Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Silver Cloud in Oban

Silver Cloud and tender boat
One of the smaller, more upmarket cruise ships visiting Oban today.  Tender at Oban Times slip

Monday, 27 June 2011


seal 2
Swimming around the fishing boats in Mallaig harbour.

Sunday, 26 June 2011

Western Isles mast

Western Isles mast
Not on the Western Isles,  but on the Knoydart ferry 'MV Western isles' from Mallaig to Inverie and Tarbet

Saturday, 25 June 2011

Mallaig harbour

Mallaig harbour 2/3
View of Mallaig as the Knoydart ferry 'Western Isles' sailed for Inverie

Thursday, 23 June 2011

Black throated diver seen on Loch Shiel

Cruising Loch Shiel on MV Sileas
a great cruise on MV Sileas from Glenfinnan to Acharacle and back again.

Interesting commentary on history, geology, wildlife & culture.  Well worth doing.

Tuesday, 21 June 2011

Purple mushroom

Purple mushroom
probably inedible- or poisonous if eaten; unless you know different?

Skeleton trees

Skeleton trees
remnants of a massive fire a few years ago

Saturday, 18 June 2011

Caledonian Canal

Caledonian Canal 3/12
sun shining and boats moving through the locks

Sunday, 5 June 2011

Poppy in greyscale

Poppy experimenting 2/2
taken wtih the camera in B&W setting.  Experimental

Wednesday, 1 June 2011

Lauren L at Ballachulish

Lauren L at Ballachulish 4/7
Luxury mini cruise ship,  photo taken from inside Loch Leven looking out