The Machair. Dandelions

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Some gardeners hate Dandelions and are looked upon as a weed. As soon as one is spotted in the garden, out it comes. They shouldn’t be looked upon so badly because they attract bees and offer a reliable source of … Continued

Meet the Isle of Coll Alpaca’s

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When You are visiting the Clabbach Gallery keep your eye out for these guys. The Alpacas are my closest neighbour’s here on the Isle of Coll. They are cared for by Gill and Ian (my real neighbour’s 😉 ) and … Continued

Lizard Love

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Some Lizard Luvvin captured this week near Acha on the Isle of Coll. Quite a rare sight, I’ve certainly never seen this. Thanks to John McKechnie for allowing the use of his photos. Common lizards can both lay eggs and … Continued

Illusive Blackcap Warbler

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There is a male Blackcap hanging around my Garden but he won’t come close enough for a photo. I’m going to persist and hopefully get a shot or two. Blackcap Warblers are very rare in these parts and the last … Continued

Landscape Photography courses start Today!

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Learning The Art of Landscape Photography by Allan McKechnie. Taking bookings now and through the Summer months. Isle of Coll Photographics is now hosting a digital SLR landscape photography course for beginners. I have designed the workshop to teach the … Continued