Day out in Nashville

A day in the park looking for fall colors was on our agenda. While we were out, I was able to get a few portrait shots...
Last: December 5, 2019

Current Work

Here's a couple images from recent shoots. I have a very small studio in my garage (374 sq. ft.) with a low ceiling (7...


Hi. My initial entries into portraiture zone. am novice. Simpler initial path and Processing in LR. Welcoming critical...
Last: December 4, 2019


Hi. Venturing into portraiture zone. New for me. Took simpler path at first. Processed in LR for basic. Welcoming...


© 2019 Gary McGillivray-Birnie Photographer: Gary McGillivray-Birnie @mcgillivraybirniephotography Model: Jenna @...
Last: November 30, 2019

Holiday Headshots

Was inspired by a Gwen Stefani holiday shot I saw on Pinterest and decided to do my own take. Some Red seamless, a...

Behind the scenes headshot video

Thought I would share one of two behind the scenes vids we did in the studio a couple of months ago. Its about 10...


We went to take photos of her and her showjumping horse, however the horse wasn't interested to be saddled up. So we...
Last: November 26, 2019

Want to share this shot..

Had this cute little girl in my studio a few days ago. They wanted a beautiful portrait, I think mission accomplished..

Studio Photography!

Studio Photography! Canon Eos R, 85mm F/1.2, F/16, 1/200s, Iso 100, 3 Lights setup.
Last: November 25, 2019


Creative Headshot... Nikon D800 Nikon 70-200VRII 3x Nikon SB910 Elinchrom Deep Octa 27" 39"
Last: November 23, 2019

Penny for your thoughts

Trip to India - deep look into your soul

Shoting on film

I've been having fun with an old Konica film camera, and love the look of vintage lenses. While I don't think I would...


I've recently started to focus on posing my models better. I had amazing results i feel
Last: November 18, 2019

Studio Portrait!

Studio Portrait Canon Eos R, 85mm F/1.2, F/14, 1/200s, iso 100, 3 Lights setup!
Last: November 18, 2019

Actor Headshot Session in Alexandria Va

Thought I would share some shots selected from a actor headshot session in my Alexandria VA studio outside Washington...
Last: November 14, 2019

50th birthday

so it was time, for a selfie. new light setup also, so I had some fun. If anyone care to commend, please do :)
Last: November 9, 2019

New lighting setup

I experimented with a slightly different lighting setup for this session. In previous sessions I've had to sit large...
Last: November 8, 2019


Business Headshot. Nikon D800 Nikon 70-200VRII 2xNikon SB910 Elinchrome 27" 37" Pocket Wizard FlexTT5 Lastolite 37...
Last: November 6, 2019