Category Archives: Steve Walton UK Landscape Photographer

Photography Forums

Photography forums are an internet phenomena and I’ve had a long association with them, in both ‘professional’ and enthusiast weighting.  If I’m perfectly honest, whilst I would agree that forums can be entertaining and often informative, I generally find them irritating for many reasons.  In fact, the only forum I frequent on a fairly regular…

Sandcastle vs Tide

Watching the incoming tide demolish and erase a sandcastle is endlessly fascinating.  It’s a reminder of several things, a leveler in more ways than the obvious.  I watched this process until the sandcastle was gone forever and the outgoing tide would leave a blank canvas once again.  Building on sand isn’t the best plan and…

Gasadalur Faroe Islands

Gasadalur, Faroe Islands. I have visited the Faroe Islands on numerous occasions and I always look forward to returning to these amazing islands!  Gasadalur waterfall is spectacular and probably the most iconic location, I have witnessed many of it’s moods, from stormy North Atlantic conditions to balmy periods of high pressure    On this occasion,…

Vanguard Alta Pro 283CT Tripod Review

On location review of the Vanguard Alta Pro 283CT carbon fibre tripod by Steve Walton. Coumeenoole, Slea Head, Dingle.  From my Wild Light Photography Tour of Kerry & Dingle in April 2016 A good tripod is a key component of my photographic equipment.  I have owned quite a few tripods over the years, invariably Gitzo…