Archive for the ‘Shoots’ Category

Why hire a professional family photographer?

Why hire a professional family photographer when you can just take your own photos? You know your kids the best right? You'd save yourself so much money. Especially outdoor photography or in your home, anyone can do that.... Well yes and a big ...

Everyday Memories

It occurred to me recently that something was missing from my family photographs. I absolutely love to focus on faces, I adore capturing the glint in the eyes of a happy child and the connections between them. When I look back on my childhood phot...

My love of vintage chairs

Vintage items are loved by many. Often furniture is made to look vintage or items are designed to compliment the look. I have a particular love of vintage chairs, you'll see me using them often in my outdoor portrait sessions. I adore how the old ...

An evening session at the beach {Mersea Island}

There's no getting away from it, I love the beach! This summer I've had the absolute pleasure of shooting there nearly every weekend. I love the scenery, I love how I feel when I'm there and there's so much for children to explore. As I drive down...

A Narnia inspired photo shoot in the rain!

Do you date your children? By this I mean complete one to one time, no distractions.  We have 3 children and though I love the size of our family and days out together it is possible to be distracted by the mundane things. Making sure you have ev...

Down on the farm with Lilly

Imagine my excitement when asked about doing a shoot for a little girl at a family farm.... Just my thing!! Lilly, a cheeky and determined little girl, was just lovely to shoot. We started off with the horses, a first for me. I enjoyed watching...

Two very cute little boys enjoying the sunshine...

Last week I got to meet two gorgeous little boys at Highwoods Country Park in Colchester. Their mum won my Mother's Day competition way back in March but we decided to wait for nice weather for a lovely outdoor session. It was a beautiful m...