Tag Archives: Photography

Ed Duncan and Wester Ross

During the long winter nights a happy hour can be spent searching for stunning images of places to visit in Scotland and photograph. Such a night prompted another in our series of Scottish landscape photographers. This one is about Ed Duncan , … Continue reading

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Louise Bellin | Photography: The Scottish Dream

We started a series a while back on Scottish photographers. If you click on the category ‘photographers’ in the drop down box on our photographic view blog you can see who we have covered to date. They include professional and … Continue reading

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Inspiration from Ansel Adams and Astronomy

For inspiration and five minutes well spent you can do yourself a favour and watch this BBC presentation of the Ansel Adams exhibition at the National Maritime Museum at Greenwich in London. BBC News – Ansel Adams and American nature. If … Continue reading

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Plane dives towards our house

The benefit of always having a camera to hand is you never know when a plane is about to dive towards your house. Mhairi caught this on camera. It is a C130 Hercules flying extremely low. This is not an … Continue reading

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Whatever the weather here’s a couple of points

Most landscape photographers pray for interesting weather. It can turn a standard landscape into a spectacular image. It would appear that our BBC weather forecasters agree. News of Hurricane Isaac in the US is given before we learn that in … Continue reading

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Black and white drama in the middle of Scotland

The photograph below was taken by Mhairi in the middle of the day. The composition is made even more effective by converting into black and white. Selective use of contrast and vingetting has been enhanced in digital processing. This makes … Continue reading

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Capturing space colour and form

This time on the Isle of Harris I considered the ability of a photograph to capture less detail but more feeling. What is it that attracts us to coastal scenes or misty landscapes but the ability to see what’s not … Continue reading

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David Fleet Professional Landscape Photographer

There is no shortage of great landscape photographers in Scotland. David Fleet is a new addition to the quality professional market. There is no limit to great landscape photography. There is room for as many as can make it because … Continue reading

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Beka Globe a Harris photographer

One of the joys of visiting the Islands of Scotland is that they are the chosen home and gallery of many fantastic artists.  We purchased stunning prints from a superb photographer that works on the Isle of Harris. Beka Globe produces … 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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