Scottish Nightscapes

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Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye There is something incredibly intimidating when you stand alone in the dark among the weirdly shaped rock pinnacles. All other walkers are long gone and it is just me there, staring into the sky, hoping the … Continue reading

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JURA: THE WILD ISLAND – BEAUTIFULLY PRODUCED PHOTOGRAPHY BOOK ABOUT ISLE OF JURA

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Jura: The Wild Island   ALL COPIES WILL ARRIVE SIGNED! Jura: The Wild Island – beautifully produced photography book (hardcover) about Isle of Jura. Order a copy via PayPal below. (You can preview the book on Blurb.com here, but  do not buy it via … Continue reading

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Jura in Winter. Blizzard – Quick Video

Blizzard on Jura – Quick Video!

Snow Blizzard on Jura, Video!

Snow Blizzard on Jura, Video!

You would be right, most of the time, thinking that we hardly ever get snow on Jura and that the temperatures here almost always stay above zero. Yes, most of the time, but then there are days when the cold winter air at higher altitudes changes rain into snow and brings it to the island by the perpetually blowing westerly wind. The northerly wind can often follow bringing clear air and sub zero temperatures freezing the lochs and and conserving the snow on the hills. The face of the island then changes beyond recognition. You feel as if you were somewhere else, in mini Switzerland, or in the Arctic, perhaps. That feeling can often intensify by strong winds that can blow viciously at higher altitudes even a couple hundred meters above Craighouse. And if you are deeper inland or on the ridge finding your way back when the visibility drops can be a bit of a challenge. But on a cold, clear and sunny day nothing beats the snow covered Paps, the frozen Loch an t-Siob and the dark brown silhouettes of the stags trotting through the snow. At times like these, there’s no other place I’d rather be.

 

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Images and Prints of Jura in Winter

 

 

 

Snow Blizzard on Jura, Video!

Snow Blizzard on Jura, Video!

Blizzard on the way to Dubh Bheinn (13.01.15)  – Quick VIDEO!

 

 

 

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Winter panorama of the Paps of Jura, Isle of Jura, Scotland

Winter panorama of the Paps of Jura, Isle of Jura, Scotland (jra-5)

Winter panorama of the Paps of Jura, Isle of Jura, Scotland

Winter panorama of the Paps of Jura, Isle of Jura, Scotland

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Two rutting deer, Isle of Jura, Scotland

Two rutting deer, Isle of Jura, Scotland (jar-8)

Two rutting deer, Isle of Jura

Two rutting deer, Isle of Jura

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Country road in Oman


Country road in Oman (
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Country road in Oman

Country road in Oman

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Country road leading to Drakensberg and Lesotho, South Africa

Country road leading to Drakensberg and Lesotho, South Africa (sa_2-4)

Country road leading to Drakensberg and Lesotho, South Africa

Country road leading to Drakensberg and Lesotho, South Africa

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