Thomson’s Scotland is an ongoing series of remakes of photographs taken by the Scottish landscape photographer W.S. Thomson MBE (1906-1967) in his beloved home country.

  • Mallaig

    Mallaig

    Photographer and historical researcher Estelle Slegers Helsen has been wandering around Lochaber in the footsteps of the Scottish photographer W.S. Thomson MBE (1906-1967). Since 2021, she has taken photographic remakes for roughly 75 years after Thomson initially captured the landscape and has talked to local people along her journey. This is article #26 and #27. […]

  • Rannoch Moor

    Rannoch Moor

    Photographer and historical researcher Estelle Slegers Helsen has been wandering around Lochaber in the footsteps of the Scottish photographer W.S. Thomson MBE (1906-1967). Since 2021, she has taken photographic remakes for roughly 75 years after Thomson initially captured the landscape and has talked to local people along her journey. This is article #25. Rannoch Moor […]

  • Corpach

    Corpach

    Photographer and historical researcher Estelle Slegers Helsen has been wandering around Lochaber in the footsteps of the Scottish photographer W.S. Thomson MBE (1906-1967). Since 2021, she has taken photographic remakes for roughly 75 years after Thomson initially captured the landscape and has talked to local people along her journey. This is article #24. In the […]

  • Ben Nevis

    Ben Nevis

    Photographer and historical researcher Estelle Slegers Helsen has been wandering around Lochaber in the footsteps of the Scottish photographer W.S. Thomson MBE (1906-1967). Since 2021, she has taken photographic remakes for roughly 75 years after Thomson initially captured the landscape and has talked to local people along her journey. This is article #23 In the […]

  • Travelogue – 17 February 2024

    Travelogue – 17 February 2024

    Going home Yes! Time to pack, which takes about ten minutes. I say goodbye to my host and catch the first bus, changing buses at Morningside Station. On a Saturday morning, the Edinburgh roads are quiet. I have oat milk coffee in The Global Deli this morning, but I order a tasty vegetarian breakfast, which […]