Photographing the Winter Freeze, Quiraing, Isle of Skye - Melvin Nicholson Photography

Photographing the Winter Freeze, Quiraing, Isle of Skye – Landscape Photography

During my two days on Skye en-route to the Outer Hebrides, I decided to visit the iconic Quiraing in harsh, wintery, freezing conditions. I walked four miles from the roadside and back to ensure that I did not become stranded by the icy conditions. I have included several images that I took yesterday afternoon (Fri 29th Dec 217). Let me know what you think and … Read more

Melvin Nicholson Photography, Scotland, Scottish highlands, Snow Scene, YouTube

A Scottish Winter Wonderland – Shooting Snow Scenes Video

I was driving through Bun Loyne, a rather lovely part of the Scottish Highlands, especially during a wintery snowy period and I felt compelled to pull over and spend a couple of hours photographing the gorgeous views. I decided to create a video showing you what I was enjoying shooting and to explain a little about how I went about capturing the images I did. There … Read more

Thomas Heaton Big Speaker Event as organised and hosted by Melvin Nicholson Photography

Great Night at the Thomas Heaton Big Speaker Lecture Evening

Thomas Heaton Big Speaker Lecture Evening – Friday 15th Sept 2017 Following on from organising several previous big lecture evenings in Lancashire which have featured professional landscape photographers such as David Noton, Colin Prior, and David Clapp, last night played host to current YouTube landscape photographer sensation Thomas Heaton. I booked a huge 200 seat hall at the gorgeous Bolton School after Thomas had kindly … Read more

Melvin Nicholson Photography Tour of the UK Summer 2017

Melvin’s Photography Tour of the UK Summer 2017- Halfway through news update

Day 14 and Melvin’s sat in his minibus/makeshift converted campervan (complete with single IKEA mattress and a two-burner stove). That opening sentence sounds like a line from a Big Brother show featuring the dulcet tones of Marcus Bentley (the show’s voice over guy). So I am a little over halfway around my imaginatively titled Tour of the UK (despite me only covering the southern half … Read more

Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017 Melvin Nicholson Photography

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017 for Melvin Nicholson Photography

I am delighted to have been notified that I have once again been awarded the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for the second year running having received the same accolade last year. I just wanted to thank all of my clients who left such wonderful reviews on my Tripadvisor page. Your feedback not only helps me enormously in trying to improve every aspect of the landscape … Read more

Nisi Filters Phil Norton Photography

Nisi Standard Polariser vs Landscape Polariser – See the difference

Since taken delivery of my full range of Nisi 100mm filters two weeks ago, people have asked me what the difference is between the standard polariser and the newly launched nano coated (hence the purple look) landscape polariser. To answer that question, I thought that I would conduct a test shooting the same scene twice. The first image with the standard polariser and the two image … Read more