Hotel du Vin Glasgow wedding: Antonia & Andrew

Hotel du Vin Glasgow wedding: Antonia & Andrew

Beautiful autumnal Hotel du Vin Glasgow wedding. Looking back at this stunning wedding we captured at Hotel du Vin, I've been yet again blown away by the colourful styling and happy feeling this day had. Situated in the heart of Glasgow's West End, but on its own...

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Award-winning wedding photograph

Award-winning wedding photograph

I'm really pleased to have won a Wedisson award for this wedding photograph from Melissa and Ollie's wedding! We had hoped there would be a glorious sunset and we would get out for a photo showing off the incredible Scottish landscape surrounding Millearne, but...

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Pantone Ultraviolet: Wedding colour of the year?

Pantone Ultraviolet: Wedding colour of the year?

   Ultra Violet Pantone Color of the Year - wedding colour of the year? We often ask our couple if they have specific colour schemes for their wedding, and when they do we love to spot all the ways they've incorporated their colours into their day. From...

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Behind the scenes: Corporate portrait photo shoot

Behind the scenes: Corporate portrait photo shoot

Behind the Scenes: Corporate Portrait Photography in Edinburgh Today I want to take you with me behind the scenes on a corporate portrait photoshoot I did recently. The client brief Iona Russell is a woman with many irons in the fire, with a wealth of experience and...

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Autumn Wedding Photography – Mhoraig and Colin

Autumn Wedding Photography – Mhoraig and Colin

Scottish Autumn wedding bursting with seasonal goodness I'm going to start with a small disclaimer: I love everything about this wedding, so prepare for gushing and an inordinate amount of adjectives. In fact, allow me to get them out of the way: Introducing Mhoraig...

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Can you spot the difference?

Can you spot the difference?

See anything different about Tallulah's face in these two portraits? As photographers, we have many tools to create different looks during a shoot, including lighting, lenses, poses and backgrounds, not to mention the endless array of editing and retouching options...

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First Light is 10 years old!

First Light is 10 years old!

I have had a triple celebration this summer, which I thought I would share with you wonderful people. In July I turned 40 - a big round corner in life, which I have happily welcomed. It feels like a very happy, very settled and confident place to be - a perfect...

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Nathalie & Lennert, Broxmouth Park wedding photography

Nathalie & Lennert, Broxmouth Park wedding photography

Wedding Photography, Broxmouth Park, Dunbar Nathalie is Swiss/ Scottish, Lennert is Belgian. They live together in Switzerland, got engaged in Portofino and were married in Bonnie Scotland - proof that beautiful things grow from a solid, European base 🙂 Below is the...

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Wedding album – Classic Mounted wedding album

Wedding album – Classic Mounted wedding album

"Just a wee note to say...our wedding album has arrived! And we couldn't be happier or more impressed. We are quite overwhelmed, really - it's such a beautiful, unique object. Thank you for being so careful and exacting in putting it together; it really shows. We'd...

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How to have a great Humanist Wedding

How to have a great Humanist Wedding

I've always loved photographing humanist weddings; each and every one is unique, tailored perfectly to the couple and telling their story. I asked one of my favourite humanist celebrants, Tim Maguire, to write a little about what makes humanist celebrations so...

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Perfect Scottish Summer wedding – Henrietta & Will

A perfect Scottish Summer wedding at Preston Hall   If you had a "Perfect Summer wedding" tick-list, what would be on it? Good weather? A beautiful setting? Tasty food, funky music, happy guests, good friends, tears, laughter? If any (or all) of these are on your...

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Rosslyn Chapel Wedding

Amy and Jeremy's elegant Rosslyn Chapel wedding. What do you get when a stylish city girl marries a Scottish country boy? A fun, elegant wedding with beautiful colours, styling and details and lots of laughs - held in a barley field! Below is a little extract of their...

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A perfect Danish/ Scottish wedding – Hannah & Frank

A Scottish wedding with a Danish twist. The last Danish/ Scottish wedding I attended was my own - and from a heavily biased point-of-view it was probably the best wedding in the world.  So I was pretty excited when I found out that Frank's mother is Danish and a full...

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Gullane engagement photo shoot

I should start this post by saying just how much I love engagement shoots. I love engagement shoots. There's a number of reasons why, and I'll tell you some of them. Firstly, it allows me to get to know my wedding clients in a way I wouldn't be able to without the...

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Dundas Castle wedding: Holly & Jamie

Phew - where did that summer go? With a season of amazing weddings under our belt, it's time to get back to doing some blogging again and I'm so pleased to share this really sweet Dundas Castle wedding with you! We first met Holly and Jamie at this wedding last year...

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