Highland Cows, Isle of Skye, Scotland.

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I thought it was time I came out of my Summer Hibernation from Flickr, so here I am, LOL !!

Nothing clever about this snapshot, but I thought it might be of amusement to some !

Loved by all the tourists, the Highland Cow is indeed very photogenic. They are inquisitive too, which means they get very close.....mostly docile, but some can be skitterish ! There was a fence between me and this fine lady !

Seen here on the pass called "Druim nan Cleochd" which leads through to Sligachan and Portree.

The weather as you can see, was, and remains, very dour.....the day the kids broke up from school for the Summer holidays, the heaven's opened, for most of July, combined with total cloud cover on the hills, down to sea level ! Prior to that, we had an unprecedented dry spell that lasted for months!

 

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ON EXPLORE FRONT PAGE 30th JULY 2010...and...

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  • K.Verhulst 2y

    Congratulations on having a Best Image Ranked photograph in the Group!!


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  • Jean Marie FAURE 2y

    très belle capture !
  • john sloan 2y

    i wanted to come back and have another look i know i faved this before but i cant remember my comment i just wanted to tell you that this image has stayed in my head since first seen
  • Photosecosse .com 2y

    john sloan Those cows still loiter with intent in the field near Sconser. You will soon be seeing more of them when you move !
  • Andrea Cantu 2y

    Beautiful!!!!





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  • Gary Lackie 2y

    These cattle are magnificent. I love that shaggy coat. I have a lot of Scot's in my family tree. Have never been there. Looks so beautiful through your lens. Thank you!!!
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    Thanks for sharing this brilliant image, love the great details of subject and background, superb !
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    Beautiful animal and fabulous shot!
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    It's a beautiful pic ! Très belle photo !
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