Up Helly Aa 2017 – Jarl Squad

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On Sunday Cecil and I took the headshots for the official programme of this year’s Guizer Jarl Lyall Gair and his squad.  Pictured below is my own version using a different

Northern Lights over Clavel

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After a dramatic sunset image up in Sandness link, I headed down to my home village of Bigton to capture this photo of the Northern Lights (Aurora) later the same

Delting Up Helly Aa 2016

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Click here to view my latest post over on story telling site Exposure from last Friday’s memorable Delting Up Helly Aa 2016 starring Christopher Nicolson aka Sigurd Magnusson.  The weather was

Bethany & Kevin

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Bethany and Kevin’s marriage marked the first wedding in my 2016 diary.  The pair exchanged vows on Saturday 6th February at the Lerwick Baptist Church.  A meal followed at the

Up Helly Aa 2016 Jarl Squad – Modern

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And now for something a bit different.  Here’s my own interpretation on the traditional Up Helly Aa squad headshots (see previous blog post here).  Likewise, you can get your own

19 Up Helly Aa Photo Tips & Tricks

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Below are a few tips on low light/night photography which may help at this year’s Up Helly Aa. Up Helly Aa is a very difficult event to photograph, especially the

Morwenna & Ross

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Morwenna and Ross married at the Church of Scotland in Sandness on 21st August followed by a reception at the Sandness Public Hall. Morwenna, who works at local retailer Ninian,

Caroline & Paul

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Caroline and Paul married on the 14th August 2015 at the Shetland Museum and Archives. Following their marriage in the boat hall, Caroline and Paul were treated to a surprise

Nicola & Kieran

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Exactly a year to the day from my own wedding, I photographed Nicola and Kieran’s big day on the 8th August 2015.  The marriage took place at the Lerwick Town