Leaping Salmon, Buchanty Spout, Sept 2018 One of the best places in Scotland to see or photograph leaping salmon, is Buchanty Spout in Perthshire. As anyone who has tried to take shots of salmon jumping […]
Seals in the River Forth taking it easy. These seals are almost always visible, at Morrison’s Haven just outside of Edinburgh. To see them, head out of Musselburgh, past the racecourse, and take the coast […]
Red Deer Got pretty close to these red deer hinds before I was spotted. Managed to get a couple of pictures, then they were gone.
Magpie A magpie cooling his toes in the last of the winter snow.
Lift Off A swan doing its best to take off on the River Esk. Eventually it ran out of runway and gave up!
Red Throated Diver A Red Throated Diver, Loch Fada, South Uist
Dolphins Travelling from the mainland to the Outer Hebrides, you will often see dolphins swimming alongside the ferry. Trying to get a photograph of them is really difficult as they tend to appear and disappear […]
Highland Cow The classic Highland cow – or as we say in Scotland, a hielan coo
Kingfisher This Kingfisher was feeding on shrimps at the mouth of the Esk near musselburgh.
These pictures of wading birds and ducks were taken at a pond near the shores of the Forth, just outside Edinburgh. Normally the wading birds like the Godwits, Oyster Catchers and Redshanks would have been […]