Wedding Groups

At Alan Watson Photography, we promote ourselves on selected Wedding Groups on Facebook. Some of the groups used to be amazing but unfortunately, a lot of them have been spoiled and certainly aren't the groups they used to be! For a small business (my business)...

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Weddings in Scotland

Well, I think that may be summer in Scotland over! At Alan Watson Photography we have noticed an increase in bookings for winter weddings - what do you think is making this happen? I have an idea that people are looking for a slightly cheaper option with hotels and...

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Busy Week

Hi there from Alan Watson Photography! We have a busy week ahead. We are a full time professional photography studio based in Salcoats, North Ayrshire and we cover Central and South West Scotland. Now, that's not to say we won't travel further afield......we would be...

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Kelburn Castle Wedding

Last weekend I was delighted to attend a new venue for Alan Watson Photography. We had been invited to photograph Collette and Andrews Wedding at Kelburn Castle, just outside Largs, North Ayrshire. The day started at Collette's mum and dads house in Kilwinning (where...

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Don’t devalue your wedding!

There are some amazing wedding vendors on these Facebook groups and often we would love to offer advice but stop short just in case it offends “some”. If you joined these Facebook groups looking for great advice and service, you’re in the right place! One piece of...

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Wedding Photographers Ayrshire

On the west coast of Scotland and especially in Ayrshire, we are so lucky to have so many gorgeous locations to photograph during weddings. Unfortunately, again due to being on the coast, we don't always get the weather! When we do, it is glorious and we can open our...

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Too many suppliers?

Hello and welcome to another Alan Watson Photography blog, are there too many suppliers now in the wedding industry? So many people have jumped on the "Wedding Industry Bandwagon", I have mentioned in previous blogs about "Wedding Industry Awards" popping up from...

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PR Photo-Shoot

Last night, (Thursday) we had been asked to help out with a PR shoot for two of Ayrshire's top Mediums! James and Margaret arrived at the studio at 7pm, we had a wee chat about what they wanted from the shoot. They explained what the images were for - now, it's my job...

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Happy New Year!

A very Happy New Year to all our clients. Well, after a lot of thought and people asking me to do more and more kids photography, especially New-born's, I've decided to go ahead and invest in some more props etc for kids. I am also going to be starting a new referral...

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