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  • Natural wedding photograph of a bride and groom holding hands and smiling at each other, walking on grass next to the sea
  • Family photograph of parents with teenage son and daughter with arms around each other, all dressed in blue and white
  • Interior photograph of a luxurious cream couch in a wood paneled room with a white ceiling and window on the left
  • Landscape photograph of a post and wire fence on top of a hill with white wind turbines in the background
  • Dramatic landscape photograph of a large grey boulder in front of long grass, a lake and mountains beneath a dark cloudy sky

Beautiful images and a first-class service from a down-to-earth photographer in Inverness, the Scottish Highlands and Moray

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YOUR PHOTOGRAPHER IN INVERNESS, THE SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS AND MORAY

Hello! I’m Karen, the lady behind the lens! I love exploring Scotland with my wee touring caravan, getting out and about in the countryside on my bike, and listening to Dougie Maclean’s music. You’ve landed on this page so I guess you’re looking for a photographer in the Inverness area! But it’s not just about finding a photographer, is it? The real challenge is finding the right photographer for you.

So, what do I do?

Weddings, Families, Landscapes & Commercial Photography

Well, I’m a wedding photographer, first and foremost. However, I also specialise in family photo shoots, landscape photography workshops, and commercial work including LVIA photography for wind farms and other developments. Weddings and families naturally go hand-in-hand. Much of my other work allows me to indulge my love of landscapes and build relationships with other local businesses.

The Client Experience

I’m passionate about capturing beautiful images, but I’m equally passionate about providing excellent service. A great client experience is as important as the photographs. After all, a bad customer experience would taint even the most perfect photographs, right? I’ll make the whole process stress-free and personable, regardless of which of my photography services you’re using.

Scotland-wide Services

I conduct most of my work throughout the Scottish Highlands and Moray. However, I’m happy to travel further afield, throughout Scotland, to work with you. I’m no stranger to working on the Western Isles or the Central Belt. Of course, I always welcome an opportunity to travel around this wonderful country of ours!

Please scroll down for more detail on each of these services. Want to get to know me better first? Just click the link below!

YOUR PHOTOGRAPHER

MY SPECIALISMS


DOCUMENTARY WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY

Natural wedding photograph of a bride and groom holding hands and smiling at each other, walking on grass next to the sea

I work with down-to-earth couples in order to create gorgeous natural images that will tell the story of your wedding. I’ll produce a stunning collection of photographs, without any awkward moments in front of the camera. Most of my clients would describe themselves as slightly camera shy but this doesn’t show in the pictures! I’ll take the time to get to know you both before the wedding, in a genuine way. Honestly, this will REALLY help you to look and feel relaxed.

“We just want to say thank you so, so much for the beautiful photos you captured of our wedding. They are amazing! We are so glad we picked you. It was meant to be!”

AMY AND ALLY MACKENZIE
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FAMILY PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY

Family photograph of parents with teenage son and daughter with arms around each other, all dressed in blue and white

I love capturing natural images that show your personalities and the deep love between you. Kids grow up so fast and our beloved pets aren’t with us as long as we would like. I know how busy you are! Life is HECTIC! But, we need to find the time to capture these memories. This time in your life will never come again. Procrastinate at your peril!

“The pictures are fabulous!!! Thank you Karen!”

MARILYN PATERSON
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COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Interior photograph of a luxurious cream couch in a wood paneled room with a white ceiling and window on the left

I’ve undertaken a wide range of commercial photography projects over the years, from local businesses to national charities. Whether it’s architectural photography, head shots of your staff, local landscapes or something else, I’ll be delighted to get involved. I’ll take the time to develop an understanding of your business before I pick up my camera. I’ll capture the images you need for your website, brochure or social media that reflect your business and its values.

“Professional, friendly service that offers expertise on a multitude of business pictures and videos for printing and social media presence.”

CAMERON PAINTERS & DECORATORS LTD
COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY: MORE INFO

WIND FARM & LVIA PHOTOGRAPHY

Landscape photograph of a post and wire fence on top of a hill with white wind turbines in the background

I worked in renewables for nearly a decade before taking the plunge and becoming a professional photographer. As a project manager, I gained a solid understanding of the the needs of developers and consultants. I have a sound grasp of the planning process, including Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment. Over the years, I’ve undertaken LVIA photography for several proposed wind farms, mobile phone masts and buildings. I’m sufficiently clued up on the industry guidance and would love to get involved in your project.

“Karen is great to work with and reliable. Given her background, experience and location, we will use her time and time again and I have no hesitation in recommending her.”

KELLY ANDERSON, STEPHENSON HALLIDAY
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LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOPS

Dramatic landscape photograph of a large grey boulder in front of long grass, a lake and mountains beneath a dark cloudy sky

Join me in the world-class scenery of the Scottish Highlands to develop your landscape photography skills! Learn from extensive one-to-one tuition in the field and a critique session over a well-deserved cup of coffee! All of this will be delivered in a positive way, without the huge egos you’ll find on other workshops! So, there’s no need to worry about your confidence being knocked. You’ll come away from the day feeling inspired, with new skills to put into practice. Whether you’re a beginner or a more experienced photographer, get in touch today to plan your day out near Inverness, on the west coast or Skye.

“This wasn’t my first workshop with Karen so I knew I was in for a great day! Karen has spent a lot of time finding great viewpoints not generally frequented by other photographers.

Karen has a wealth of photographic knowledge and I was able to build upon her previous instruction and guidance. I came away with very pleasing images and a desire to further my skills.”

CHARLES WHITE
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GET IN TOUCH

Maybe you’re ready to book or you just have some initial queries. Either way, please get in touch today! I’ll be delighted to hear from you.

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