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Glasgow Welcomes the World

So proud of Glasgow -the place of our birth. Here’s a great blog from a great blogger at the commonwealth games. Advertisements

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10 Great Places to see Autumn Leaves in Scotland

Originally posted on Wild about Scotland:
Loch Dunmore (Photo credit: Baaker 2009 CC 2.0) Lonely Planet has recently voted Scotland one of the top places in the world to see autumn leaves. I suspect this probably comes as little surprise…

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Outlander TV News and Callanish Stones pic

A new website devoted to the creation of the TV series based on the Outlander books has taken one of our images as its banner image. About Outlander TV News | Outlander TV News. Mhairi’s image of the Callanish stones … Continue reading

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Make your own antique print

Whilst visiting an antique shop in Rait , Perthshire, we became enchanted by a small black and white photographic print.  It was of the Skye Cuillin and had the look of an early 20th century photograph.  The Cuillin mountains looked black … Continue reading

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Happy St Andrew’s Day

To all our friends and online followers – Happy St Andrew’s Day. Especially for those not able to be in Scotland today   – it is awffy bonny with a clear blue sky on a crisp November morning. This picture … Continue reading

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Plane dives towards our house

The benefit of always having a camera to hand is you never know when a plane is about to dive towards your house. Mhairi caught this on camera. It is a C130 Hercules flying extremely low. This is not an … Continue reading

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Black and white drama in the middle of Scotland

The photograph below was taken by Mhairi in the middle of the day. The composition is made even more effective by converting into black and white. Selective use of contrast and vingetting has been enhanced in digital processing. This makes … Continue reading

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Who has heard of Ardnamurchan

Who has heard of Ardnamurchan? People that live there and its tourism trade believe you probably haven’t. They make a virtue of its quiet almost secret qualities and a best kept secret at that. Ardnamurchan Point, with its lighthouse, is … Continue reading

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Capturing space colour and form

This time on the Isle of Harris I considered the ability of a photograph to capture less detail but more feeling. What is it that attracts us to coastal scenes or misty landscapes but the ability to see what’s not … Continue reading

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Beka Globe a Harris photographer

One of the joys of visiting the Islands of Scotland is that they are the chosen home and gallery of many fantastic artists.  We purchased stunning prints from a superb photographer that works on the Isle of Harris. Beka Globe produces … Continue reading

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