A few impressions of Edinburgh and the Lothians

I will try to post some images as the slow internet connection and/or laptop permits. My Scotland is fields and hillsides of heather and wild Lupins, castles and towers, amber rivers full of peat (an ingredient of their famous whiskey), jovial Scots and the Scottish Thistle where a bee did a Braveheart showing me only…

One Four Challenge June -Week 3

Do check out Robyn Gosby’s One Four Challenge and all the great submissions. And because I love to travel- Postcards from the Edge Fridge “A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.” J.Billings Process: This week I added layers ( called Fine art Grunge in photoshop) and…

What is beautiful to me – Cee Neuner’s Challenge

Cee Neuner’s Black and white challenge– I have just returned from another visit to Bonny Scotland and Ireland, and family there .  Oh, the light!!! It is truly a photographer’s dream. Here are a few photos (I have a kazillion and more of these two beautiful countries)- but these are of the wonderful town of Old…

More Monochrome Madnesses and Edinburgh

This is my contribution to Leanne and Laura’s MM 32 for this week The fairy tale on Castle Rock It is believed that Castle Rock which was formed from an early volcanic eruption, has been a fort of some kind since the Iron Age.  One of the colourful stories of this famous site says that…