It’s been a bit breezy the past couple of days – winds gusting over 50mph locally and up to 100mph nationally. Fortunately, the gardener has just finished staking all the trees that needed it, so the storms passed us by with no significant damage – the only loss appears to …
Bamboo makes for almost ideal bonfire material – dries out easily, burns efficiently, and being hollow, keeps a ready supply of oxygen …
A tree in the middle of Ayr town centre, decked with lights in advance of Christmas
Taken on a long stroll with Dog: from the Southern Upland Way, slightly south of Portpatrick, appreciating patterns of cloud, light and …
Sun, Sea and Sky
Filling the frame: blobs, lines and spaces. Subtle yellow/orange/green-coloured autumn leaves and branches.
Nothing beats a silhouette of shapely trees against a clear blue sky, tinged with glimpses of warm autumn light.
A fence obstructing the entrance to a walk through the woods; the local estate seems to be shutting down for winter.
Low autumn light and undulating landscape
Joys of big-tree country