Bunnahabhain distillery in October 2021, Isle of Islay

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Picture of Bunnahabhain distillery on a cloudy day in October 2021, seen from slip north of the distillery
Bunnahabhain distillery in October 2021, Isle of Islay

A view of Bunnahabhain distillery in October 2021 from the slip just north of the distillery. The new visitor centre in the foreground, with a great balcony offering stunning views over the Sound of Islay. The new biomass plant under construction in the background on the right.

Sunset reflections on Kilchoman beach, Isle of Islay

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Picture of clouds reflecting on a wet sandy beach at sunset
Sunset reflections on Kilchoman beach, Isle of Islay

An October evening on the west coast of Islay, not long before sunset. The clouds and the sunlight are reflecting in the water on the wet sand of the beach while waves wash around the remains of the wreck

Male Hen Harrier at Loch Indaal, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a male Hen Harrier in flight
Male Hen Harrier at Loch Indaal, Isle of Islay

While watching a Golden Eagle perched on a rocky outcrop at the top of Loch Indaal not doing much two other interesting birds suddenly showed up: A Buzzard and a male Hen Harrier. They seemed to have a bit of a disagreement, unfortunately I didn’t get a picture of that. But I did manage to capture this view of the Hen Harrier in full flight.