A selection of pictures submitted by our readers submitted in the past week to The Scotsman picture desk.
Thu 25 Apr: Alistair Suttie’s stunning picture of Loch Garten in the Cairngorms National Park makes you want to down tools and head straight for the Highlands
Wed 24 Apr: John Girrity was lucky enough to have his camera on him when this red squirrel in the Jedburgh area gave him the once over
Tue 23 Apr: The weir along St Cuthbert’s Way to Mertoun Mill near St Boswell’s was an irresistible attraction for this group, as photographed by Dr Dennis Connolly
Mon 22 Apr: Ronnie Hodgins sent in this serene image of the Pap of Glencoe, which he photographed earlier this month
Sat 20 Apr: Walter Baxter from Galashiels took this picture of the summit area of Craigdilly on the south-east side of Megget Reservoir in the Borders
Fri 19 Apr: Michael J N Lindsay took this photograph of Loch Broom near Ullapool from Letters, just after sunset on a soft, calm evening