Now working as a freelance photographer and photo editor, Elaine Livingstone’s career has seen her work on a variety of domestic and international assignments for a wide range of clients, national press, bespoke publishing houses and personal projects. Elaine currently resides in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Sunday Herald Life magazine cover by Elaine Livingstone, shot on location, Santiago, Chile.

Sunday Herald Life magazine cover by Elaine Livingstone, shot on location, Santiago, Chile.

Former picture editor of the award-winning Sunday Herald newspaper and The Herald Magazine, Elaine has also held positions with The Sunday Times newspaper and as a senior photo editor and photographer with OPUS.

Sheikh Mohammed's Endurance Race, shot by Elaine Livingstone for the Burj Khalifa OPUS, on location, Dubai, UAE.

Sheikh Mohammed's Endurance Race, shot by Elaine Livingstone for the Burj Khalifa OPUS, on location, Dubai, UAE.

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Spreads from both the Burj Khalifa and Journey to Makkah OPUS', photo- edited by Elaine Livingstone.

Spreads from both the Burj Khalifa and Journey to Makkah OPUS', photo- edited by Elaine Livingstone.

Elaine volunteers as a photography mentor, working with emerging photographers, and guest lectures on the subject of photo- journalism at various institutions.

Sunday Herald Life magazine cover of portrait of former First Minister of Scotland , Alex Salmond with his painting by artist Gerard Burns.

Sunday Herald Life magazine cover of portrait of former First Minister of Scotland , Alex Salmond with his painting by artist Gerard Burns.

 





Polaroid has, and continues to be, a cherished medium of photography to work in.

A magazine feature on Elaine Livingstone's long running Polaroid project.

A magazine feature on Elaine Livingstone's long running Polaroid project.

Additionally, Elaine has found street photography to be a challenging and rewarding aspect of her work and she recently exhibited an acclaimed retrospective, 'Twenty One Years of Street'.

Twenty One Years of Street exhibition poster, designed by Ross Carmichael.

Twenty One Years of Street exhibition poster, designed by Ross Carmichael.

As well as taking commissions, Elaine is working on various personal projects in areas that she holds interests in.

Excellente magazine featuring photography by Elaine Livingstone.

Excellente magazine featuring photography by Elaine Livingstone.

Clients include The Herald, Sunday Herald and The National newspapers, The Royal College of Nursing, The University of Strathclyde, The University of Stirling, Unicef and The Homeless World Cup Foundation.

Front page of Lord Smith of Kelvin by Elaine Livingstone shot exclusively for The National newspaper.

Front page of Lord Smith of Kelvin by Elaine Livingstone shot exclusively for The National newspaper.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All images © Elaine Livingstone