Author Archives: PK-Potter

Moulin Moor – CBR vs VFR

Well folks, I’m finally legal to ride the VFR800 and I’m wasting no time! Grabbed a mate tonight and went for a razz over the Moulin Moor starting from Blairgowrie, turning off at Bridge of Cally and then over the…

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MCN Scottish Motorcycle Show 2010

I said I wouldn’t go. I wasn’t going to go! But the wife said she was going to take me for my birthday day out so we ended up at the Bike Show in Edinburgh today – and i’m glad…

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New wallpapers

The 2nd set of our fabulous free desktop wallpapers is now online on our FREE STUFF PAGE – come get em!

Loch Leven and Fife Runaround

After helping Sarah (Ian did all the work) take an old TV to the skip, our two entrepid photographer set about the shores of Loch Leven to see what they could see, see, see. And all that they could see,…

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Technique – Long exposures

Both Sarah and I use long exposure in our photography to tranform photographs from a normal scene into something a bit more special. Waterfalls and rivers are the most obvious use of this technique but I was scouring the interweb…

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Stanley Linn – short and sweet!

Location: Stanley, Perthshire | Time: 1330 01/03/2010 Don’t ya love deliveries? – “between 0800 and 1600 we expect you to sit in your house and do nothing until our precious delivery man shows up at your door”. On saying that…

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An ode to the flash drive pen

The new millennium is well under way and we still don’t live on the moon, ride our hover boards to school or fuel our flying cars with rubbish thanks to Mr Fusion. However we can (and many people do) carry…

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The Hermitage, Dunkeld

Location: The Hermitage | Time: 1300 17/02/10 Really? The Hermitage? Again? Yes, we revisited one of the most over photographed areas of Scotland once more in the hope of something new and exciting. We got plenty of excitement when we…

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Flickr Group

Just want to remind everyone (and let any newcomers know) that we have our very own Flickr group, celebrating the joys of the central belt of Scotland. We would love for all you photographers in the area to contribute to…

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Ghosts in the Twa’ Tams

A week ago I went to the Twa Tams in Perth to see my friends play a gig with their band Ghosts in the Arcade. I took my usual array of camera gear which includes my off-camera flash setup (a…

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Kingsbarns, Fife – Revisit

Location: Angus area| Time: 10th February | 1300 Our trip took us to Kingsbarns today – actually I should really say BACK to Kingsbarns as the last time we were there it was tipping down and freezing cold. Quite a…

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Stanley Mills, Perthshire

Location: Stanley area| Time: 29th January 13.00 The snow has finally left us alone (for now) although there was a bitterly cold wind blowing today, but that never stopped us taking a donder over to Stanley to the site of…

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Featured Image – Tummel Valley by Davy Nelson

Davy Nelson has featured on PKP before but the laddie has gone and got himself a polarising filter. The results speak for themselves and I bet he’s wondering how he ever managed without one! What really caught my eye here…

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Finlarig Castle pictures featured in Findagrave.com

Some time ago, Sarah and I visited Finlarig Castle in Killin. There are clear signs marking it as dangerous (blah, blah) but I had read about it online and just had to visit. It is a magical place but with…

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Luncarty, Perthshire

Location: Luncarty area| Time: 14th January 13.00 The wee one has recently started nursery which is fantastic for her, but the timing has messed with our normal regime of meeting for lunch then scooting off somewhere in the car (which…

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