Category Archives: Personal Posts

I’ve been asked to photograph The Dome on George Street every Christmas, for as many years as I care to remember but it always makes me smile to see one of George Street’s most beautiful and iconic buildings lit up magnificently both inside and out. If you’re looking to host a private function or simply eat & drink […]

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I admire people who can do things brilliantly. Particularly art. I know what I’m good at – photographing people. But using the medium of photography to create abstract art is something that intrigues, excites and amazes me. But I’ve never tried it! I wouldn’t know where to start. Sandie Knudsen does it brilliantly. In addition to being a specialist in […]

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While it might not actually be the first Saturday I’ve had off in years, it certainly felt like it today. So what to do? A leisurely stroll around the Edinburgh farmer’s market on Castle Terrace was just the ticket. The way I see it, when you buy at farmer’s markets, you’re keeping the money local and giving it to people who have a pride […]

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On Saturday, what was originally going to be a gentle afternoon stroll around Holyrood Park, Edinburgh quickly turned into a full scale expedition to the top of Arthur’s Seat. Nothing like a last minute change of plan…I’m still recovering. So proud of Samuel, Mileah and Lewis for not giving up halfway when the going got tough and the thighs […]

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This is Sandie, my studio manager and able assistant at weddings. A wonderfully talented photographer in her own right specialising in beautiful contemporary boudoir photography and also haute cuisine food photography, she is far braver than I am! And she loves her birds of prey. She’s always the first to point out buzzards, falcons, red kites and other squawky flappy things when […]

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