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Highland Wildscapes complies with General Date Protection Regulations 2018 (GDPR). You can find out about any information we hold about you by making a ‘right of access’ request under the GDPR. If we hold any information about you we will tell you why we hold it, who it has been/will be disclosed to, and provide you with a copy of the information in a portable format. You have the right for the data to be updated or erased, or its processing restricted. You will not be subject to automated decision making and if you have any concerns over anyway in which we handle your data then please get in touch with us.
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Hi, I’m David Russell. I am a landscape photographer, writer and natural storyteller living in the Cairngorms National Park, Scotland. I am inspired by wild places, especially the ancient Caledonian Forests of Scotland. Besides artistic pursuits I am also a qualified wilderness guide and outdoor instructor in several sports. I have led people on trips throughout Scotland, sharing our beautiful landscapes with people from all walks of life.