Images of a Big Island

Quiraing

These are images of an area in NE Skye called the Quiraing which is an area of huge landslips. In fact the area pictured is still slipping to this day! It’s a surreal, almost Tolkiensque landscape that I had to myself for an hour or so and the howling gale just added to the wild, untamed feel of the place. On more friendly days it is very popular with walkers for obvious reasons.

Being careful not to get too close to cliff edges in case I got blown off, I managed to get a couple of shots that were fleetingly lit by the sun peeking through the racing clouds which was just above me. An exhilarating photo session indeed!

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2 responses

  1. wow! Love Scotland – and there’s me thinking I’m lucky as a Welsh landscape photographer!! would love to get up there someday and shoot some sunsets! top work.

    November 25, 2013 at 8:24 am

  2. Thanks Karl, not too far away from you. What’s stopping you?

    November 25, 2013 at 9:37 am

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