Machair on the Outer Hebrides

You must experience the colours of a machair to believe it! This is from Lewis, Outer Hebrides. Look up MACHAIR here.


2 Comments on “Machair on the Outer Hebrides

  1. What a fabulous shot of a glorious area. I can imagine being a contented cow… or goat… or sheep… spending a sublime life in this field.

  2. This photo captures the essence of the machair: a riot of colors close to the beach and the sea (though the sea looks unusually calm for the Outer Hebrides!). It cannot, of course, capture the smell, that wonderful mixture of flowers and ocean. Someday, perhaps, photographs will include smell…

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