Tag Archives: Photography

Fine Art Landscape Photography – Darren Cole

When we were last in Harris last spring we noticed a new gallery ( the Hebscape Gallery ) on the way in to Tarbert from North Harris. It was not open so we peered in through the window. A photography gallery … Continue reading

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Adventure Photographer & Alpine Climber

Cory Richards is a National Geographic photographer and adventurer of the year in 2012. The video on his home page about his life is inspirational. It’s the one in a million story of a school drop out at 14 , … Continue reading

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Colin Prior’s Karakoram project

Hopefully you got to see the fantastic one hour Adventure Show special on Colin Prior’s photographic trip to the Karakoram mountain range. Perhaps it was only available in Scotland – BBC 2.  Follow the link above to the adventure show … Continue reading

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Spring macro went micro

Its my fault. I posted some nice macro shots of snowdrops in February and committed myself to photographing a set of seasonal flowers throughout the year. A small project I thought would be no harder than waiting two or three … Continue reading

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Snow drops and macro magic

A wee project this year will be to try to capture the best known seasonal flowers in Scotland. They let us know we are moving through the changes in temperature, time and light. One of the most welcome is the … Continue reading

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Here is why we have joined 500px

The most popular way to view great photographs is sitting with your tablet. It gives you the best of a photo mag and in full colour. The most popular way to buy photographs is a canvas wrap print. It can … Continue reading

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David Mould is another winning Scottish photographer

Time for another in our series on outstanding Scottish landscape photographers. To see the others select the photographers category on the topic drop down box. David Mould’s photography came to my attention when I saw his successful picture in this … 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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Happy St Andrew’s Day

To all our friends and online followers – Happy St Andrew’s Day. Especially for those not able to be in Scotland today   – it is awffy bonny with a clear blue sky on a crisp November morning. This picture … Continue reading

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Take a view – Landscape Photographer of the Year

The winners in this year’s Take a view – Landscape Photographer of the Year competition  have been revealed and feature in the book Landscape Photographer of the Year in shops now. This is my favourite from the winning bunch but  you should visit … Continue reading

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