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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Dunblane Hydro Wedding Photography by Archibald Photography Stirling Photographer

Dunblane Hydro Wedding Photography

Dunblane Hydro Wedding Photography on a rainy Scottish autumn day! Congratulations Leah and Alan and thank you for braving the pouring rain on your big day. Here are some favourites from the day. To view all of the photographs in colour and purchase reprints go here.

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Mabie forest wedding photography by Archibald Photography

Rhian & Adam’s Mabie Forest Wedding

Rhian & Adam’s Mabie Forest Wedding. This was quite possibly the rainiest outdoor ceremony I have ever photographed! Mabie forest is a truly beautiful place and the trees provided nature’s own umbrella (although it still leaked a little!). Janet Hamilton from Humanist Society Scotland delivered a …

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Edinburgh Post Wedding Shoot by Archibald Photography, Edinburgh Wedding Photographer Mark Archibald

An Edinburgh Post Wedding Shoot

An Edinburgh Post Wedding Shoot Edinburgh is undoubtedly a beautiful city to photograph in and one which I know very well. Thanks to Shaina and Andy who came all the way over from the States to have their post wedding photographs in this historic city. We …

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Dunblane Cathedral & Dunblane Hydro wedding photography by Archibald Photography

A blustery Dunblane Cathedral & Hydro Wedding

A blustery Dunblane Cathedral & Hydro Wedding. Wow…rain, wind reducing umbrellas to tangled wires, champagne knocked all over my suit in the morning, but a heck of a lot of laughter! Yes, it is a Dunblane wedding! No matter what happens on a wedding day, the …

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Blue Rose Code Music Photography by Mark Archibald Photography

Blue Rose Code Unseen

Blue Rose Code Unseen. As a celebration of The Water of Leith’s shortlisting for Scottish Album of the Year, here is a wee retrospective of some unseen photographs and outtakes from my work with Ross over the last few years. These are all previously unseen photographs.

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Orocco Pier Wedding Photography by Archibald Photography

Orocco Pier Wedding Photography

Orocco Pier wedding photography. Congratulations Kathryn and Paul. What a wonderful early autumn wedding at the wonderful Orocco Pier overlooking the iconic Forth Bridges in South Queensferry. Here are some favourites from the day. To view all of the photographs in colour go 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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