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Architecture photography from Salford Quays and Media City UK

Architecture photography from Salford Quays and Media City UK

A couple of years ago I saw this video by the excellent Craig Roberts from e6 blogs and ever since I have been eager to get down to Manchester and check out Salford Quays. Well, I finally made it!... but only for a short visit (one full day and night) so a return trip is an absolute must. 

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Discover why the National Museum of Scotland is such an amazing location for photography

Discover why the National Museum of Scotland is such an amazing location for photography

I have to be honest I initially travelled through to Edinburgh to try out some street photography.  I thought the Edinburgh Festival crowds would be a great time to try something different but the vast crowds meant I could barely walk three inches without bumping into someone or being held up in an endless stream of festival goers.

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Why you really need to get down the Clyde and photograph the Glasgow Science Centre

Why you really need to get down the Clyde and photograph the Glasgow Science Centre

Sunny day photography can be a bit awkward.  The harsh light and shadows can make it difficult to get any decent shots.  However, it is possible to use this light to your advantage and make some good photographs.

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Great Glasgow photography locations: House for an Art Lover

Great Glasgow photography locations: House for an Art Lover

Based in Bellahouston Park, House for an Art Lover was originally designed in 1901 by Charles Rennie Mackintosh for entry to a German design magazine competition.  The house was eventually completed in 1996 and using original designs and other completed buildings by Mackintosh as inspiration.

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