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Welcome to Available Light Images – founded by Scottish Landscape Photographer Alister Benn and his wife Juanli Sun.

Together they run Landscape Photography Workshops from the dramatic seascapes of Northern Spain to Remote Desert of China and  in the highlands of Scotland, where the mountains meet the sea.

Alister Benn has developed a series of Landscape Photography online courses since 2011 and his work has been awarded in some of the most prestigious photography competitions. He also writes regular articles in Landscape Photography Magazine and onlandscape Magazine and has a solid reputation as both a technician photographer and a deep thinker.


Scotland Award Winning Landscape Photographer Alister Benn and Juanli Sun in the field

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upcoming workshops & tours



With a small group of 3 – 6 participants, their adaptable personalities in conjunction with different creative styles ensures plenty of one to one tuition and an increased likelihood of the participants getting a far more intimate experience and refining their personal vision.

Scotland Workshop
China Photo Tour
Spain Workshop


Alister and Juanli’s Tour & Workshop Schedule keeps them extremely busy between Autumn and late Spring, but we are delighted to announce that a limited number of Online Services are now available throughout the summer months.

Online Mentoring Program
Online Courses
Portfolio Review


Alister Benn started to develop Photography Learning Courses in 2010, as he was keen to make easy to understand learning material available covering a broad range of Landscape Photography Disciplines. You can read many of these Essays, Tutorials and Articles freely available in the Learning Zone

Articles & Tutorials
Philosophy & Development

eBooks on iTunes

Photography eBooks on iTunes by Alister Benn

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