A blooming great welcome

Lovely to return from our holiday to find that the rose plant which I bought in spring has been lapping up the combination of rain and heat whilst we were away, to present us with 6 blooms on our arrival home.

7th July 2012 | Read more »

Rose garden… before the roses

The Rosengarten (Rose Garden) in Bern is high on the hill to the east of the city, with fantastic views across the Aare meander and the lower part of the old city.

7th April 2011 | Read more »

Summer in the mountains

A view of the lake shore at the tiny mountain village of Melchsee Frutt in canton Obwalden, Switzerland.

12th June 2010 | Read more »

Pink Cones

Pink pine cones amongst a mass of natural colour on the trees outside our window at home.

8th May 2010 | Read more »

Gimme! Gimme!

27th April 2010 | Read more »

Trossach Mountains from the A9

Driving between Stirling and Perth on our way back to Angus, I saw this jaw-droppingly beautiful pink sunset over a fog-covered winter landscape alongside the main road. So, I jumped on the brakes, pulled into a farm access road and waded through calf-deep snow to get as many shots as I could before the light changed.

11th January 2010 | Read more »


Jo poses for an unusual night-time portrait in Spiez.

2nd August 2009 | Read more »

Winter pre-dawn

28th November 2007 | Read more »