Edinburgh Barstar of the Day: Danny Smith

Edinburgh is Festival City for good reason, and amongst all the theatre, comedy, books and arts there's even a Scottish Gin Festival. Richard popped over to Gin 71 which plays host to this event (and keeps 150 Scottish Gins in stock) to meet today's Edinburgh Barstar, Danny Smith who's planning a career in advertising photography.

Name: Danny Smith

Age: 24

Bar: GIn 71

Background: Born in Glasgow. His father’s work took him around the world in his early years, but he spent 7 years in Boston, USA, and 8 years in Lyons, France. He taught English in Madrid for two years and Heraklion, Greece for a year before taking up his current BA course in photography at Edinburgh College. Now here full-time during the Fringe and part-time the rest of the year.

Ambition: To work as an advertising photographer.

Favourite Drink: Gin Bothy Gunshot

http://www.gin71.com