Admiring the Universe - a fine-art photographer based in Perthshire, Scotland, with interests in landscape, nature and astrophotography

Improbable Jump

Improbable Jump
In the evening of the 27th July 1689, Donald McBane, a Scottish government soldier fleeing the Highlanders after the Battle of Killiecrankie, is said to have jumped across the River Garry here, to escape pursuing Jacobite Highlanders - a leap of about 18 ft or 5m.


Camera: SONY ILCE-7RM3 ISO: 100
Focal Length: 16.8mm (16mm-e) Aperture: f/8
Shutter Speed: 0.03333333333s


GPS location: 56.742306, -3.774957