain!) Tongue

Thanks for visiting - hope you like - have a great weekend Smile

I need to go and put some red wine in the beef casserole - be rude not to put some in a glass at the same time! Wink

Cheers!
Fran x

Tags: Scotland Skye To Rocks General Water On Waterfall Grass That About Clouds Mountains Dump Flowers and plants Lot Heather Sligachan Landscape and travel Squarescape© Us!!

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Comments


Briwooly 10 452 5 England
24 Sep 2010 6:16PM
Like the composition and well exposed for the water movement

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

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sut68 Plus
13 2.0k 76 England
24 Sep 2010 6:20PM

Quote:Guess who fell over in the bog on the way back to the car and had to sit on a towel all the way back to the cottage

... oh yeah, almost forgot that bit Wink x
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
24 Sep 2010 6:21PM
Hope you've got some more views as good a this one!
Joan.
cassiecat 8 39 46 England
24 Sep 2010 6:27PM
great mood and atmosphere.lovely water exposure too.lesley
tull 13 181 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2010 6:28PM
Wonderful capture Fran with the streams in the foreground followed by the mountain and finishing with a brewing sky.

Have a lovely weekend.

Mark.
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
24 Sep 2010 6:31PM
What a glorious view, Fran, glad the rain held off long enough for you to capture this wonderful scene. Carol
MrsS 9 4.5k 18 England
24 Sep 2010 6:42PM
Thanks Brian, MrS, Joan, Lesley, Mark & Carol Smile

Thought this might bomb totally, as the light was distant, to say the least, nice to be proved wrong Smile

Cheers All
Fran x
OliPackwood 6 5 5 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2010 6:50PM
Stunning shot!!!!!!
BillyGoatGruff 9 191 199 England
24 Sep 2010 7:12PM
Good effort from what look like very flat conditions, Fran and well suited to the square format.

Cheers

Bill
Cook's perks the odd glass of wine when cooking, it becomes serious drinking if you take the even ones as well.
This is seriously good Fran, hearty congratulations on the powerful composition and nice subtle colour.

Dougie
MrsS 9 4.5k 18 England
24 Sep 2010 7:49PM
Thanks Oli, Bill & Dougie Smile

Appreciated, Folks Smile

Fran x
RockArea Plus
10 18 3 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2010 8:28PM
A great shot, Fran. You clearly had better luck than I did in Skye this year.

David
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
24 Sep 2010 8:58PM
I think the square format is not used enough in landscape work, and this excellent shot from you, Fran, is an example of it being used to perfection. Lovely work in every way.
Ronnie.
NeilWigan Plus
6 12 15 England
24 Sep 2010 10:18PM
lovely shot great scene
MrsS 9 4.5k 18 England
25 Sep 2010 10:04AM
Thanks David, Ronnie, & Neil Smile

Glad you like it, Gents Smile

Fran x

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