Police have released the name of a 47-year-old man who died in a crash involving his motorbike and a car at the weekend.
Douglas Lawie, of Inverurie, died in hospital after the collision on the A92 north of Inverkeilor on Sunday.
The collision - at about 17:25 - involved the motorcycle and a blue BMW 1 series.
The driver of the BMW was taken to Ninewells Hospital and was released following treatment.
A statement has been released through Police Scotland on behalf of Mr Lawie's family.
It said: "His partner, family, friends and colleagues are all devastated. "