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Campbeltown Airport Tower & The Milky Way

Campbeltown Airport Tower & The Milky Way

Another clear night was forecast which gave me the opportunity to capture two images of Campbeltown Airport Tower & The Milky Way, I’m still riding my wave of Astrophotography enthusiasm after my recent post capturing the… 478 more words

Argyll

Rhunahaorine Point

Rhunahaorine Point

I was looking for a location to photograph from that I hadn’t been to before so decided to use my outing as a bit of a recce to see if I could get a good composition. 843 more words

James Collett

Sun and Rain and Sky and Sea

Anyone contemplating summer camping in Scotland needs to consider the issue of the midge. Faced with this challenge as we planned a trip in July, we decided that coastal camping would be the solution, as we’d be likely to have a breeze which would keep the critters grounded. 985 more words

Camping

Skye Trail Ultra - prelude

April was one of the craziest months I’ve had in years.

It started in Kintyre – with a twitter buddy who I had finally met in real life, a castle, and a couple of beaches. 2,302 more words

Running

Argyll Colliery Miners' portraits by Jan Nimmo

Following on from the making of her documentary film, The Road to Drumleman, about Argyll Colliery, Machrihanish, 1947-1967, Campbeltown born artist, Jan Nimmo decided to continue working on gathering images and stories related to Kintyre’s mining past. 203 more words

Sunset at Machrihanish

Sunset at Machrihanish

I captured this Sunset at Machrihanish a few nights ago but it was not the shot I was hoping to get.

I had headed out with the camera hoping to capture an image that I had see whilst out for a cycle a few weeks ago, however en route to this location I could tell that it wasn’t going to go the way I was hoping so I scrapped those plans and headed for Machrihanish. 258 more words

James Collett

Sunset from Bellochantuy Beach

Sunset from Bellochantuy Beach

This week The Daily Post ask us to show them something that brings us ‘Satisfaction‘, for me apart from my family, I find Photography greatly satisfying, most of the time lol, as with this Sunset from Bellochantuy Beach shoot. 228 more words

James Collett