James Forbes
is the author of our DVDs. He speaks fluent Food and Wine and has been making digital movies since 1997. A graduate of Bristol University, he also holds the Wine & Spirit Education Trust Diploma (an internationally recognized 2 year course). He has worked in wine in France (Moet & Chandon), London (La Reserve wine store, Knightsbridge) and Napa Valley (Domaine Chandon, Ch. Montelena and Rubicon Estate). He spent 10 years running his own film location catering company in London, which afforded him the opportunity to learn movie production first hand. A native of Scotland, James leads the Lonach Highlanders in their annual march and gathering in Aberdeenshire every August.
Kerry Forbes
has worked with decorators and architects as an artist specializing in special finishes on walls and furniture for many years. She has turned her eye for composition to digital photography, capturing evocative seasonal images for our DVDs. A strong background in design helps her to create the packaging and graphic layout throughout our DVDs. Kerry is a long time Lonach Highlander groupie, and has been going to the Lonach Gathering since 1986.