Category Archives: Tips

How I chose my pro photographer

With the arrival of my number four, the beautiful Thomas, I knew that I needed some professional photos to help commemorate this special time.  We haven’t had pro photos taken with every child.  But being our last, I just knew that I’d regret it if I let his babyhood slip by without a few lovely […]

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Nine tips to take a beautiful portrait …

We were asked to write an article for Photobox with nine tips to help an amateur photographer take a great portrait … click over to the article to see what we said. It was hard to decide exactly what to include and of course it really depends on the situation you are in at the […]

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Golden light

Of course you will have heard us (and everyone else!) say that the late afternoon light is beautiful for taking photos in and I used to do it all the time. But I can’t remember the last time I took my own advice and just got out with the camera for no reason whatsoever and […]

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Posing more than two?

We love getting your questions … can I be honest and say it allows me not to have to think of something to pop up on the blog! Last week we were asked for some ideas on posing four siblings together. And to be honest, I’m going to say as a Mum the Photographer that […]

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