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Kirkcudbright Marina

A late afternoon view of the Dee Estuary and Kirkcudbright Marina taken at low tide in January. There’s a melancholy quality to wintertime photos that I like for their moody feel, but at least this one is enlivened by having a blue sky.


Searching For Summerisle

Growing up, The Wicker Man was one of those films I had heard about but never had the chance to see. It was an obscure title that seemed a world away from Elm Street or Camp Crystal Lake, something that belonged to an older age of horror, more myth than reality. 930 more words


Ross Bay

Ross Bay lies on the west side of Kirkcudbright Bay. It is a quiet and isolated spot and is rarely visited despite its close proximity to the small town of Kirkcudbright.


Towards Torrs

This view from Meikle Ross, looking east across the mouth of Kirkcudbright Bay with the small Ross Bay in the foreground, shows Torrs Point in the distance, and is typical of the mellow landscape and coast of Dumfries and Galloway in the south of Scotland.



The lighting in exhibition galleries is frequently excellent for portrait photography and where photography is allowed my camera is usually at the ready.

This portrait was taken during the summer festivities exhibition in Kirkcudbright. 27 more words


Threave Castle from Balmaghie

The square monolith of Threave Castle stands off in the distance on its small island in the middle of the river Dee, so quite what the round tower structure in the foreground is I’m unsure. 91 more words


Brighouse Woods 4

Wintertime in Brighouse Woods, and several dozen digital  snaps followed by several years of editing gestation, and we have a short series of images of winter in the woods of Dumfries and Galloway.