Loch Maree, Scotland (I)

JULY 2005 – View across Loch Maree and Eilean Ruairidh Mòr in Scotland on a sunny day. Photo © Mark Zanzig/zanzig.com


The story behind the image

From Gairloch we continued our drive down south on the A832 and were soon passing the stunning Loch Maree with its small embedded islands.

The landscape reminded me of the Canadian west coast and I wondered why people travel to British Columbia in Canada when they have such jaw-dropping beauty right in front of their doorstep in Europe? (There are many reasons for sure, but Scotland is as awesome as Western Canada in my view.)

I like this image because of the unspoilt beauty it gets across so well. The trees and the reflections in the water add complexity that is balanced out by the calm water and blue sky.


The high resolution image

Capture Date23-JUL-2005
LocationLoch Maree, Scotland
CameraCanon AE-1 Program
Image SourceFuji Slide Film
Digital Image SourceEPSON Perfection 4870 Photo
Digital Image Source FormatTIFF, 48 bits/pixel, sRGB
Edited Image FormatJPEG, 24 bits/pixel, sRGB
Edited Image Dimensions6446 x 4213 Pixels
Copyright© by Mark Zanzig/zanzig.com

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