Best Wedding Photographer Scotland

Hello, I am Mark - a full time professional photographer with nearly 15 years of experience as a wedding photographer, family portrait, music/band, commercial and documentary travel photographer and photojournalist. Based in Lanarkshire (within an hour of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dumfries, Ayr and Stirling), I travel over Scotland and further afield offering natural, relaxed, journalistic type storytelling imagery with an artistic twist.

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Candid Reportage Kingsbarns Beach Wedding Photography in Fife Scotland

A Wedding Portfolio Video

For me, the best wedding photography transports you back into the atmosphere of the day. You should be able to feel the energy, the fun, the emotion, the movement of the day. It is important to capture the weather too…and the light…always the beautiful, ever changing …

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Glenapp Castle Wedding Photographer

A sneak peek from a summer Glenapp Castle Wedding

A sneak peek from a summer Glenapp Castle wedding. The grounds of the castle look so lush at this time of year! Congratulations to Lana & Richard.

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Ardanaiseig Wedding Photography by Archibald Photography

Karen & Mark’s Beautiful Ardanaiseig Wedding

Karen & Mark’s Beautiful Ardanaiseig Wedding. This was one of my favourite weddings of the year so far. It had that element which makes any wedding great…a party atmosphere. Ardanaiseig is a place which means a lot to Karen and Mark and was the obvious choice …

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Inchyra Byre Wedding Photography by Mark Archibald Photography

Christina & Ed Married at Inchyra Byre

Inchyra Byre is a really inspiring venue to photograph. I love the rustic feel of the byre next to the grandeur of the house. Christina & Ed were lucky that the weather held just long enough to complete their outdoor ceremony. There was a wee bit …

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Kinkell Byre Wedding Photographer Archibald Photography

A beautiful Kinkell Byre Wedding

A beautiful Kinkell Byre Wedding. Craig and Cara were married in beautiful, rustic Kinkell Byre a couple of miles from St Andrews. After getting ready at the Fairmont Hotel, they moved along the coast to this gorgeous rustic barn setting. Wild partying and loud laughter ensued!!! Here …

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St Andrews Upper & Lower Halls Wedding Photography

Jennifer + Tom – St Andrews Upper & Lower Halls & St Salvators Chapel

St Andrews Upper & Lower Halls Wedding Photography. Jennifer & Tom chose one of my favourite venues for their wedding…St Salvators Chapel in beautiful St Andrews. There was golf, beach, laughter, sunshine and an encounter with a dog…! Here are some of our favourites from the …

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St Andrews Wedding Photography by Archibald Photography

St Salvator’s Chapel & Myres Castle

St Salvator’s Chapel & Myres Castle. St Salvator’s Chapel is an old favourite of mine, but this was the first time I had photographed at Myres Castle. What a beautiful, brilliantly run, friendly place!!! I couldn’t recommend it enough. Rosanna & Gregor’s wedding day had so …

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A Funky Glenskirlie Castle Winter Wedding Part One

A Glenskirlie Castle Winter Wedding with guitar jamming, fireworks and a funky daughter/Dad dance off!!! Part One…Getting Ready & the prelude to the ceremony. To view part two of this beautiful wedding, click here. To view part three of this beautiful wedding, click here. To buy beautiful …

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The Boathouse at Archerfield House

Sarah & Ben tied the knot on the balcony of the boathouse at Archerfield House along with their closest friends and family. Part one…golf, getting ready & the ceremony. See part two here.

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Scottish Farm wedding photography in Argyllshire

An Argyllshire family farm wedding

An Argyllshire family farm wedding. Stronchullin Farm near Dunoon is a truly inspiring Scottish location and is the base for the award winning Quadmania adventure activity centre. It also happens to be where Claire grew up which made it all the more special as a location …

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Indian Wedding Photography in Scotland by Archibald Photography

Lakshmi & Karan’s Indian wedding in Glasgow

Lakshmi & Karan’s chose to have their beautiful Indian wedding at the Marriott in Glasgow. I love the colour in this wedding as well as the incredible dancing, ceremony and that truly wonderful thing…two families coming together. Here are some of my favourites…

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Portrait Photography by Archibald Photography

Portraits in Crawford

Family portraits in Crawford. To view all of the photographs in colour click here.

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Boturich Castle Weddings photographed by Archibald Photography

Boturich Castle weddings are always amazing!

Boturich Castle weddings are, indeed, always incredible! Apart from the wonderful castle itself and the outstanding natural beauty of the location, Boturich has some of the best, most enthusiastic staff of any venue I have ever photographed at. Even when it rained a fair bit like …

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Glenbervie House wedding photography by Mark Archibald Photography

The Glenbervie House Wedding of Karen & Craig

The Glenbervie House Wedding of Karen & Craig. Karen & Craig’s wedding was a riot with a wonderful ceremony by Mary Wallace from Humanist Society Scotland. Such a fun-filled wedding filled with highlights…however, if I had to pick one highlight it would be difficult to see past …

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A Neidpath Castle Wedding. Tiffanee and Brian.

A Neidpath Castle Wedding. Tiffanee and Brian flew over from the States to tie the knot on yet another of this summer’s amazing days. Beautiful Neidpath Castle provided the perfect backdrop. Congratulations guys! Here are some favourites from the day.

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Crossbasket Castle Wedding Photography by Mark Archibald Photography

A summer Crossbasket Castle Wedding

A summer Crossbasket Castle Wedding. This greatest of Scottish summers has been filled with melting hot days and this wedding was no exception…the weather was just glorious and Crossbasket was the perfect location. Congratulations Hollie & Mark. Here are some favourites from the day. To view …

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Belladrum 2018 was a blast…

Belladrum 2018 This was my first time at the Belladrum Tartan heart Festival…a fantastic music, arts and culture extravaganza which was previously voted the UK’s best Festival. Here are some favourite highlights for me…mostly, though, we just danced….! Kissmet were amazing with their fusion of Bhangra & …

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Gailes Hotel Wedding photography by Archibald Photography

A summer Gailes Hotel wedding

A beautiful summer Gailes Hotel wedding in Irvine. Annabel and Robert tied the knot on a beautiful, hot Scottish summer day at the Gailes. Here is the story of the day. To view all of the images in colour go here.

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