Taken 12-Sep-09
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Category:Scenic
Subcategory:Landscapes
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Keywords:Blaven, Cill Chriosd, Cuillin, Isle of Skye, Landscapes, Quarry ruin, Scotland, Scottish Landscape Photography, Strath Suardal, marble, mountains, pictures of scotland, scenic
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Dimensions2524 x 3786
Original file size7.49 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken12-Sep-09 13:40
Date modified4-Jul-10 20:55
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 40D
Focal length119 mm
Max lens aperturef/5.7
Exposure1/30 at f/11
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias-1 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 100
Metering modePattern
Quarry ruin and Rowanberries, Strath Suardal, Isle of Skye. Scotland.

Quarry ruin and Rowanberries, Strath Suardal, Isle of Skye. Scotland.

This ruin sits on the site of the old Marble quarry in Strath Suardal above Lochan Cill Chriosd, near Torrin. There are many other ruins nearby, workmen's cottages.
The Wild Rowan has sought to grow on the remains of the Lum... (chimney in Scots speak..)
The Rowan is said to guard against Witches....
Bla Bheinn (Blaven) in the distance keeps watch.
Blaven belongs to the Black Cuillin mountains.
Isle of Skye, Scotland.