Hotel du Vin Glasgow wedding: Antonia & Andrew

Posted on 11 January, 2018 by Ditte under Photography, Wedding Photography
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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 12 December, 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 24 September, 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 20 September, 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 8 September, 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 19 August, 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 […]

Nathalie & Lennert, Broxmouth Park wedding photography

Posted on 19 May, 2017 by Ditte under Photography, Wedding Photography
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Wedding Photography, Broxmouth Park, Dunbar Nathalie is Swiss/ Scottish, Lennert is Belgian. They live together in Switzerland, got engaged in Portofino and were married in Bonnie Scotland – proof that beautiful things grow from a solid, European base 🙂 Below is the story of their beautiful, light, happy, inspired-by-nature wedding. We love shooting weddings at Broxmouth – […]

Wedding album – Classic Mounted wedding album

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“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 24 March, 2017 by Ditte under Behind the scenes, Wedding Photography
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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 […]


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