Glasgow-based photographer James Chapelard covers news throughout Scotland and the central belt for SWNS, searching out breaking news, celebrity scoops and covering politics. His photos appear regularly on the frontpages of broadsheets, tabloids and magazines. He recently covered the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and in 2012 covered the French Presidential election in Paris. Originally from Paris, Chapelard brings a wealth of skills having originally trained and worked as reporter on a regional newspaper and an American business newspaper for 10 years. James Chapelard’s Gallery.