A brief look at the advancing power of mobile phone cameras
Copyright and Ownership
My slightly bizarre and mixed-up views on Copyright and ownership of photographs.
Leading Lines: Taking you through your Photos
Looking at the use of leading lines as a compositional element in photography.
Crashing through the Birks
The cascading waters crashing down through the woodland at the Birks of Aberfeldy.
The Sun – Predictably Uncontrollable
The Sun. The big fiery ball in the sky that gives birth to life on this planet. It also is the primary light source for most landscape photographers so understanding how the sun moves and illuminates is vital for anyone using it as a light source in photography. Where are you and where are you... Continue Reading →
Why Shoot Landscapes?
So why choose to shoot landscapes? I suppose for the same reason we climb mountains, because they're there. All around us, whether in the town or the country, intriguing and beautiful vistas abound just ready to be captured. And it doesn't have to be a dramatic shot of soaring mountains at sunset to be interesting,... Continue Reading →
Hey Ho, Let’s Go!
Welcome to the first post on my photographic blog. This post will just serve as a short introduction about myself and what I hope to write about in future posts. My name is Neil Williamson and I live in the north-east of Scotland. For many years I have been interested in photography, especially landscape photography.... Continue Reading →