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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Our latest blog posts


Owl delivers the wedding rings | Wedding Photography | Hoscote House

Did you know you can have an owl deliver your wedding rings?!  Niccie told us “the owl behaved perfectly in the practise but during their ceremony, he flew into the room and then threw the rings at us, hitting the floor with quite a whollop making …

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Weddings featured in Real Life Weddings Magazine

Our postman made a very exciting delivery to us today bringing the new copy of Real Life Weddings magazine produced by the fantastic editorial team at Scottish Wedding Directory.  If you haven’t seen a copy yet, I would recommend picking one up at your local newsagent (or purchasing online here) …

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Theo and Kimberley | New Lanark Mill | Wedding Photography

A lovely moment – Kimberley had just come down the stairs and her Dad saw her in her dress for the first time.

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Tamsyn + Jamie | 166 rubbish cars, a hearse and an against the odds encounter

When you ask your clients how they met, you don’t really expect an incredible tale like something out of real life wacky races.  But that’s just what you get when you ask Tamsyn and Jamie and I’d love to share the story with you.  Mark photographed …

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Cheeky boy! | Wedding Photography at Fernie Castle

As I am exporting their album to send to print, I am reminded of how much I love this image of Anna and Kevin married at Fernie Castle in Fife.  What a cheeky look!

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The Scottish Master Photographers Association Awards 2011

We have just returned from the Scottish Master Photographer Association Awards at Dunblane Hydro.  The day began with an awe inspiring seminar by Andy Earl who has had a hugely successful career within the international music business shooting cover images for over 120 sleeves and videos for musicians such as The …

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Mark Archibald is “one of Scotlands most skillful and creative photographers”

Last year, Mark was really overwhelmed to become the winner of Complete Wedding Category of the Master Photographer Association Awards 2009 (Scottish Region). To enter you must submit 10 images from one wedding and the award reflects consistency in technical excellence. The awards were judged by …

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Award winning Scottish photographer

The winner of the 2009 VOWS Photography Award for Outstanding Service in the Wedding Industry is …..

ARCHIBALD PHOTOGRAPHY!!!! Mark and I were stunned and honoured to be announced on Monday night as the 2009 winner of the Photography Category of the VOWS Awards which recognises outstanding service in the wedding industry. We would like to wholeheartedly thank our clients for voting for …

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Award winning photographer in Scotland

VOWS Award Nominee for Second Year Running …..

Hooray!  We’ve been nominated for the second year running for the VOWS Awards! Donna and I are so delighted, especially as apparently this year there were more than 10,000 nominations. The thing I like about the VOWS Awards is that it is the only one to …

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