What makes a picture look good?

A picture can look absolutely perfect to anyone else, but if you felt stiff and awkward in the moment, you won’t like it. 

5 Valentine Experiences for Couples in London or Surrey

5 Valentine Experiences for Couples in London or Surrey

I love valentines. How could I not – I love love and can be such a soppy girl when it comes to it. My husband, however, is quite the cynic at times. He’s the salt to my sugar! And he sort of thinks valentines is overrated. Thus, we don’t really celebrate it. I mean, I still make a point of doing something special together, just for the two of us – though it’s rarely dinner and roses! Instead, we like fun couple activities :-) And so without further ado! Behold. The Ultimate List of Valentine Ideas for adventurous couples in London or Surrey – though I’m sure you could find something similar wherever you’re based!

Making sure you look & feel beautiful when having your picture taken

Making sure you look & feel beautiful when having your picture taken

Preparation = confidence. Although you can't always be prepared for someone to snap a photo of you (example: little person sitting on your lap, photographing you from the below-the-chin-up-the-nose angle with your phone), if you were to ever find yourself about to attend a photography session – specifically, a family photography session, I have one or two tips for you to ensure that you feel your most beautiful, confident and relaxed. 

Why a family photoshoot isn't just about the photos

Why a family photoshoot isn't just about the photos

Beautiful family photographs remind us of what is most important in life, and what life is really all about. It can give us the strength to press on in our jobs, to push through and find the motivation to deal with endless laundry loads and all the dog hair piling up in the corners.

How to reduce stress & prepare your children for your session

How to reduce stress & prepare your children for your session

Preparing your family for your photoshoot will hugely increase the ease of flow and reduce any lingering stress. This article gives you a week of preparation and three absolute do's and don'ts!

What is lifestyle photography, really?

What is lifestyle photography, really?

It’s about preserving the small details; the feelings, the adventures, the little moments and the memories of your children’s early years. They grow up faster than you can ever imagine.