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Canon
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Canon EOS 7D
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16/10 second
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10 mm
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Sep 26, 2010, 3:09:42 AM
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The Great Stone Chute by Dee-T The Great Stone Chute by Dee-T
Coire Lagan
Isle of Skye
Scotland

This image was taken just at sunset at the beautiful loch in Coire Lagan in the south of Skye. We stayed two nights at Glenbrittle SYHA. This walk starts from the nearby Glenbrittle house and takes about two hours to get to the loch. Once there, very steep stone scree slopes head up on both sides. On the right hand side of this image is the so-called great stone chute and at its peak, Sgurr Alasdair of the Black Cuillins. I had actually scrambled 3/4 of the way up when I realised that the sun was shimmering across me so instead of heading up, I skidded down the slopes back down to the lake to take this shot. It was one of those occasions where 10mm was not wide enough as the mountains were almost vertically above us here.
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:iconpiglet365:
Wow! Magic!!! It's years since I was here but brings back great memories
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LDFranklin Jan 15, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Gorgeous colors and reflection!
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Freya7 Aug 18, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful :D
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:iconleben1:
Deeply rooted in Being . . . Wonderful!!!
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porbital May 29, 2011   Photographer
Your photo was featured to my latest journal [link]
Thank you.

Pete
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:icondee-t:
thanks for the feature :)
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Ballisticvole May 7, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Been here a few times, wish I'd got too see it in this light.
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Zanarky Mar 17, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful strong colors. Great job.
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