Photography by Ian Cameron
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Tide Surge Fingal's Cave, Staffa, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, icon, cave, spectacular, hexagonal, terraces, basalt, column photo
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Tide Surge Fingal's Cave   Staffa, Inner Hebrides, Scotland

I found this icon of the Inner hebrides known as Fingal's cave every bit as spectacular as I hoped it would be with vertical multi-coloured columns of basalt and their hexagonal pavement terraces structurally fascinting.  This one was taken late afternoon with the sun a touch less diffuse than i would like but it sure made the water glow turquoise as it surged up the crevice to the vertical purple algae covered basalt columns at the end of the cave.

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