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New referral scheme – what would you like?

We'd like to give something back to our clients, and so we are thinking about starting a referral scheme. What would be most desirable for you if you refer someone (or multiple someones!) and they book a session with us? Please take just a moment to let us know in this poll below: [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:23+00:00 July 20th, 2016|Info, Maternity, Newborn, Photography|0 Comments

How to take better photos of your family

It may seem that writing this article is something of an odd choice for a professional newborn photographer. After all, why would we want you - the client (or potential client) - to know how to take better photos and possibly choose to not use our services? The answer is twofold: We don't look at it in terms [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:24+00:00 July 16th, 2016|Info, Photography|0 Comments

Harry’s newborn photography session

Little baby Harry came to us at exactly 2 weeks old for his newborn photography session. After arriving in the world on 22nd May at 13:30 in Yeovil, weighing 5lbs and 15oz, he was still fairly diddy when he got to us! After getting the teas in and an initial chat about what we would be doing [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:25+00:00 June 20th, 2016|Newborn, Photography|1 Comment

Photo editing – from camera to finished image

We've put together a short summary on how we go about our photo editing process from the picture in the camera to the finished article, and included a quick 2-minute insight into the editing process on a typical image in the video at the bottom. We'd love to hear your thoughts, comments and questions [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:27+00:00 October 18th, 2015|Info, Newborn, Photography|0 Comments

Tips for calming and soothing newborn babies

Soothing newborn babies. Something that may just help you keep your sanity once your little one has arrived. Calming and soothing newborn babies That most elusive of things for new parents - getting your little one settled and sleepy. Grabbing those precious minutes of rest before the next feed or nappy change! Having a moment [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:29+00:00 September 28th, 2015|Info, Newborn|0 Comments

Why use a professional newborn photographer?

I was doing some research this week and happened to come across a thread on a 'new mums' forum asking about using a professional newborn photographer - recommendations, suggestions and whether it's a good idea, that sort of thing. I did some more digging and came up with a multitude of posts all essentially asking the [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:30+00:00 September 28th, 2015|Info, Newborn, Photography|0 Comments

More awards!

We are very proud to say we've been awarded two more awards by the Guild of Photographers. Their national competition is highly regarded and standards are exacting, so we were extremely pleased to be notified that these two images have been awarded Bronze bars: Award Winning Newborn Image Sep 2015 Award Winning [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:30+00:00 September 23rd, 2015|Newborn|0 Comments

Newborn photography safety

Newborn photography safety is a subject which is (obviously!) very relevant to us and our clients, but I wanted to just put down a few words to try and highlight the potential issues when it comes to safety when photographing a newborn baby, look at a few common poses and misconceptions about them and let you [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:31+00:00 September 3rd, 2015|Info, Newborn, Photography|0 Comments

Very proud to have won a Newborn Photography Award

Our recent awards for newborn photography We won not one award but two! We are incredibly proud and excited to announce that we have been awarded a Bronze award for two newborn photography images in a national competition. This is the first time we have entered! We are a member of the Guild of Photographers, [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:31+00:00 August 25th, 2015|Info, Newborn, Photography|0 Comments

Charlotte’s newborn photography session

A little while ago we had the absolute pleasure of doing a newborn photography session for little Charlotte. We’d previously done Kat’s maternity photos so were looking forward to meeting Charlotte. We couldn’t have wished for a better behaved little baby! Charlotte was brilliant – sleepy and content with just a couple of breaks for [...]

By | 2017-02-16T11:18:32+00:00 August 21st, 2015|Newborn, Photography|0 Comments