Sunshine on Leith
Corny, but I couldn't resist it. After all, this photo is just that - sunshine on Edinburgh's port of Leith. It's taken from John Lewis department store, looking down Leith Walk on a busy Saturday recently. And yes, those are a couple of giraffes on the pavement.
The corny bit is the cultural reference to the recent film of the same name. With this autumn being as it was I didn't see it when it was in the cinema. Until now Leith has been famous/infamous in film as the scene of 'Trainspotting', which is about a group of heroin addicts. Despite it having been voted best Scottish film of all time, I'm happy to say I've neither read the book nor seen the film, and don't intend to. But here's a glimpse of sunnier Leith via the trailer: