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Photo Diary - week ending November 5th 2006
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Samhain/Halloween came around.... and I found myself on my way to Scotland,
paying a flying visit to
my dad. At Newark airport, a Lufthansa 747 and a Continental 757 had a
Back home the family was having fun. We had Firefighter Sandy:..
...and (very camera-shy) Doctor Iain
One morning in Scotland I paid a quick visit to the lower Strathfarrar
power stations. Kilmorack:
Aigas has a dramatic location, in a rocky gorge:
There were contractors working, so I took an interior shot through the
open door. These power stations
were beautifully built and finished!
Headed down to Glasgow for the flight home - took a nice night shot of
a local landmark, the People's Palace:
Flying home from Scotland we actually saw something other than solid cloud,
for one. And we took a strange
far-north route, only turning more west near Fort William. Here's the Blackwater
Our Northerly route continued trans-oceanic: sometimes, especially in winter,
the transatlantic route
passes just off the South tip of Greenland. Today we went even further
North, right over Greenland. Scary stuff:
Back home. Sunday the 5th was a birthday party for one of Iain's closest
friends, Gabriel. A
wonderful time was had. Iain decorated a gift bag:
And Gabriels very talented mom put on a puppet show!