Isle of Mull Photographer – Scotland

Sunset, Isle of Mull, Scotland

Hello! I’m Phil, an Isle of Mull photographer and blogger with a passion for the great outdoors, conservation & environment, science and most things arty. Inspired by nature, kindness and creativity.

Ardvreck Castle, Sutherland, Scotland

Ardvreck Castle stands isolated on a rocky promontory on the north eastern shore of Loch Assynt in Sutherland, north west Scotland. It dates back to the 16th century and is thought to have been built by the Clan MacLeod family around 1590. Sutherland has long been a stronghold of the clan MacLeod who owned Assynt and the surrounding area from the 13th century onwards.

Ardvreck Castle Sutherland Scotland

Ardvreck Castle, Sutherland, Scotland

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Monochrome Landscape Photography

Monochrome landscape photography - Duart Castle, Scotland

Monochrome landscape photography offers a very different visual interpretation of how we naturally see the world. When colour is removed from the scene it can add a whole new dimension to give the landscape a more dramatic and timeless quality. This … Continue reading

Photographing a sense of place

Isolated tree at sunrise

Photographing a sense of place gives photography a purpose. It allows us to capture not only an image but an emotional record of our photographic experience. So it is not just about photographing an appealing composition, it is also about recording … Continue reading

Patterns in Water – Imagination rushing by


Photographing patterns in water can offer many interesting and rewarding photo opportunities. Whilst the photographic outcome can often be unpredictable, it is this very uncertainty that allows the creative abstract to show through. … Continue reading

Famous Photographer Quotes for Inspiration


These Photographer Quotes can be helpful when you looking for inspiration or have hit a creative wall. Some of the most famous photographers in the world have over the years made photographer quotes offering words of wisdom. In my opinion all the … Continue reading