Photographing North Wales


by Simon Kitchin

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Author and local North Wales photographer Simon Kitchin describes over 100 locations and several hundred viewpoints in North Wales including: Snowdonia National Park, the Isle of Anglesey, the North Wales Coast, Llyn Peninsula, Llangollen and the North East.

Each location chapter starts with an overview describing historical, literary, geological, and natural history features including the photographic potential of a location. Suggested photographic viewpoints are described at each location along with advice on how to take the best photographs whilst there.

Lavishly illustrated with over 300 high quality colour photographs this photo-location guidebook will appeal to both keen photographers and anybody with a camera who visits North Wales.

Foreword by Iolo Williams, Welsh Naturalist and TV Presenter.

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Big Landscape Panoramas • Lighthouses •Beaches • Mountains • Villages • Castles • Abbeys • Churches • Waterfalls • Lakes • Wildlife • Slate Quarries • Heritage Steam railways Industrial Heritage • Military Aircraft • Shows andEvents • Gardens • Historic Houses • Seaside Resorts • The Best Places for Coastal Sunsets

Including North Wales’ Five UNESCO World Heritage sites: Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal, the castles of Beaumaris and Harlech, and the medieval castles and fortified towns of Caernarfon and Conwy.


  • Over 300 inspirational photographs
  • Detailed maps, directions and co-ordinates for each location
  • The best time of day and year at each location including seasonal highlights
  • Sun compass
  • The best places for coastal sunsets


  • OS style maps produced by Don Williams of Bute Cartographics are used throughout, along with lat-long co-ordinates, map co-ordinates and postal codes for each location. Access information includes whether a location is accessible by wheelchair.

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Publication Date

August 2015




230mm x 160mm


288 pages, full colour throughout



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