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Colin McPherson

Born in Edinburgh, Colin McPherson has been photographing in Scotland and abroad for a quarter of a century. He undertakes long-term projects alongside commissions and assignments for a number of newspapers and magazines and is represented by the Corbis agency. McPherson’s work is published internationally and held in archives and collections such as the National Galleries of Scotland. His photography has been featured in more than thirty solo and group exhibitions and he is currently working on completing his project entitled When Saturday Comes, which was his contribution to the Document Scotland’s The Ties That Bind exhibition at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh. He recently published a book entitled An Independent Eye, which featured his photography from twenty-one years working for the Independent newspaper.


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Photo of Colin McPherson in front of a life ring on a boat with his camera around his neck.