More land, sea, Skye

Monty and Chris are on the road again, this time for our long awaited adventure to the Scotland wester isles. Follow our journey – Part Two

Travelling north from the main town, Tarbert, takes you through North Harris and across a high pass into Lewis. Harris and Lewis are one land mass, separated by a narrow land bridge, rather than two separate islands. The main town in Lewis is Stornoway, a name you may well know, if you’re British at least, from the shipping forecasts.

I turned off before reaching there and headed for the west coast in search of more waves but again the weather wasn’t on my side. After windy night it was time to check out the standing stones at Callanish. They are very impressive but more so from above. However, the strong winds and, by then, driving rain ruled out photographing them with the drone.


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By Chris Coe

Chris is a professional photographer, and the founder of Travel Photographer of the Year. He has been working as a professional photographer since 1992, shooting both editorial and advertising photography, and has published over 50 books. He lectures on and teaches photography, mentors and is a competition judge.