Beasties that swim

Beasties that swim

  • Leaping Salmon, Buchanty Spout
    Beasties that swim

    Leaping Salmon, Buchanty Spout

    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 will tell you, it can be tricky.Β  You have no idea when the fish will jump, or where the fish will jump. This is why…

  • Beasties that swim,  Edinburgh

    Seals Taking it Easy in the Forth near Edinburgh

    Seals in the River Forth taking it easy. These seals are almost always visible, at Morrison's Haven just outside of Edinburgh.Β  To see them, head out of Musselburgh, past the racecourse, and take the coast road. Not far along the road you see Prestongrange Mining Museum on the right - almost opposite there is a sign for the coastal path…

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    Beasties that swim

    Dolphins

    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 in an instant – and you are invariably on the wrong side of the ferry. These were taken on a ferry from South Uist to…