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Isle of Skye Photography Locations – Trotternish Peninsula

Posted by on Sep 6, 2014 in Locations | 0 comments

Isle of Skye Photography Locations – Trotternish Peninsula

Isle of Skye Photography Locations – Trotternish Peninsula This is the third in my series of articles on photographing one of my favourite places in Britain; the Isle of Skye. The first part focussed on the Sleat Peninsula and the Cuillins, and the second, on Portree and the Waternish peninsula. Staffin Bay The town of Staffin itself is not terribly photogenic, but the wide stretch of Staffin Bay leading north to the Quiraing offers some good scenic photography. Even better, if you take the time to scramble down to the shore you’ll find plenty of opportunities for good seascape...

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Photographing the Isle of Skye – Portree & Waternish

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in Locations | 0 comments

Photographing the Isle of Skye – Portree & Waternish

Isle of Skye Photography Locations – Portree & Waternish This is the second in my series of articles on photographing the wonderful Isle of Skye, one of my favourite places in Britain. Don’t miss the first part, focussed on the Sleat Peninsula and the Cuillins.   Portree The main town on the Isle of Skye, Portree is a popular destination for photographers due to its lovely harbour and colourfully painted houses near the waterfront. There is ample free and paid parking in the center of town. A very scenic circular walk skirts the northern edge of the harbour and gives...

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Photographing the Isle of Skye – The Cuillins & Sleat

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Locations | 0 comments

Photographing the Isle of Skye – The Cuillins & Sleat

Isle of Skye Photography Locations – The Cuillins & Sleat This post is part of a three-part series on my favourite places to photograph on the glorious Isle of Skye. Frankly, you could do worse than to just show up anywhere, at any time, and just have your camera ready, for the light on Skye is superb, and the wonderful landscape offers so many possibilities!     Elgol The little fishing port of Elgol is a popular photographic destination for several reasons. First and foremost, it has a perfect vantage point for views across to the Black Cuillins. Late evening and sunset are...

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