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Powerful Rhyme

By stevenr  
Cruachan Power Station, near Oban in Argyll, is one of only four pumped storage power stations in the UK.
The site is unique in that the power station is concealed within the hollowed-out rock of a mountain, Ben Cruachan.
Only the 316 metre-long dam at the top of the mountain, the offices and visitor facilities are visible from the road, preserving the landscape's scenic beauty.

Tags: Landscape and travel

Voters: bassan, trudi, Paul_Barr and 20 more

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bassan 17 15
13 Nov 2004 3:54PM
Beautiful image
trudi 16
13 Nov 2004 4:00PM
Unique site, unique shot. Very good!
StrayCat 16 19.1k 3 Canada
13 Nov 2004 4:03PM
Gorgeous image.
Paul_Barr 16 544 Scotland
13 Nov 2004 4:07PM
Tremendous. Light, rainbow & moody sky.

Well done.


p.s. Great portfolio.
martinduke 16 37 England
13 Nov 2004 4:08PM
Great image - well taken (And stitched)
Nice work
matmonty 16 136 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2004 4:08PM
Great shot, well done.

AdrianTurner 16 350 Wales
13 Nov 2004 4:09PM
A great capture, the colours and light are wonderful.

lyne 16 15
13 Nov 2004 4:11PM
Beautiful shot,lovely tones and lighting.well captured.lyne
jan's 16
13 Nov 2004 4:13PM
Excellent shot.
paulstefan 16 509 1 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2004 4:14PM
Awesome shot. Fantastic detail
stevenr 16 9
13 Nov 2004 4:16PM
Thanks very much everyone, I'm glad you like it. I was a bit concerned at the rain coming down on my camera, but couldnt allow myself to pass the opportunity...!
13 Nov 2004 4:25PM
Beautiful shot.
A_Harrison 16 261 Canada
13 Nov 2004 4:34PM
Location Location Location.Damn never happens to me. Great

exposure Plus
16 6.0k England
13 Nov 2004 4:50PM
A brilliant image did you find the pot of gold?.
13 Nov 2004 5:17PM
perfect photo!
stevenr 16 9
13 Nov 2004 5:20PM
Thanks again all, Pauline I'm afraid I didnt find the pot of gold, though good job my camera is ok otherwise I would still be there looking for it...!
suleesia 16 176 Malaysia
13 Nov 2004 11:00PM
Excellent capture.
gwyn h 16 432
14 Nov 2004 12:20AM
Superb image Steven, the right place at the very right time.

jasonewell 16 34 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2004 12:54AM
ericfaragh 17 149 5 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2004 1:15AM
A rainbow bridge! Beautiful shot, well done Steven.
mipettin 16 884 2 Scotland
14 Nov 2004 2:06AM
Excellent, good composition and interesting light. Good use of stitching too - I use this technique as well - difficult to catch rainbows never mind get them in the right place! Click, Martin
proberts 16 218 4 Wales
14 Nov 2004 9:35AM
Cracking shot,fabulous lighting and colour.*click*
IanFlindt 16 740 21 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2004 11:53AM
An absolute cracker, Steven. Beautifully composed, and I particularly love the way the rainbow comes to land in the area of light. The stitching is technically flawless, too.
pfheyes 16 254 1 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2004 4:20AM
This is outstanding, Steven. I'm a sucker for shots like this, and the panoramic treatment gives the image the 'widescreen' feel it needs. I hope there's more Cruachan shots to come.

willbrealey 16 253
15 Nov 2004 1:39PM
Really spectacular shot, the light, and the rainbow, are superb.
Falconer 15 16
28 Mar 2005 8:44PM
its rare to capture a stunning rainbow like that, click

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