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Outer Hebrides

Purple Heather

Purple Heather Purple heather growing along the shores of a Hebridean loch – Loch Bharp on South Uist.

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Edinburgh from The Pentland Hills

Edinburgh from The Hills An unusual shot of Edinburgh Castle, taken from the Pentland Hills – showing the river Forth and the Fife Coastline in the background

Loch Rusky

Loch Rusky

Loch Rusky Loch Rusky is a picturesque loch near Callander in the trossachs.

Loch Rusky


Osprey An Osprey catching a Trout on Loch Rusky in the Trossachs


Swan Taking Off

Lift Off A swan doing its best to take off on the River Esk. Eventually it ran out of runway and gave up!


Fishing the Dap

Fishing the Dap Fishing the Dap for sea trout and salmon is a popular method in Scotland.  A long rod and a light floss line are used with a large bushy artificial fly. The breeze […]

Outer Hebrides

Hebridean Morning

Early Morning Early morning light – from the Loch Boisdale to Mallaig ferry

Central Belt

The Kelpies

The Kelpies The Kelpies – you can’t miss these 30 metre high, metal horse head sculptures if you drive along the M9 motorway  near Grangemouth. What is a Kelpie?  A Kelpie, or Water Horse is […]

wojtek the bear

Wojtek the Bear

Wojtek the bear Wojtek the bear belonged to a polish army unit during WWII.  When the war ended, in order to take Wojtek with them to Scotland, the Poles officially drafted him into the army […]

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The High Street Edinburgh

The High Street Edinburgh Looking down the High Street Edinburgh towards Holyrood Palace and the Scottish Parliament.

Loch Rusky

Loch Rusky

Loch Rusky A very bright start to the day’s fishing on Loch Rusky, near Calendar. In recent years, a pair of Ospreys have nested on the shores of the loch, and can often be seen […]


The Royal Yacht Britannia

The Royal Yacht Britannia The Royal Yacht Britannia, formerly used by the queen, is now moored at Ocean Terminal, Leith, Edinburgh. It is well worth a visit.

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Beasties that swim

Edinburgh Seals

Seals Seals basking in the evening sun on the shores of the Forth, just outside Edinburgh

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Cramond Weir, Edinburgh

Cramond Weir The Old Cramond Weir on the river Almond at Cramond.  There is an attractive walkway alongside the river here.