No apology required for re-visiting this astonishing place, for my post on the Isle of Lewis! Callanish takes you back to the elements – it’s raw and cold, like bones of the earth, and it has a strong magic, too. We went there on a windy day in September, with a strangely ethereal sky and quite challenging lighting. At first I thought most of the photos were useless but with a bit of imagination they have been resurrected. Photo copyright © Jo Woolf You can read more about my visit to Callanish here on The Hazel Tree. More Scottish islands in this series: Kerrera, Islay, Skye, Lismore
On a wind-scoured hillside in the west of Lewis, nothing prepares you for the stark magnificence of Callanish...