Tag: Hebrides

Gaelic bard celebrated at Oban book launch

Photographer Alastair Jackson partnered up his brooding black and white images of Skye and Raasay landscapes with words from Seil poet Kenneth Steven to bring out a  new book – The Spirit of the Hebrides.

New book pays homage to great Gaelic bard

The Spirit of the Hebrides marries Kenneth Steven’s words with brooding black and photos by Alastair Jackson, capturing the landscapes of Skye and Raasay through a wide-angled lens.

Margaret Fay Shaw film set for premiere on Uist

Little did the Pennsylvania relatives of Margaret Fay Shaw know when they packed her off to the home of her ancestors in Scotland to ‘sort her out’ as they called it, that the orphaned teenager would grow to become one of the world’s most celebrated photographers and cinematographers.