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Good Friday

I took this whilst staying at the hostel at Howmore which lies on the west coast of South Uist, Western Isles, Scotland. In the next field was a ruined Celtic chapel and the burial ground of the Clan Ranald chiefs. Soon after taking this, the sky turned black. We were spared the downpour and treated to the most amazing rainbow that arched over the ruins and was there a pot of gold at either end...

Good Friday

I took this whilst staying at the hostel at Howmore which lies on the west coast of South Uist, Western Isles, Scotland. In the next field was a ruined Celtic chapel and the burial ground of the Clan Ranald chiefs. Soon after taking this, the sky turned black. We were spared the downpour and treated to the most amazing rainbow that arched over the ruins and was there a pot of gold at either end...

comments (12)

  • Mal
  • United Kingdom
  • 10 Apr 2009, 00:15
gosh Pixie! If anyone can present a common motif in an effective thought provoking way then you can! Love the shot, very well done. mal
  • anniedog
  • United Kingdom
  • 10 Apr 2009, 10:01
This is simply beautiful Jose. I'm not a practising Christian but this packs a very powerful message in a beautifully subtle and simple way. I wish I had taken this!
Ingrid
  • Ellie
  • England
  • 10 Apr 2009, 12:33
Perfect picture for today Jose.
This is such a strong composition, perfect for today, and great imagination to see it in the first place.
i remember a similar shot of yours from way back Jose and this is equally superbsmile
  • VZ
  • United States
  • 10 Apr 2009, 18:31
A dialogue between an ephemeral and an eternal.
Good thinking, Ms. Pixie.
This is a wonderful shot and a fine one for this time of year
  • paul
  • United Kingdom
  • 10 Apr 2009, 19:39
a very appropriate image for the day - but this would be a great picture any day
What an eye you have, excellent shot!
Powerful stuff Jose, I can't wait for Sundays post!-)
Perfect image for this day
  • theys
  • Belgium
  • 24 Nov 2009, 23:42
Very nice photo well composed and beautiful tone, bravo

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