Does social media impact on our environment? Do we have a responsibility?

Shiehallion Instameet with John Muir Trust Many of us Instagramers had been sharing concerns about the possible impact social media has on many of our beloved beauty spots and wild places around Scotland. Skye in particular had been taking a beating from bus-loads of visitors in places that maybe don’t have the infrastructure or capabilities […]


Today I received a pleasant little parcel from Instagram. The package included some stickers, badges, a thank you note and a lovely little book on the history and progression of this online community.  It’s genuinely a great creative outlet for photographers. I’ve been to a couple of instameets and met the faces behind the names. […]

Instagram – Suggested User

Today I was selected as a suggested user by Instagram, meaning they will promote my photos on the platform, presenting my photos to possibly thousands more viewers. They sent me the following message. Congratulations, ruanaich! You are currently featured on Instagram’s list of Suggested Users. Our Suggested Users List is a dynamic list that highlights […]