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Milk bath... Milk bath...
  • Milk bath...

  • Introducing milk baths.....! I've wanted to get this up and running for a while, and had done heaps of research on Pinterest... I decided to submerge myself as a kind of test run - this way I could work out how much milk to use, how deep the water should be, what types of flowers to use, h [...]
The whole package... The whole package...
  • The whole package...

  • What are the best words to hear? “We would like to book you to photograph our baby girl when she’s born. We have looked at all your photos and completely fallen in love with your newborn images.” Yes, that’s an incredibly gratifying thing to hear. They’ve chosen me because of my images, which [...]
What to expect from your cake smash What to expect from your cake smash
  • What to expect from your cake smash

  • One year old is an important milestone, a very proud moment. A photo session to mark this occasion is a really valuable investment and while I refer to these sessions as 'Cake Smash' photo shoots, please be assured that I make sure I capture beautiful portraits of your child without cake on his/her [...]
What to wear? What to wear?
  • What to wear?

  • I'm hoping this post will inspire your photo session, and give you some ideas of how you want your portraits to turn out. For family shots, I do find very plain, subtle clothing against a white backdrop extremely effective - calming almost! All the attention is then focussed on the wonderful smil [...]
  • "I can never get it back!"

  • This week I booked a 1st Birthday Cake Smash photo session - these are popular at the moment. The mother of the little girl and I chatted via Facebook Messenger, she sounded so excited as we discussed props, colour schemes, outfit ideas etc... and then she said the following - "I wish I had lo [...]
What to expect from your fine art newborn photo session What to expect from your fine art newborn photo session
Why does good photography cost what it costs? Why does good photography cost what it costs?
Taking bluebell bookings Taking bluebell bookings
  • Taking bluebell bookings

  • If you like the outdoors, beautiful colours, and truly natural, unique images, then a family bluebell shoot is perfect for you. A session - usually lasting about 90 minutes - is £65 and 8x10" prints can be purchased at £20 each. There is no minimum spend. I LOVE these shoots, they [...]
The best newborn photographer The best newborn photographer
  • The best newborn photographer

  • Why are my newborn images better than other photographers? This blog post only occurred to me to write, as I was trawling through competitors websites. Admittedly, I saw some delightful work but I also saw so much which made me think, hmmm, I could do much better. Why could I do much better? W [...]
Newborn studio opens! Newborn studio opens!
  • Newborn studio opens!

  • In August 2014 we began an extension on our home in Eversley, incorporating a purpose-built newborn studio for me - how amazing is that? Finally, the finishing touches have been made and I am open! Ready for business! Yes, that means an end to home visits but really, as the customer, you have EVERYT [...]
Fine Art Newborn Photography Fine Art Newborn Photography
  • Fine Art Newborn Photography

  • I have been photographing babies for 6 years now and have achieved a huge portfolio of beautiful images which parents have loved. Recently, I decided I wanted to develop my baby photography business, to move my skills to the next level, and establish the Fine Art element of newborn portraits whic [...]
Amazing bluebell shoot Amazing bluebell shoot
  • Amazing bluebell shoot

  • The bluebells have now emerged in full force, and the shoots are in full flow! I received some wonderful feedback from the parents of one-year Gabriela who feared their daughter had been far too challenging at the shoot, and would the photographs turn out as they'd hoped? For me, the shoot wa [...]