Location County Country
Bow Fiddle Rock Moray Scotland

DescriptionA large quartzite rock, around 17 metres high, with an arch eroded out of it standing just off the shore.
What to ShootShoot the arch with rough, textured rocks in the foreground.
What to TakeTake some ND and graduated filters to control contrast and to allow long exposures which look particularly good here.
ParkingYou can park on Patrol Road, at the Addison Street end.
Best TimesThis is a cracking location for sunrise shots.
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Well known artists working at this location

Photographer Website
Mark Setchell www.thesetchells.com
Colin Homes www.longexposuretechniques.com

Sunrise and Sunset times for next 12 months

Date Sunrise (Bearing) Sunset (Bearing)
14-Jun-2017 03:11 (49°) 21:13 (311°)
14-Jul-2017 03:33 (52°) 21:01 (308°)
14-Aug-2017 04:35 (65°) 19:58 (294°)
14-Sep-2017 05:40 (83°) 18:34 (276°)
14-Oct-2017 06:44 (102°) 17:10 (258°)
14-Nov-2017 07:55 (119°) 15:57 (241°)
14-Dec-2017 08:48 (128°) 15:24 (232°)
14-Jan-2018 08:44 (125°) 15:57 (236°)
14-Feb-2018 07:44 (110°) 17:07 (250°)
14-Mar-2018 06:30 (93°) 18:11 (267°)
14-Apr-2018 05:04 (74°) 19:20 (286°)
14-May-2018 03:50 (58°) 20:25 (302°)

N.B. Times are shown in GMT/UTC, so sunrise & sunset will be an hour later during British Summer Time (late March to late October).

Tide Information - courtesy of UK National Oceanography Centre

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Further information about this location

Name Website
Portknockie (Wikipedia) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portknockie

Accommodation and Refreshment

Name Type Distance (miles) Website Phone

The Elms Guesthouse

2 Seafield Place

Cullen

AB56 4UU

BnB 1.7 - +44 1542 841271

Linkbraeheads

Portsoy

AB45 2TX

BnB 6.0 www.linkbraeheads.co.uk +44 1261 842986
Scottish YHA Hostel Unknown (Generic) www.syha.org.uk -
Scottish Independent Hostels Hostel Unknown (Generic) www.hostel-scotland.co.uk -

Please mention the Tripod Holes website when contacting the establishments above.

 

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