I have cut down on the amount of landscape photography that I am doing as I have found myself returning to the same locations too often. I like to think this keeps me from getting bored and prevents similar images being captured over and over again. However on this shoot things never went as hoped... Continue Reading →
2018 Summer Solstice at Machrihanish I haven't been doing any landscapes lately so I headed out for the 2018 Summer Solstice at Machrihanish. I had decided at the last minute after checking the weather that it was going to be a good sunset so grabbed my bag and dog and hit the beach. I have to... Continue Reading →
Sunset At Point Sands Beach I had been out a walk with one of the kids and dog and used it as a bit of a recce when I decided that I needed to come back at photograph a Sunset at Point Sands Beach, Kintyre, Argyll, Scotland. The area I was planning on taking my... Continue Reading →
WPC: Place In The World This week The Daily Post as us to find our Place In The World, a safe place or a place to go to cheer us up or to feel inspired. For me this was an easy answer for a few reasons. It's the default location I go to when I... Continue Reading →
WPC: Lines This week The Daily Posts challenges us to capture Lines in our photograph, straight, curvy, vertical, horizontal, hard or soft. Below see how I apply Lines to my Landscape Photography. What Do Lines Do In Photography? When capturing an image there are many techniques a photographer can use to improve the image they... Continue Reading →
Abstract Photography on the Kintyre coastline. After a poor sunset I decided to capture a Long Exposure Abstract image looking out towards Jura.
Sunset From Killean Recently I decided to head out with the camera to capture the Sunset From Killean. I had been up this way on the day the beast from the east came through as a recce and even though it was nearly a white out I did manage to see between the snow showers that... Continue Reading →
Star Trails at The Gauldrons I captured some Star Trails at The Gauldrons last night after seen that there was a chance of some Aurora activity. I noticed that Aurora Service were giving a KP rating of 5 (G1) which is enough to get me out. I had noticed that some people in Ireland were getting... Continue Reading →