A room with a view!

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Looking down towards Oldshoremoor Bay we see further evidence of these prolific red roofed buildings. A joy for my eyes and hopefully yours.

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Comments (14)

JanDC on June 22

Nice depth view with a beautiful coast line. Like

Kind regards,


NickolayR on June 22

Good investment!

JarekH on June 22

very nice, moody photo L, greetings, Jarek

Steve Paxton on June 23

Herb did you put a down payment for me paradise keep me busy for hours, not sure what Clara would do. so green we only get this close in winter. Steve

Ewa_K on June 23

Small room with great view! LIKE

Andy Rodker on June 23

Terrific shot of this croft Herb.

ysl Best wishes, Andy

Herb Riddle on June 25

Jan, Nickolay, Jarek, Steve, Ewa and Andy, very happy to see you all here again. Indeed I too was very happy to see such crofts and old barns up in the Highlands. Without the red roofs these would go almost unnoticed I think. Here is the HDR version. Many thanks for your great awards.

Best wishes, Herb

SteveW on June 26

Agree with Steve here, it is very green indeed... (a colour not common to an Australians eyes) :)

What a superb location Herb, does someone live there or is the building derelict?

I love the contrast in colour with the red roof..... these are quite common you say?

Andy Rodker on June 26

Both the 'natural' and the HDR versions are good, with the sky being the main beneficiary (the clouds as usual) of the latter. Thanks for showing both for interest Herb.

Gabriel Avramovici on July 3

Beautiful landscape!

Heidiho on July 10

Such a great landscape !

Fantastic series, every pic like a small diamond.

Best regards from Berlin, Heidiho

Herb Riddle on July 13

Steve, Andy, Gabriel and Heidiho, great to see you all here again. Yes, I was very happy with this scenery in Scotland -a very pleasant surprise for me as I had not researched the photo possibilities before I went. (I like to be surprised). I rather doubt that folk still live in these buildings which might have been 'Crofts' once. I think these are just used as out-buildings for the nearby farm. Glad you like my 'variations' Andy. Happy you like this set of 'diamonds' Heidiho.

Best wishes to you all, Herb

Clive on Beara 13 days ago

And what a view! Superb shot.

Herb Riddle 12 days ago

Must remind you of home Clive!.

Cheers, Herb

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  • Uploaded on June 22
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    by Herb Riddle
    • Taken on 2014/06/03 17:02:49
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 50.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/13.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO125
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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