' I am Basil Elton, Keeper of the North Point light that my father and grandfather kept before me. Far from the shore stands the gray lighthouse, above sunken slimy rocks that are seen when the tide is low, but unseen when the tide is high.
SCOTLAND - This huge waterfall isn’t tumbling from a Central American plateau: it’s the Mealt Falls on the Isle of Skye. The imposing cliffs in the background are Kilt Rock, a rocky outcrop with vertical basalt columns said to resemble a pleated kilt.
Lighthouse Picture -- Storm Wallpaper -- National Geographic Photo of the Day Lighthouse, Portugal Photograph by Veselin Malinov This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Photo Contest Images A huge ocean storm, Porto, Portugal, January 2013