I was recently commissioned to photograph Sandie Begbie of Standard Life in Edinburgh. Part of the session was to produce a set of reportage business portraits showing Sandie in an informal setting where he is in discussion with someone off camera. This is a style of corporate portraiture that has the power to really capture the essence of the sitter – in this case, engaged, passionate, animated and in charge!
Some common mistakes people make when preparing for their profile picture….. which are dead easy to fix!
Using photography to give your small business marketing a boost. Women’s fashion retailer Cheryl Sivewright in her colourful, creative and award winning Woodlane of Doune.
Ernie Els portrait I’ve been a fan of golfer Ernie Els ever since I spent the day with him on a practise round for the Scottish Open at Loch Lomond in 2006. It was obvious how he earned his nikname “The Big Easy” and although I had some lovely photos of him out on the course, The Guardian (who I’d…
Spirit flows on the Clyde again as The Clydeside Distillery starts producing whisky. Photography for their marketing materials included portraits, lifestyle marketing, architecture and interiors.
I’ve been taking board member portrait commissions for the Scottish Funding Council for quite a while now and I was delighted to be invited back to their recently refurbished Edinburgh offices for this shoot in March of last year. Dr. Mike Cantlay had just been announced as the newly appointed Chair of SFC. The primary aim of the photography shoot…