Map – where to find our amazing studio

Our post code of EH32 0PL , is technically Longniddry, but as you can see by the maps, we’re bang in the middle between Haddington & Longniddry.

Either way, we are only 5 minutes off the A1 from the east or west.

For Sat Navs, try the post code EH32 0PL , or punch in Wheatrig Business Hub.

A little video sample of GWS

Here’s a 4 minute sample of the work we do here at GWS.We have a fantastic team dedicated to one goal… providing our clients with amazing photographs so that they can see how wonderful their family is. We hope you enjoy this sample – a very small sample – of what we do.

Devon joins GWS as second baby photographer

Devon joins GWS as second baby photographer.
The next step in the development of our amazing studio business is to add another top quality baby photographer – someone who will slot in and be a fun part of the team – and Devon was top of that list !

Leanne wins her first award !!

Official Press Release: Leanne McKay, a young and talented photographer from GWS Photography, has won the Most Promising Photographer of the Year award at the Scottish Master Photographers annual awards ceremony on Tuesday 16th May. Despite having only been in the photography industry for just over a year, Leanne’s passion and talent for capturing beautiful […]

GWS – More than just a pretty face !

There’s quite a lot that goes on at GWS Photography that most people don’t know about.
We have one of the best portrait studios in the country for quality of work and location and comfort of the settings… but it would be too easy to say we just do portraits of people & pets.

Our outdoor shoots at Binning Woods

Most of our outdoor shoots are taken at Binning Woods near Tyninghamme.
Unless we arrange something else with you this is where to go and what to expect.

It’s a really beautiful woodland walk at all times of year with nice easy paths along the way, and more slightly rough areas we can go to if we can if it will give us good photos.

This is us… the GWS team

We enjoy having fun shoots, and we’re not afraid to try ideas out on ourselves. The paper poke idea here is quite good fun… we’ve even used this on dogs and cats… in fact we won Scottish Pet Photographer of the Year for 2022 with a photo of 3 cats doing a paper poke (you can see that photo on the Pets section of the website.

Out with the old and in with the new (website)

GWS Photography old web site

Well this has been a very long time coming.
Our old website was built from a template by me, and over the last 12 years it’s had so many plasters stuck to it I was forgetting where all the bits were and how it held together.

Leanne becomes qualified photographer !

Leanne started with us when we opened the new studio in Feb, and in that short time has got her photography to such an amazing level that she learned today that she has passed as a Licentiate with The Master Photographers Association.

Just add water – the GWS Wet Shoots!

wet shoots

Award-winning Scottish photographer Grahame Smith reveals how he’s tapped into an elemental new form of portraiture and how training, mentoring and dedication has helped shape a very successful photography business, and how now – is himself a trainer / mentor to new and up and coming photographers from all over the UK.