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CHILDREN’S PORTRAITS IN EDINBURGH & THE BORDERS

So your children’s school portraits don’t really cut the mustard. I know mine don’t. Yes, the pictures are in focus, they seem presentable enough. But you know something is missing, you see it, you feel it. And that something is their true personality. And it’s not really

TONY & NIAMH’S WEDDING STORYBOOK – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY AT LOCH LOMOND GOLF CLUB

Tony & Niamh's Storybook1st draftHere’s how Tony & Niamh’s gorgeous wedding at the very elegant Rossdhu House (Loch Lomond Golf Club) unfolded from the point of view of my camera lens. This stunning album brings back such good memories for me, being a petrol head / wedding

KAREN & ANDY’S WEDDING AT DALHOUSIE CASTLE EDINBURGH

A really interesting, varied and vibrant wedding today! It always is when east meets west and two different sets of wedding traditions come together. And it was lovely to photograph Karen & Andy who looked fantastic together as a couple. Andy, all the way from Germany, donned a Scottish kilt

GEMMA & NEIL’S WEDDING AT DUNDAS CASTLE EDINBURGH

So the weather couldn’t make up it’s mind what to do for Gemma & Neil’s wedding day at Dundas Castle. Be sunny or windy? Ultimately, it decided on both. In spadefuls. It made for a very eventful 10mins of photography at the top of the Keep tower after the ceremony! Gemma

CATHERINE & MICHAEL’S WEDDING AT DALHOUSIE CASTLE EDINBURGH

Here are just a few quick previews from Catherine & Michael’s small, intimate wedding at Dalhousie Castle which they celebrated yesterday with around 40 of their dearest family & friends from Germany. It’s always nice to photograph a close knit wedding every so often.

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY AT THE GHILLIE DHU EDINBURGH

Here’s one that I love from Derek & Gemma’s wedding which I’ve just finished editing. Can’t wait to show them the full set! I love the glamourous feel of this image and the fact that the atmosphere of the Ghillie Dhu really comes through (Derek & Gemma had their

EILIDH & ANTONY’S WEDDING AT DUNDAS CASTLE, EDINBURGH – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER DUNDAS CASTLE

Even after 13 years photographing hundreds of weddings at nearly as many venues, I still get butterflies in my tummy when it comes to a wedding at Dundas Castle! It’s such a spectacular place, one of Edinburgh and Scotland’s most exclusive locations, one I know really well and just

SITE SCOTLAND NETWORKING EVENT AT THE DOME IN EDINBURGH

There can’t be many more glamourous backdrops in the UK for a business networking event than The Green Room at The Dome in Edinburgh. And I’ve photographed many a corporate AGM in my time in many a conference room all over the country from up in Aberdeen down to Glasgow. Today it was

FAMILY TIME

I’ve just returned from a few priceless days spent in Dumfries & Galloway with the family. I’m so conscious of the fact that memories of time spent with your children when they are young are among the most precious memories we will have when we are older. I’m going to make

ALISTAIR THORBURN & FAMILY – SLIDESHOW!

Hi Lindsey, here it is! Thank you for asking me along to share and to photograph a very special afternoon. It was my pleasure to capture some more beautiful memories for you and all of your family to share and enjoy forever. Just click here for the slideshow    Please feel free to pass the link

Happy 70th Birthday Mr Thorburn!

