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Happy New Year 2018

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Wishing everyone a healthy, prosperous and Happy New Year 2018.

“May the Light be with you”

 
 
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Merry Christmas !!!

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Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas!

Tis the season! Wishing you a wonderful Christmas filled with memories you’ll always treasure.

( And don’t forget to take photos…)

 Merry Christmas wishes to you all !

 
 
 
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Quote of the week – Robert Frank

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Robert Frank
Robert Frank

“The eye should learn to listen before it looks.”

Robert Frank

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The Isle of Arran a photographic guide

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Brodick Castle and Goatfell from ferry, Isle of Arran Scotland 2017, Fujifilm XPro-1

The Isle of Arran a (kind of) photographic guide

Arran or the Isle of Arran (/ˈærən/; Scottish Gaelic: Eilean Arainn pronounced [elan ˈarɪɲ]).

At 432 square kilometers (167 sq mi), is this the largest island in the Firth of Clyde and the seventh largest Scottish island. 

 

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MEDIUM FORMAT: PICTURE OF THE WEEK

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Medium format: Picture of the week

Glen Rosa, Isle of Arran Scotland 2017
Glen Rosa Isle of Arran Scotland Hasselblad 503CW f16/1/40s no filt 50mm
Glen Rosa Isle of Arran Scotland Hasselblad 503CW f16/1/40s no filter  lens:50mm

Glen Rosa is a magical place on Isle of Arran Scotland. Place not to be missed when visiting the island.

I love the mood on this shot, it makes me want to go back there….

Previous Medium format picture of the week

Have you ever been to the Isle of Arran?

What is your favourite place?

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Quote of the week – Don McCullin

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Don McCullin photo by Tom Stoddart
Don McCullin photo by Tom Stoddart

“Photography for me is not looking, it’s feeling. If you can’t feel what you’re looking at, then you’re never going to get others to feel anything when they look at your pictures.”

 Don McCullin

Previous Quote of the week here

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(Almost) A non-photographic trip

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View from the ridge, Snowdonia Wales UK, Fujifilm Xpro-1

(Almost) A non-photographic trip

Wales, Snowdonia November 2017, 7:30am-ish. Chris has just parked the car and I’m putting my walking boots on. Rain is gentle and it looks like it’s not going to stop soon. Great. Where is the 80% chance for a cloud-free summit which was promised by the weatherman?

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Medium format: Picture of the week

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Medium format: Picture of the week

Kildonan Beach, Isle of Arran Scotland 2017
Kildonan Beach, Isle of Arran Scotland 2017 Hasselblad 503CW f22/2s +0.6 ND Lee 80mm, Fuji Velvia 50
Kildonan Beach, Isle of Arran Scotland 2017 Hasselblad 503CW f22/2s +0.6 ND Lee 80mm, Fuji Velvia 50

Fantastic sunset on Kildonan beach Isle of Arran Scotland. Shot on Fujifilm Velvia 50.

I love how colours are rendered by this slide film, it’s true king of the films for landscape photography.

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