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Eilean Donan Castle - Scotland | by ~ Floydian ~ 
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Eilean Donan Castle - Scotland

Not much words needed for this one. Probably the most photographed castle in Scotland and considering the location and the lights it's no wonder a lot of people stand here in making this shot. I stayed 4 days in this area hoping for the light i had in mind, but rain and clouds was all i got and the sunset i had in mind never showed up. But the first evening it was dry and i waited for 2 hours till this finally hit my sensor. Wind was down, water was calm and the tide that was coming in created for me the perfect reflection...sometimes you're lucky ;-)

Title comes from the movie Highlander and they used this castle as film location with music from Queen.

Enjoy...

 

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Technical Details;

Camera; Canon EOS 1Ds mkIII

Lens; Canon 70-200m/m 2.8L IS USM

Exposure; 15 sec

Aperture; f16

Filter; none

ISO; 200 RAW

Tripod; Gitzo 3541L

Ballhead; RRS BH-55 with B2 AS II clamp

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Image is under Copyright by Henk Meijer.

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Taken on August 2, 2010