Monday, 6 July 2015

Mammatus clouds - at last!

I was beginning to despair of ever seeing mammatus clouds, but this week there they were right over our street.  We've had an epic overnight thunderstorm in Edinburgh (which I slept through), so the conditions were right. 

Saturday, 13 June 2015

Christening shawl

Reminds me of the fragile beauty of my children's christening shawls.

Saturday, 10 May 2014

Old College dome

Feathery clouds over the University of Edinburgh's Old College.

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Sunday, 27 April 2014

The veil

 Poised over my home village on Speyside, on the Easter weekend.

Normal back garden view - includes a bit of the greenhouse, two local industries (a garage and a distillery) and the remains of an early 13th century castle on the hill. 

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Monday, 20 January 2014

Sunday, 5 January 2014

Old College cloud

I have a lot of cloud catch-up to do from 2013.  Here's the first, from the University of Edinburgh's Old College in September.