Waiting for mermaids just to the West of Lossiemouth in Moray Scotland and looking across the Moray Firth.

Nikon D80
1/2 sec. sec. at f16
ISO 100
Nikon 18.0-70.0mm f/3.5-4.5 at 22mm
Hitech 0.6 ND soft Grad.
Manfrotto 190XPROB / 804RC2 head
Processing: RAW via NX2. Tiff via CS3.

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Inspired by the unique beauty of the coastal fringes of Moray Jim Robertson is a self taught amateur photographer living in Lossiemouth. He was presented in 2003 with the James Payton Memorial Medal by the Royal Meteorological Society (Scottish Centre) for what was judged to be the outstanding weather photograph of the year.

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  • Jenny Dean
    Jenny Deanover 4 years ago

    lovely image Jim, did you have to wait long??? :)

  • :) That would be telling Jenny ;o)

    – Blackgull

  • JackieSmith
    JackieSmithover 4 years ago


  • Thank you Jackie

    – Blackgull

  • Isa Rodriguez
    Isa Rodriguezover 4 years ago

  • Thank you Isa. Really pleased :))

    – Blackgull

  • Danuta Antas
    Danuta Antasover 4 years ago

    This is so beautiful, Jim! Just sublime. Congratulations!:)

  • Thank you Danuta :)

    – Blackgull

  • Svetlana Sewell
    Svetlana Sewellover 4 years ago

    Pure magic shot:)

  • Thank you Svetlana :)

    – Blackgull

  • Dennis Rubin IPA
    Dennis Rubin IPAover 4 years ago

    excellent lighting, Jim!

  • Many thanks again Dennis.

    – Blackgull

  • Bev Woodman
    Bev Woodmanover 4 years ago

    Yet another beautiful image Jim … incredible scenery♥

  • Thank you Bev :)

    – Blackgull

  • annibels
    annibelsover 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture of a simple scene. The light is beautiful

  • Thank you :)

    – Blackgull

  • JacquiK
    JacquiKover 4 years ago

    This is beautiful Jim.

  • Thank you :))

    – Blackgull

  • Kymie
    Kymieover 4 years ago

    Fabulous, love the title too – the photo has a sense of mystery to it, love the light :-)

  • Kymie you it again! Thank you :)

    – Blackgull

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