Power Down

Up to mid 2012 my photography has largely been in the landscape genre.   For the 2012 – 2014 period I am being challenged to see things differently.   Read more

This remote spot on the west coast of Scotland, in my case reached by mountain bike, is off-grid with electricity coming mainly from wind power.   As I reached the location and stopped pedalling I noticed the wind turbine was also completely still.   The calm sea loch seemed to say “power down”.   In a global community where we so often live life at full power, the scene before me spoke of sustainable living respectful of both people and environment.

Published in Outdoor Photography, September 2012, p111.   Taken in Scotland, April 2012

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