Weekly Photo Challenge: Off Season

Nairn Beach, along the North-East coast of Scotland, off season in the cold January weather, blanketed in winter snow…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Off Season


Weekly Photo Challenge: Forces of Nature

Once my husband and I went on a daytrip to Brighton between Christmas and New Year – the winter waves that day were truly spectacular… 🙂

Brighton Pier in winter…

Winter waves crashing to shore…

Seagulls playing chicken with the waves… Weekly Photo Challenge: Forces of Nature


Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin’

The topic for this week’s DP Weekly Photo Challenge is Summer Lovin’ – summer in the UK for me is always a time to enjoy being outside, in nature, making the most of whatever warm and dry weather we can get 🙂brighton-pier-at-nightBrighton Pier lighting up the South coast on a warm summer’s eveningbexhill-to-hastingsWalking along the beach from Bexhill towards Hastings on the South coast

hollow-pond-boatingBoating on Hollow Pond, East London

fairground-wanstead-flatsBank Holiday travelling fairground, Wanstead Flats, East London

nairn-harbour-wallWalking along the sea defences, Nairn harbour, Scotland

rose-bush-and-wallWild roses drinking in the beautiful golden evening light, Gollanfield, Scotland



Weekly Photo Challenge: Extra, Extra

I have two images to share on The Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge on the theme of ‘Extra, Extra’.

Both images were taken while visiting my family in the North of Scotland 🙂

beach-with-seagulls-on-sandbar Nairn Beach, on the East coast of Scotland – the ‘extra’ here is either the line of seagulls standing on the sandbar as the tide comes in all around them, or alternatively the beautiful hint of green in the foreground…

sunset-orange-lightThe sun setting over the Black Isle, taken about six miles further west along the coast from Nairn. The ‘extra’ here is in the form of the long fingers of orange light reaching up into the sky, the last grasp of daylight as darkness falls…