By Scottishlandscapes  
...Sgurr nan Gillean and the little Loch nan Eilean on the road from Glen Brittle down to Sligachan, on the Isle of Skye.

The ferocious midges made breakfast from a fellow photographer and myself who met at this gorgeous spot early Sunday morning.

Lee soft ND grad 0.6

Tags: Landscape Skye General Island Landscape and travel

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C_Daniels 11 399 10 England
27 Jun 2006 5:22AM
Very nice light and reflections.

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27 Jun 2006 5:26AM
Mr. Salteri, thank you for this one...a refreshing, cool view which contrasts beautifully with the sultry heat here in Rome that already at 70.00hrs has reached 30°
All the best
Bridie 10 6
27 Jun 2006 6:07AM
A very nice sight to see,nicely taken
sooty 36 12 14 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2006 6:15AM
Lovely shot Doug. Was worth the battle with the midges. I hear you have it bad this year with them. Keep snapping though. Is well worth it.
bumbleb3 10 358 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2006 6:45AM
beautiful.Very sharp image
10 12 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2006 6:53AM
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
27 Jun 2006 6:59AM
Simply beautiful

daviewat 12 4.1k Scotland
27 Jun 2006 7:11AM
Ah the Scottish Midgie Smile) normally makes limages like this impossible :-((( well done on braving them and producing this stunner.

Scott_Scot 11 4 4 Scotland
27 Jun 2006 7:17AM
Aye, well done indeed!
This is as good as any of the best Skye shots.

Toppix 11 56 1 England
27 Jun 2006 8:17AM
Great detail and nicely composed.
AlanBW 10 20 England
27 Jun 2006 8:23AM
Superb reflections, well done
Hanners Plus
10 875 10 Ireland
27 Jun 2006 8:38AM
Lovely scene, well taken.

4wd 10 3
27 Jun 2006 9:03AM
There was a piece on BBC news where they showed a trap used to monitor numbers.
They opened it up and from one night there was a bag containing about 1kg of midges, they thought about 1.5 million !
Looking inside made me itch...
pfheyes 12 254 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2006 9:27AM
A nice calm shot, Dougie, that doesn't reflect the likely arm flapping and swearing behind the camera. Wink

TelStar 11 116 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2006 9:43AM
Beautiful composition, colours and reflection.
jeanie Plus
12 6.0k 6 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2006 9:53AM
LOL,the Midges! Ouch, splat!
Bazzar 11 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2006 11:39AM
This is awesome ! Reminds me of a week I spent on Skye some years ago - superb scenary, great weather. I would love to go back.

MikeA 11 1.3k England
27 Jun 2006 2:42PM
Beautiful image, glad I missed the midges, sad I missed this spot.

kinfatric 12 550 9 Scotland
27 Jun 2006 5:27PM
a beautiful sharp shot Dougie, beware the midge'
JouŠo 12 56 Finland
27 Jun 2006 6:02PM
would look good on any wall!

Dotrob 10 Wales
27 Jun 2006 9:40PM
Beautiful scene,so clear & sharp.
wyatturp 11 2 England
28 Jun 2006 7:21AM
Super light in the water, nice work well done on Rc.
21 Aug 2006 4:38PM
stunning capture well done

gwyn h 12 432
30 Aug 2006 8:06PM
You Scots should be used to the minor irritation that is the midgie by now Dougie :o)

Classic work under extremely difficult circumstances! Faultless.


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