Far From The Madding Crowd

The last two weeks seem to have passed in a blur of Christmas shopping and frantic card writing, so it was just lovely to get away from it all on our walk yesterday. All those wide, open, unpopulated spaces were good for my soul!

Jetty and Wallace Monument

Shaft of Light

Bullrushes and Frozen Loch

Airthrey Castle

Cropped Further

Frosty Playing Field

Cropped Further 2

What will you treat your soul to over this Christmas period?


December 18, 2007. Environment, Photography.


  1. Graham replied:

    My goodness, your photographs are an absolute dream! Talk about getting away from the madding crowd (or shopping…lol!), it looks like you have strolled into heaven. I can almost smell the air, feel the cold breeze. Thanks for sharing these wonderful photos 🙂

    Best wishes and if I don’t catch up with you again before next week, I wish you a very Merry Christmas! ~ Graham

  2. amypalko replied:

    Oh thank you, Graham. I’m so glad you like them. You take such beautiful photos yourself, so your praise is held in high regard 🙂
    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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