Behind the scenes: Corporate portrait photo shoot

Posted on September 24, 2017 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Corporate & Event Photography
Leave a comment

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 knowledge. In her latest venture she has brought […]

Can you spot the difference?

Posted on September 8, 2017 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Photography, Portrait Photography
1 Comment

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 after the shoot. In case you can’t work it out: The photo on the left […]

First Light is 10 years old!

Posted on August 19, 2017 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Personal, Photography
Leave a comment

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 meeting point for youthful […]

Wedding album – Matted overlay

Posted on May 19, 2017 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Photography
Leave a comment

“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 like to say again that it’s been an absolute […]

How to have a great Humanist Wedding

Posted on March 24, 2017 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Wedding Photography
Leave a comment

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 special. Here’s what he has to say: What’s the first thing we do when […]

Jingle all the way…

Posted on December 21, 2015 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Personal, Photography
Leave a comment

The holiday starts here for First Light. We’ll be closed between Christmas and New Year and will be back in the office on 7th January 2016. Thank you to all our wonderful clients, colleagues and friends who have been such a great part of the year that’s gone. I’m off to spend some time with […]

Vintage photography. No, really.

Posted on January 15, 2015 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Photography
Leave a comment

I have been commissioned to photograph an exciting event later this year with a historic theme. As part of my research for the photography I have bought this rather fantastic 100-year-old photo album. The album itself is created with such amaing quality and craftmanship. Looking through it is just incredible with stories you can only […]

No newer/older posts

Archives

 

 

Find First Light Photography on Facebook Follow First Light Photography on Instagram Follow First Light Photography on Twitter Follow First Light Photography on Pinterest 

Wedding Photographers in Edinburgh, Scotland, also shooting portraits and corporate photography.