Bowmore in the November afternoon light, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a coastal village in some moody November late afternoon light
Bowmore in the November afternoon light, Isle of Islay

A November late afternoon on Islay at Loch Indaal. A handful of Barnacle Geese scattered along the shore. Bowmore with Bowmore distillery on the shore on the right nicely visible across the loch.

Lapwings in flight at Gruinart, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a large group of Lapwings in flight
Lapwings in flight at Gruinart, Isle of Islay

I’m not sure what the collective noun for Lapwings is, a quick internet search brought me deceit or desert. Either way, here are quite a few Lapwings in flight at Gruinart.

Gartbreck, a fishing boat and Barnacle Geese, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a view over a sea loch, Barnacle Geese on the shore in the foreground, a fishing boat and a farmhouse in the distance
Gartbreck, a fishing boat and Barnacle Geese, Isle of Islay

A view across Loch Indaal in some colourful mild November afternoon Islay sunshine. Barnacle Geese on the shore in the foreground. Gartbreck in the distance on the other side of the loch, a fishing boat incoming on its way to Bowmore.