am a writer and photographer based in Aberdeenshire with a portfolio of articles, books and training manuals written for national outdoor, travel, cooking, children's, general magazines and educational organisations.

My expertise includes:

  • personal/life development: careers,mindfulness/meditation, wellbeing, skills development 
  • creativity: arts/crafts/design, photography/digital art, cookery, web, folk music
  • outdoors: travel, historical, walking especially in Scotland with a strong focus on the Grampian area
My markets:
  • publishing: magazines,books
  • marketing: brochures, posters
  • websites: content, header designs

 My photography focuses on:

  • outdoor, travel/landscapes, food (I arrange my own food styling)
  • abstract/ambient lifestyle photos suitable for commercial environments

My photos can licensed for  marketing brochures, websites, presentations, books though online stock agency Alamy.  A selection of landscapes and abstract prints are available to buy via my online shop. 

Please contact Beate Allerton, if you would like to commission an article or a commercial photography project.