A small album from Crichton Castle; a ruined castle near the village of Crichton in Midlothian link
Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay.
Shot taken Back in happier days 2010
In 2002 the City Art Center hosted ‘The Art Of Star Wars exhibition’ this had props and costumes from the Star Wars films, up to the then newly released Episode I
I never thought I would uploaded these photos again, before my over complicated back up regime I thought these were most certainly lost; Indeed almost forgotten about! Looking at the rather embarrassing web cache of this site, one stumbled across these photos again – aye, I’m having them back thank you very much!
Honestly the photos are rubbish, with a low resolution of 640*480, taken with I think Olympus digital camera, with a Smart media card, the camera was extremely basic. the photos are certainly unique, Unfortunately there are only a handful. Plus I took them before I cared about taking a decent photo. Must have forgotten to turn the flash off.
A BBC link to the Exhibition from 10 October, 2001
The statue of Robert the Bruce ‘King of Scots’ located near the Bannockburn battle site a significant Scottish victory in the First War of Scottish Independence, and a landmark in Scottish history.
It’s one of ‘em Before and after shots!
This was taken on the river Spree, passing museum island looking towards the Fernsehturm, but there is a big ugly crane above the museum! – by the power of photoshop crane be gone!!
I didn’t take as many photos as I usually do, as unfortunately I had some issues with my camera. Anyway I’ll edit some and upload a new album
Today I learned – The Berlin Wall has now been down as long as it was up, the wall stood for 10316 days, and today (February 5th 2018) it is 10316 days since it fell.
Two Photos East Side Gallery and a bit of it near Checkpoint Charlie, taken back in 2011.
Panoramic – Bannockburn Battlefield
we can see the Rotunda and flagpole and the Statue of Robert The Bruce – all commemorating the battle of Bannockburn in 1314. When Robert Burns visited the site in 1793 he pend the poem ‘Scots Wha Hae’
Panoramic (not a great one) of Huntly Castle,
Huntly Castle is a ruined castle in Huntly in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. It was the ancestral home of the chief of Clan Gordon
Panoramic of Culloden Battlefield
Fought on the 6 April 1746 near Inverness, the Battle of Culloden was the final confrontation of the Jacobite rising of 1745 and part of a religious civil war in Britain