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Stuart prides himself in taking unique images of Scotland at night.

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March 2020

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I'm sure that your week will have been similarly effected, I do hope that you are safe, well & coping. I will not lie this week has been a tough with this Virus effecting our lives in all sorts of aspects, its been more stressful than I can really remember anything being. It also effected my daughter Jessica quite a lot as her project was "knights & Castles" she enjoys school far more than I ever did which makes me happy to see. Her school project was to make a sword and shield, being a bit nerdy like her father we

I’ve always had a love for the watchtower at Dun na Cuaiche, in the grounds of Inveraray Castle, so it had to be one of my first subjects when I started trying to capture deep space objects. I needed to calculate the precise time that the North American Nebula would rise behind the tower - that turned out to be 12.36am. Now that I had the time, I could calculate the precise coordinates of the location where I needed to stand. Drawing a line on the map led to the bathroom window of Inveraray Castle! Tthey very kindly gave me permission to set up