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Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye

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Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye
Staffin, Highlands and Islands, Scotland
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About the photo:

The rock needle known as the Old Man of Storr is one of the most iconic views of Skye, but most photos show it from below. I decided to do something a little different, so I scrambled up onto the cliffs above the 'Old Man' and photographed down onto the needle. I don't have the best head for heights, so I was more than a bit nervous setting up my tripod right on the edge of the cliffs, but I love this view; it takes in much of what makes Skye such a special place, with the stunning geology and spectacular views.

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