We take commissions and create books to your specification either in the same style as our Picturing Scotland books, as mini books (see below), or a style of the client's choosing. Each commissioned book is researched and written by us and if new photographs are required to supplement existing images, we will take them as part of the process. Our client list includes The Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, Chivas Brothers, Historic Scotland, English Heritage, Colman's Mustard and Brighton Council.


The Cairngorm Reindeer Herd

The Cairngorm Reindeer Herd Jacket

ISBN: 978-1-78818-080-1
Price: £ 4.99

This book was commissioned in 2018 by the Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, Aviemore, to provide a photographic account of Britain's only free-ranging herd of reindeer which is found in the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland. The book is the same format as our Picturing Scotland series i.e. hardback and postcard-size.

The book is available from the Cairngorm Reindeer Centre:

Tel: 01479 861228
Authors: Colin Nutt and Emily Singleton

The mini books below have shown that there is a market for a souvenir or gift product alongside the guidebook for these places of interest.

The Strathisla Story

Strathisla Jacket

The Glenlivet Story

Glenlivet Jacket

Chivas Brothers commissioned these mini books to tell the story of these two iconic Distilleries.

The Story of
Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle Jacket

Historic Scotland commissioned this mini book for sale in their Edinburgh Castle gift shops.

The Eltham Palace

Eltham Palace Jacket

This was one of several books produced for English Heritage. Books on Stonehenge, Dover Castle, Apsley House, England's Abbeys and English Castles were also produced.

The Colman's Mustard

Brighton Royal Pavilion Jacket

This book was produced solely for the famous Colman's Mustard shop in Norwich.

The Royal Pavilion

Brighton Royal Pavilion Jacket

This book was commissioned by Brighton Council for sale at the historic Royal Pavilion, in Brighton.


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