East Lothian based wedding photographer Grahame Smith LMPA

GWS Links

Our own Youtube etc
GWS Photography client wedding galleries
Our new proofing and ordering website that hosts the full wedding galleries and makes it so much easier for friends & family to order copies.
GWS Photo YouTube channel
Where we keep a lot of our slideshow.
My Instagram
Where my timeline of photos go... not always wedding pics, a general train of thought of my photos as I find them ?
Dunbar & area landscape photography
Our best selling landscape photography back on view again.
And if you'd like a free smartphone or tablet App to view the photos wherever you go, open the following link from your phone or tablet...

https://gwsphotography.shootproof.com/app/200440

Photographic Bodies

Want to develop & mingle with other photographers ?
Master Photographers Association
My page on the MPA website, from here you can then click through to the main MPA site to find out all about this wonderful body for professional photographers.
The Royal Photographic Society
The RPS , a great resource for all things photography.
International Professional Photographers Network
The IPPN has become a valuable resource for professional photographers who are keen to rise to the top of their profession. The IPPN is no large corporate and faceless organisation, but rather a relatively small group of like-minded professional photographers who exchange ideas, help each other out in all kinds of ways and who value the support and camaraderie of fellow professionals.

Venues

Some of our favourite & most visited wedding venues.
We'll be adding to these lists all the time.
Gilmerton House
An absolutely beautiful house and stunning grounds.
Gilmerton is a must look at venue for your wedding if you are looking for a classic classy wedding.
Harvest Moon
Harvest Moon can offer you the most amazing wedding experience with it's glamping site. We've shot weddings there this year, and every one of them were outstanding.
If you're into the outdoors... this could be the venue for you.
Broxmouth Park
An amazing venue just on the outskirts of Dunbar and steeped in history.
The house & grounds make for an amazing backdrop to what could be your fairy tale wedding.
Dunmuir Hotel
A well kept and ran local family business. Phil & Lesley are top of their game at looking after wedding parties.
Maitlandfield House Hotel
Another of East Lothian's favourite venues, offering you everything you need on site for the perfect wedding.
Carberry Tower
I've blogged a lot about how great a venue Carberry Tower is.
A house full of character, and amazing grounds too.
Speak to Amy there and she will make sure you have an amazing wedding.

0131 665 3135
Dunglass Estate
Another of our most favourite and most visited venues.
Stunning grounds, and great staff always ensure you have the wedding you've dreamed about.

Wedding Suppliers

Florists, beauticians, hair sylists etc
Lumineer Teeth Whitening
Teeth whitening in East Lothian... think of all those smilie photos... treat yourself to a teeth treatment.

Louise is brightening the smiles all over the area just now.


(I should write jingles lol )
Dunbar T-Shirt shop
Off on a hen night or stag night ?
Want a range of funky & personal t-shirts for the night/weekend ?

This is the place to go !
Caroline Stewart MUA
Caroline is a popular MUA always on the wedding scene.
Stenhouse Flowers
Heather puts lots of time and dedication into giving you the floral arrangements you wished for.
Linden Flowers
We've been at many weddings where the flowers were arranged by Linden... a professional and reliable company, and flowers exactly as you imagined.
Tulipa Florist
Carol-Ann is an Interflora florist , and can arrange you beautiful wedding arrangements.
Vivacious Flowers
Founded in 2004, North Berwick based Vivacious specialise in bespoke flowers for all occasions.

Owner and proprietor Vivien (Viv) Dooner has over 25 years experience in the floristry trade and has worked in two of the most reputable (and in our opinion the best) flower shops in Edinburgh, those being “Flowers by Maxwell” and “Stems”.

Vivacious have created displays at many venues which include:

- Edinburgh Castle
- The Macdonald Marine Hotel
- Oxenfoord Castle
- Ardross Castle
- Maitlandfield Hotel
- Lennoxlove House
- Winton House
- The Botanic Gardens
- Dirleton Castle
Belle Bridal , Hair & Beauty
Belle are Bridal Hair & Beauty Specialists based near Edinburgh. We offer a unique service where we come to you Style you Hair, Apply Make-up & Manicure Nails for your wedding day.

We have worked with many brides over the years, helping them achieve the perfect look on their wedding day. They are able to enjoy the preparations for their special day in the comfort of their own home or Hotel Room surrounded by their family and friends, taking the stress out of your wedding morning (Well some of it!!)

We offer a reliable, friendly service, with one goal in mind....a Calm, Beautiful Bride.

Music

Bands & DJs & Pipers
Scottish Piper - David Leckie
I've been at lots of weddings where David was the piper, very nice and accommodating. Phone is 01620 823047
Ecosse Entertainment
Some people say a DJ isn't as good as a live band. Hire David and he'll soon change your mind. Cracking DJ, dedicated and the kind of guy you can trust to keep your wedding flowing.
John MacKintosh Highland Piper
Based in Edinburgh, I've worked with John a few times too.
07774 889931
Bleaker - top live 2 piece band
We've worked with Bleeker a lot. Top music and great fun.

Wedding Pro Services

Cars, officials and Celebrants
Pride & Joy Cars
Nick Dannaher has Rolls Royce, Jaguar, Mercedes & Daimlers at his disposal to take you there and back in style.
Tel 01875 341243 or 07730 352916
Caroline Lambie
Contact Caroline at caroline.lambie@humanism-scotland.org.uk

Anyone that wants a loving but not religious wedding should look at a Humanist ceremony. They are always beautifully done.
Lothian Classic Wedding Cars
Lothian Classic Wedding Cars are a family run business specialising in classic and vintage wedding cars for the wedding market in Edinburgh and the Lothians. Our aim is to provide head-turning classic and vintage cars and high quality service at an affordable price. We hope you enjoy browsing our website and see a vintage or classic car that meets your requirements. You can be assured of our undivided attention to your wedding day.
Vintage VW Campers
We can chauffeur drive you to your wedding or special occasion in true vintage style in our Split Screen Microbus. Meg is a 1965 eight seat blue beauty, with ivory interior, simply stunning.

It is your dream: we just help make it happen.

Business services

Marketing & Media
Lennon Design
Whether you need a user-friendly website, fresh brand identity or a well designed publication, good design is design that works for your business. We offer strong ideas, creativity, strategic thinking and spot-on execution.