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phil87 10 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 4:25AM
love the large version,


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JudeC 10 6 3 England
10 Jan 2008 7:09AM
Wonderful image - Jude.
rontear Plus
14 8 8 England
10 Jan 2008 7:23AM
Superb Doug, technically as well as photographically. Ron.
SKavanagh 10 312 5 England
10 Jan 2008 7:24AM
Superb image
10 Jan 2008 7:28AM
Excellent work Dougie
woolybill1 Plus
11 22 70 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 7:53AM
A very 'different' composition, must have provided a real challenge totake as well as in post-capture. The sinuous curve of the road is very compelling.
Dennis_Bromage 10 45 20 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 8:24AM
Great image Douglas. The Panoramic format really works for this and really captures the enormous sense of space and scale that you get up there. Great stitching too…

All the best
MrsS 11 4.5k 18 England
10 Jan 2008 8:29AM
What a superb composition, Dougie - - - fabulous light too Smile

Fran xx
pmorgan 11 217 13 England
10 Jan 2008 8:33AM
Excellent work Dougie!

10 Jan 2008 8:40AM
Wonderful shot Dougie, great detail in large,well done.

jaktis 13 84 Sweden
10 Jan 2008 8:55AM
A great view well handled

Sweep 11 43 England
10 Jan 2008 9:01AM
A superb panorama in every way.
Scott_Scot 13 4 4 Scotland
10 Jan 2008 9:04AM
Great bit of stitching Dougie!

mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1814 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 9:06AM
Very nice needlework! One of the best pano shots I've seen, giving the full roller coaster curve.
Bodiewil 10 46 Wales
10 Jan 2008 9:28AM
Simply fantastic Dougie, you really are the master at this.

User_Removed 10 2.2k 3 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 9:37AM
A great shot of a fine hill. Assynt is fabulous.
Buffalo_Tom 11 2.3k 9 Wales
10 Jan 2008 9:45AM
Love the curves Doug.Superb composition.
MikeA 13 1.3k England
10 Jan 2008 11:28AM
Great composition and detail in this Dougie.

10 Jan 2008 12:21PM
cracking image.

MickyMc 10 8 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 12:58PM
Just wonderful
AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
10 Jan 2008 1:24PM
Flawless stitching. Love that curving road, and the expanse of the land. Reminds me of areas of Northern Norway where all you see is land, no houses, and just grazing herds.
AngieLatham 13 790 2 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 1:45PM
your definatly the King of Stitch Dougie! Smile

Another perfect job x
PatrickSmith 12 1.2k 2 United States
10 Jan 2008 3:20PM
It takes a while to see it all ni the big version. Good job bringing out detail without adding a lot of noise. Why are there no trees? Is it the poor soil from the peat? I'm sure there is enough!

Almost totally peat soil, some trees further on, on the lower lying land, this is quite a high plateau here, the trees are mostly Fir and Birch with some Mountain Ash, the occasional Scottish Oak. Some trees are planted for long term sale, but not so far North as this as far as I know.
Sue_R Plus
11 11 6 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 3:55PM
Have looked at this scene on many occasions and thought there should be a photo there, but was rather daunted by the big open space in the middle. I see you've managed to use the road as the link.

Shot it before myself Sue with the pano head without success, the right gear does help, It's such abig space to cover you have to use the road for reference hand held.

Cheers m'Dear, I'm in happy mood, just booking the next trip to Harris next month.
Gary_Macleod 13 160 Scotland
10 Jan 2008 4:46PM
know the road and landscape well ...cracking sot of it

danbrann 13 636 17
10 Jan 2008 4:54PM
An outstanding pano. Well done my friend.
kinfatric 13 550 9 Scotland
10 Jan 2008 5:30PM
a beautiful image Dougie well that's what you were doing when you sent me up that hill Smile
I had to do something while you were emulating a deer, that's not sexual by the way.
kinfatric 13 550 9 Scotland
10 Jan 2008 5:38PM
well all the sheep ran away Dougie Smile
trekpete 11 3 Scotland
10 Jan 2008 5:48PM
Great bit of work Dougie. Great light you have. Last time I was here it was blowing a gale.

It was making my wyes water standing here while Kin was emulating Deer.
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 7:17PM
Sheep in danger!
Viewed Kin's large and got homesick.
Viewed this large and got more homesick! This shows why I needed the car living in the cottage in Kin's picture. To see all this beauty!
Great composition, like the band of the road winding through the picture and to disapear at the horizon. Great, great, great!

PS. It was making your eyes water and my heart bleed.
Phil_Restan 12 280 9 England
10 Jan 2008 8:05PM
As Sue says we know this place well, if you follow the river that cuts across the centre of the image upstream from the road about 200 mtrs you will find a wonderfull tall and narrow waterfall. One day the light will be right and it will make a grand photo. Not managed it yet , but one day Smile

Anyway back to yours, great pano, gives a good impression of the space.

xinia 12 54
10 Jan 2008 8:32PM
very effective composition Dougie - that 'loopy' road adds so much to it- just that bit different
tonyheps 14 6 1
10 Jan 2008 9:25PM
Classic use of available comps!!

Regards Tony
csr 10 3 England
10 Jan 2008 10:07PM
Large version looks great
Nigel_95 Plus
11 262 2 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2008 11:36PM
Excellent subject for a panoramic shot Dougie. I like the light and the road sweeping through the scene.

shortski 11 3 1 England
11 Jan 2008 12:13AM
Oh thats gorgeous, love that road, very surreal look, perfect spot for this shot....jojo
11 Jan 2008 2:36AM
Outstanding, Dougie.
johnc1711 14 9 Scotland
13 Jan 2008 7:08PM
A cracker! Great bit of stitching!


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