Image Library

The Big Picture stills archive covers Scottish wildlife, landscapes and facets of land management associated with ecological restoration. New images and image stories are being continually added and this library will develop into a one-stop image hub to support the case for a wilder Scotland. 

Image packages are available at discounted rates for not-for-profit organisations.


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Video Vault

The Big Picture Video Vault will develop into a one-stop hub of HD footage to support the case for a wilder Scotland. We specialise in aerial footage and high-quality timelapse sequences. In addition to being used for in-house films, video clips can be licensed directly with discounted packages available for not-for-profit organisations.



Above all else, SCOTLAND: The Big Picture exists to tell engaging stories, published through a wide variety of media. The essays below can all be downloaded free of charge for personal/education use. For commercial licensing of images and/or text, please contact



SCOTLAND: The Big Picture is presently filming a number of short films and documentaries. Here are some of the recent films we’ve produced or contributed to.

On the Move