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 …

A world without colour

When looking through my galleries on Instagram, Flickr or Google+ you'll see a pattern emerge. My pictures are mainly landscape, sometimes with old churches, castles or houses included but landscape all the same. There is another common recurring theme, the vast majority of my pictures are in colour. Colour always seems easier, it is after …

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 …