Featured Photographer #1 – Alison Armstrong

Featured Photographer #1 – Alison Armstrong

Photographer: Alison Armstrong
Camera & Lens: Panasonic DMC – FZ1000
Location of Photos: Mexico

Our first featured photographer, Alison Armstrong from Vancouver, Canada. She’s a 66 year old globe trotter, travel blogger and photographer. Together with her husband Don they started to explore the world in 2011, starting off with Italy.  They have traveled to Spain, India, Bali, Australia, Southeast Asia, Sweden, Mexico, South America, New Zealand, Cyprus, and more. Know more about them in their website. Alison delightedly shared her captured photos in Mexico.

Photographs of Alison Armstrong

“I’m inspired by colour and the challenge to capture colour. I’m inspired by the exotic whether it’s birds or flowers or people with a lifestyle radically different from my own. I’m inspired by the ever changing light and the challenge to capture light. I’m always inspired by beauty.”

The first six are from San Miguel de Allende – the streets, a sunset over the town, and at a couple of different festivals. San Miguel is a cultural hub.

San Miguel Mexico Featured Photographer #1 - Alison Armstrong San Miguel MexicoFeatured Photographer #1 - Alison Armstrong San Miguel Mexico

The next five are in La Manzanilla – the birds, the beach, the sunset, the flowers. It’s a very beautiful untouched small fishing village.

La ManzanillaFeatured Photographer #1 - Alison Armstrong Featured Photographer #1 - Alison ArmstrongLa Manzanilla Mexico The final three are on the beach at Playa del Carmen. It’s a tourist town and the beach is always busy – I decided to play around with camera settings for some more interesting shots.

Playa del Carmen Beach Playa del Carmen Featured Photographer #1 - Alison Armstrong

Check out more of Alison’s work on their website and follow them on Facebook.


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2 comments

Alison and Don December 15, 2016 - 12:52 pm

Thanks so much Jeremiah. It’s an honour to be included in your series.
Alison

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Jeremiah December 15, 2016 - 5:41 am

Well done Alison! Your compositions are exceptionally awesome! keep shooting and stay safe

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