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"Spring in a Highland Glen"

By RonnieAG
Gorse brightens up a dull day in this Highland Glen.

My thanks to all who commented on Seeking The Light and with special thanks to Dave {WhiteRose1} for his User Award which is much prized.

Ronnie.

Tags: Scotland Glen Highlands Gorse Landscape and travel Overcast conditions


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Comments


cazzycool 7 8 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 12:05AM
lovely compostion, great colours, love it!

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rontear Plus
12 8 7 England
1 Sep 2012 12:08AM
Soon to be snow !! Wink Ronnie.
Ron.
Lillian Plus
6 21 16 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 12:18AM
Did you see that cloud coming over Ronnie...more rain!Sad
the gorse has really made this into one impressive landscape
with a great lead into the shot
brilliant...again!
Lillian
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
1 Sep 2012 1:48AM
A grand sweep of yellow highlighting the valley-- very beautiful!
A great POV choosen. nicely made. Deep
Jocelia Plus
4 2 1 Australia
1 Sep 2012 4:05AM
Indepth greatness here Ronnie bringing us the rugged beauty
from the Highlands. Colours and balance just perfect, the stone
wall showing what it is made of too.

Jocelia…….
Auch that's a bonnie view towards Black Mount Ronnie, I've passed here so often and never had a look down in this Glen.
Good for you my friend.

Dougie
CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
1 Sep 2012 6:12AM
A few months to go before the gorse springs into colour again, Ronnie, a lovely composition and capture. Carol
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 7:23AM
great comp ronnie brilliant detail and colour love the gorse it really looks wonderful a cracker nice one Wink
andy
fentiger Plus
14 916 23 England
1 Sep 2012 7:30AM
Yes the foreground gorse brightens this up no end.

Albert
netta1234 Plus
3 291 2 Wales
1 Sep 2012 8:07AM
Lovely scene with great bright fg
NettaSmileSmile
Nice framing Ronnie, good foreground capture with the wall and yellow gorse

John
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 8:46AM
Lovely image Ronnie, great composition and colours

Hugh
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 8:53AM
A rather impressive landscape photograph Ronnie, crammed packed full of gorgeous detail, captured from a great point of view which allows me to wander the highlands at my leisure.

Regards Nathan
annettep38 Plus
4 217 36 Costa Rica
1 Sep 2012 9:10AM
beautifully composed and wonderful soft colours, as you say rightly, brightened up by the gorse which certainly also added a lovely perfume.
geffers7 Plus
5 42 1 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 9:16AM
Nice composition Ronnie - like the gorse - makes for a good subject.
Geoff
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.5k 148 England
1 Sep 2012 9:33AM
Great lead in, great diagonal, but the contrast between the almost luminous yellow of the gorse and the grey sky is superb, Ronnie.

Dave
saltireblue Plus
5 5.4k 31 Norway
1 Sep 2012 10:07AM
Long time since I have seen such bonnie gorse, Ronnie. It certainly does light up an overcast day as well as contrasting with that bleak looking distant sky.

Malc
Irishkate Plus
5 33 92 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 10:24AM
Nothing like the gorse to brighten up a day and a landscape.
Good composition and DOF.
KateGrinGrinGrin
1 Sep 2012 10:29AM
the gorse has given you a good f/g and partial framing for the shot and added some bady needed colour.
if only we has some blue skies to illuminate these fine glens and views
GrahamGrinGrinGrin
DanielD 6 1 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 10:38AM
Superb landscape capture, Ronnie - like the mountains in the b/g in well balanced with the yellow flowers

Daniel
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
1 Sep 2012 10:39AM
Good choice having the gorse in the fg Ronnie, adds colour to another "grey day."
Joan.
1 Sep 2012 10:41AM
It certainly does add a splash of colour to the countryside Smile Good positioning of the gorse to add foreground interest to this lovely scene, Ronnie Wink
Trev Smile
achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
1 Sep 2012 10:55AM
The Gorse does brighten up the landscapes no end Ronnie, excellent use of them for foreground.

Regards

Trev.
mikbee 8 3 8 Scotland
1 Sep 2012 11:08AM
We have plenty gorse on Arthurs Seat Ronnie,
but I never see much of it.
The little neds always set the stuff on fire !!
Good shot.
Mick.
1 Sep 2012 11:31AM
A very attractive view. Well framed and presented, Ronnie
Alun
CaroleS Plus
5 364 3 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 12:05PM
Gorgeous foreground colour and the group of trees giving scale to that magnificent scene.
Carole
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 1:41PM
One for the top drawer methinks Ronnie
The beauty of gorse is certainly captured here Ronnie. Gorgeous. GrinGrin

Pam
JOKEN 6 3 10 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 3:18PM
The gorse gives a wonderful splash of vibrant colour and much enhances the composition. Was it a vintage Spring for the gorse this year ... it was wonderful when we were north of the border in May.
ken
Niknut Plus
5 1.1k 68 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 4:21PM
Lovely shot !!!!....that strong f/g creates lots of depth to the scene...nice one !!!
carper123 Plus
4 744 8 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 5:36PM
Another wonderful landscape with smashing foreground interest, the yellows are beautiful.
Well done Ronnie.
Nice one.
Darryl.SmileSmileSmile
1 Sep 2012 5:46PM
A wonderful slice of Highland scenary Ronnie.

John Smile
1 Sep 2012 6:49PM
the gorse really does cheer this one up
1 Sep 2012 7:45PM
Lovely composition . Gill
pamelajean Plus
10 949 1784 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2012 8:31PM
Rugged and yet rich with colour, Ronnie, fine composition with the wall in the foreground.
Ade_Osman 12 4.5k 36 England
1 Sep 2012 8:33PM
Good stuff as always Ronnie....Somewhere I think I'd love to be right now!

Ade
wonderful landscape Smile
2 Sep 2012 8:43AM
The gorse lights up the shot
Mike
4 Sep 2012 8:37AM
A beautiful composition Ronnie. There is lots of depth to this image and the gorse gives a bright foreground
Jim
jdinne 12 16 England
4 Sep 2012 7:01PM
Wonderfully composed Ronnie, that gorse is superb.

John
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
4 Sep 2012 9:11PM
The gorse in full bloom in the foreground certainly enhances this rugged remote Highland landscape and provides a splash of colour
What a beautiful shot.....love the yellow of the gorse and the typical highland scenic background
Julie
6 Sep 2012 11:05PM
Superb landscape, love the foreground detail,
Fred.
Tibetan 3 3 England
8 Sep 2012 4:32PM
The one thing I regret is never a visit to Scotland, it's such a lovely country in it's own right the same as Ireland in my point of view plus Wales, this photo proves a point! very lovely, all my friend In my army days were Scots and we were great friends, the gorse says it all, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Hilmar 3 Ireland
9 Sep 2012 8:20AM
Fantastic image love the colour of the gorse.

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