Commercial Photography

Providing professional photography to professional people in Business and Industry in Glasgow and across Scotland.

What I do

I am a creative and experienced commercial photographer in Glasgow, providing Industrial, Corporate, Product, PR and Architectural Photography across Scotland.

And with a focus on timely and creative images, I provide professional images to professional people in Glasgow, Strathclyde, Edinburgh, Falkirk, Stirling and the UK.

Pictures Help

We live in a vibrant country with a wealth of industries who are working hard to develop their business. A picture can tell a thousand words, and whether its for a small or large business, using professional photography is an important way to enhance your brand, promote your products or tell the world that you exist.

Client Friendly

I believe that great images are the result of working closely with the client, so my whole ethos is about having a client-friendly business. Success is a team effort, so I believe in working closely with the client to create professional and eye catching images that meet your expectations and help your brand achieve its goals.


I’ve been a commercial photographer for over 30 years, and during this time I’ve worked in all aspects of photography around the world, in all kinds of weather and in all kinds of circumstances. No two photography tasks are ever the same, so I’ve built up a large vault of practical and technical experience over the years.

Flexible Rates

I can provide an hourly, half-day or full-day rates for commercial, industrial, corporate and PR photography. I have the confidence and ability to deliver timely, technical and appealing image, and have the experience to work in all kinds of environments – offices, factories, offshore, at sea, sub-surface, underground or altitude.


Being a professional photographer is a bit more than someone with a smart camera and some software: its also about skill, experience and creativity. And with over 30 years experience as a qualified and full-time photographer, I have the skills and experience to work with you to help promote your business, your brand and your hard work.

Glasgow Based

Based just outside Glasgow in the coastal town of Helensburgh, I provide my professional photography in Glasgow and Strathclyde, but also cover Edinburgh, Livingstone, Falkirk, Stirling, Argyll, Ayrshire, Lanarkshire, Renfrewshire and just about anywhere in Scotland to provide my experience and creativity.

Providing professional images for your branding

Commercial photographer Ian Arthur provides professional photography for clients of all sizes, from multinationals to individuals, in Glasgow, Scotland and the UK.


photography is a team effort

I have provided high quality images to a broad range of clients, which include…

ACCA, Adams Consulting, ALS, All Star Tiling (Dublin), Atlants PR, Atlas-Copoco, Andersen Caledonia, Andew Muirhead Ltd, Armstrong Design, Autorek,  AWS Ocean Energy, Avantgarde, Band V, Barber Wadlow, Baxi Commercial, BBC Scotland, The Blue Dog, BOHS, Botanist Gin, Brookes Bell, Bruichladdich Whiskey, Campbell & Kennedy, Candidate ID, Casa Colori, CassArt, Ceridian, Channel 4, Chubb, CIB, CIVIC, CMS Legal, Craigrownie Castle, CSM, DM Hall, Doig-Smith, Dram Communications, Drury’s Inn, Easy Hotel, EGGER UK, Ellsworths Adhesives, Energen, Energetics, ESD, Fotheringham Interiors, Fugro Geos, Grahams Builders Merchants, GKD, Go Vegan World, Google, Greggs, Gymgroup, Harper Collins, HD Sharman, Henry Group, Holiday Inn, Holyrood Partnership, Homestore, Housesimple, i2Office, IDACO, IET, In-situ Oil Services, Intelligent Health, Investec, Irwin Mitchell, JCB, Jewell Cosmetics, Just Eat, KFC, Kwikfit, Lakeside Designs, The Leatherguild, LED Group, Little Devils, Logitech UK, Lorne Hotel, Luss Estates, MACC, Makita, McGavigan Automotive, Mears, MicroTech, MKM Building Supplies, Marstons Brewery, McIntosh Meats, Mix Inspired, NATWEST, Natalie Grace Cosmetics, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Newington, Peritus Scotland, Pick Everard, Plan B Consulting, Police Scotland, Polyfloor, Porcelanosa, Portnellan, Power Plus Group, PR Inc, PT Events, The Prince’s Trust, The Quarriers, RBS, Reeves Green, Rephouse, RHA, Riverhill, Rolls Royce Power Systems, Rosehill Polymers, Ryder Architects, Saint Gobain, Scottish Leather Group, Seanamic, Shaw Contracts, SKV Communications, Sky TV, Sky Tec, Speakeasy, SSE, Studio 4, Sutton Group, Swagelining, SGWR, TATA Steel, Terex, Thames Water, Tradebe, TUV, utility Week, V Group, V 360, vets 4 Pets, Warships IFR, Woodboise, William Johnstone Ltd, Wincanton, Windhoist.

Commercial & Product Photography by Ian Arthur
Ian Arthur Commercial Photography



Industrial Photography

Whether its on-site or off-site plant, a building site, a factory, an office or a shop, Ian Arthur Commercial Photography provides creative and technical photography to enhance your brand and capture your process. Ian has experience working with engineering and construction, sometimes involving long-term projects to document your entire process.


Corporate & Business Photographer

Ian Arthur Commercial Photography provides professional photography to business, corporates and organisations who are looking to promote their business, staff, feature or an event. This could include corporate headshots, portraits, annual reports, marketing materials, website re-branding, internal or external communications, educational material, newsletters, or a corporate function.


Architectural Photographer

With engineering experience, Ian Arthur Commercial Photography understands what makes a good interior and exterior picture, and looks forward to working with architects, interior designers, construction and property developers in Glasgow and across Scotland to document and produce a quality building portfolio.


Conference & Event Photographer

Ian Arthur Commercial Photography can provide coverage for your events, conferences, company presentations and award ceremonies. Whether it’s an internal or external campaign, Ian will provide a wide choice of images to give impact. Ian can be discreet where necessary but equally happy to organise the large group shot or stand in front of hundreds of people to shoot a grip & grin.


Product & Studio Photographer

I can provide attractive and professional photography for your products, either as standalone products or as 360 degree spin packages. Smaller objects can be photographed in my studio or in-situ or in-studio, and larger items can be photographed in-situ and on-location. White or black cutouts are offered, or if you prefer – something with a creative flair.



Hotel & Hospitality Photographer

The hotel and hospitality industry is one of the UK’s largest growing industries, and just like any other industry, it needs to promote itself. Photography is integral to this, whether its for internal or external communications, professionally captured pictures play a crucial role in promoting your brand and your expanding business.


PR & Media Photographer

Based in Glasgow, Ian Arthur Commercial Photography is ideally located for PR and media assignments across Scotland, including Glasgow and Edinburgh. Ian regularly works with organisations, companies, sole traders, start-ups and and PR Agencies to produce creative images to illustrate a story or press release for internal or external communications.


Maritime Photographer

With an extensive knowledge of the maritime environment, Ian Arthur can provide professional photography for military subjects or evolutions for publications, SME’s or contractors who support the defence or maritime industry. With extensive surface, sub-surface and aerial experience, Ian Arthur can work globally to capture high quality and informative imagery.

Whether businesses are large or small, they all have one thing in common: they care about how they project themselves and their products. They also know that good photography is an investment, which will pay for itself many times over.

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