Christine & Alistair This afternoon, I’ve been mostly catching up with the lovely Thorburns! At Lindsey & Kenny’s request, it was my pleasure to capture some fabulous images to celebrate Lindsey’s dad’s milestone birthday. I think we finally agreed, Alistair, that 70

DAVID HO – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER COVERING EDINBURGH, GLASGOW & ALL OF SCOTLAND

Just a quickie! I really love the gentle feel of this ‘getting ready’ shot which I took early on Monday morning – at the start of Sarah & Roger’s wedding day. Done in the right way i.e. discreetly, with a keen eye and good humour, I think it’s so worthwhile to have

TONY & NIAMH’S AMAZING WEDDING DAY AT ROSSDHU HOUSE, LOCH LOMOND GOLF CLUB

A brilliant day yesterday; a stunning venue on the banks of Loch Lomond, gorgeous weather and a bride & groom who put fun, love and laughter (and sharing that with their family and friends) right at the top of their list of wedding priorities. It was super to be a part of that and to be able

ZENAB & RISHI’S WEDDING AT DALHOUSIE CASTLE

Zenab looking beautiful. From the first of my double header this weekend, here are few preview photographs from Zenab & Rishi’s wedding! Sometimes a small intimate wedding at a romantic Scottish castle fits the bill perfectly. And so it did for Zenab & Rishi as they celebrated a fine

Night sky over Blyth Bridge

Below zero temperatures in Blyth Bridge tonight but I had to go out and capture Jupiter & Venus in the night sky together! Not everyday that happens. Even with a wood fire roaring in the old barbie, my fingers are still numb. But I think I just about managed it before both planets disappeared

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS, EDINBURGH – DEREK & GEMMA’S WEDDING

John Muir Grove at the Botanics – a lovely location to exchange your vows. Thank you Derek & Gemma for choosing me to be your wedding photographer! It’s not everyday that an outdoor wedding is possible in Scotland  Thank goodness the weather held and you had your open air ceremony

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY AT DALHOUSIE CASTLE, EDINBURGH – DENISE & MICHAEL’S WEDDING DAY

Here’s how Denise and Michael’s fun packed wedding day unfolded! I defy you not to smile even though you weren’t there  A truly fantastic and happy day jam packed with laughter and real emotion. It was my pleasure to be their wedding photographer at Dalhousie Castle. As always, if

GROOM’S ENTRANCE – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY DALHOUSIE CASTLE, NEAR EDINBURGH

Michael's spectacular entrance into the chapel as he danced down the aisle to a Marvin Gaye soundtrack. It set up the entire day beautifully! Brilliant :) From Denise & Michael’s fun filled winter wedding at Dalhousie Castle, near Edinburgh. It just goes to show that if you want

RORY & JANE’S WEDDING DAY STORYBOOK – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER TURNBERRY

Hi Rory & Jane, here’s how your wonderful winter wedding at Turnberry on the west coast of Scoltand unfolded from my point of view. Thank you both for choosing me to be your wedding photographer. I think it’s clear for everyone to see that your beautiful wedding was packed full of

A new year!

"You know something Minnie...art is funner together". I hope 2012 is a wonderful, memorable and extremely happy year for you! If I’m lucky enough to play any part in your 2012, thank you and I look forward to creating some beautiful pictures and capturing some very special moments

LONG LISTS!

One thing you needn’t do is to give me a long list of shots to take! Before you book me, have a real good look at my photography. Look at the style, the creativity and the variety of pictures. Rest assured, that’s what you’ll receive if you give me free rein to photograph your

CHERYL & MIKE’S WEDDING STORYBOOK (1ST DRAFT) – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER DUNS CASTLE, SCOTLAND

CHERYL & MIKE’S WEDDING STORYBOOK (1ST DRAFT) I’m delighted to present a fantastic storybook brimming with beautiful images and happy memories for Cheryl & Mike who celebrated their wedding day at Duns Castle in Scotland. Thank you for asking me to be your wedding photographer guys. Enjoy

DOLLAR ACADEMY SENIOR CHRISTMAS DANCE – BY DAVID HO, PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER SCOTLAND

Last night it was my pleasure once more to be the official photographer in attendance for the Dollar Academy Senior Christmas Dance. I’ve been photographing the wonderful young ladies and gentlemen of Dollar Academy for the past 10 years and, yet again, this evening was a huge success for

