Welcome to the photography of Simon Kitchin, A North Wales photographer and the author of the photo location guidebook Photographing North Wales. On my website you can browse photos of North Wales and the UK, buy high quality prints, framed prints and canvases, book a landscape photography workshop in Snowdonia National Park or buy a copy of my latest North Wales calendar.

Just 20 copies left of my North Wales 2021 Calendar

November 03, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
Just 20 copies of my 2021 North Wales Calendar left, last chance to get your copy £8.99 including UK delivery. https://www.landscapephotographyuk.com/north-wales-calendar
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Adobe Photoshop 2021 problems - this might be the solution

November 03, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
So the new version of Photoshop is out and there's quite a few new features added. For landscape photography I guess perhaps the most interesting one, depending on your ethics, is the "Sky Replacement" tool. Whilst I'll probably not use it, Photoshop have certainly made it easier than ever to drop in a more interesting sky, although whilst the pro...
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Photography Gift Vouchers

October 29, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
With Christmas fast approaching my gift vouchers could be the ideal present. Available in different denominations recipients can choose the photo print, framed print or canvas of their choice from my website using the unique voucher code. https://www.landscapephotographyuk.com/north-wales-photography-gift-vouchers
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Autumn at Loggerheads Country Park near Mold

October 24, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
Loggerheads Country Park near Mold in North East Wales is a great place to go for an autumn walk through the woodland
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Llanberis Lonely Tree at sunrise in an autumnal snowdonia

October 17, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
The Lonely Tree on Llyn Padarn Llanberis. Taken during a 121 photography workshop with a customer who wanted to tick the tree off his bucket list. We wandered up to Dinorwic slate quarry afterwards to explore some of the amazing industrial heritage that North Wales has to offer.
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Snowdonia photography workshop 8th May 2021 - just 2 places remaining

October 16, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
A booking of 2 places just taken for my Snowdonia workshop on Sat 8th May 2021 so just 2 remaining on that date now https://www.landscapephotographyuk.com/snowdonia-photography-workshops-north-wales
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A stunning week of hiking the Great Langdale mountains in the Lake District

October 10, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
The Lake District has many fantastic places to visit and we've just spent a week walking the mountains around Great langdale and Little Langdale. There are many highlight but the peaks of the Langdale Pikes are amazing and the wonderful Hobbition like Slater Bridge in Little Langdale is something special. Hope you enjoy some of the photos I took wh...
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Stunning sunrise on Snowdon and Crib Goch

September 19, 2020
Snowdon looked stunning at sunrise this morning in the warm early morning light. Crib Goch living up to it's name "Red Ridge" too.
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A weekend of Snowdonia photography workshops

September 13, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
Had a busy weekend running Snowdonia photography workshops Saturday & Sunday, fortunately the weather was kind so we made the best of the conditions. One lesson I learned myself from the day, don't let the "My little pony" lookalikes fool you, they bite
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Summer heather in full bloom on Conwy mountain

September 10, 2020
A late afternoon wander up Conwy mountain whilst the summer heather is in full bloom. This is a wonderful walk with fantastic views of Conwy castle, Llandudno, the Great Orme and the Isle of Anglesey
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Rainbow over Castell Dinas Bran Llangollen

August 22, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
A bit of luck whilst running an early morning 121 photography workshops around Llangollen today, a wonderful rainbow arching over Castell Dinas Bran
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Stwlan Dam to Cwmorthin slate quarry - the industrial heritage of North Wales

July 27, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
Another wander through the amazing industrial landscape near Blaenau Ffestiniog in North Wales. This time I climbed to Stwlan Dam and crossed over to Rhosydd and Cwmorthin slate quarries. The cloud dropped on my head just approaching Rhosydd which creating some fantastic atmosphere amongst the old ruins... although a little eerie at times if I'm ho...
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A moody day wander at Stwlan Dam near Blaenau Ffestiniog

July 16, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
A first visit for me to the impressive Stwlan Dam sat high above Blaenau Ffestioniog, a village famous for it's industrial heritage relating to the Welsh slate industry
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Just 1 Snowdonia workshop place left for 2020

July 15, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
I just have 1 place left on my Snowdonia workshops for 2020 now... Sunday 13th September. If you'd like details or to book you can find everything on my webpage: http://www.landscapephotographyuk.com/snowdonia-photography-workshops-north-walesorkshops-north-wales
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Nikon lens choice for landscape photography - a difficult decision?

July 10, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
It's definitely a dilemma choosing what lenses to use for landscape photography, zooms, primes, focal lengths, how many to carry. The temptation is often to want to cover every single focal length so the obvious option would be a 24-70 zoom and a 70-200 or 300 zoom. You're then missing the ultra wide though so you might want something like the Tam...
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