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Quiraing

By wolfy
Just got back from a trip to Skye and after 4 years of trying to get some light at the Quiraing...finally got a bit Wink

Voters: deavilin, h4rsx, paulb20 and 170 more

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deavilin 11 340 1 United Kingdom
20 Nov 2012 5:37PM
Well it paid off you nailed it here, hoping to go there next year hope I do as well as you Smile

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20 Nov 2012 6:05PM
Your patience paid off.........GrinGrinGrin
20 Nov 2012 6:21PM
An unbelievable shot Wolfy, the light is quite amazing. Have my award with absolute pleasure
Mike
Marvellous light up here on the hill Rog, never easy here, watching the light and trying not to slide down the gulley.

Dougie
almiles Plus
6 38 102 United Kingdom
20 Nov 2012 6:48PM
Sublime light. Shows patience pays dividends! The classic PoV elevated to exceptional through lighting and technical skill, well done Smile
tomcat Plus
10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
20 Nov 2012 6:54PM
Definitely paid off
The only time I was there, it was murky

Adrian
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.5k 148 England
20 Nov 2012 6:58PM
Superb lighting. A beautiful classic skilfully captured.

Dave
chris-p Plus
10 65 England
20 Nov 2012 7:14PM
That's one heck of a view..smashing
Richsr Plus
8 90 219 England
20 Nov 2012 7:34PM
Certain got some great light too Wolfy
Regards Richard
zapar40 Plus
5 66 5 Wales
20 Nov 2012 8:35PM
an amazing vista superbly captured in all that beautiful light, my dream destination... one day. i'm so jealous right now. have another badge.
ant.
helenlinda Plus
8 342 22 United Kingdom
20 Nov 2012 8:46PM
This is superb SmileSmile
Helen
Irishkate Plus
5 33 92 United Kingdom
20 Nov 2012 10:01PM
Delighted you got your picture after a four year wait.
Beautiful scenery - one I'd like to bag until I read Scottishlandscapes remark!
Lovely light in the sky harmonising with the mountains and hillsides.
KateGrinGrinGrin
20 Nov 2012 10:16PM
What a humdinger! Brilliant capture and wonderful light, Rog.
Alun
20 Nov 2012 10:24PM
B*****y ace. Well worth a vote.
Superb, full of detail and texture, well done.. BG
franken Plus
13 3.7k 4 Wales
21 Nov 2012 8:37AM
Impressive landscape.

Ken
geffers7 Plus
5 42 1 United Kingdom
21 Nov 2012 8:50AM
Beautiful light and great composition Wolfy - makes for a great shot.
Geoff
wolfy 12 36 United Kingdom
21 Nov 2012 11:30AM
Thanks everyone for all your votes and comments and thanks to Franken, Mike and Ant for their UA and a special thanks to Pete for the EC, well chuffed Smile
PinkK 6 80 1 United Kingdom
21 Nov 2012 1:27PM
Stunning!
AnnChown Plus
6 197 1 United Kingdom
21 Nov 2012 1:35PM
Gorgeous colours brought out by that light in this magical spot. Many congrats on the EC and all other awards!
Ann
Sezz Plus
11 617 15 England
21 Nov 2012 1:46PM
Congrat's Wolfy - absolutely gorgeous Smile

Sarah *
21 Nov 2012 1:48PM
What a beautiful shot. Been there twice and the weather both years was suspect. Does show it pays to be persistent.

Regards
Jeremy
Niknut Plus
5 1.1k 68 United Kingdom
21 Nov 2012 5:18PM
Gorgeous shot !!!......terrific light in this beauty !!!!
fraser 12 631 14 Scotland
21 Nov 2012 5:25PM
Great view of this classic location. Light is everything, eh?

Fraser
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
21 Nov 2012 6:47PM
I don't ever see lighting this good from here Roger, and deserved all the awards. Unfortunately my UA is not available today to add to your impressive collection of awards.
You're on a roll, and keep it rolling!
regards
Yung
wolfy 12 36 United Kingdom
21 Nov 2012 6:52PM
Thx very much Yung, the awards are good to get, but more importantly its good that people can enjoy my photos, like yours Smile Thanks again and keep up the good work yourself Wink
Alan_Coles 10 177 11 Wales
21 Nov 2012 7:05PM
Bit of a good one my friend...bit of a stonker if I am honest.

Congrats on the awards.... Wink
wolfy 12 36 United Kingdom
21 Nov 2012 7:19PM
Cheers Alan!! Smile
21 Nov 2012 11:52PM
Exceptional image Wolfy. Congrats on the award. Well deserved for an image of this quality.

Ken
Richsr Plus
8 90 219 England
22 Nov 2012 8:47AM
Congrat on the EC Wolfy
wolfy 12 36 United Kingdom
22 Nov 2012 10:54AM
Thx very much Ken & Richard, very much appreciated Smile
AnnJ Plus
4 5 Scotland
22 Nov 2012 1:36PM
An outstanding and very beautiful image. Ann.
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
22 Nov 2012 1:57PM
I never tire of images from this spot and this is a beauty.
Ronnie.
andy_AHG Plus
7 106 6 United Kingdom
22 Nov 2012 3:17PM
Simply wonderful!

