this is from the beautifull island of skye,highlands,scotland. great sunny day,the building at the bottom is the local primary school,boy do they have a view!! enjoy!! dr
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SnapRJW (31629) 2012-06-05 9:19
Hello Dale - Quite different weather to when I was in Elgol last year, it looks so idyllic under a blue sky. A very attractive composition and a great reminder of a very special holiday. TFS Rosemary
PS Yes the school is in a great position, if I attended it I would just stare out of the window all day!
danos (101838) 2012-06-05 9:22
nice scenery with the house on the hill to has a fascinating and beautiful view over the seascape view.
I like teh light and the colour management a the beauty of the place.
Have a good afternoon,danos
yquem46 (38752) 2012-06-05 9:43
A very pleasant view of the Highland coast
Very well composed with the little white house, the sinuous road, the fence at right and the hills at the BG
Not a slight magenta cast in the image, I wonder !?
Miguel82 (27656) 2012-06-05 9:49
A superb scotland landscape with traditional houses, hills and blue sea
Fine colors and good sharpness
have a nice day
jemaflor (101355) 2012-06-05 9:55
Superbe shot well balanced, I like the composition with this sinuous road, the house and this lovely landscape, light is perfect like these tones.
dta (81110) 2012-06-05 10:14
Hello Dale ,
What a gorgeous landscape , and a great composition ! Each attractive elemnt at the right place : white house , peak in the BG , sinuous road ,beautiful clouds , even the fenes in the FG . The colors are splendid by this fine sunny springtime day .
A perfect scottish postdard .
tyro (26142) 2012-06-05 13:26
You lucky fellow, having a trip to Skye - and it looks as though the weather was very favourable when you were there too! Did you go for a boat trip to Loch Coruisk? - I'd love to do that as Loch Coruisk is supposed to be an incredibly beautiful place and photographs of it quite often feature in Scottish calendars and suchlike.
This is a beautiful shot, well composed and with the little whitewashed schoolhouse perfectly placed in the frame and nicely balanced by the mountain and the other building up the hill. The road makes an excellent "lead-in" line to the composition too, drawing the viewer toward the school.
Lovely colours, perfect exposure and excellent details and sharpness.
brianmcc (6219) 2012-06-05 16:31
this is a beautiful scene. the light is excellent and the colours so attractive. your viewpoint is perfect to take in the road, the little house and then the wonderful water and mountain scenery. excellent depth of field and sharpness.
heimann2 (1544) 2012-06-05 22:25
i've been to Sky and your pic shows this beautiful island very well. Clear and with fine colours.
chrislo (4097) 2012-06-06 8:01
Teaching in such beautiful surroundings must be a dayly delight, and as for children, they must enjoy coming to school. You composed a very fine landscape photograph with some nice elements that provide a good balance to the image. The peaceful winding road draws the viewer in and takes him down to the school below. The white cottage simply shines against its green and blue surroundings. A great view and an attractive photo as well.
cornejo (45444) 2012-06-06 11:26
Hi Dale, very nice picture well composed and captured in this beautiful place. A beautiful picture technically very good and quality, congratulations for this beautiful and very well done good job. Tfs.
Good night and happy rest of the week my friend.
Best regards and best wishes.
dkmurphys (62881) 2012-06-06 11:54
What a splendid place. The kind of scene I've seen only in movies. Well taken!
bema (26425) 2012-06-07 8:12
seems there ae sunny days in scotland, too.. and you are absolutely right, the outlook is real stunning!
thanks for sharing, see you soon, cheers Bernd
ChrisJ (117199) 2012-06-21 6:48
This one jumped out at me from your recent gallery. Looks a little like Tasmania. Good sharpness & the winding road adds good lead in lines. I live the deep blue colour of the sea. The jagged bg peak forms a good focal point. Tfs!
pedram_abazari (971) 2013-06-29 3:17
Beautiful photos and dream of a very attractive sight. I love it. Good luck
elenimavrandoni (0) 2013-07-24 22:33
hey stranger, I;m enjoying your postcard..nice peaceful scenery, great colors and are you back from vacation yet??
all the best wherever you are
ikeharel (76167) 2017-01-03 8:29
Good evening Dale,
We did not travel to this side of the isle-of-Skye, but knew right away and recognize the typical landscape.
An unusual bright summer day which you taken full advantage of the best light. Wond4rfil bay and mountains scenery.
My best regards,
npecanhuk (76951) 2017-01-03 8:51
Truly attractive place!
Very beautiful picture!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, chosen pov and composition are all very good photo qualities that I really enjoyed!
TFS - congrats,