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THE ART OF EDITING PORTRAITS

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THE ART OF EDITING PORTRAITS

Ever wondered what happens to your images after your photoshoot? Want to know what kind of editing I do to your family portraits? Take a peek to see what goes into it and the kinds of things I am thinking about when I set up each shot, and when I see it on the laptop afterwards. You might find it more surprising than you would imagine.

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CAMERA MASTERCLASS: 10 TIPS TO MAKE TAKING PHOTOS OF YOUR OWN KIDS MORE FUN AND LESS STRESSFUL.

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CAMERA MASTERCLASS: 10 TIPS TO MAKE TAKING PHOTOS OF YOUR OWN KIDS MORE FUN AND LESS STRESSFUL.

I often hold camera masterclasses during which we go through lots of camera tips and practice on how to get out of automatic mode, learning some of the settings, going through how I choose my typical camera settings, covering some photography composition “rules” and when to break them, as well as answering some of your' own burning questions. 

Here are my answers to the first of the two most common photography questions I get asked:

“How can I make it [taking photos] fun with the kids, as most of the time the introduction of the camera breaks the moment?”

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WHAT TO WEAR FOR YOUR FAMILY PORTRAIT PHOTOSHOOT

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WHAT TO WEAR FOR YOUR FAMILY PORTRAIT PHOTOSHOOT

When I'm creating portraits for you, I'm always thinking about the overall look and feel of the images - does the setting suit the walls of your home, where might hang the images up, do the props and backdrops suit your personal tastes, do you feel comfy in the clothes, and do they complement the scene...?

If you're at the stage of planning your outfits for our portrait photoshoot, this blog covers my top hints and tips.

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YOUR MOTHER'S DAY RESOLUTION

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YOUR MOTHER'S DAY RESOLUTION

I'm on a bit of a mission. To get MUMS to be in more photographs. You might wonder why a baby and child portrait photographer wants to encourage mums to be in photos. Where's the big sell?

There's no sell. I don't care who takes the photos nor how badly composed or exposed they are. I just want you to be in some. Preferably with your children. Read on to hear my story, and why I care so much…

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DRESSING FOR YOUR WINTER FAMILY PORTRAITS

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DRESSING FOR YOUR WINTER FAMILY PORTRAITS

Although we can generally guarantee our London winters will be cold, we can’t always guarantee the snow or how cold… so here’s my top tips for putting together family outfits for winter photo sessions, come rain, snow or shine.

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