Freelance profile

Sandy Young (Sandy Young Photography)

Award winning photographer Sandy Young based in central Scotland within 35 minutes of Edinburgh and Glasgow. Sandy Young’s varied work reflects the importance of photography in illustrating news, products and events by presenting information to clients in the most attractive and effective way. He has developed a wealth of skills and experience where intuitive reaction to a particular situation, an awareness of story, as well as technical and creative skill and judgement all play a part in creating the best photographic opportunity.

Contact details:

Street: 5 Inzievar House
Town: edinburgh/glasgow
Region/nation: Scotland
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: 07970 268944
Mobile: 07970 268944


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Picture researcherRates: Picture editing
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  • Public relations
  • Celebrities
  • Current affairs
  • Business and commerce
  • Film and theatre
  • Sport
  • Motoring and motor sport
  • Leisure and hobbies
  • Politics
  • Aerial photography

Major clients:

  • the scotsman
  • the herald
  • daily mail
  • VisitScotland
  • Scottish Executive

Profile last updated: 2004-08-30 10:24:46

Extra information:

Sandy’s extensive experience over the last 12 years have led to his current recognised position within the media. Covering a variety of subjects ranging from news, business and politics to arts, culture and sport, he works both in the UK and overseas for national, regional and independent publications. He has worked as a staff and freelance photographer and as a result, has experience of daily liaison with pictured editors of national newspapers, selecting and prioritising photo calls and media opportunities and supplying photographs to deadline for other UK national titles. With an impressive client list, Sandy’s work is highly regarded within both the public and private sector. As well as daily commissioned work from the leading Scottish national broadsheet newspapers The Scotsman and The Herald he also from time to time when required works on the picture desk giving him a unique insight in to what picture desks require in a news worthy picture whether it be news, sport or features. In addition Sandy has also covered international events such as The Cannes Film Festival, Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations and the MTV Music Awards.