A selection of pictures from our readers submitted to The Scotsman picture desk.
Thu 9 May: This unusual picture of Princes Street Gardens, with Edinburgh Castle on the horizon, was taken through the top portals of the Scott Monument by Walter McGillivray
Wed 8 May: Roger Bell took this photograph of people who probably weren’t wishing they were in the ofﬁce instead of ﬁshing in Beecraigs Loch in West Lothian
Tue 7 May: Spring sunshine brightens the last snowof winter on the hills around Loch Callater near Braemar, as photographed by Rosemary Campbell
Tue 6 May: On a recent trip to Mull, Neil Sinclair from Edinburgh photographed several colourful milestones, including this bright yellow one
Sat 4 May: The distinctive towers of Cockenzie Power Station taken from Prestonpans by Scotsman reader Jon Gerrard on a day he describes as perfect for rowing
Fri 3 May: Reader Aaron Krzyzanowski photographed a stunning sunrise from the summit of the 1,712ft-high west lomond, the highest point in Fife, while out for his early morning run with a friend