Colin, your daughter recalls how principled you were before your untimely death. I retrace your footsteps in revealing the wonder of Scotland’s architecture. And now, I am the principled bugger. … Continue reading Colin
A film about Oswald’s Temple, Auchincruive, Ayrshire Music credit: Scott Walker Revisited
I visited Dalquharron, Ayrshire, on Friday, 18th January 2019. I then made this film. It is for Alexander McCall Smith who some years ago reached out to me. McCall Smith … Continue reading Magically reaches out . . .
Robert Adam’s late 18th century mansion house was demolished in 1927. All that remains are the crumbling footings of its stables. The house was sited not far from the current … Continue reading ‘The only triangular Classical house in Britain’
Mavisbank: Hatton House: Gladney House: Temple of Decision: Gartincaber: Rossie Castle: Auchtavan, Glen Fearder: Barnbarroch House: Meigle steading: Jerah: Straid, Comrie: Bishopfauld, Comrie: Edmonstone Estate, Edinburgh: Amisfield Estate: Kennetpans: The … Continue reading Ruins: by a ‘modern ruin’
The following reports are from the Scotsman of the 24th October 2017: I made a film about Bute House that I shared with the First Minister in December of 2016. I … Continue reading Bute House
This film is based upon the meeting held at Edinburgh’s Old Royal High School on the 29th May 2016. The meeting was entitled “Traditionalism: Edinburgh’s dilemma”
The First family of 6 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh was the Campbell family. A family whose wealth was made from the Brewing industry. The Campbell family faced much tragedy. Above the … Continue reading Follow me