Mike McFarlane is a landscape photographer, specialising in landscape, panoramic and 360° VR tour photography. Fascinated by the beauty of the light and land, especially the coast, his work shares this beauty with others. Mike's photography covering Northumberland, Tyne & Wear, County Durham, Teesside, Yorkshire, Scotland, UK and Europe is used commercially by a wide variety of clients and is available in galleries nationwide.
def'n - An enhanced state of mind where your eyes won't focus properly and you see only in colour, shape, texture and line. Cause by an exhausted mind and body (from long days in the fresh air with sunrise starts and sunset stops, and creative highs and lows) resulting in the conscious mind being too tired to get in the way of intuitive picture making.
There are many ingredients that go into making a great landscape photograph. Great light, appropriate weather, fine landscape or landscape features (ie the subject), mood, being…