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Edinburgh Wedding Photography:
Wendy & Jason in South Queensferry

If you had told me a week ago (when we were sitting in what felt like sub-zero temperatures), that we were going to have a few scorching hot days (well, in Scotland they count as scorching hot days), then, well, let’s say, I wouldn’t have believed you. But, there we have it and, following my own advise to self from a couple of days ago, I made sure that the old factor 15 was liberally applied before heading out to the gorgeous setting of South Queensferry for Wendy & Jason’s wedding.

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  • Wendy LaugheryJune 14, 2012 - 4:33 am

    Thanks again for all your hard work Mike, you’re a pleasure to work with!ReplyCancel

  • Mike Cook PhotographyJune 15, 2012 - 9:39 am

    Thanks Wendy. Even though I was only with you for a couple of hours, big thanks to you guys for going along with my ideas – these are some of my favourite images I’ve taken this year so far.ReplyCancel

Edinburgh Wedding Photography:
600,000 Views for One Wedding Image

Last week, I had the pleasure of photographing Emily and Ryan’s wedding at Edinburgh Zoo. As well as the usual more formal images, the guys wanted to capture some images that encapsulated the feel of the day and, having got married at the zoo, it seemed only right to try to get a few images with some of the animals. A recce beforehand had shown me that this was going to be a bit more tricky than at first envisaged, as the layout of the various cages and pens didn’t lend themselves to include a photograph of the bride & groom. But needs must…

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  • CourtenayApril 24, 2012 - 4:13 pm

    I’m not usually a fan of the set up shot, but this one did make me laugh out loud…a very good spot Mike and a lot of fun…hope the couple appreciated it 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Pollination The Flower ShopApril 30, 2012 - 2:57 pm

    Hi Mike, we are the florists for Emily and Ryans wedding. That is a great shot, just a shame you couldn’t have worked the bouquet in 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Wendy LennoxMay 2, 2012 - 3:55 pm

    OMG I LOVE the creativity in this!! You are amazing Mike.ReplyCancel

  • Mike Cook PhotographyApril 30, 2012 - 11:04 pm

    Hi guys, glad you like the image…sorry about the bouquet 🙁 …must try harder next time.ReplyCancel

  • Pollination The Flower ShopMay 1, 2012 - 11:13 am

    The meercat definitely makes up for it!ReplyCancel

  • Mike Cook PhotographyMay 2, 2012 - 5:03 pm

    Thanks Wendy, really pleased you like it…and for your comment, of course!ReplyCancel

Edinburgh Wedding Photography:
Emily & Ryan at Edinburgh Zoo

If ever there was a unique venue for a wedding (and, of course, wedding photography), then I’m sure Edinburgh Zoo would be right at the top of the list. And this is where I was today for the wedding of Emily & Ryan. We had a good laugh when the guys came up from London a few weeks ago for their pre-wedding shoot in the Dean Village so I had a feeling that today was going to be a good day, and that’s exactly how it turned out.

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  • Sharron WaringApril 26, 2012 - 3:59 pm

    Absolutely stunning Mike, Ryan & Emily couldn’t have wished for better. Thank you so much. SharronReplyCancel

  • Mike Cook PhotographyApril 26, 2012 - 4:39 pm

    Thanks Sharon, pleased you like them, was a great day.ReplyCancel

  • alison tinlinApril 26, 2012 - 4:57 pm

    Absolutely outstanding images…just incredible xReplyCancel

  • Anne ClarkApril 26, 2012 - 5:15 pm

    Wow! fantastic! Even better than we were expecting and after the amazing pre wedding shoot we were expecting a lot! Well done. Anne and Barrie.ReplyCancel

  • MikeApril 26, 2012 - 5:40 pm

    Thanks Alison, comments very much appreciated.ReplyCancel

  • Mel SaundersApril 26, 2012 - 8:25 pm

    Absolutely beautiful!ReplyCancel

  • EmilyApril 26, 2012 - 8:28 pm

    They are absolutely brilliant Mike! Thanks so much 🙂ReplyCancel

  • MikeMay 1, 2012 - 12:08 am

    Thanks Emily, really pleased you like the images…working on your album as we speak.ReplyCancel

  • Annabelle SpicerApril 26, 2012 - 8:40 pm

    Ahh. Lovely memories for you all I’m sure. Beautiful pics Anne xReplyCancel

  • Jan LamondApril 26, 2012 - 9:57 pm

    beautiful pictures xxReplyCancel

  • Mike Cook PhotographyApril 30, 2012 - 11:06 pm

    Hi Anne, thanks for your comments. Glad you didn’t tell me about your expectations before the wedding :). Sorry about the “crisp” shot also (although I didn’t use it in the blog post).ReplyCancel

  • Mike Cook PhotographyApril 30, 2012 - 11:07 pm

    Thanks Mel, really pleased you like them.ReplyCancel

  • Anne ClarkMay 2, 2012 - 8:42 am

    Mike Cook Photography If i had been you i would have taken the crisp shot too. I blame Sharron for pointing us out!ReplyCancel

Edinburgh Wedding Photography: Judith & Billy at Lothian Chambers

More wedding photography in Edinburgh today as I found myself at Lothian Chambers on the Royal Mile for the wedding of Judith & Billy. For me, the day had started a bit earlier at the couple’s home in Edinburgh where Judith & the girls were getting ready. I stopped by briefly to photograph the dress, jewellery,...

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    Edinburgh Wedding Photography: Brooke & Chris at Houstoun House

    Well, after my recent foray into fashion photography, it was back to wedding photography today and what a great day I had shooting Brooke & Chris’ wedding. Brooke is from Australia so there was a real cosmopolitan feel about today with family and friends from Australia, from London and more local as well, all adding...

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