Loch An Eilein is situated in the council area of Badenoch and Strathspey, Scotland. The loch sits on the Rothiemurchus estate, about 5 km south of Aviemore. The name Loch an Eilein is Gaelic for ‘loch of the island’. This is because in the middle of the Loch is a small island on which are the ruins of a castle.

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Nikon D7000
Nikkor 16-85mm
1/250 sec
ISO 100
FL 16mm


loch an eilein, scotland, xandru

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  • Charmiene Maxwell-batten
    Charmiene Maxw...over 2 years ago


  • Many thanks for the fav and compliment, Charmiene.

    – Xandru

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 2 years ago

    Lovely capture

  • Thank you for kind comment, Larry.

    – Xandru

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezover 2 years ago

    Superb, one of my favourite places on the Rothiemurchus estate …

  • Glad you like it Tom. Thanks for the fav and kind comments.

    – Xandru

  • Lois  Bryan
    Lois Bryanover 2 years ago

    so beautiful!!!!

  • Hi Lois, lots of thanks for the fav and compliment.

    – Xandru

  • Alessandra Antonini
    Alessandra Ant...over 2 years ago

    beautiful capture!

  • Thank you very much for the fav and kind comment, Alessandra.

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  • Martina Fagan
    Martina Faganover 2 years ago

    beautiful image

  • Thanks a lot for the fav and compliment, Martina.

    – Xandru

  • Guendalyn
    Guendalynover 2 years ago

    STUNNING !!!

  • Thanks for the fav and comment, Guendalyn.

    – Xandru

  • Gary L   Suddath
    Gary L Suddathover 2 years ago

    beautiful capture

  • Thanks for dropping by and compliment, Gary.

    – Xandru

  • jeanlphotos
    jeanlphotosover 2 years ago

  • Many thanks for the feature, its greatly appreciated.

    – Xandru

  • Julie  White
    Julie Whiteover 2 years ago

    Simply superb capture Xandru.

  • Glad you like it Julie. Thanks for the fav and kind comments. Alex -

    – Xandru

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