Touching the Light – Ken Scott Photography

Mindful Photography, Coaching, Speaking, Adventure

Ken Scott – Photographer, Coach, Speaker, Adventurer
Photo credit – Yvette Gorman Photography

Ken Scott: Photographer, Coach, Speaker, Adventurer

Ken Scott is a photographer, adventurer, speaker, and coach from Sussex, England.

Ken is still best known for his mountain landscape and light photography, which spans over thirty-five years of walking in Britain, and abroad in Corsica, the Pyrenees, North America and the Alps. His most recent mountain adventures include a crossing of the Pyrenees High Route (HRP) in 2011 and there are plans for a major expedition in 2017.

In recent times Ken’s photographic repertoire has expanded to include a diversity of styles from intimate nature to abstract art, which have developed from the discipline of daily practice. In March 2016 Ken passed 3000 consecutive days (over eight years) of his “365 Project”, now “Project Infinity”, making a picture every day.

Ken is a motivational photography coach and workshop leader, running photography workshops and holidays in Spain and France – “The Joy of Seeing” – an approach to mindful photographic practice and being ‘in the moment’ with seeing and photographing the world around us.

He also is an He is an Associate of the Royal Photographic Society, an acclaimed speaker, delivering professional photographic talks and lectures to camera clubs and outdoor organisations throughout the UK, and a respected judge and appraiser on the camera club circuit, influential in the training and development of judging practice.

Touching the Light has been Ken’s photographic brand since 1998 and the site showcases not only Ken’s photography but also is a platform for the philosophy and psychology of photography and for consideration of mindfulness in photography.

Rhinog Dawn, Rhinogs, Snowdonia National Park


Ken Scott’s photography portfolios, featuring mountain landscape and light, intimate nature and abstract art. Classic images from the UK mountains and over 3000 everyday images from Project Infinity.

Joy of Seeing - Mindful Photography Workshops
Atlantic to Mediterranean Lecture Flyer


News of Ken Scott’s adventures, including his Pyrenees HRP trek in 2011 and an exciting new trekking challenge planned for 2017. Much more to be added to this section of the site.