Photo of Ring of Brodgar at dawn, Orkney

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Ring of Brodgar at dawn, Orkney

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Ring of Brodgar at dawn, Orkney
Orkney - Stenness, Highlands and Islands, England
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Another photo of one of my favourite places, the Ring of Brodgar on Orkney. The stone in the foreground was hit by lightning in the 1980s, after it had stood untouched for thousands of years. One thing about taking early morning photos is that while it can be chilly, the midges don't bother you - a definite plus in my books, especially compared to the swarms that accompany you if you try to photograph summer sunsets!

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