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Soothing Cuillin

By Tynnwrlluniau  
My last posts track my journey - nothing from two days in Glencoe where blizzard conditions prevailed, brief fair weather to gain a view of the Five Sisters and then evening at Eilean Donan. On the Thursday morning I was blessed with pink skies at dawn and had just enough time to reach a spot I have scouted in the past. I find the falls at Sligachan difficult to frame and this was about the best composition I've managed so far. Let me know what you think.
Alun

Tags: Snow Mountains Falls Isle of skye Sligachan Landscape and travel The black cuillin

Voters: PhilT2, bobpaige1, Buffalo_Tom and 35 more

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Buffalo_Tom Plus
14 2.3k 12 Wales
22 Apr 2015 8:41PM
I was there in March and I felt the same Alun..very difficult to compose without standing in the middle of the river.
Tom.
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
22 Apr 2015 8:49PM
Beautiful landscape, Alun: superb composition.
R.
Tynnwrlluniau Plus
11 112 38 Wales
22 Apr 2015 8:53PM
It's not just me then Tom Grin
Ronnie - thanks a lot. Glad you like it.
pink Plus
17 6.5k 8 United Kingdom
22 Apr 2015 8:56PM
very nice, I think it works really well
fazzer 11 54 7 United Kingdom
22 Apr 2015 9:03PM
Wonderful Alun the white water of the falls balances well with those beautiful white peaks and your tones and detail are perfect as usual , another gem Smile
tonyguitar 8 77 37 Canada
22 Apr 2015 9:10PM
Good composition as any more would be too complex, so just right. That pink mist really contributes a lot to this rare beauty of a wild place. TG
Tynnwrlluniau Plus
11 112 38 Wales
22 Apr 2015 9:10PM
Thanks Jeremy and to you, Ian for your UA - cheers Grin
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
23 Apr 2015 3:07AM
Beautiful scene. The ruggedness of the rock and f/g and the mystery in the mountains with the lovely mist. Stunning image.
phillG 14 220 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2015 5:47AM
A wonderfully composed atmospheric image with beautiful light and tones
Phil
janlea 8 3 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2015 6:48AM
It looks a beautiful image to me Alun, lovely light and a wonderful composition Smile
Jan
andylea2 6 16 1 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2015 7:13AM
Wonderful composition Alun brilliant detail and tones a real winner Wink
Andy
sawsengee Plus
14 6 36 Malaysia
23 Apr 2015 7:20AM
spectacular landscape, water cascades & viewpoint Smile
23 Apr 2015 8:29AM
A good flow of water, snow on the tops and I reckon you must have been on tip toe atop the rocks here to get the angle.

Nice work, worth all the frustration of weather in Scotland.

Dougie
Richsr 13 91 223 England
23 Apr 2015 8:41AM
Was at this location last week and agree it is not easy to compose, but you certainly have got a high view point Alun
Regards Richard
PaulMillar 9 83 2 Scotland
23 Apr 2015 6:00PM
First class work as always mate, love the lighting and clarity.........right up my street.

Paul.

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