Jim Reid's Photography Site

About

Hi! and welcome to my photography site.

I am a landscape, nature and events photographer living in Scotland.

I love to make photographic  images which capture the essence of a scene. I am always looking for a different perspective, to add a unique quality to my shots, but believe that it is a combination of the quality of light and composition that is the key to creating high impact, emotion evoking images.

I use a Canon 5DMKII full frame SLR in combination with 3 high quality “L” zoom lenses.  (16 – 35mm – f2.8;   24 – 105mm – f4;   70 – 200mm – f2.8)  I find that these 3 lenses provide both the range and quality I require for most of my photographic needs and will hire additional lenses for any “special” assignment.

There is nothing quite like rising at 5.30am, on a wet autumn morning and driving into Glencoe for a 7am sunrise photoshoot, when you are rewarded with a break in cloud cover and the soft morning light illuminates the magnificent majesty of the Scottish landscape.

I hope you get as much pleasure from viewing my images as I did making them. Please let me know.

37 responses

  1. thanks for stopping by and liking my recent post. I enjoyed looking through your site. You have some beautiful images. Best Wishes!

    January 8, 2014 at 12:42 am

    • Many thanks for visiting my site Eddie and for your kind comment.

      January 8, 2014 at 4:44 pm

  2. An award for you Jim :)

    http://inspiredandpretty.wordpress.com/2013/12/19/an-award/

    December 20, 2013 at 2:48 am

    • Congratulations Jocelyne on your well deserved award. Many thanks for mine, it is greatly appreciated. We have recently moved home so I have not been blogging for a few months. I will be back early in the new year. Hope you and yours are having a great festive season. Best wishes Jim.

      December 25, 2013 at 8:33 pm

      • I’m glad to know you will be back Jim, I thought you had abandoned your blog. I look forward to seeing your beautiful photos. Wishing you a great Holiday season too ! :)

        December 27, 2013 at 5:05 pm

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