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Baby Josh

Babies , Families

This newborn photoshoot was a special one for so many reasons. I photographed Mum and Dad’s wedding at Melville Castle back in 2007. So I was delighted that I was […]

Baby Rhona

Babies , Families

This shoot was Baby Rhona’s first and there is so much to love: from the interaction between the girls to her super-cute (and gifted) green dress. Goes to show that not all newborn shoots need to avoid clothes.

Baby William


As a gift to their brand new grandson William’s grandparents gave him his first photoshoot. That has to be up there as a top newborn gift.

All the way from New York


Last summer I had the delight of meeting the fantastic duo of Arianny and Kevin who came all the way to Edinburgh from New York for their babymoon.

Spring Fashion Shoot


I was recently reminded about this oh-so-amazing fashion shoot that we did with our great friends at Restoration Yard last year. It is too good not to share with you – we all need something blissful to enjoy and look forward to just now don’t we?

Behind the scenes of a Blue Sky Photography fashion shoot


As you’ll guess, fashion shoots like this take coordination, planning and effort – but I totally believe that you get out what you put in. Take a look behind the scenes at our Restoration Yard fashion shoot.

Secret Proposal

Engagement Shoots

Photographing a proposal is always nerve-racking as you are completely focused on the moment. It’s a big deal, and trust me when I say I hold my breath too for that moment when the question lands and the dawn of realisation hits. It’s always so emotional and so unbelievably special.

Grief is Real


I used to think grief was simply to do with death. It’s not; it’s to do with loss. And loss is so often hard to articulate. Just now we’re all grieving, personally as well as collectively, for so much lost stuff.

Wilbur & Family


Meet Wilbur… and his family. If you’ve ever met a labradoodle puppy like Wilbur, the chances are you’ll have been more than a little smitten. I certainly was.