Top Five Distraction Techniques for Photographing Children

Those of you who know me, know that I love working with children, and taking children’s portraits. I love capturing their energy, and innocence, it speaks volumes when reflected in a portrait. However, all of that boundless energy can distract a child, and it can be...

Back To School Portraits

Do you remember your school days? Have you held on to your school portraits? I remember my days in the 1980s at Brudenell School in Amersham only too well. It was memorable because my mother was also a teacher at the school, which seemed to be a source of great...

Top Tips To Creating Naturally Stunning Sibling Portraits

Taking sibling portraits is really fun to do, especially in the Spring or Summer. I find there is always one child who will play-up, so it takes extra patience and even more time than you hope for, but I do love photographing children together. Whether there are two...

Kids with wobbly teeth? Time to call the Tooth Fairy

Get a photo using the tooth fairy app An impromptu blog post, and a bit different to my norm – I found this really cool App today called The Tooth Fairy App which I think will appeal to all those mums and dads who have youngsters who are going through the wobbly...

New Photography Products For Clients – Silver Jewellery

PHOTOGRAPHY PRODUCTS FOR CLIENTS This week I am launching a couple of new photography products to offer my portrait clients. Whilst I am with them for a family portrait shoot, I can take their baby or child’s finger or footprint, and have it impressed into a...

Prowess Dance Group – Children's Show July 2012

These are the children of the Prowess Dance group, run by Fiona Tolland with the help of her assistant Laura. I attended a couple of the dance classes in advance of the show, to allow the children to get used to the idea of being photographed on their big night. On...