Winter wedding at Edinburgh Castle

Posted on March 15, 2018 by Ditte under Photography, Wedding Photography
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Edinburgh Castle Winter Wedding  For memorable Scottish wedding venues, I struggle to see how you could top Edinburgh Castle! Yvonne and Jason’s wedding was every kind of wonderful. A completely laid-back couple who never stopped smiling, their happiness and excitement rubbed off on everyone else too.  The couple started their day at the Balmoral Hotel, […]

Vive the Auld Alliance! Scottish/ French wedding at Lothian Chambers and L’Escargot Blanc, Edinburgh

Posted on February 22, 2018 by Ditte under Photography, Wedding Photography
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LĂ©onor & Cameron’s Scottish/ French wedding, Lothian Chambers and L’Escargot Blanc, Edinburgh As a Dane married to a Scot, I love capturing weddings of couples who have met, fallen in love and decided to spend their lives together in spite of (or because of?) their different nationalities. This French/ Scottish wedding has a very special […]

Royal College of Physicians Wedding Edinburgh, Jayne and John

Posted on February 8, 2018 by Ditte under Photography, Wedding Photography
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Royal College of Physicians Wedding, Edinburgh Enjoying revisiting the autumn wedding of Jayne and John, which took place at the Royal College of Physicians in Edinburgh. From the Art Deco inspired stationery, to the stunning geometric cake and etched centrepieces, Jayne and John’s wedding was one seriously stylish day.  The Royal College of Physicians, on […]

Hotel du Vin Glasgow wedding: Antonia & Andrew

Posted on January 11, 2018 by Ditte under Photography, Wedding Photography

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 quiet street, Hotel du Vin in Glasgow (formerly […]

Award-winning wedding photograph

Posted on December 12, 2017 by Ditte under Photography, Wedding Photography
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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 unfortunately the Scottish weather had other ideas, so the sun sank […]

Pantone Ultraviolet: Wedding colour of the year?

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   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 their wedding stationery and linen colours to flowers […]

Behind the scenes: Corporate portrait photo shoot

Posted on September 24, 2017 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Corporate & Event Photography
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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 […]

Autumn Wedding Photography – Mhoraig and Colin

Posted on September 20, 2017 by Ditte under Photography, Wedding Photography
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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 and Colin’s stunning, lush, colourful, delightful, fun and simply gorgeous autumn […]

Can you spot the difference?

Posted on September 8, 2017 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Photography, Portrait Photography
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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
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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 […]




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