Northern Lights - trailer
(a crowd-sourced, documentary film about Scotland in 2012)
Screenshots from Nature’s Microworlds.
Steve Backshall looks at the Scottish Highlands, home to some of the most iconic wildlife in the British Isles. The two contrasting landscapes of open moor and Caledonian forest are both crucially important to their wild inhabitants and yet the history of the Highlands show that they shouldn’t exist side by side.
(Footage on BBC iPlayer available until 13 March 2013)
“Perched on the Scoraig peninsula by the shores of a sea loch, Badrallach is one of Scotland’s remotest and most picturesque campsites. There is a small open field here and a handful of pitches artfully hidden away in the gorse where you can keep an eye out for red squirrels, pine martins, red deer and eagles.” The Guardian - May 2010