Lightstalkers Scotland provides photography tuition and photography experiences at fantastic locations around the beautiful Scottish Highlands and beyond. Both complete beginners and series enthusiasts are catered for during the location based workshops and photo tours. Lightstalkers is owned and operated by AIPP accredited professional photographer Glen C Campbell m.photog (visit the www.aipp.com.au website for information).
The Australian connection and home coming.
After living in Australia for 12 years and co leading workshops there for 5 years , Glen returned home to the Highland Capital of Inverness with his wife and young family in May 2009 and established Lightstalkers Scotland.
Although now based in the UK, Glen still remains a full accredited member of the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, abiding by their code of professional ethics and practices. He still has close ties Down Under and regularly undertakes commercial assignments for the Victorian State Government. He also runs an annual Australian workshop/tour focusing on some amazing locations.
While living in Melbourne, Glen studied Visual Art – Applied Photography where he won the Folio of the Year award when he graduated. He also won the landscape, industrial and architecture categories in the States of Victoria student awards run by Australia’s professional body the AIPP in 2003 (Australian Institute of Professional Photography).
Glen established a busy and varied career as a freelance photographer, photographing for one of Melbourne’s top wedding studios Astir Images, working for newspapers, co-leading landscape photography workshops and accepting numerous assignments from corporate and government clients. Glen’s photographic illustrations of major infrastructure projects for the Victorian State Government (Australia) have been highly acclaimed and have ensured that demand for his services remains high.
In 2005 Glen become an Associate of the AIPP and in 2007 was awarded the title of AIPP – Master of Photography after winning a series of awards in quick succession in an unusually short period of time. He was also awarded the Epson AIPP Victorian Landscape Photographer of the Year in both 2004 and 2005.
Photography workshops and tuition
Over the past few years, Glen has co-led a series of landscape photography workshops around Australia, taking in some of the country’s most iconic locations. Beginners and skilled photographers alike have been inspired by his obvious passion for the landscape, and have enjoyed his clear communication style that makes learning fun, easy and inspiring. He has also provided individual tuition to aspiring professionals, amateurs and college students. In 2008 he was invited to speak at a Fuji Breakaway event which included other photographers from around the globe.
After a 15 year absence Glen returned home to the Scottish Highlands in May 2009 to live his dream of exploring and photographing the part of the world closest to his heart. Lightstalkers Scotland was set up to enable other photographers to share and experience the wild Highlands alongside Glen who’s keen to share his photographic knowledge and experience, while meeting and welcoming visitors from around the globe who share a photographic passion for the world around us. Glen’s current photography trips include Scotland, Australia, Croatia and, well watch this space.
Contact Glen today to book your own photography adventure.
Honours and Awards
2009 – Gold and Silver awards SWPP/BPPA – United Kingdom
2008 – Silver award AIPP Canon Australian Professional Photographer Awards.
2007 – Honour – Master of Photography – AIPP.
2007 – Silver, silver distncn and gold awards Canon Australian Professional Photographer Awards.
2007 – Multiple silver and silver distinctions Epson Victorian Professional Photography Awards.
2006 – Multiple silver / silver distinction awards Epson Victorian Professional Photography Awards.
2006 – Gold and multiple silver awards – Canon Australian Professional Photographer Awards.
2005 – AIPP Victorian Landscape Photographer of the Year.
2005 – Multiple silver / silver distinction awards Epson Victorian Professional Photography Awards.
2005 – Gold and silver awards – Canon Australian Professional Photographer Awards.
2004 – AIPP Victorian Landscape Photographer of the Year.
2004 – Multiple silver and one gold award – Epson Victorian Professional Photography Awards.
2004 – Honour – Associate member – Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP)
2004 – Gold and multiple silver awards – Canon Australian Professional Photographer Awards.
2003 – Landscape / Architecture / Industrial category winner – Victorian Student of the
2003 – 2 silver awards, Canon Australian Institute of Professional Photographer Awards.
2003 – Member – Australian Institute of Professional Photography
2003 – NMIT – folio of the year.
2003 – Diploma – Visual Arts / Applied Photography.
2003 – Fuji scholarship recipient.