Cascades from the Black Cuillin above, frothing through the gabbro and basalt, following a relentless journey forging channels into the rock.  The spray sparkles as the water makes its way to Loch Sligachan. 

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It reaches the bottom of the falls and creates a marble surface as it speeds over grey, blue, green and gold tinged rocks that have lain in the same place for many years, unable to break free. 

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The patterns and shapes created by the water are endless and ever-changing.

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As I leave, the skies overhead turn grey, the water is lifeless, leaving no traces of the kaleidoscope of colour hiding below.  The power of light . . .

Excerpt from my Journal – Sligachan, Isle of Skye, 14 April 2021

Alison Price

Alison Price

My name is Alison Price and for the past ten years I have travelled the world photographing wildlife, including Alaska, Antarctica, Borneo, Botswana, the Canadian Arctic, Kenya, Rwanda, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
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