SAM

Today I was mostly photographing the cutest little boy I’ve seen for ages. This is Sam. He’s 10 months old and he must be the most well behaved 10 month old in the entire universe! He was at least an hour overdue his afternoon nap when these pictures were taken! And not a peep from

STRUAN’S CHRISTENING

STRUAN’S CHRISTENING Sometimes you get to know the people in front of you so well that it feels like photographing members of your own family :).  And you find yourself taking even greater care and going the extra mile. I had the pleasure of being Gill & Keith’s wedding photographer back

JANE & RORY’S WEDDING DAY – FROM TROON TO TURNBERRY – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY AT TURNBERRY

I loved being given the time and the freedom to create this stunning portrait of Jane looking absolutely amazing. Some cracking preview photographs from Saturday’s wedding of Jane & Rory, two of the loveliest people you could hope to meet. Thank you both for your enthusiasm and trust and

CASHEEN & BASTIAN – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY AT DUNDAS CASTLE IN EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

Here’s how Casheen & Bastian’s beautiful, very elegant and fun-filled wedding day was photographed by yours truly :).  This storybook really highlights my informal and natural style of photography. WYSIWYG! Thank you Cash & Bastian for asking me to be your wedding photographer

THE BEST RESULTS…

The best results come from putting yourself in my hands. If you follow my lead, if you’re willing to let go and simply trust my imagination, you’re going to get some beautiful pictures. Fraser & Ruth, you have a disk of fantastic images coming your way! Thank you for simply letting

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER HOPETOUN HOUSE EDINBURGH

FIONA & RICHARD’S STORYBOOK Here it is! Fiona & Richard’s amazing wedding day at Hopetoun House as seen through my eyes. It had everything – love, beauty, elegance, fun & laughter. But don’t just take my word for it – click the storybook design If you liked this

RUTH & SCOTT’S WEDDING AT THE BRIG O DOON IN ALLOWAY, AYRSHIRE – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER AYR

Absolutely enchanting. I loved the stunning portraits I took of Ruth at the getting-ready stages. It’s been a while since I last photographed a wedding at the Brig O Doon in Ayr. But it was back with a bang on Sunday when I had the pleasure of being Ruth & Scott’s wedding

KIM & STEFANS WEDDING STORYBOOK FROM THEIR WEDDING AT BLAIR CASTLE

KIM & STEFAN'S STORYBOOK My most recent storybook design showing a great wedding celebration of a great couple with a unique sense of style! Thank you Kim & Stefan for choosing me to be your wedding photographer for your memorable wedding at the stunning Blair Castle. Here’s how your day

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER COVERING GLASGOW, EDINBURGH AND ALL OF SCOTLAND

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER COVERING GLASGOW, EDINBURGH, ABERDEEN, STIRLING AND ALL OF SCOTLAND. 

BABY PHOTOGRAPHER EDINBURGH, GLASGOW & BORDERS

It's never too early to have beautiful pictures taken of your little bundle of joy! Hello world! This is Rhys. Gorgeous wee thing. Thank you so much to Lauren & Grant for bringing him round to my home studio in Blyth Bridge for his first ever photoshoot. Considering everything is so new to

BRIDAL PORTRAITS

I love taking portraits. I love making people look even more beautiful than they already are and also capturing something about WHO they are and how they’re feeling. And as much as I love taking crazy shots of the groom & the boys, nothing really beats creating a beautiful portrait of the

FRASER & RUTH’S WEDDING RECEPTION AT THE DOME IN EDINBURGH – WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER EDINBURGH

I just love the incredible sense of fun that exudes from the two of them in this picture! They're a perfect match. Fraser & Ruth won’t forget these past few months in a hurry    Getting married in St Lucia, buying their new home and planning a fantastic wedding reception for their

CHECKLIST

Your photographer is going play a big, big part on your wedding day. Whoever you choose to photograph your wedding is going to be with you virtually constantly from the getting-ready stages in the morning through to sit-down for the wedding meal in the evening. And sometimes right on through to the

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