Paul has had a lifelong passion for walking and exploring the outdoors. The author and photographer of 15 books and several magazine articles on Scottish walking, Paul was awarded the Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year title in 2018. He lives in the Cairngorms National Park in the Scottish Highlands.
In 2003-4 Paul undertook a 4,000 mile continuous walk across Europe with his wife Helen.
He is the co-founder of the award-winning Walkhighlands website, a social network and free online guide for walkers in Scotland.