Kingfisher

Ran into this chap on while out for a walk today Advertisements

Learning to fish

A young Gannet diving for fish off the Orkney island of Swona.

The Isles of Mull, Iona and Staffa

Images from the Inner Hebrides

The Mines of Aghios Sostis

On the Cycladic island of Sifnos, a small footpath from the Heronnisos road leads through the fields to Aghios Sostis church, which sits on a small peninsula. The peninsula was the site of extensive nineteenth century iron ore mining, and piles of spoil and ore are still visible. The mines are now abandoned, apart from the […]

James Colquhoun

This image is from the fascinating graveyard at Luss, on the banks of Loch Lomond. The heart of the Colquhoun family’s territory. The deceased was a servant.

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A walk to Cadder Church

These images were taken on a walk from Balmore to Cadder Church in East Dunbartonshire. The current Cadder Church is a nineteenth century building restored in 1908, but there has been a church on the site since the Middle Ages. The Church is close by the Forth and Clyde Canal.  An upturned mortsafe in the […]

A day at the museum

Some images from a recent to the Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford.

The game’s afoot

Wonderful light this evening, herons and roe along the way.

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