All photography provided by Taim MacBain
A very warm welcome to the Lismore Art & Wild Photography Studio Gallery. Designed to create a natural home for the rich creative process & output, resulting from daily experiencing the Scottish Atlantic sea. Bare skin, every day, as the sun, moon & earth rolls through this year of tide.
My Daily Raw Swim, Cold Running Tides.
An inspirational, aesthetic & sensory journey, of daily cold immersion into the moving Atlantic sea. Up close with tides, wind, weather, shifting landscape, wildlife & at all times of each day - first light, early dawn, morning, noon, afternoon, gloaming & night. Recording these natural impressions in all their raw beauty, across a range of creative media & poetry.
Bare skin, cold tides & always a film or stills camera in hand - regardless of fast dropping temperatures, storms, currents, waves - has led of moments of such incredible beauty, it was sometimes hard to create a distance, or to position myself behind the lens. On the way home, rocks, pebbles, driftwood, all the ebb & flow of the tides of the day, these have all formed small pieces of this creative translation. It is one I hope you will enjoy ...