Photo by  Ali Horne

Photo by Ali Horne


Asad Iqbal is a travel and landscape photographer based in Scotland. Having travelled extensively across Europe and parts of North America, Asad has captured the vast landscapes that this world has to offer through his camera lens, hoping to inspire others to get out and explore their surroundings, wherever they may be.

Asad is also a co-founder of the popular Instagram community, @thehighlandcollective. The group comprises of 8 Scottish photographers who collaborate with one another to showcase the beauty of Scotland, as well as locations beyond Scotland that fit their individual aesthetic. As of January 2019, the group has amassed over 100,000 followers, having created the account in January 2016.

Asad is available for collaborative and/or commissioned projects worldwide, get in touch HERE.


  • Danner Boots

  • Eliassen Rorbuer

  • Herschel Supply Co.

  • Moment

  • Porteous’ Studio

  • Stutterheim

  • Visit Faroe Islands

  • Visit Trentino


  • 21 Amazing Instagram Accounts Everyone Who Loves The Scottish Highlands Should Follow (Buzzfeed)

  • A Scottish Photographer’s Adventures in Vancouver and Yoho National Park (Destination British Columbia)

  • Amazing Wild Landscapes by Asad Iqbal (Fubiz)

  • Tips from Scottish Locals (Hostelworld)

  • Are These The Most Amazing Photographs of Scotland? (Pages 41-42 of The Herald Magazine, March 23, 2019)