Tribute to another tree down...

By Scottishlandscapes  
...we've lost two trees on the moor within a year of each other. I found this image while doing a clear out. It's been reported already by another photographer. Phil Restan on this site, this is my tribute only.

Tags: Scotland Highlands Rannoch moor Landscape and travel


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Comments


Richsr Plus
9 90 223 England
7 Feb 2012 8:56AM
A good find and tribute to the tree Dougie, good light and tones too.
Regards Richard

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woolybill1 Plus
9 22 67 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2012 9:29AM
Almost as if the one was pining for the other.
Regards
Bill
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2012 9:45AM
This location would not be the same without the tree, and you captured a good one here Dougie.
regards
Yung
MalcolmM Plus
11 500 5 Scotland
7 Feb 2012 9:51AM
We also lost recently the remains of the old pier at Loch Etive - it just added to the atmosphere of that wonderful part of Scotland.
Malcolm
The old pier didn't fall down Malcolm, the need for a new pier down there to remove trees as cheaply as possible caused the old pier to be demolished, it was stacked against a wall the last time i was able to get all the way down there without dodging giant machinery.
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
7 Feb 2012 10:09AM
Always sad when one loses a well recognised natural feature in such a landscape, esp. when it's a tree. I think I have seen a similar image from Phil previously.
Ronnie.
BillyGoatGruff 9 191 199 England
7 Feb 2012 12:04PM
Very fine shot, Dougie
johnjrp 12 432 5 Australia
7 Feb 2012 1:08PM
Such lovely rich colours. Great photo Doug. John
fraser 12 631 14 Scotland
7 Feb 2012 1:10PM
Fine light and your favourite winter tones Dougie. The horizon looks off but I guess that's just the slope of the ground (never visited the tree myself - I guess it's a pleasure I will now have to forego).

Fraser
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2012 1:31PM
What a shame these old trees have to fall down but I guess that's life. Wonderful colours here though Dougie!
Ann
7 Feb 2012 2:14PM
great light and lead in lines
7 Feb 2012 2:43PM
At least you have the pictures to prove it was there once............Sandy
Fraser the moor does drop away to the east here, I was very conscious of the horizon.
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2012 4:29PM
good lead in with the stream, one cant help liking old trees that are wrinkled and mishapen. I like the rich tones in this picture
Niknut Plus
6 1.2k 68 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2012 5:03PM
A 'requiem' in glorious colour methinks !!!!.
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
7 Feb 2012 5:39PM
Fitting tribute to an old un, Dougie
Ron.
pmorgan 9 217 13 England
7 Feb 2012 7:19PM
Very nice Dougie!

Rgds
Paul
Emu72 7 7 1 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2012 7:28PM
Nice Dougie,

Gutted I never bagged myself a shot, purely cos I could never find the damn thing Tongue

Thanks for sharing. . . a great tribute!

Regards
Tim
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
7 Feb 2012 8:03PM
A tough season for trees, but well preserved

Peter
7 Feb 2012 8:35PM
Lovely image. Youll just have to clone the tree back in from now onSmile
Alun
Nigel_95 Plus
10 260 2 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2012 9:41PM
That is such a shame Dougie. After looking for several years, I had to be shown where it was in 2010. I'm glad now that I was.

Nigel
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
7 Feb 2012 9:43PM
Nice reminder Doug.
Tom.
9 Feb 2012 10:29PM
Standing proud, reaching for the sky, that casts a wonderful light upon it. Well captured, lovely image.
Johanna
Mari 12 1.8k Wales
15 Feb 2012 9:48AM
It just shows the importance of photography to record these wonderful old trees for posterity!, beautiful image Dougie

Mari

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