Welcome to Martin Lawrence Landscape Photography
I am a landscape photographer specialising in images of the English Lake District and Scotland. My work is well known in the Lake District area, where I exhibit in several local galleries and have monthly exhibition/sales at the Moot Hall in Keswick.
On this website you can view my wide portfolio of images, learn a little more about me and the equipment I use, find out about the courses that I offer and read some of my tips and articles on how to improve your own landscape photography. The site also includes a secure on-line shopping facility where you can buy high quality canvases, signed prints, framed photographs and greeting cards.
Featured Photographic Print
Navajo Indian at John Ford Point in Monument Valley
Digital Landscape Photography Courses
Whether you're a beginner or an intermediate in digital photography, my One-to-One and Small Group Digital Landscape Photography Courses are designed to give you both an informative and enjoyable experience.
One to One Adobe Photoshop CS5 Course for Photographers - Beginner level
I’m a big advocate of getting the image right in-camera which is something I always teach on my courses. However, sometimes what you see when you upload an image is not exactly what you remember seeing at the time that you took it. This may be due to camera limitations or incorrect settings which were not obvious on the small LCD display of your camera. We can use Photoshop techniques……
How to achieve beautiful landscape images with a set of Graduated Neutral Density Filters
Figure 1: The Final Produce - what you will be creating One of the most useful pieces of kit that you can own is a set of Neutral Density Graduated Filters. They can rescue a landscape image which would otherwise be spoilt by washed out skies or dark foregrounds. A large percentage of landscape images will always have a contrast between these two areas……
Locations to shoot
Castlerigg Stone Circle
Castlerigg Stone Circle is one of the most visually impressive prehistoric monuments in Britain, and is the most visited stone circle in Cumbria. The stone circle is on the level top of a low hill with views across to Skiddaw, Blencathra and Lonscale……