JIM HENDERSON PHOTOGRAPHY

Aberdeenshire Professional Photographer,  Royal Deeside, with Photo Library of Aberdeenshire & Scotland, Scottish Aurora Borealis displays and photographs of Ancient Egyptian sites from Cairo to Abu Simbel

 

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AURORA BOREALIS

    The Aurora Book.......
"this is a book which combines scientific information with unforgettable beauty" quote by Professor John Brown, 10th Astronomer Royal for Scotland
                                                                                                                                                                                     

Fish eye photo of Aurora Borealis Corona over Royal Deeside

 

 

 

 

 
 
Corona using semi-fisheye lens April 2000                  
Folded Arc in March 1994 photographed towards North

 

 

 

 

 

                          Folded Arc from Crooktree March 1994
 
 
I began photographing the Aurora Borealis in the North East of Scotland in September 1989. Since then I have photographed over 350 Northern Light displays, giving a comprehensive coverage of all aspects of the phenomena. It is probably the largest library of Scottish Aurora photographs in existence.
 
Selections of my photos of the Aurora are available to buy through Crooktree.com, Alamy and Collections. There is also an article about observing and photographing Aurora in Britain on the Links page in Crooktree.com.
 
For those wishing to get notice of Aurora displays, especially in the UK I suggest making the following sites favourites:
Spaceweather.com and AuroraWatchUK and a recently established one worth a look Auroraspy.co.uk

Aurora Borealis Rays & Arc used in the Aurora Book

Streaming Bright Rays over Aberdeenshire near Torphins
Fish eye photo of Oct2003 Corona over Crooktree
Corona in Oct 2003
Link to Crooktree Images
In 1996, I and a friend and colleague, John MacNicol published a book through Crooktree Images entitled ‘The Aurora—An Introduction for Photographers and Observers’. It is only the second dedicated book on the subject published in the UK.
The book is now out-of-print although a few from a previously remaindered stock or second hand copies can be found on the Internet.
09/11/2012
The above and below are examples of various Aurora structures and colours photographed since Dec 1989 and up to Nov 2003.
The bulk of my Aurora Collection is on Fuji Provia 1600 35mm chrome stock and amounts to several thousand images. Some of my most recent images are now mainly using a Fuji S2/S3 DSLR type digital camera and I am very pleased with the quality of the results.
 Colour prints are available as well as authoritative text on the subject if required. Any of the photos featured or others from my collection are available for sale.
 
Prints of selected Aurora can be obtained from Galleryprintsuk.net as prints or canvases.
Nitrogen Hues photographed over Royal Deeside near Crathes Northern Lights Ray bundle photo taken on Royal Deeside
Digital photo of Aurora Borealis Corona on 20thNov2003
Latest Corona at teatime on 20th Nov 2003
Wide angle Aurora Rays photograph used in The Aurora Book 2003 Aurora Borealis Corona photo taken over Tomnaverie Stone Circle in Aberdeenshire

Contact Information:

Telephone/Fax: 44 01339 882149

Email : JHende7868@aol.com

Address: Crooktree, Kincardine O'Neil, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK AB34 4JD

Send mail to JHende7868@aol.com with questions or comments about this web site.
Copyright © 2009 Jim Henderson Photography
Last modified: 18th October, 2014 2014

Contact Information:

Telephone/Fax: 44 01339 882149

Email : JHende7868@aol.com

Address: Crooktree, Kincardine O'Neil, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK AB34 4JD

Send mail to JHende7868@aol.com with questions or comments about this web site.
Copyright © 2009 Jim Henderson Photography
Last modified: 18th October, 2014 2014