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Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Best Sunset I have ever witnessed


by DonnyW » Wed Sep 07, 2011 9:39 am

Date walked: 04/09/2011

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Re: Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Postby JTweedie » Wed Sep 07, 2011 7:26 pm

As soon as I see your name as a thread starter, I always know I'm in for a treat! What a wonderful life to be able to travel around in your own boat visiting all these remote islands and inlets.
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Re: Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Postby b-illie » Thu Sep 08, 2011 4:29 pm

I actually read your text out aloud, it is so beautifully written! :shifty:
Photo # 3 is particularly impressive and the beach at Camas an Lighe is a perfect photograph. We adored the beaches on the Outer Hebrides (Harris and Berneray) and took some beautiful pictures and no one (outside Scotland that is) can place them. An incredibly wild and beautiful coastline you have there! Keep enjoying the beach bagging! :D
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Re: Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Postby lomondwalkers » Thu Sep 08, 2011 9:54 pm

Incredible pics!!! I hope to witness something that beautiful one day :D
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Re: Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Postby ndhudson » Fri Sep 09, 2011 5:46 am

Absolutely heavenly! Lucky duck, you!
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Re: Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Postby DonnyW » Fri Sep 09, 2011 10:32 am

Thanks again for all your comments everyone. It is appreciated and I hope to stick around for a while again. I have a few reports that I can add since my last time here

Incidentally, at the other end of the scale.. this is the best sunrise I have ever witnessed and photographed. It was at Strollamus on the Isle of Skye.. December.. three years ago. I couldn’t believe the fiery colours.

The colours of all these photos have not been adjusted in photoshop..they are .. as it was on the day :-D

Thanks again for looking


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Re: Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Postby Alan S » Fri Sep 09, 2011 12:08 pm

Excellent Donny, Stunning pictures 8) 8)
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Re: Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Postby Frogwell » Fri Sep 09, 2011 3:48 pm

Truly excellent pictures!

DonnyW wrote:I decided to go for a row in my inflatable boat. Perhaps it was a shoal of mackerel that I sensed?


Are you the mackerel whisperer? :lol:
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Re: Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Postby mountainstar » Mon Sep 12, 2011 2:59 pm

I loved your pictures.
We were not too far from you on that evening, in Kinlochewe and also had a great sunset, but no Loch in front to set it off like yours.
Here's mine....

Sunset from Kinlochewe.JPG


And a rainbow from the same spot a few days later....

Rainbow from Kinlochewe (2).JPG
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Re: Best Sunset I have ever witnessed

Postby Torridon_snails » Tue Oct 11, 2011 10:16 pm

These photos took our breath away! Congratulations on an absolutely phenomenal report!

Best wishes,

Daniel and Clare
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