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Stoerhead lighthouse, north west highlands, with storm coming in off the Minch.
© Sean Bell
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One of the best photos I've seen on here. Superb.
I am the God of Strathyre - 07/Nov/05
I expect the (large?) print is brilliant!
kevin stephens - 07/Nov/05
Thanks very much Davie!!!! Glad you like it.
Sean Bell - 07/Nov/05
I havent printed it as yet, its a scan of a neg.I will get it on paper soon though.cheers!
Sean Bell - 07/Nov/05
Good God that's brilliant!
matthewtraver - 07/Nov/05
Superb photo.
wcdave - 09/Nov/05
Wow Very inspiring!!
dek - 09/Nov/05
Killer shot. At what point did you start legging it for shelter?
Chris Fryer - 14/Nov/05
fantastic...absolutely love it. How did you print this? did you use a filter when you enlarged it? and what paper is it printed on?
Bespoke by Nature - 14/Nov/05
Thanks for all the comments.I got caught in the gales and the rain before I made it back to the car after taking the shot, I disappeared into a bog aswell which wasnt the best for my gear but worth it, i think!(the gear survived)I havent printed it yet, I had the negative scanned.I used a yellow filter during exposure, if that helps.thanks.
Sean Bell - 15/Nov/05
Stunning. I love the sense of drama. Stood on the same spot in the 1st week of August watching a similar picture unfold before me - never been so wet in my life as I was by the time I got back to the car!! (Didn't get any pictures though unfortunately).
DMR - 18/Nov/05
Great shot, just shows that once you know the rules of composition you can progress to break them when the situation arises. The horizon in the middle works so well in this shot due to interest in the sky and sea.
sutty - 28/Jan/06
Great moody pic. Like something out of an Depeche Mode video!!!
Pacific - 24/May/06
simply awesome
no_more_scotch_eggs - 17/Oct/06
One of the most powerful shots I've seen on UKC, brilliant.
Pete Ford - 15/May/07
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