Photography

Striking photos paint ghostly image of sail training ship

THE NORWEGIAN sail training ship Christian Radich caught the eye on Friday off the South Mainland of Shetland in thick fog. David Anderson took the above and below photos on Friday afternoon as the ship looked rather ghostly off Rerwick. Meanwhile 12-year-old Jimmy Nixon sent us the photo below, taken in Scousburgh on Friday evening […] Shetland News …


Underwater photographer’s striking image picked to front nature calendar

A SHETLAND photographer who specialises in taking underwater snaps has had a striking image selected for the front cover of a national nature calendar. Billy Arthur’s photo of sea urchins will front NatureScot’s celebratory calendar marking Scotland’s Year of Coasts and Waters. Over 700 entries were received, with only 13 making the grade. Arthur said […] Shetland News …


Photographer snaps striking picture in windy weather

THANKS to Ronnie Robertson for sending in this photo taken earlier today (Saturday) at the Ness of Burgi in the South Mainland. He said the striking image has been attracting a fair bit of interest online. The windy weather saw the cancellation of the north and southbound ferries. Shetland News …