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Sail Away

Smithiesshutter is making a comeback with hopefully another five years of blogging after having used up all the 3GB of library memory on the original blog, and is now set up to deal with a new… 184 more words

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Landscape near Borgue 2

The road from Borgue village towards Kirkcudbright runs through a landscape type called ‘drumlin pasture’ which is characterised by low rounded hills that were formed by the retreating ice many thousands of years ago. 30 more words


West from the Borland Road

Sometimes, just sometimes, the sky is enough.

This one is particularly painterly and was taken on the Borland Road, just south of Borgue Village.


A Wooded Shore

An early February view taken on the western side of St Mary’s Isle, Kirkcudbright Bay.


Home from Home

A secret shore made comfortable! ┬áThese home comforts were found along the shore line on St Mary’s Isle, Kirkcudbright Bay, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

A misty February morning however, is not the time to stop and have a siesta!


Edge of the Dark Forest

An experimental mood overcame me as I walked down into the woods on St Mary’s Isle in January. It was a grey misty day and as I walked, I took long exposures without pausing. 41 more words


A Dark Day on the Dee

This is a typical winter scene in these parts.

The River Dee is tidal here and the tide is out on a very misty, cold and grey day, just upriver from Kirkcudbright.