Tuesday, 21 January 2014


The 700th anniversary falls this year. This print by Peter McDermott launched at the Trade Show.  Just for a change.

Monday, 20 January 2014

Trade Show

Must be in Scotland. Dodgy phone photo.

Sunday, 19 January 2014

BBC Scotland

The trade show is in the SEC and the Beeb are neighbors across the Clyde.  The view as we left tonight.

Saturday, 18 January 2014


David's fish tank.  Through in Glasgow for a trade show so no Edinburgh posts.

Friday, 17 January 2014

Dante's Inferno?

Well no, it's Gregor from the Garage next door cleaning a kiddies fairground ride prior to refurbishing.

Thursday, 16 January 2014


The pedestrian entry to this small industrial estate in Leith.

Wednesday, 15 January 2014


Circular recess at the old Royal High School.

Tuesday, 14 January 2014


Accross Inverleith Park to the Castle from Inverleith Place.

Monday, 13 January 2014

Palace and Chimneys.

The Palace of Holyrood House with St Anthony's Chapel and the Salisbury Crags in the rear.

Sunday, 12 January 2014

Pentland Encounter

Walking in the Pentland Hills south of Edinburgh this morning with Tom Bain.

Saturday, 11 January 2014

Edinburgh, from Blackford Hill

Looking north towards the castle, the Forth and Fife.

Friday, 10 January 2014


Started off quite nice today back back to gloom and rain by afternoon.  This is in the National Gallery, one of the better lit areas, heading to the subterranean section.

Thursday, 9 January 2014

Old Calton Burial Ground

As seen over the wall on Waterloo place.  Main features, the Martyr's Memorial and Hume's Mausoleum.

Wednesday, 8 January 2014


This is in Calton Road under the arch of the supporting bridge for Waterloo place.  The lights shine up the curved walls and change colour.

Tuesday, 7 January 2014

Awaiting Collection

Christmas well and truly discarded.

Monday, 6 January 2014


The phone in my local bank branch that can be accessed by the customers.

Sunday, 5 January 2014

Ice Wall

The phone again.  In Glasgow for the day escaping the never ceasing rain and wind.  A corner of X- Scape has been given over to a little ice climbing section. Trying out my new axes.

Saturday, 4 January 2014

George Street

Taken with my phone, last of the Christmas decorations for this year.  When it was a Bank it wouldn't have looked like this.

Friday, 3 January 2014

Edinburgh and Cockenzie

The building is the Cockenzie Power Station.  Now closed, the chiumneys will be dismantled but the turbine hall maintained in case the decide to reuse with another fuel.  It was coal fired.

Thursday, 2 January 2014

Beach, Aberlady

Nice day for a walk in E Lothian

Wednesday, 1 January 2014


Barney is demonstrating his mastery of deferred gratification. He will sit forever until given the nod and won't even look at the biscuits on his paws. A lot better than most humans, especially at this time of year. Happy New Year.