Aerial Photography and Visualisation for Built Heritage - PhD Portfolio by Kieran Baxter
Home Portfolio Showreel Publications Map Blog Contact

Published Papers


Jarshof kite aerial photographs I have had these papers published during my PhD as a sole author or contributor. Links to full text articles are included where available.

Baxter, K. (2017) Topography and flight: The creative application of aerial photography and digital visualisation for landscape heritage, PhD Thesis: University of Dundee.
[Full text PDF - open access]

Baxter, K. (2014) Grounding the Aerial: The Observer's View in Digital Visualisation for Built Heritage, Electronic Visualisation and the Arts: proceedings of the EVA 2014 conference, eds. K. Ng, J. Bowen and S. McDald, London, pp. 163-170.
[Abstract] [Full text PDF - open access]

Baxter, K. (2014) Jarlshof Lost and Found: Low altitude aerial photography and computer-generated visualisation for the interpretation of the complex settlement remains found at Jarlshof, Shetland, Internet Archaeology, (36).
[Full text article - open access]

Contribution - Waterson, A., Baxter, K., Watson, A. (2014) Digital Dwelling at Skara Brae. Art and Archaeology: Collaborations, Conversations, Criticisms, eds. I. Russel and A. Cochrane, London: Springer, pp. 179-195.
[Abstract - full text via Athens or Shibboleth]

Photographic Publications


Jarshof kite aerial photographs My aerial photographs have appeared as contributions and features in the following periodicals and book publications.

Text and photographic article in The Magazine of the Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland (2018) - "Scotland's historic environment as seen from the skies", No. 41: Spring 2018. pp. 24-27.

Full spread photographic feature in Current Archaeology magazine (2018) - "Context" feature, Issue 335: February 2018. pp. 18-19.

Full spread photographic feature in Current Archaeology magazine (2017) - "Context" feature, Issue 330: September 2017. pp. 18-19.

Photographic contribution to Historic Scotland Members Magazine (2017) - "The Long View" article, Summer 2017 issue. pp. 22-26.

Front cover and photographic contributions to guide book - Pickering, R. and Foster, S. (2017) - Maeshowe and the heart of Neolithic Orkney, Historic Environment Scotland.

Front page image and photographic feature in local newspaper (2016) - The Courier weekend magazine, February 13, 2016. pp.4-6.

Photographic contributions to archaeological report - Ewart, G. and Gallagher, D. (2015) - With Thy Towers High: The Archaeology of Stirling Castle and Palace. Historic Scotland.

Book contribution - Weir, A. (2015) The Lost Tudor Princess. London: Jonathan Cape.

Book contribution - Parker, P. (2014) The Northmen's Fury: A History of the Viking World. London: Jonathan Cape.

Contribution to document produced by Historic Scotland for UNESCO (2014) - The Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site Management Plan 2014-19. p.2.

Photography competition winner (2013) - Antiquity: A Quarterly Review of World Archaeology, Ed. Chris Scarre, 87 (336) p.325.

Photographic contribution and overall competition winner (2013) - Broughty Ferry Traders' Association Calendar 2014.

Full page article and photographic contribution in local newspaper (2013) - The Courier Central Edition, August 16, 2013. p.3.

Four-part, full spread feature in Aurora: Magazine for Highlands and Islands Airports (2012) - The Big Picture, Spring to Winter issues.

Photographic contribution to Historic Scotland Members Magazine (2012) - "Argyll's Treat" article, Autumn 2012 issue. pp. 36-37, 40.

Book contribution - Burgess, C. (2008) Ancient Lewis and Harris: Exploring the Archaeology of the Outer Hebrides. Stornoway: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, pp. 57, 72.


 Please leave your questions, thoughts or feedback here. Thanks!
All material © Kieran Baxter unless otherwise stated. All rights reserved.
Contact - | +44(0)7794705665