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Photo of the Week: Skye Bridge Detail
This week's photo is the first for several weeks, following a long break away from photography. I am not sure why I didn't feel like getting out with the camera, especially with the lovelly weather we have been having in the north-west of Scotland, but I do tend to find July and August a bit challenging photographically. This is perhaps due to the lack of interesting light, apart from late at night or very early in the morning, but also undoubtedly due to the lack of contrasting colours in thelandscape as most things are green.
Anyway, as we get closer to autumn, the golden hour is at a more sociable time of day and I am looing forward to one of my favourite times of the year. Last night, the evening was shping up to produce some lovely golden light, so I headed out for a shhort visit to Kyleakin, only a few minutes drive away. I was not disappinted as I was presented with some wonderful warm light from the sun as it tried vainly to peer through the clouds that had hung over Skye in the afternoon. This shot was taken just beow the bridge, looking NW towards the glow of the sun. I did a bit of work to bring up the shadows but I like the contrast of the dark and light,
Updated -- 22nd September 2021