Newshot Island, a Window into the Past

On a very wet and extremely grey day last year, once lockdown had been relaxed a little, I chose to explore the old ships graveyard at Newshot Island, near Erskine.  Although situated just 300m from a housing estate, it’s not the easiest place to get to, at least, the main group of wrecks isn’t. Whether …

RAW around the edges. A day at Loch Leven.

Before I start, I'll apologise for the lower resolution images used on this post. In this trip out I used only my mobile phone (LG G2) for photos. I recently unlocked my phone and have since installed a custom camera that allows manual settings and Adobe DNG RAW files. So all photos were taken as …

Forth and Clyde Canal – Auchinstarry Marina (Kilsyth)

Recently I found myself in Cumbernauld with a couple of hours to kill and little to do. Fortunately I had my camera in the boot of my car. This was not a planned outing and I had no idea where to go locally so I went a short drive. Only 5 minutes away I found …