For the duration of this notice, unless otherwise stated, all images have been trawled from my photographic archives... 2020 was not my most prolific camera year, so have some catching up to do!!!

31 August 2017

30 August 2017

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Wings on Wednesday - 
YAM's take on the good, the bad, the ugly and the downright hilarious in photographing birds.


They were a long way off, these shelduck and gulls...

29 August 2017

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Shipping by...


The Targale travels the globe with oil on board.

28 August 2017

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Monday's Critters


I stretched Fudge's lens for this one... not because that was one massive bull, but because there didn't appear to be a road up to that gate...

27 August 2017

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MOONdays


A bit hazy, but there she blows...

26 August 2017

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Saturday Symmetry


Gotta love those old benches...

25 August 2017

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"Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence."
(Erich Fromm)


24 August 2017

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...and here we are again folks... Thursday. Oh well, we can cross that bridge...


23 August 2017

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Wings on Wednesday - 
YAM's take on the good, the bad, the ugly and the downright hilarious in photographing birds.

This was a special shot...
It is a female Siskin. They are notoriously elusive. It was a one-off moment.  

22 August 2017

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Shipping by...

CHARLIE JACK(WK862) is a 4.95m fishing vessel made of Fibre glass in 1989 registered at SCRABSTER, Sutherlandshire... photographed  in Golspie harbour.

21 August 2017

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Monday's Critters


Waiting for the pipe band... 

20 August 2017

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SUNdays


Breakthrough at the
Rest And Be Thankful,
Argyllshire.

19 August 2017

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Saturday Symmetry


Marbellous symmetry...

18 August 2017

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"The fabric of existence weaves itself whole."
(Charles Ives)


17 August 2017

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Goodness gracious me. Thurs-dee... see the sea.


16 August 2017

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Wings on Wednesday - 
YAM's take on the good, the bad, the ugly and the downright hilarious in photographing birds.


Eider are prolific round the Scottish shores.

15 August 2017

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Shipping by...

One of the many small naval vessels spotted on the Clyde...

14 August 2017

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Monday's Critters


Her Horness the Highland Heifer

13 August 2017

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SUNdays


A bright day creates fascination on the ceiling...

12 August 2017

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Saturday Symmetry


A suburban railway bridge in Edinburgh advertises itself to tall traffic with symmetrical style.

11 August 2017

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"There must be something beyond slaughter and barbarism to support the existence of Mankind, and we must all help search for it."
(Carlos Fuentes)


10 August 2017

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Blow me over with a puff of breath - 'tis Thursday again!


09 August 2017

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Wings on Wednesday - 
YAM's take on the good, the bad, the ugly and the downright hilarious in photographing birds.


The daddy of the cygnets you saw here last week... with a few of the good ol' Scottish 'midgies' to keep him company.

08 August 2017

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Shipping by...

I have lost my little book in which I record the ship details... and just can't quite make out the name on the stern. Suffice to say it's an oil tanker out of Nassau with the second name of Britannia...

07 August 2017

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Monday's Critters


What fine lashes you have m'dear...

06 August 2017

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SUNdays


You can tell by the trees this was not taken recently... but at least the sun was shining!

05 August 2017

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Saturday Symmetry


Glasgow Central Rail Station. Nothing like a bit of girder-work and a row of turnstiles to get the symmetrical juices running!

04 August 2017

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"May my soul bloom in love for all existence."
(Rudolf Steiner)


03 August 2017

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Once more unto Thursday, dear friends...


...come out, it's quite safe...

02 August 2017

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Wings on Wednesday - 
YAM's take on the good, the bad, the ugly and the downright hilarious in photographing birds.


The problem with wee birdies in big grass is the autofocus disnae ken whit to do!

I could have switched to manual... but I kinda like this effect.

They are cygnets, by the way - we have a resident swan couple up at Bishop's Glen.

01 August 2017

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Shipping by...


"Oh you kin tak' the low road,
or the high road...
but ah'll jus' float on by,
on the bonny bonny watters
o' Loch Lomond..."

😎