A rather spooky find on a recent walk between Bo’ness (Borrowstounness) and Blackness on the south bank of the Firth of Forth in Scotland.

3 hand held tone mapped images from Canon 5d Mark II with 16-35mm and processed with Photomatix, Raw and Photoshop.


beach, baby, doll, scotland, spooky, hdr, blackness, boness, firth of forth


  • cherylc1
    cherylc1over 4 years ago

    Awesome capture!

  • Thanks Cheryl!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Martina Fagan
    Martina Faganover 4 years ago

    Gorgeous moody capture
    many thanks from
    Tina & Fino

  • Thank you very much guys, appreciated!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Finbarr Reilly
    Finbarr Reillyover 4 years ago

    lovely shot

  • Many thanks Finbarr!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Micci Shannon
    Micci Shannonover 4 years ago

    Freaky!!! great shot though. Well done Roddy!

  • Hi Micci, thanks very much, it was a bit of a freaky trip that day.

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • James Godber
    James Godberover 4 years ago

    Spooky but cool!! You got my vote…

  • …vote, just so long as I don’t have to kiss any (spooky) babies. lol Many thanks James, appreciated!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Zefira
    Zefiraover 4 years ago

    great find, fabulous image

  • Many thanks Zefira!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Esther's Art and Photography
    Esther's Art a...over 4 years ago

    Congratulations on winning the challenge in the beach, river and lake treasures group !

  • Thank you very much Esther, I’m chuffed to bits that people like my spooky baby.

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Susie Peek
    Susie Peekover 4 years ago

    Spooky indeed but great find and capture Roddy ~ congrats on your winner!

  • Thank you very much Susie, greatly appreciated!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • leystan
    leystanover 4 years ago

    …and I love that overcast sky!….

  • Thank you very much!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Karen Stackpole
    Karen Stackpoleabout 4 years ago


  • Wow, excellent. I think I must have been abducted by aliens to have missed two challenge wins, sorry for the late response! :0)

    – Roddy Atkinson

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