A selection of pictures from our readers submitted to The Scotsman picture desk.
Pittenweem, Fife - This photograph of the west shore in Pittenweem, Fife, in the spring sunshine was taken by Liz Keltie.
The Discovery, Dundee - John Ireland sent in this stunning image of RRS Discovery, the last traditional wooden three-masted ship to be built in Britain, which is now berthed in Dundee.
Comrie, Perth and Kinross - Bill Clark’s photograph shows that Comrie’s new defences are holding up six months after the Water of Ruchill flooded the village.
Caerlaverock Wetland Centre - Some rare warm April sunshine brought out these frogs in a small pond at the Caerlaverock Wetland Centre in Dumfriesshire in this charming photograph sent in by Walter Baxter.
Dunkeld, Perthshire - The Great Britain steam locomotive cuts a dash as it leaves Dunkeld, Perthshire, on an excursion last week in this photograph taken by Melrose-based reader Curtis Welsh.
Bowmont Forest - Stella Lathangie captured this eerie morning in Bowmont Forest near Kelso.