Category Archives: Steve Walton


Scalpay After months of wanting and hoping to move to Scalpay in The Western Isles Nelly & I finally made our permanent escape between lockdowns from Gloucestershire to the tiny Hebridean Island of Scalpay.  We moved into our gu brath dhachaig on June 2nd 2021, our dream has been realised at last! The very best…

River Severn

Mindfulness Within Photography Covid 19 has had a terrible impact on all our lives and our mental wellbeing during the past year but one positive aspect for me is that I have had more opportunity to indulge in personal work without the need to sell anything.    I firmly believe that mindfulness within photography is…

  • Tom HooleyMarch 15, 2021 - 8:16 pm

    Thank you for sharing these beautiful contemplative pictures and I am glad to read that your photography has helped keep you balanced through what sounds like a very tricky time.ReplyCancel

Magpie Mine, Peak District

Exploring Magpie Mine Magpie Mine in the Peak District is a disused lead mine, one of five on the site which is enclosed by a stone wall. The other four shafts are known as Great Red Soil, Horsesteps, Maypit and Dirty Red Soil. Magpie Mine was opened in 1740 and closed in 1958. It was…

Roughting Linn Waterfall

Roughting Linn waterfall Roughting Linn waterfall is a beautiful location in Northumberland, set in a secluded natural grotto below the bridge on the lane to Roughting Linn Farm.  It’s a magical location and a favourite with visiting photographers, but if you’re lucky you’ll have it entirely to yourself, immersed  in the contemplative, quiet solitude that…


Simplifying Landscape Photography

In landscape photography, removing obstacles and complications is my primary approach to both my film and digital work and it is a challenge I enjoy.  Things can become too complicated and the thought sometimes occurs to me that I often add to the physical burden by taking too much ‘stuff’ with me on my outings. …

  • mikeJanuary 4, 2018 - 9:24 pm

    Gorgeous photography, thank you for sharing it.ReplyCancel

    • Steve WaltonFebruary 21, 2018 - 10:20 am

      Thank you for takeing the time to visit and comment, Mike. Much appreciated!ReplyCancel