John Need Photographer

Internationally published commercial and private professional photographer with a fully equipped Studio in the heart of Edinburgh .
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Professional portfolio to date:

Commercial photography
Events
Conference Photography
Portrait photography
Products
PR
Actors' headshots
Dance portfolios
Location
Stills for TV/Film
Interiors
Fashion
Music PR and live music

All images © John Need 2014

Posted in Blog on July 11, 2014

…back to work.

That’s it! Paternity leave is officially over and I’m back on the grid. I’m looking forward to the shoots already booked for next week and the coming months. Onwards and upwards… A new 4×4 has also been purchased so I’m now able to venture in to more difficult terrain.. literally! Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on June 24, 2014

Due date!

Just a quick note to say I’m not currently working during June 14…and possibly early in to July due to my Wife being very over-due! Due on the 12th June, there’s still no baby; we’re eating pineapple, hot curries and driving over cobbled streets, so 10 out of 10 for effort on our part, no luck&# ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on June 12, 2014

Audit Scotland

I spent a day and a half working with Audit Scotland creating all the imagery needed for their annual report. All of which can now be seen here: http://www.audit-scotland.gov.uk/annual_review/ Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on June 11, 2014

Hugo Everard

Trumpeter, Hugo Everard needed up to date portfolio shots for web and other media. Being an all-rounder (jazz, Clasical, Improv) we needed a few different looks. Session took about an hour and here’s a headshot from the session. Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on March 14, 2014

Hen-party-photoshoot-edinburgh

17 Irish Hens with fizz & feathers spent a good hour having individual and group photos in the studio. It was wild! It was crazy! It was great. Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on January 9, 2014

Roy Castle Foundation at The Scottish Parliament.

Alex Neil (right) meets with members of The Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation to hear highlights on the importance of more Lung Cancer Nurses needed in healthcare. Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on January 2, 2014

Business Head Shots

First post for 2014 is Maika who needed pro head shots for her European application forms. Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on November 21, 2013

Shop Interior Photography

I really must stop banging on about the lens I use for interiors but it really is pretty good. Showrooms, interiors, hotel rooms: any space that needs to be shown in it’s natural form, without distorting or misleading the public, this is the lens to use in my opinion. Shot at IKM Granite specialists in Edinburgh ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog, Gallery, Portraits on October 25, 2013

Traverse 50 Portrait

A collaboration between The Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh and Writerpictures.com to team up 50 writers with 50 photographers and exhibit the work at the theatre to celebrate 50 years (phew!). I was lucky to be selected and was paired-up with John MacCann. Being a digital photographer I wanted the shot to show it was tak ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on October 16, 2013

Underground

The newly built Edinburgh International Conference Centre which is mostly underground. An impulse shot with the fish-eye. Amazing design. Continue Reading

Gallery: Recent Entries

Jimeoin, Catherine King & Daniel Sloss
North Atlantic Oscillation
Pianist, Maria Kheyfets
Euan Brockie – Actor
Murrayfield Hospital 30 Years Ball
Blu eCigs Edinburgh Launch