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The Falklands – There and back again.

It was 1982, I was a 21 year old sailor looking forward to many runs ashore in and around the Gulf. We didn’t make it that far. Gibraltar was as far as we got before we were ordered down south. The rest is history now but I’ve wanted to visit the Islands ever since, as I […]

Isle of Arran

Just spent a week on Arran based on a campsite at the south of the island with wonderful views over the sea. We sailed from Ardrossan to Brodick.Which took about an hour and was a very smooth crossing.We crossed aboard the Caledonian Isles. From Brodick we drove down the east coast to Kildonan and setup […]

First Moon shot with 100-400

Tried my first moon shot with the new 100-400 lens this evening. Also put the 1.4 teleconverter on so the 35mm equivalent focal length was 840mm. Not a bad shot but the camera and lens was moving around a little on the tripod and i had to use the 2 second delay instead of a […]