Monthly:October 2015

John Muir Trust Wild Places Prize for photography and conservation

The Wild Places Prize We’re delighted to announce that The John Muir Trust will be supporting the Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year by sponsoring a major new award for the 2015 competition. The new award titled “The Wild Places Prize” for photography of Scotland’s wild places comprises 10 prizes of John Muir Trust membership, an exclusive exhibition in the Trust’s Wildspace gallery in Pitlochry as well as each selected photograph being featured in the John Muir Trust Journal; its […]

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Book success beyond expectations

When I orginally launched the competition in 2014, it had always been my aim that it would promote photographers, raise awareness of our amazing Scottish places and help boost local shops and businesses. Well, I’m delighted to say that after the first year, it’s definitely achieving those aims and in the case of the book, it’s exceeded all my expectations. The competition book has been in several shops since April, and today I received the news that as well as […]

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Scottish Photography Book Is Unexpected Best Seller

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE [BEGINS] Scottish Photography Book Is Unexpected Best Seller A book showcasing photographs by some of Scotland’s best landscape photographers has become the best seller in tourist shops throughout Scotland this summer. Launched in March this year, “The Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year – Collection 1” showcases the prize winning images from the annual Scottish landscape photography competition and has all but sold out in the 6 months since it was put into the shops. The book’s […]

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New poster campaign launched

As Scotland is basking in the most amazing autumn weather on record, today marks the launch of the Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year poster campaign. A series of unique one-off posters will be on display at various National Trust for Scotland properties throughout Scotland. The posters, printed on paper supplied by sponsors Fotospeed, include images from the photographers who took part in last year’s competition. The posters are aimed at raising awareness of the competition as well as will […]

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