Sky on Skye

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    As we arrived at the northeast arm of the Isle of Skye we were met by a fantastic storm. I stopped the car on the deserted road and got out to look at the sky and the country all around me. It was alive with beautiful and vibrant colour and light. Several dramatic photos emerged. This is one of my favourites. To me, it's very mood evoking.

    alexoen, wavey davie, brannach, and 140 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. Perceptive Eyes 80 months ago | reply

      Thank you so much! It's a beautiful place. I was lucky to be there.

    2. mathieu_77 80 months ago | reply

      Incredible colors ! Congrats...

    3. Perceptive Eyes 80 months ago | reply

      Wow! Over 2,000 views so far today! Where is everybody coming here from??? Nice to have a photo noticed! I have others, too, ya know. ;-)

    4. funkysuite 80 months ago | reply

      That is a really good photo :-)

      I came from www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/09/07/35-brilliant-examples... which i'm guessing a fair portion of the others came from too.

    5. jagudo 80 months ago | reply

      Great shot, vivid colors and dramatic sky.

    6. sk8ell 80 months ago | reply

      This is my favorite weather/sky phenomenon; so difficult to capture in a photograph and you've done an amazing job.

      Seen in www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/09/07/35-brilliant-examples... via notcot.org.

    7. Perceptive Eyes 80 months ago | reply

      Thanks! Yes, all those hits must have come from the www.smashingmagazine.com story. There are so many beautiful photos in that article. I am very honoured to have my photo appear in that group!

    8. MarcelGermain 80 months ago | reply

      Beautiful colours and composition!

    9. Fjordblick 80 months ago | reply

      Beautiful shot

    10. ozllanito 78 months ago | reply

      Contrast of rocks against the dark sky is very dramatic. Beautifully exposed.

    11. Samyra Serin 77 months ago | reply

      Awesome scenery !

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      http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/09/07/35-brilliant-examples-of-rain-photography/ (?)

    12. davic 66 months ago | reply

      fantastic colors

    13. vikasnoble 45 months ago | reply

      This is amazing pic... heart pounding... Which place is this?

    14. Perceptive Eyes 45 months ago | reply

      Thank you! The photo was shot on the Isle of Skye, in Scotland, on the northwest arm. Click on the map above to see exactly where I shot it.

    15. vikasnoble 44 months ago | reply

      Thanks - Indeed a great pic - stays right on my screen saver.. :)

    16. The Neepster 40 months ago | reply

      wow stunning colours and light

    17. dj@hyd 27 months ago | reply

      breathtaking

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