discover a side of your love you don’t normally see

I know you’ll appreciate the quiet moments of raw heartfelt vulnerability…

Couples photoshoot in Scotland, intimate shoot in natnatuure
Scottish elopement on the beach

… almost as much as you’ll relish the puddle-splashing, take-your-shoes-off ADVENTURE.

And getting lost along the way.

Much more than a photoshoot – choose experience and true connection instead.

Let’s craft an unforgettable experience which gives you to space to celebrate and revel in your unique bond (in whatever weird and wonderful form it takes!)

Together, we’ll explore and connect to the magic of Scotland.

All whilst capturing you both exactly as you are.*

*but like, the best version of you

drinking tea, optional

chasing epic, guaranteed


Thinking of saying ‘no’ to a big wedding in favour of a unique intimate wedding day? Consider eloping to Scotland – a wildly romantic backdrop for the most memorable experience of your life.

adventurous Couples

Your love deserves to be celebrated – whether its a special occasion or not. Suitable for the insufferably in love, the life buddies, the travel-companions and the playful partners-in-crime. 

Scottish elopement photographer - Raini Rowell

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Raini (/ˈreɪni/ – just like the weather!)

A local Scottish elopement and couples photographer

Once described as being like a:

“chocolate bunny filled with guacamole – sweet on the outside but strange, weird and made of avocados on the inside”

Being photographed by me is a wonderful combination of feels, freedom and a big ‘ole dollop of fun.


from the blog

Adventurous (and wet!) wedding anniversary handfasting in Glencoe

Adventurous (and wet!) wedding anniversary handfasting in Glencoe

Like many of my couples visiting Scotland, Alison and Aaron initially came to me wanting a "quick photoshoot" to mark their time in Scotland (also their wedding anniversary). Little did they know that this would lead to an incredible all-day adventure session in...

How to leave no trace during elopements in Scotland

How to leave no trace during elopements in Scotland

Leave only footprints Take only photos Kill only time I'm super chuffed to say I'm now officially a Leave No Trace Aware Photographer having passed the “How To Leave No Trace Course - for Wedding + Elopement Photographers” by The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor...

Scotland elopement inspiration in epic Glen Etive

Scotland elopement inspiration in epic Glen Etive

James Bond is a man of famously excellent taste, so there’s a reason that Glen Etive was chosen as the backdrop to Skyfall! It’s a beautiful single track road that weaves through the Scottish Highlands, providing the world’s most stunning backdrops as far as the eye...

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