Dawn breaks over the River Clyde in Glasgow
21 December 2012 Last updated at 06:47 GMT
On the shortest day and longest night of the year, we thought you might like to watch the sun rise.
This footage of dawn breaking over the River Clyde on a cold, clear and bright morning was captured from the roof of BBC Scotland's headquarters in Glasgow last week.
A three-hour timespan has been condensed into 30 seconds.