"Low Key Fine Art Beauty Portrait" Model: Cristina Photographer/Retoucher: Dan Lubbers WEBSITE:

Can an apple a day, help!

An apple a day! Photographer: Gary McGillivray-Birnie @mcgillivraybirniephotography Model: @gulzhanat_saidovav @...


Studio session with wet hair and one Profoto strobe with a zoom reflector. Turning this hard light source into a...

working as a team

Here I worked with a model and MUA to create some portrait shots for their upcoming promotions. This is one of my...

Dramatic lighting

Trying for a dramatic effect by limiting light on the face.

Beautiful Tania

Tried something different with gels.. Tania wanted something different..


Sandra posed for me yesterday. she had just dyed her hair right before coming over, luckily it looked fantastic.

The thinker

Beauty and fill lighting

Trying to improve, critques welcomed

Been shooting portraits and headshots for a little over a year. Just looking for feedback on how to improve, and where...

Actress Headshots in my Alexandria VA Studio

Had a headshot shoot recently with an actress in my studio. I went for a simple clamshell lighting setup. We did a...

Crop from an outdoor fashion shoot...

While the angle is certainly not "Traditional", I do like how this turned out. Any comments?

Natural light at the office

We have big windows at the office and sometimes collegues ask me to take a head shot so they can use it as an avatar in...

Under the Bridge

Under the bridge with Amylee. Photographer: Gary McGillivray-Birnie @mcgillivraybirniephotography Natural Light Sony...


Diana Photographer: Gary McGillivray-Birnie @mcgillivraybirniephotography Model: Diana @d_i_22 Make-up Artist: Aya...

Marc's Headshot

These are photos I took of my friend Marc. I tried something different with these photos. I usually only use a beauty...


Polina Photographer: Gary McGillivray-Birnie @mcgillivraybirniephotography Model: Polina @lebedeva.polina.lp Agency: @...

A recent capture...

Leica Q2 ISO 100 F1.7 1/200th

A recent capture

Nikon D800 Nikkor 85mm D 1.4 ISO 100 1/200th F8 Model: Audrey English

What can I expect

What can I expect...... Photographer: Gary McGillivray-Birnie @mcgillivraybirniephotography Model: @Valentina.lyuche...

Here are samples of my work for the group.

Shot on the Canon 5d Mark IV, Canon 70-200 2.8, and Yongnuo 600 speedlights. Last shot was 100% natural light.