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.

  • Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 18

    Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 18

    Tuesday 7 June 2022 | Time to move on and leave the Caolnaslacon Campsite after 6 nights. I loved staying there, feeling very safe, even though it was crowded during the Jubilee weekend. In the morning, I meet Rosaline of the Glencoe Heritage Trust. At last, I should say, because earlier scheduled visits were cancelled. […]

  • Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 17

    Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 17

    Monday 6 June 2022 | Early morning and faint stripes of clouds in the sky. The weather is changing. The funny thing is most photographers, certainly, in a weather-unpredictable area such as the West of Scotland, check the weather on several websites to see what is coming. Am I too stubborn, or do I just […]

  • Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 16

    Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 16

    Sunday 5 June 2022 | The last day of the Spring Bank Holiday Weekend marks the exodus of most campers at the site. In a few hours, nearly everybody is gone, and what was a crowded campsite becomes a haven of peace again, with less than a dozen tents and camper vans left. I bid […]

  • Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 15

    Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 15

    Saturday 4 June 2022 | The start of week 3 of the adventures in the Lochaber area for the Thomson remakes project. The campsite is crowded, and I leave for a series of planned interviews in the morning. Firstly, I have an appointment with Mary and Don in Onich. I met them in October last […]

  • Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 14

    Travelogue Lochaber Series – Day 14

    Friday 3 June 2022 | My look gets a bit wilder every day, but I really don’t mind. Again, an early rise for some writing and email work and a good breakfast. So far, this week’s weather was gentle and sunny, with clouds coming in the afternoon and some refreshing showers at the start of […]