Day Seven – Neist Point

On Day Seven, the group headed out to Neist Point, the westernmost point in Scotland.  That should help you find it on the map! Neist Point was a very picturesque spot.  From the parking lot at the end of the long lane, you can either walk down to the lighthouse or up to the top …

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Day Six – Chasing the Light

On Day Six we started driving through the Quiraing Mountains.  The instructors were disappointed.  The light was just not cooperating. We stopped near the top of a long winding road and waited for a while, but the sun and the clouds just didn’t want to cooperate! So we kept driving.  We were looking for a …

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Day Five – Derelicts and Photo Stimulators

Critiques ran long and we got a late start. Our first stop was Tallisker Whiskey Distillery.  I was hoping to take the tour of the facility.  I always love to see a company’s operations.  It is fascinating to see how they do things and sometimes get an insight into how they think.  Unfortunately, this day, …

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Day Four – Satisfied or Concerned?

Day four took us to a cow pasture with a waterfall.  I love shooting waterfalls.  I love to make the water all silky smooth.  however, Annette and Clayt are not impressed with the silky water.  They prefer that the water be more realistic.  So, I have two waterfall pictures here; one with silky smooth water …

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Day Three – Misty Isles Boat Trip

Day three and another beautiful day on the Isle of Skye! This day was an earlier start than the other days.  We had to get over to the town of Elgol to catch a boat to Loch Coruisk. And Loch Coruisk was beautiful; lots of water, patches of snow on the high peaks, mountains, stream, …

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Day One – Loop Road including Tarskavaig

The first day of the workshop has arrived.  First, we all work on our images from the Eilean Donan Castle and then each of us presents 2 images to the group for critiques. The critiques are first from the students/participants and then from the instructors.  Part of improving your own work is to study work …

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