Author Archives: PK-Potter

Featured Image – The Cuilc

This lovely snowscene was Captured by Davy Nelson, someone I have hooked up with from the PK Flickr Group and have been in contact with since. His captures of Pitlochry Dam while the gates were open showed me a sight…

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Santa Day, Birnam & Dunkeld

Location: Perthshire| Time: 1pm Ian: My mate had called me up to see if I wanted to take the wee one up to Dunkeld and Birnam for the annual Santa Day parade. Basically it consists of Mr Claus being pulled…

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Rannoch Moor, Perthshire

Location: Perthshire| Time: 1pm Ian: I had spotted snow on the hills all around us yesterday and had already made a decision that we were going to hunt some down. In the spur of the moment we headed north towards…

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Featured Image – Campsie Fells

Glasgow-based photographer McSnow1 has taken this fantastic waterfall image from the Campsie Fells area in the West of Scotland. The long exposure has created a misty effect over the jet black rocks at the base of the falls. Check out…

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Kinnoull Hill, Perth

Location: Perth| Time: About 1pm Ian: Got off to a late start as I had to take the wife back to hospital (hyperemisis trouble) and so with both of us working tonight we settled on the rather close location of…

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Featured Image – Falkirk Wheel

Another stunning image from the Flickr Group and this time of the Falkirk Wheel, Falkirk. I love the perfect reflection and the detail from all the different textures of this image. An exceptional capture – don’t be stingy with the…

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Featured Image – Morning mist

This stunning image was taken by Jonathan J Mackintosh. The quality of the light on the damp road is fantastic and leads my eye all the way into the picture. Well done that man! Jonathan J Mackintosh: Photostream: http://www.flickr.com/photos/jonathanjmackintosh/ Profile:…

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Featured Image – Pitlochry Dam

I spotted this excellent images of the Dam at Pitlochry and rather unusually, it’s taken at night time. Not only that, but the dam is letting out water! The harsh contrast of this shot really caught my eye and this…

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Bracklinn Falls, The Trossachs

Location: Callander | Time: 12:00 The Trossachs are home to many fantastic areas and today we decided to re-visit the Bracklinn Falls in the pouring rain… Ian: When I got up this morning it was overcast but not actually raining.…

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Kingoodie – Dundee

I was out today doing something I had never done before – 1 on 1 teaching photography! It was a really enjoyable experience for me but it helped immensely that the pupil was very ready, very willing and as it…

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Pitlochry Dam

Location: Pitlochry | Time: 14:00 Pitlochry Dam is a tourist haven but what does it hold for the photographer? Pitlochry Dam in HDR using a mega wide angle lens Sarah: So after a quick lunch and a phone conversation with…

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Flickr – The PK Group

Hi all – I’ve just created a new Flickr group to accompany the blog and we really hope you get on board and start posting your best work to it! http://www.flickr.com/groups/pkimages/

Killin – Falls of Dochart

Location: Killin, near Lochearnhead | Time: Afternoon The Falls of Dochart are one of the best sights in Scotland Killin bridge taken with an infrared filter Sarah: Nothing like shooting blind through an infared filter for a challenge, add a 2…

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Monifieth Twilight Shoot

Location: Monifieth | Time: 16.00 ish A beach, a playpark and a MacDonalds – Which one made our day? Katie was delighted to be at the beach. Shame I forgot her bucket… Ian: Since the wife was ill I decided…

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VR Action – Amazing!

When people talk about action shots the first thing that doesn’t come to mind is a 360 degree image of someone flying down a big hill on a pair of skies. However that’s exactly what you can expect to find…

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