Your pictures of Scotland: 20 - 27 December


A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 20 and 27 December. Send your photos to Please ensure you adhere to the BBC's rules regarding photographs which can be found here.

image copyrightTom Bielawski
image captionTom Bielawski took this picture of Santa on one of the bridges in Tarland, Aberdeenshire.
image copyrightDavid Wilkinson
image captionDavid Wilkinson from Denny took this picture of Falkirk on Christmas Eve.
image copyrightEmma Wallace
image captionTwelve-year-old Emma Wallace took this picture of the family dog during a walk in Kinross on Christmas Day.
image copyrightAdrian Plumb
image captionThese lovely Waxwings were photographed in Princes Street Gardens by Adrian Plumb. He said they come from Norway or Russia when winters are harsh.
image copyrightIan Millar
image captionIt was a “Winter Wonderland” up the hills of Aberfoyle and the Trossachs when Ian Millar took this picture.
image copyrightDavid Smith
image captionThis picture of a Holly bush was taken on Christmas Eve during a family walk in the village of Dundonald, Ayrshire, by David Smith.
image copyrightAlastair Ross
image captionEdinburgh's Christmas skyline from the top of Calton Hill, pictured by Alastair Ross.
image copyrightBruce Hamilton
image captionBruce Hamilton, from Greenloaning, took this picture from Ben Ledi, showing a fog bow.
image copyrightEwan Gunn
image captionTaken at noon on Christmas Day at the top of Dumyat, overlooking Stirling Castle and the Wallace Monument. The picture was taken by Ewan Gunn by holding a phone camera to the eyepiece of a pair of binoculars.
image copyrightCarol Macdonald
image captionEdinburgh Christmas Market, photographed from the Mound by Carol Macdonald.
image copyrightStuart McAleese
image captionStuart McAleese was up Bynack More in the Cairngorms. He took this photograph at sunrise.
image copyrightBen Tait
image captionBen Tait stopped to take a photo of Ross Fountain and Edinburgh Castle on his way back from work.
image copyrightIan Munro
image captionIan Munro, from Dunfermline, said this was a "spectacular sight" to see when walking in the mist beside Nairn west beach with his mother and brother. "Never seen anything like it before", he added.
image copyrightStephen Herd
image captionStephen Herd took this photo of Rory's morning walk in Anstruther, Fife.
image copyrightMurray Thomson
image captionLoch Lomond taken from Conic Hill on Christmas Day. Murray Thomson said he and his partner Drew enjoyed this view while having a Christmas lunch of soup, sandwiches, tablet and mince pies.
image copyrightIan Galbraith
image captionIan Galbraith snapped this little fella at Kinnordy, near Kirriemuir, on Christmas day.
image copyrightFiona Duff
image captionFiona Duff took this early morning scene from above Beauly.
image copyrightWalter Baxter
image captionThis stunning image of the Bass Rock from North Berwick Law as sea fog was clearing.was taken by Walter Baxter from Galashiels.
image copyrightJune Woodward
image captionThe annual Christmas Eve Santa flypast courtesy of the Shetland Coastguard. Taken by June Woodward.
image copyrightMichael O'Kane
image captionThis serene image of Craobh Haven, Argyle, on Christmas day was snapped by Michael O’Kane from Bridge of Earn.

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