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Vacation Photographers in Edinburgh
Handpicked and vetted by our team for quality, style, and skill. Make sure to check availability early so your dates don’t get booked up! Can’t pick your favorite Edinburgh photographer? Check who is available for your travel dates.
Best Photography Spots for an Edinburgh Photoshoot
Nestled amidst the stunning landscapes of Scotland, Edinburgh is a city that effortlessly combines historical grandeur with contemporary charm, making it a photographer's dream destination. With its iconic Edinburgh Castle perched atop an ancient volcanic hill, the city boasts a dramatic skyline that is bathed in a rich tapestry of history. The Royal Mile, a cobbled street that stretches between the castle and the Palace of Holyroodhouse, invites you to capture centuries of stories through its intricate architecture and bustling street life. Venture into the enchanting gardens of Princes Street, where the juxtaposition of lush greenery against the city's architecture provides the perfect canvas for capturing nature's resilience amid urban splendor. And as day turns to night, Calton Hill presents a breathtaking panorama, offering the ideal vantage point for photographing the city's nocturnal transformation, with the city's lights illuminating the beauty of both its past and present. Edinburgh is a captivating muse for any photographer seeking to capture a city of enduring enchantment.
Scottland was a bucket list trip for my daughter's senior year, and we decided to have her senior pictures taken there. Communication with Alyssa was great! She was professional and accommodating. After sharing my daughter's interest in nature, she recommended Arthur’s Chair. Every shot was the perfect light, a beautiful spot, and the essence of my daughter. It was so hard to choose our favorites as we loved them all. Alyssa, thank you for capturing this memorable time in our family’s life. I am forever grateful.-KarinaView Photographer profile
Alysa was so wonderful! Super friendly, gave us great directions for shots and produced some truly beautiful photos! Super happy with the gallery and so excited to display these in our home to commemorate this trip. Thank you!!-Ally SenkarikView Photographer profile
Alysa was wonderful to work with! She put us all at ease and was very easygoing, but she still managed to capture lots of cute shots with my young children. I can't recommend her enough!-AmyView Photographer profile
We had such a great time during this session. The photos are absolutely amazing! If you’re contemplating, let me tell you, you will not regret having your photos taken! Extremely patient, conversational, great guidance in regards to posing. I am happy with these photos!!! Thank you, Alysa for making our trip to Edinburgh perfect!-IvieView Photographer profile
Edinburgh Photoshoot Packages
Invest in forever capturing postcard-perfect vacation moments. After you check out of the hotel and your return flight lands, these photos will be a cherished souvenir for years to come!
What's included in my photoshoot package?
Peace of Mind
Choose from vetted and highly rated personal photographers. Hassle-free booking and a travel-friendly refund policy.
Receive your gallery within 5 business days of your photoshoot, but usually sooner! Download your choice of 15, 30, 45 or 60 digital photos depending on your shoot package.
Expert Photo Editing
All photography is edited for light, color, & sharpness to make your vacation photos gorgeous. Advanced beauty edits are available for purchase.
Your personal photographer also acts as an informal tour guide with all the best photography spots and local secrets for what to see, eat, & do in town.
Turn your digital photos into cherished travel prints & wall art! Use our printing partners and get FREE SHIPPING - as low as $1 USD for 4×6 luster prints.
Frequently Asked Questions
Prices vary by city, ensuring you the best rates according to the local market. Choose between photography packages that range from 30 minutes up to 2 hours. The high-resolution photos are professionally edited and delivered by email in a private online gallery within 5 business days. See pricing for your destination here.
Check your dates, and then you'll be notified by email which photographers are available. Book your date and then your local professional photographer will work with you to go over all the best photography spots, when the best light will be, and how to beat the crowds to capture magical moments without tons of other tourists in the background. Local Lens vacation photographers are handpicked artists for quality, style, & skill. Not only will they take amazing photos, but they will edit them to be beautiful photo souvenirs you’ll treasure for years to come.
All photos are professionally edited for vibrance and composition and delivered in a private online gallery where you can download your favorite photos in high-resolution jpg format. Additional files and high-quality prints from our professional partner labs are also available for purchase. You should receive an email with your photography gallery link within five business days.
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