Bruichladdich Distillery was the location for top English based digital photographer Andy Johnson to give Mark Unsworth of Islay Studios a pre-launch preview of Hasselbladâ€™s new photo editing software. One of the features allows the photographer to shoot direct to a laptop computer, so not requiring a memory card and all the functions of the camera, focus exposure settings etc can be controlled from the computer with no contact needed with the camera. Mark was chosen as he has recently changed to using Hasselblad digital cameras, and found the whole experience very informative and necessary given the pace of digital photographic development. For Andy, the opportunity to shoot pictures in one of Scotlandâ€™s leading independent distilleries was an offer he couldnâ€™t refuse.
Mark told me about this exciting project a while back already and soon after his session with Andy Johnson he sent me the picture you are seeing on the laptop in the first image. So here is the result: