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SHEDDING LIGHT ON A FARAWAY LAND

THE INTELLIGENCER, July 2007 By Andy McCullough Iceland slowly drew in John Welsh. It wasn’t until his second trip to the North Atlantic nation that the Jenkintown-based photographer realized the opportunity before him. “I rented a car and took a trip out into the countryside,” he said. “And I realized “this is an amazing place.’ [...]

SHEDDING LIGHT ON A FARAWAY LAND2014-12-27T01:48:05-04:00

LOOK AT ICELAND THROUGH HIS EYES

MAIN LINE LIFE, March 2007 By Anne Minicozzi “Many people find geothermal areas to be hellish, but I find them to be entertaining and a welcome sign of life.” John Welsh regarding the “Gunnuhver” photograph. Usually, when you attend an event in Radnor, you see John Welsh, a long-time local photojournalist, taking photos. However, at [...]

LOOK AT ICELAND THROUGH HIS EYES2017-11-17T22:35:42-04:00

PHILADELPHIAN TAKES ANOTHER LOOK AT ICELAND

LÖGBERG-HEIMSKRINGLA, THE ICELANDIC PAPER, August 2004 By David Jon Fuller John Welsh hopes his latest work will encourage people to see Iceland in a new light. Welsh, a Philadelphia photographer, has made six trips to Iceland over the last two years, capturing the country’s landscape. Welsh’s forte since embarking on his career in 1987 was [...]

PHILADELPHIAN TAKES ANOTHER LOOK AT ICELAND2017-11-17T22:35:42-04:00

JENKINTOWN’S JOHN WELSH BRINGS ICELANDIC LANDSCAPES TO MALVERN

MONTGOMERY NEWSPAPERS, August 2004 By B.J. Burton Places! The Bistro at People’s Light & Theatre Company has something to cool you off this summer besides adding a few extra ice cubes to your cocktail. Displayed on the walls are photographs depicting icy glacial streams, misty tumbling waterfalls and snowy mountainous terrain — the landscapes of [...]

JENKINTOWN’S JOHN WELSH BRINGS ICELANDIC LANDSCAPES TO MALVERN2017-11-17T22:35:42-04:00

A BEGUILING LAND OF FIRE AND ICE

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, April 2003 By Mary Anne Janco Inquirer Suburban Staff It's the land of fire and ice, where volcanoes are buried under glaciers and the sky erupts with the changing winds. In this land of contrasts, glacial streams carve their way through lava fields, waterfalls cascade over moss-covered hillsides, and waves crash against the [...]

A BEGUILING LAND OF FIRE AND ICE2017-11-17T22:35:42-04:00