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Kevin Kirk: My Favourite 25 Photos from 2016

December 31, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Niall Horan (One Direction) I’ve shot hundreds of golfers on the Swilcan Bridge this year but none more as high profile or viewed as Niall Horan, out enjoying a game at the home of golf with his new management team from Modest Golf. It’s a great feeling getting an exclusive. Click here to see exclusive images of Niall Horan in action at the home...
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Recounter visits China: Scottish Development International Golf Trade Mission

March 02, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
After exhibiting our Handmade in Scotland photobooks at the PGA Show back in January, we are honoured to be in China as official guests of Scottish Development International (SDI) on their Scottish Golf Trade Mission to China. Through SDI, and our hosts in China, White Horse Holdings China (Golf Channel China), we’ve been granted privileged acce...
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Kevin Kirk: The Story Behind My Favourite 25 Photos in 2015

December 31, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
At the end of each year I find it's good practice to look back on photography assignments and review what worked well and what could have gone better. I'm not exactly appraised on performance so you have to be your biggest critic. Without doubt the main benefit is re-motivating for the year ahead and reminding yourself that there is so much more to...
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Recounter debuts at The PGA Show.

December 16, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Back in 2012 when we introduced the buddy trip golf photography concept for golfing visitors to Scotland, little did we think three years on we'd be showcasing our product and making our debut at the upcoming The PGA Show in Orlando, known as The Major of Golf Business. Recounter is one of sixteen Scottish businesses representing "Team Scotland" o...
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Australia win Castle Stuart International Tri Am

June 13, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Recounter photographer Kevin Kirk recently covered the International Tri-Am match between Scotland, Australia and South Africa at the stunning Castle Stuart Golf Links, venue for the 2016 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open. The combination of the course, scenery, weather, a new course record 63 from Australian Todd Sinnott (guest professional...
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The Road Hole Recounter

June 08, 2015  •  1 Comment
Creating the unstaged, visual story from a golfers round is something we're very proud of at Recounter - it almost becomes an obsession when we're out on the course. Naturally, the 17th hole on the Old Course - The Road Hole - offers up lots of emotion as golfers visibly react to making, breaking or shooting over par. Carl Strelecki and friends...
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An Old Course Recounter with Shane Bacon

June 04, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
After spending the early part of Wednesday June 3rd with golf writer Tom Coyne at Fortrose & Rosemarkie GC and Castle Stuart Golf Links, Recounter caught up with Fox Sport's Shane Bacon and his buddies on the Old Course, the home of golf. Here we host a selection of images of Shane as the evening sun went down between the 7th and 13th holes. Rec...
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Recounter: Showcasing Scotland’s World Class Golfing Landscape

May 17, 2015  •  1 Comment
Creating a Recounter for PGA Ambassadors repesenting PGA Magazine playing Kingsbarns Golf Links When we devised the golf buddy trip photography concept back in 2012, I remember brainstorming various names that would best represent the brand we were to launch. "Recounter" was born and Collins English Dictionary could not have defined it any bette...
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The Open Season for Creativity in St Andrews

April 14, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Image 1/ 18th Green Fence Shoot (click to expand) We are incredibly proud to have photographed St Andrews Links 2015 official merchandise for their 2015 yearbook, in a year the Old Course plays host to the 144th Open Championship. Whilst we are better known as the go-to photography agency for golf buddy trips, product and advertising photography...
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Official Photographers at 2015 Scottish Golf Awards

March 13, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Recounter's Kevin Kirk was the official photographer at the 2015 Scottish Golf Awards, held at the Corn Exchange Edinburgh on Friday 20th March. The star studded event recognised achievement and excellence at all the levels of the game, including the RBS Junior Club and Volunteer of the Year Awards. We feature all the awards winners above and some...
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