This guide covers the finest photography locations in the Isle of Skye, Glen Coe and Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park.

Features include:

  • Over 50 brilliant locations, including lochs, mountains, waterfalls, coasts and castles.
  • Detailed directions to each location, including maps, where to park and satnav information.
  • Advice on the best time of day and the best time of year to visit the locations.
  • Table of sunrise and sunset times for the areas.
  • Useful information on what time of year to visit, access rights and dealing with midges!
  • Suitable for all levels of photographer -  from beginner to professional.
  • Handy A5 size fits in your camera bag. 

Read more about the book here.

The newest guide hot off the press in March 2016 is The Photographer's Guide to Scotland (Skye, Glen Coe & The Trossachs).

Each guide book is designed to give you everything you need to get the most out of a photographic trip - we've done the legwork of finding the best locations on offer, so you don't have to.  There are over 50 locations in each book, covering a variety of subjects, such as lakes, mountains, waterfalls, rock formations, stone circles, caves, quarries, barns, viaducts...

For every location there are detailed written directions, detailed maps and a suitable place to park, so you can easily find even the most well-hidden of locations.  Along with tips on where the best viewpoints are and what angles you might want to explore, you'll find advice on the best time of day and year to visit.  All you need is your camera!

reviews and press

Review from Cumbria Life.        Review from Amateur Photographer Magazine.

Article from Trail Magazine.       Review from the Westomoreland Gazette.

Article from Lancashire Life.      Article from the North West Evening Mail.

Reviews from ePHOTOzine.      Article from the York Press.

Review from Walking Britain.    Article from the Sheffield Telegraph.

Article from InCumbria Magazine.

Long Valley Books is a small independent publisher that produces location guide books for landscape photography in the UK.

Other books in the series are The Photographer's Guide to The Lake District, ​The Photographer's Guide to The Yorkshire Dales, The Photographer's Guide to the Peak District and The Photographer's Guide to London.  Click on a cover below to read more.

If you want to let us know what you think of our books then get in touch — we're always interested in feedback.

The next book in the series is going to be The Photographer's Guide to Northumberland, due out early 2017.  If you'd like us to let you know when it's ready please get in touch.

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