A favourite unspoiled and often deserted location of mine.

Covesea is a small village to the West of Lossiemouth in Moray, Scotland.

Nikon D80
1/20 sec. at f8
ISO 100
Nikon 18.0-70.0mm f/3.5-4.5 at 18mm
Probably Hitech 0.6 ND hard Grad.
Manfrotto 190XPROB / 804RC2 head
Processing: RAW via NX2. Tiff via CS3.


scottish, landscape, seascape, beach, deserted, covesea, lossiemouth, moray, scotland, jim, robertson

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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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  • Mel Brackstone
    Mel Brackstonealmost 3 years ago

    Like liquid silver!!!!!!!!! So beautiful!

  • Hi Mel. Thank you.

    – Blackgull

  • greenstone
    greenstonealmost 3 years ago

    beautiful capture!!! georgie

  • Thanks Georgie

    – Blackgull

  • Haydee  Yordan
    Haydee Yordanalmost 3 years ago


  • Thank you Haydee

    – Blackgull

  • Astrid Ewing Photography
    Astrid Ewing P...almost 3 years ago

    Gorgeous, love the simplicity!

  • Thanks Astrid

    – Blackgull

  • NolsNZ
    NolsNZalmost 3 years ago

    Very nice Jim, love the soft tones. Cheers, Nola.

  • Thanks Nola

    – Blackgull

  • Adri  Padmos
    Adri Padmosalmost 3 years ago

    Wonderful beach photo, Jim; a FAV 4 me.

  • Hi Adri. Many thanks for that :)

    – Blackgull

  • Polly x
    Polly xalmost 3 years ago

  • Great Polly.! Thank you.

    – Blackgull

  • John Hare
    John Harealmost 3 years ago

    Excellent composition Jim and congratulations on the feature.

  • Cheers John. Good of you to comment.

    – Blackgull

  • James Coard
    James Coardalmost 3 years ago

    Nice steely blue there Jim, mixes well with the warmth of the sand. Unspoiled and deserted is getting harder to find :)

  • Hi James. Yes it was the contrasting colours which interested me. Plenty of deserted beaches at this time of year :)

    – Blackgull

  • JacquiK
    JacquiKalmost 3 years ago

    Beautiful Jim.

  • Hello Jacqui. Thank you :)

    – Blackgull

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