Window into the past in Port Charlotte, Isle of Islay

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Picture of an old photo being held into a new photo, showing a window into the pastA rather unusual picture for this blog, combining a bit of old Islay with new (or better, current) Islay. An old picture of the Lochindaal distillery and the Port Charlotte Hotel is held up into the current view, providing a “window into the past”. Trying to achieve a reasonable alignment (a perfect alignment proved impossible) was quite a challenge…

Sunny Machir Bay Kilchoman beach panorama, Isle of Islay

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Panoramic picture of a wide sunny beach on a bright sunny dayA beautiful sunny mid morning in July on the west coast of Islay after a grey and dull early morning just a few hours previously. Bright sunshine over Kilchoman beach and Machir Bay. The wreck of the Patti visible on the right.