Digital storage – need to know

Digital storage – need to know

How do YOU store your photos? It might not be the sexiest of topics, but it’s one you can’t afford to ignore – digital storage. Admit it.  You’ve got hundreds, thousands, possibly even hundreds of thousands of photographs stored across several different devices.  You...
Halloween Photography – Spooktacular Ideas

Halloween Photography – Spooktacular Ideas

The end of October means crisp autumn days, fallen leaves and… a social media feed full of spooky Halloween photography.  This year, why not make your snaps stand out with these simple tips that everyone can use. Try something a little different:  If you want your...
Personalising your engagement session

Personalising your engagement session

Having a special theme for an engagement session can be a really lovely idea. You don’t have to use it throughout the whole session: you can still have romantic or formal shoots too. Mixing the ‘fun’ theme with a few loved-up portraits makes a really beautiful...
Why Does Hiring a Professional Cost So Much?

Why Does Hiring a Professional Cost So Much?

Several people ask me why hire a professional photographer? With so much technology available, it has become easy to take a good photograph and share it instantly. My answer is that hiring a professional photographer is an investment. And with so much technology, it...

Choosing a camera for your child

Last week I was asked for advice about choosing a camera for a child who takes amazing pictures with his iphone. The mother wanted to know if she should spend money on a real camera to nurture her child’s growing interest in the world of photography....

What should we wear for our family portrait?

Having a family portrait done is almost as exciting as Christmas. They mark a special occasion of another year and they document the once in a lifetime growth of children. Capturing the love and joy in each photo is extremely special. However, today in this blog post...