Trevor E R Yerbury is a 4th generation photographer currently based in Edinburgh – Scotland.
He has received many accolades during his career including Fellowships of 3 major photographic bodies and in 2014 received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the industry and was also invited to become a Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society, a rare honour.
President Derek Birch said: “This very special DIRECT Royal Society Fellowship honour is only ever given to individuals who have an international reputation.
A portrait photographer he specialises in Fine Art Nudes and has had, along with his wife and business partner Faye, had exhibitions of work in Edinburgh – London – Paris – Vancouver – Madrid – Valetta – Copenhagen as well as having work featured in many magazines and books.
In 2003, the Yerbury’s talent was commissioned to supply the entire artwork for the new 5* Glasshouse Hotel which comprised over 260 art nude images from their archive.
Trevor Yerbury is a 4th generation photographer the business founded by his great grandfather in Edinburgh in 1864. Trevor was born in 1951 and joined the family business straight from boarding school in 1969. He underwent a 4-year apprenticeship where he experienced working in a daylight studio, using tungsten lighting before studio flash began to take over. In 1978 Trevor met Faye who was styling a shoot he was on and they eventually got together in 1979 have been inseparable ever since as husband and wife.
With such a history in photography it is not surprising that Trevor has a keen interest in vintage printing techniques especially platinum/palladium printing, which he first experimented with back in the mid 80’s.
Trevor is passionate that his work is simple and elegant with a classic, sophisticated look.
Trevor & Faye are highly respected International Chairman and Judges globally
Trevor is Chair of qualifications and print competition for the Royal Photographic Society, Master Photographers Association, MPA Far East Singapore – SWPP – I Am Photographer Baltic States.
The Yerburys now devote much of their time to their seminar and workshop programme, convinced that education is essential for today’s professional photographer and they are committed to providing a platform and an environment in which all levels of photographers can come together and develop their own individual creative talents.
Exhibitions and Judging
Vancouver- London- Tallinn- Copenhagen- Edinburgh- Valletta- Paris- Cologne- Ghent- Dublin- Belfast-Tours- Lanzarote- Fuerteventura- Tunisia – Singapore
Regular contributor to magazine, books, television, radio and the Internet.
Trevor Yerbury's paper of choiceFotospeed Platinum Etching 285
Platinum Etching 285 is 100% acid free, fine art paper with a velvety, textured surface. A natural white base and state of the art ink-receiving layer, delivers a high D-MAX and wide colour gamut. Platinum Etching is 25% cotton and 75% alpha-cellulose. When used in conjunction with pigment inks, the paper will ensure a print life of more than 85 years.