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Our Masters of Photography global tour continues as Elliott Erwitt’s Great Scottish Adventure was unveiled in Asia.

The Straits Adventure

To recreate the wondrous journey undertaken by Elliott across our stunning homeland we invited Leica photographer Chong Yew, renowned photojournalist How Hwee Young, Penang based photographer Jordan Lye, lifestyle icon Sabrina Van Cleef Ault and food blogger Daniel Goh on ‘The Straits Adventure’...

‘The Straits Adventure’

A journey from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur ‘The Straits Adventure’ took our intrepid explorers on a breathtaking photographic journey to capture the beauty of historical and iconic landmarks in Singapore and Malaysia.

Our voyagers’ first stop was Shenton Way capturing the fast pace everyday life of local Singaporeans, followed by a visit to Fort Canning Hill to soak up Singapore’s colonial history.  The day was topped off with dinner at Jumbo Seafood Riverside Point to sample Singapore’s famous Chilli Crab – a hit with all the gang!

On day two the group headed to Kota Tinggi to bask in the beauty of the waterfalls and snap some shots of the majestic landscape.  Check out Sabrina captured on the edge of the river... 

On the third day our friends took shots of modern day Kuala Lumpur with cutting edge snaps of the city’s famous Twin Towers.  Dinner at Qba Westin was warmly welcomed after a busy few days exploring.  Our resident foodie blogger on the trip, Daniel Goh confirmed; ‘The Macallan 15 Years Old Fine Oak pairs beautifully with Chinese style wok-fried pork ribs, it brings out the sweet caramel notes of the whisky’.  Sounds mouth wateringly delicious to us, why not try it out for yourself?

The final stop on this adventure took our guests to Zebra Square in Kuala Lumpur, where Elliott Erwitt and The Macallan’s own Ken Grier formally unveiled The Macallan Masters of Photography: Elliott Erwitt Edition. Along with Elliott’s 58 images captured on his Scottish Adventure Daniel Goh, Chong Yew, How Hwee Young  and Sabrina Van Cleef Ault exhibited their shots captured throughout their own adventure creating a fascinating comparison of Asian and Scottish culture.

Have you explored this part of the world before? Does the colourful collage of food, people and landscape inspire you to visit?

Why not take a trip around your own homeland and capture the buildings, people or landscapes that encapsulate the heart of your native country?  Grab your camera and start shooting, you could be in with a chance of winning a Leica camera in our Masters of Photography competition.

To view more images from ‘The Straits Adventure’ view our Facebook album here and don’t forget to like us on Facebook, follow us on Instragram and Twitter and get involved in the conversation using #Erwitt. 

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Soak up the sun with our refreshing cocktail: The Macallan Gold, soda, honey, bitters & a twist of lemon over ice. http://t.co/XH937822lq

03 Jul 15
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Have you savoured our iconic 18 Years Old? It's Summer after all, what better reason? http://t.co/doN9xfAZpB

01 Jul 15
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Congratulations to #AlbertWatson on his #OBE for services to photography. It was an honour to collaborate with you http://t.co/ICj4OiBXEA

01 Jul 15
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Congratulations to #AlbertWatson on his #OBE for services to photography. It was an honour to collaborated with you http://t.co/ICj4OiBXEA

30 Jun 15
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Every whisky's must-have accessory - the trusted hip flask. Purchase yours here: http://t.co/f6MG8iimDU

29 Jun 15
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We’re indulging in The Macallan Amber paired with a Dark Chocolate Liquid Sea Salted Caramel http://t.co/oY70mlX0z5

26 Jun 15
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Amber enjoyed in a beautifully lit Lithuanian forest. Where in the world are you today? http://t.co/aF77a2Lvvv

24 Jun 15
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It's that time again, start your week the right way. Image via #Kicktoc #MyMacallan http://t.co/09uPyI3cEQ

22 Jun 15
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Wishing a Happy Father's Day to everybody celebrating around the world today. Sláinte! http://t.co/r1EeiONpxx

21 Jun 15
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Gifting a bottle of The Macallan tomorrow for #FathersDay? Which one have you chosen for your favourite gent? http://t.co/kwGpuxGuAw

19 Jun 15
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Meet our Master of Wood, Stuart MacPherson as he sits down with @Forbes to discuss our sherry seasoned oak casks: http://t.co/RUzKLytSom

19 Jun 15
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On the menu tonight: an exotic salad with banana hearts, paired with our stunning M. #FineFoodFriday http://t.co/HxTF35jF3T

19 Jun 15
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Join us behind the scenes as we unlock the doors to #TheMacallanResidence on The Moment http://t.co/m7ZKDk1Xjt http://t.co/6GbUM7KWYY

18 Jun 15
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It’s #WhiskyWednesday & we're raising a dram of our 12 Years Old - a dram to be shared with friends http://t.co/940AbEKVkM

17 Jun 15
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Gift your Father must have accessories to accompany his bottle of The Macallan for #FathersDay http://t.co/QWqkxWEo5Z http://t.co/qGJXHa3Duf

15 Jun 15
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12 Years Old Fine Oak - the taste of a summer's day. Will you be enjoying The Macallan al fresco this summer? http://t.co/IxLDzjQteT

11 Jun 15
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It's #WhiskyWednesday & we're sharing our stunning Sienna with friends. Image via: @tonightsdram... http://t.co/1wZXI15gjg

10 Jun 15
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Friendly Reminder: #FathersDay is Sunday 21st June. Get him the gift he deserves. #TheMacallan Image via: @GarconJon http://t.co/3mawDNtYUK

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