“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving.
What you have caught on film is captured forever…
It remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.”
Aaron Siskind

Established Professional Photographer in Citywest

Hi, I’m Viv van der Holst.

I have been a professional photographer since 2005. I have always been a photographer in some shape or form ever since first using my dad’s camera to take photos on family holidays. This love deepened when I attended college to study Graphic Design. Black & white printing as part of the curriculum, and I was hooked instantly to the magic of the process. I offer

Photo Services Include Wedding Photography in Ireland / Elopement Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions in Dublin, Portrait Photography & Commercial Photography.

About Viv: Dublin Photographer | Holst Photography Ireland

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My Values

I always try to put myself in my client's shoes. I believe my clients deserve a service that I would want myself. Being hired as a photographer is a big responsibility. As a wedding photographer, no second chances are possible. I thrive under this kind of pressure. Preparation beforehand will make a big difference to the quality of photographs I deliver.

Quality without Compromise

Years of experience have brought me insights into what clients are looking for, my aim is to exceed those expectations. I pride myself on offering a fast turnaround on any photography service while delivering excellent quality photographs every time.

When not behind a camera?

My passions are playing guitar, surfing, rock climbing and have always had a sense of fun & adventure. My music is cranked to 11 when I’m editing photos!

Why choose me as your photographer?

Since 2010, clients have trusted Holst Photography to deliver beautiful photography that captures their important moments perfectly. My relaxed and friendly service will help even the most camera-shy subject to get the most out of their photo session. The studio is located in Citywest, Dublin, and caters to visitors from Dublin & surrounding counties.

The experience I offer my clients comes from many years of honing my skills and perfecting my process. Don’t just take my word for it, see what my previous clients have to say about my work and customer service: