Trees 6: white

Taken a few years ago, when an overnight snowfall had transformed the trees behind our house into feathery tendrils of …

Nacreous clouds

Over the last couple of days, towards sunrise and sunset, our skies have contained something that I never really hoped …

Trees 5: Reflections

This photo was taken a misty day last winter, by the Lake of Menteith.  The tree seemed to be dipping …

Trees 4: monochrome

These Scots pines were photographed in colour, although you'd never think so! The cold December drizzle turned everything …

Trees 2: Sunlight

Lit by a fleeting patch of sunlight, these larches glow like candles beside the shore of Loch Lubnaig.   The shorter trees to the …

Trees 1: Winter beech

In this new photo-series I’m going to share some of my favourite photos of trees.    This old beech tree, photographed near Kelso …

Scottish islands: Islay

The third in my photo-series on Scottish islands focuses on Islay, with a winter sunset seen from Portnahaven.   This …

Ardnamurchan’s volcano

There can't be many places in the UK where you can drive through the magma chamber of an extinct volcano...