Iona Beach...

By Scottishlandscapes  
...not a long walk to find this beach on Iona, but we had a way to go to the cottage back at Salen. This is right beside the ferry pier. I just loved the light and the line of rocks leading the eye into the image.

Tags: Landscape and travel

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Comments


old timer 11 55 1 Scotland
3 Apr 2009 7:09AM
Nice one, Dougie. The rocks act as a good lead in.
Jim

I'll be away working up north for a few days (Shetland and Aberdeenshire) so might not be commenting as much.

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3 Apr 2009 7:09AM
love the sky
Have a safe journey Jim.
And that wonderful pink granite!
Graham
rontear Plus
12 8 7 England
3 Apr 2009 7:38AM
Inviting, Doug. Ron.
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
3 Apr 2009 7:53AM
Looks lovely Peter
Beautiful shot.
Dave
Hoffy Plus
11 262 16 England
3 Apr 2009 8:08AM
Good seascape.
Stunning light and GB.
scott
Wilmot Plus
7 338 1 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2009 8:14AM
Brilliant image,such great colour
Steve
User_Removed 8 2.2k 3 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2009 8:31AM
Super shot, Dougie. I was particularly taken with the colour of the water when I was there. Fabulous turquoise, probably due to the sands. Lovely spot, great shot.
pmorgan 9 217 13 England
3 Apr 2009 8:32AM
That's just showing off! - " I own a beach!" Wink

Rgds
Paul
Buffalo_Tom Plus
9 2.3k 9 Wales
3 Apr 2009 8:44AM
Clear as a bell Doug.Perfect.
Tom.
I wish Paul, but what a responsibility that would be.
Richsr Plus
8 90 219 England
3 Apr 2009 8:52AM
Like the light and tones in this Dougie - had a few visits to this place over the years and is shot helped to bring back the memories.
Regards Richard.
3 Apr 2009 11:11AM
Superb light and composition Dougie
danbrann Plus
11 567 16
3 Apr 2009 11:24AM
You said it all in your narrative Dougie.
jeanie Plus
12 6.0k 6 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2009 11:37AM
Now you see I just want to go back there to get onto these beautiful beaches again after seeing this....

Jeanie
Smile
nice and natural looking Dougi...just the way I like it.
riprap007 Plus
11 1.6k 37 England
3 Apr 2009 2:14PM
looks so inviting
3 Apr 2009 2:30PM
Great colour and light.
3 Apr 2009 3:54PM
In my jean's pocket rests a pebble - white Iona marble which I found 2006 on the same little white sandy beach. I showed it its home and it started crying....Wink or were the tears mine?
Thanks,
Johanna
I hope that the tears didn't last Johanna whether they were yours or the wee pebble's.
britishlandscapes Junior Member 8 13
3 Apr 2009 7:27PM
Great view with excellent colour and light

Derek
calemdon 8 9 Scotland
3 Apr 2009 8:27PM
Great image love the light. Going to the isle of lewis next week and if I manage to get some light on the beaches there like that I'll be delighted. Another inspiring shot.
Cheers Billy
Iona's white sands and the pink rocks of the Ross of Mull are a stunning combination. Great shot Dougie.
Marie

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