Andy
22 Nov 2012 8:45PM
Like it. Congrats!
Bogdan
derekhansen Plus
7 210 24 United Kingdom
22 Nov 2012 8:54PM
The light is really quite stunning. No surprise that this has been received so well. Congrats on the awards.
Derek
Awesome, epic image............i still think i can see a hobbit lol
IanFlindt Plus
11 740 21 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2012 12:39PM
Goodness, what a stunner!
RobboB Plus
9 107 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2012 1:29PM
Super composition and light. I must go
23 Nov 2012 1:53PM
Have been there twice and your photograph really does it justice
24 Nov 2012 8:57PM
What a fantastic photo, well done. Smile
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
25 Nov 2012 12:18AM
I'm loving this wonderful "GREEN" images... This is so very beautiful... Well done. IB
sut68 12 2.0k 76 England
25 Nov 2012 6:48PM
Beauty mate, a real gem!!!
wolfy 12 36 United Kingdom
26 Nov 2012 10:52AM
Just wanted to say thanks for all the comments, votes UA's and to Pete for POTW Smile
Alan_Coles 10 177 11 Wales
26 Nov 2012 10:58AM
The big gong then mate - well deserved....all those badges above look like a scooter boys jacket..lol ! Wink
chris-p Plus
10 65 England
26 Nov 2012 12:15PM
Many congrats Smile
campics 8 2 United Kingdom
26 Nov 2012 12:47PM
Well done Wolfy, and thanks for the help mate Smile
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
26 Nov 2012 1:58PM
well done on the POTW and every other awards, very well deserved Roger.
regards
Yung
wolfy 12 36 United Kingdom
26 Nov 2012 2:24PM
Thx Alan, Chris Yung and Cam, appreciate the time to comment Smile
26 Nov 2012 2:51PM
Amazing, has an oil painting quality to it, superb light
Superb shot.Well taken.Love the light.
Steve_S Plus
10 180 3 United Kingdom
26 Nov 2012 6:28PM
Superb image Rog and worthy of all the awards. Congrats on POTWGrin
Steve
WOW What more can i say well done.
26 Nov 2012 7:32PM
Well deserved wolfy ... this is one stunning picture indeed.

It draws you deep into the compo and then again lets you feel the place as if you're actually present in its surroundings.

Bravo.

cheers

wenzu
derekhansen Plus
7 210 24 United Kingdom
26 Nov 2012 9:55PM
Congratulations on the POTW and all the other awards Roger.
Derek
Paul1972 8 46
26 Nov 2012 10:33PM
Excellent well done,
27 Nov 2012 8:18AM
Stunning covers it, no other words needed........well done mate.



Paul.
27 Nov 2012 7:15PM
Lovely shot of an interesting landscape. Historically the area shows classic rotational land slip of tertiary basalt flows overlying weaker sedimentary Jurassic formations! Captured most beautifully by a very good photographer.
scottishphototours 12 2.6k 2
27 Nov 2012 7:28PM
Have stood there twice this year and it's been a pea-souper both times!! - lucky you!

Great shot well done.
GillyB Plus
10 317 8 United Kingdom
27 Nov 2012 8:14PM
Wow!!!!

gill
Landlord Plus
9 25 1 Scotland
28 Nov 2012 9:14AM
What a stunning image...must be in the running for image of the year, superb.
RLF Plus
5 17 4 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2012 4:29PM
It's all been said above. Exceptional stunning shot. Would grace any gallery in the world.GrinGrinGrin
Superb composition and lighting. Good enough to win a major competition!
Bloggs Plus
4 313 England
29 Nov 2012 8:27AM
Cracking image congrats with all your efforts to capture it just right, and that you have Smile)
29 Nov 2012 2:15PM
Roger you have set the standard for landscape photography , a high one at that.
The light running from the foreground to the distant hills make it special for me.

Dessy
29 Nov 2012 8:25PM
Stunning, perfection, just love this shot.
IanGrin
phil99 Plus
9 45 6 United Kingdom
30 Nov 2012 5:44PM
Well worth waiting 4 years for this . Brilliant image and well worthy of all the awards....Phili
30 Nov 2012 10:02PM
Love it! Awesome stuff. Truly beautiful! Smile
Beautiful Image Smile
newfocus Plus
9 644 2 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2012 8:33PM
Beautiful. Looks worth the wait Smile
1 Dec 2012 9:29PM
Seriously good photography. wonderful landscape image.
Tonyd3 Plus
11 1.0k 15 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2012 10:37PM
Nice one Roger and your back too!
عن عائشة رضي الله عنها قالت كان النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم يقول في ركوعه وسجوده سبحانك اللهم ربنا وبحمدك اللهم اغفر لي
2 Dec 2012 2:08PM
AWESOME as ever Roger!! glad to see your still at it Smile x x
paulcr 11 1.5k 9 Ireland
2 Dec 2012 4:18PM
WOw, thats an amazing piece of work. Paul
wow that is amazing!
10 Dec 2012 3:36PM
Lovely image Roger, congratulations on all the awards.Smile
oll1e Plus
8 57 2 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2012 1:17PM
typical .....i haven't come on for a while and you put up a stunner like this Smile
wonderful light Rog ,and congrats on al, the awards and comments TongueWink
Excellent light work....great composed......
Mike43 Plus
4 17 21 England
22 Dec 2012 12:13PM
Great: everything else has been said above::
Simply magnificent.
I Could sit and look at this for hours
15 Mar 2013 4:02PM
Great capture of this landscape light. I have been here some 6 yrs ago now. It is a fantastic place, very jurassic park as a location. Must try to get up there again sometime, as it is a must for the landscape photographer. Well done. SmileSmileSmile
photoion 7 58 United Kingdom
27 Mar 2013 8:52AM
really nice image! well done on lighting, strangely I took the same image identical in terms of composition see it here

Isle of Skye is my favourite place of all times, I love Isle of Skye!
colors and composition perfect

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