Gull with its early morning catch, Isle of Jura

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Picture of a Gull flying past with its catch (believed to be a crab) in its beak
Gull with its early morning catch, Isle of Jura

The early bird catches the crab (at least that’s what I think it has got there). Spotted while watching and taking pictures of the dawn and sunrise at the Bay of Small Isles on Jura, a gull flying past with its early morning catch.

Deer in the floods at Gruinart, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a deer standing on a ridge within a coastal flood
Deer in the floods at Gruinart, Isle of Islay

The floods at the top of Loch Gruinart are mostly populated by birds, but sometimes other animals can be spotted as well, like this deer. It was mostly picking its way through on the higher parts, avoiding the lower areas.

Birds in the late evening sky over Saligo Bay, Isle of Islay

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Picture of two birds in the late evening sky
Birds in the late evening sky over Saligo Bay, Isle of Islay

A beautiful June late evening on the west coast of Islay, only a few light clouds in the sky. And two birds flying past in the very last light of the gloaming.