Photo Journal of Events and Activities in Scotland

Archive for August, 2011

Helen Denerley Artworks

Helen Denerley lives in a remote part of Aberdeenshire where her art is inspired by wild and domestic animals some of which can be seen locally as well as by the varying moods of the Scottish weather and seasons. Read more

Festival on the Royal Mile 2011

The annual Edinburgh Festival and Fringe is always worth a trip, at the very least to walk through the streets and soak up some of the atmosphere, if not to attend some of the shows.

There are always street entertainers, musicians, performers and show promoters that are bright, colourful and worth a photo if you can isolate them from the crowds or place them in a context. Read more

Foodies Festival Fiasco

Normally I like to keep things positive. But sometimes things are so bad they need to be written up exactly as they were.

No doubt the weather put a damper on the event but my trip to the Edinburgh Foodies Festival last Saturday will probably ensure I wouldn’t attend a similar event again unless I could be persuaded it would be significantly better. Read more