Category Archives: Glencoe

This Year’s Top 101 Landscape Photographs From All Over The World

I am reposting  an article I originally saw tweeted by Shahbaz Majeed. Shahbaz is a first class  Scottish Photographer whom I had the pleasure of knowing as well as seeing lots of his work at the Dundee Photographic Society weekly meetings. … Continue reading

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Scenic drives suggestions for touring around Scotland.

Driving in Scotland, especially heading to the remote parts, can be a pure joy. Visit Scotland have started another list of the best drives in Scotland on their blog although I think they need to make better use of some … Continue reading

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Victorian Scottish landscape art and the classic view today

A reason, among many, we are drawn to landscape photography is to try and capture the beauty of the Scottish highlands, which when depicted in Victorian landscape paintings can feel somewhat over romanticised. The reality is that when you come … Continue reading

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Glencoe’s famous gnarled tree has fallen

It is with the greatest sadness that I have to report that this iconic tree has fallen. It was perfectly positioned, framed by the Buachaille Etive Mor and the entrance to Glencoe. In front and all around it curved a … Continue reading

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Transient Light : Photography of Ian Cameron

Keeping up our series on favourite photographers of (and living in) Scotland, can I suggest you take a look at the work of Ian Cameron. I first saw Ian’s work when he gave a talk to the Dundee Photographic Society. … Continue reading

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The best roads in Scotland Part 2

I asked in a recent post what the best road in Scotland might be. We are looking for a list here. So here are a few more suggestions. The top in a range of other blog posts I read is the … Continue reading

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Inspiration from Flikr

One of the things I love about Flikr is that when I need inspiration I find it there. I just came across this new young photographer Craig Usher. He is into night-time photography in a big way and prefers to … Continue reading

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Photo competition

Mhairi Carroll has entered a few of her stunning pictures in the Visit Scotland photo competition like this one of the Buachaille Etive Mor with Ice flow on the waterfall. http://photo.visitscotland.com/index.php/galleries/gallery/660801 There are a few more by Mhairi in the … Continue reading

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