— Alladale Wilderness reserve

As the weather begins to change here in the UK, my thoughts shift back to the Scottish Highlands – and, in particular, the Alladale Wilderness Reserve.


After finally having had chance to print a few of the images, I’m keen to further explore this wonderful location as the weather conditions become more extreme.

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— Alladale Wilderness Reserve

The English Group: New Project.


Whilst Marc has visited Paul Lister’s Alladale Wilderness Reserve many times, I have only ever been able to listen with some degree of envy to his always effusive descriptions of the place and its projects.


Last week though I was finally able to visit Alladale myself and recce the estate for a proposed fine-art book documenting its uniquely dramatic landscapes, its conservation projects, and also the wildlife that both lives naturally on the reserve or is a part of Paul’s various rebreeding or reintroduction projects.

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— The Oval Room

‘The Oval Room’, The Reading Room of The National Library of France, Paris


…we love libraries and often, too, the architecture thereof.


Via: BookPorn

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— The DB10

Over the last 40 years, James Bond has driven a wide variety of cars, but few have become as synonymous with the famous spy as Aston Martin – and, now, the iconic car manufacturer has unveiled a brand new model for upcoming film Spectre – the DB10.

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— Kyloe

Little jealous that Marc and Katherine have headed to the Highlands. I expect some top shots from Katherine of all things wildlife. Here’s a photograph of Highland Cattle known as ‘Kyloe’ by Patrick Kelley.


Photograph via National Geographic.

— Geometric Ceiling

At The English Group we’ve long had a fascination with geometric arabic designs. This ceilings an exceptionally beautiful design.


Via: Tumblr

— Shelby 289 Cobra Alloy

Outfitted with a polished aluminum body, this 1965 Shelby 289 Cobra Alloy was originally purchased by the legendary automotive designer and racing driver Carroll Shelby to add to his collection of cars.

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