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Sgurr Tuath View by Alex37 Sgurr Tuath View by Alex37
This image began as an idea to capture a unique and spectacular view of Inverpolly and Assynt. 'Spectacular' is probably the best word to describe the region so there was no problem there. Finding a unique viewpoint is difficult though, most of the peaks in the area are heavily climbed. Sgurr Tuath stands alone in this regard. Its completely unpathed ascent over streams boggy ground and up steep gradients, doesnt make it as walker (or photographer) friendly as some of the other peaks. With this in mind I set out with fellow photographer Stephen Sellman *sassaputzin in search of something new. This was the view I personally made the trip for and we piked the perfect weather window for it. Even so, the weather we got on the way up Sgurr Tuath wasnt exactly ideal and the wind at the top made taking vibration free images extremely challenging!

Sgurr Tuath is a magical peak with plenty to shoot, but its relative inaccessibility means I will probably end up going up some other peaks before returning here!
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misha-otaared Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2011
a gorgeous panorama!
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Alex37 Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
:)
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delph-ambi Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2011
Stunning landscape.
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danUK86 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011   General Artist
stunning scene!
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Alex37 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
:)
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ancoben Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011
Fantastic view, it gives you an 'on top of the world' feeling.
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snaphappy101 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
great pic :)
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MJLefevre Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
amazing view just fantastic and perfectly captured
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Alex37 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks a lot
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BogdanEpure Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
This photo deserves the effort!
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Alex37 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
:)
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finding-equilibrium Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Spectacular for sure!
Awesome shot! :)
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Alex37 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you
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finding-equilibrium Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Welcome :)
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InsanitysArtist Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2011  Student General Artist
This is fantastic!
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Alex37 Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks
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