afwrite's photos with the water

Sundown at Ballachulish

Sundown at Ballachulish
At the end of a wonderful day on the mountains above Ballachulish, the sun said goodnight in spectacular fashion. Looking west over across Loch Linnhe to the Ardgour peninsula from South Ballachulish, close to the bridge. Sunday 27th April 2014, Scotland
Added on May  2, 2014

Ice Flowers - view large

Ice Flowers - view large
After washing my car on Sunday, the clean glass formed these icy frond formations with the overnight frost. 9am, 3rd March 2014, Bridge Of Weir, Scotland.
Added on March  4, 2014

Catchy title

Catchy title
After a fine hiking weekend, about to board the ferry back from Arran to Ardrossan in Scotland. July 2011.
Added on February 22, 2014

On reflection, I think it's me !

On reflection, I think it's me !
Forth & Clyde Canal at Bowling with no wind and three swans trying to work out why the buildings and the reflections are different. 1st December 2013, Scotland.
Added on February 10, 2014

Cobbler waterfall - Allt a' Bhalachain

Cobbler waterfall - Allt a' Bhalachain
This large pool and waterfall are near the very bottom of the river at the foot of the Cobbler, leading down from the dam. This is almost at the abandoned pier at Loch Long on one of the original paths up through the forest. 21st March 2013 after particul…
Added on March 28, 2013

Sundown over Arran

Sundown over Arran
North of Largs view across the Firth Of Clyde from the car. Wednesday 6th February 2013.
Added on February  7, 2013

Tête à Tête dewdrops

Tête à Tête dewdrops
Dwarf daffodils in the dew outside my flat. Sunday 17th February, Bridge Of Weir Scotland. The winter is waning! Roll on Summer!
Added on February 18, 2013

Water of life

Water of life
Under the beech trees beside my flat, little sparkly dewdrops on a young buttercup plant, perhaps. 28th April 2013
Added on May 14, 2013

Inchmahome Priory

Inchmahome Priory
Always a magical place, this is the ruined priory on the island of Inchmahome
in the Lake of Menteith near Aberfoyle, Scotland. Maintained by Historic Scotland, it's great for a romantic picnic and a bit of sunbathing, surrounded by 400 year old trees an…
Added on May 13, 2011

Cloudburst - view large

Cloudburst - view large
View across Loch Leven and Loch Linnhe from North Ballachulish to Onich and Ardgour, Highland region, Scotland. Late evening Saturday 28th May after some gruelling weather (including snow + hail) hillwalking and camping near Ratagan.
Added on May 29, 2011

Picnic - Scottish style

Picnic - Scottish style
Some happy off-duty highland dancers decided to have their lunch at this picnic table while enjoying the scottish summer weather at the Glasgow Mela in Kelvingrove Park, Saturday 18th June 2011.
Added on June 26, 2011

I heart U

I heart U
Found this laurel leaf on the path around the waterworks at Mugdock Reservoir at Milngavie, near Glasgow on Saturday 17th March on a cool but sunny day in Scotland. These used to be a rare thing but we've had a solid week of warm sunshine. Some romantic c…
Added on March 31, 2012

Pond life

Pond life
I climbed Beinn an Lochain [901m] at the weekend with the HF club and found this small lochan full of these vibrant grasses and made a point of getting some snaps on the way down.Got savaged by at least 27 midges at the summit while trying eat my pork pie…
Added on July 12, 2012

Ben Lomond wintry rainbow

Ben Lomond wintry rainbow
Winter rainbow on Ben Lomond 9.30am Sunday 18th November 2012, west shore of Loch Lomond near Luss, Scotland. On my way north to climb Ben Vorlich in the snow! Ben Lomond (3,196 ft above sea level) is the southernmost munro in Scotland. Munro is the heigh…
Added on November 19, 2012

Bowling Harbour and Erskine Bridge sunrise

Bowling Harbour and Erskine Bridge sunrise
Sunrise at Bowling Harbour on the north side of the River Clyde, Scotland, Thursday 4th October 2012 7:50am.
Added on October  9, 2012

4:01:40 am

4:01:40 am
Summer Solstice morning above the river Clyde at Greenock as dawn breaks. The midges were wide awake too. June 21 2009, Greenock, Scotland.
Added on June 28, 2009

Autumn plumage

Autumn plumage
Chasing the sun late on a September saturday afternoon in Arrochar. At the top of the rail track on the way up to the Cobbler the views down Loch Long opened up and the warm autumn breeze made up for the rubbish summer that we've had. 12th September 2009.
Added on September 14, 2009

Caught on camera

Caught on camera
This is the Poemcatcher on the seafront at North Berwick , Scotland, at Fringe On The Sea on 14th August 2010. He is publishing a book of poems called Salty, volunteered by festival-goers during the week. Watch out for mine - 'Get Up!'
What an amazing…
Added on August 31, 2010