I was told it’s impossible to see the Northern Lights in the South of Scotland. I was told it’s impossible to see them during the summer. I was told it’s impossible to see them during a bright moonlit phase. Well it’s possible! Here’s just one of the hundreds of photos I took last night. I started off just looking for the Perseid Meteor shower, I saw quite a few ‘shooting stars’ and one really bright one, but haven’t worked out how to capture them. When I turned around to face North this is the first thing I saw

Originally posted 2012-08-08 11:34:06.