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Capture New Horizons

A Winter Walk in Pressmennan Wood

On Wednesday this week it will be four years since we moved into our current home in Dunbar on  Scotland's east coast and we are still discovering new places to visit locally.  Today was another first as we went for a walk in Pressmennan Wood, a Woodland Trust Scotland reserve near Stenton just outside Dunbar.

While there has been plenty of snow in the Highlands and further south, East Lothian has not seen any of the white stuff, but it has been VERY cold, with the car showing minus 3 degrees as we headed into the hills outside Dunbar.

The sun was low in the sky, as it always is at this time of year, which cast long shadows through the trees.

Using the Fujifilm X-E3 I have on test until Tuesday I captured some images along our walk around the frozen lake.  The ice was very thin, you certainly couldn't stand on it, but it did make for some really nice images.

I used the 23mm f2, 18mm f2 or the 90mm f2 prime lenses for the images on this page.

CLICK HERE for more information on Pressmennan Wood.

Jeff Carter