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Studio Lifestyle Newborn Session

studio lifestyle newborn session As you may know, the government gave the go-ahead for photography studios to reopen on June 15th 2020. There are, as you would expect, a fair number of restrictions that we need to work around, controls that we need to put in place and...

Family Games to Play on Zoom

Family Games to Play on Zoom Zoom has become a big thing in many households whether it’s class reading time led by class teachers or family games to play on zoom, many many households are discovering this app for the first time. When looking at the positives of this...

Should I start Potty Training?

Should I start potty training?   Should I start potty training? This is a question that almost every parent will ask themselves during the first few years of their child’s life, and one that I'm guessing you have asked if you've landed on this blog. Whether you...

How to take great Newborn Photos At Home

  Let me teach you how to take great newborn photos at home A few weeks ago I shared on my social media channels a short guide I prepared to help you take beautiful photos of your newborn, at home! Let's be honest, nothing is going to replace the session you...

What is lifestyle family photography?

My bet is that if you've ever put a search into google that reads 'family photographer Norfolk' you'll have come across many, many, MANY photographers who say they are a 'lifestyle' photographer. And they probably are. The thing is the definition of 'lifestyle' varies...

Mini Sessions…what exactly are they??

Mini Session or Premium Session? It occured to me lately that in the world of photography we throw around lits of different terms relating to our sessions which might be fairly confusing! In January i ran a set of 'mini sessions' for babies aged 4-10 months and I was...

5 ‘luxury’ extras for mummies-to-be

the 'essentials' list I don't know about you but I constantly see 'must have' lists for mums to be, the lists that tell you what to put in your hospital bag, the lists that tells what you absolutely can't live without and the lists that tell you how you should parent...

Ask The Newborn Photographer: What’s the deal with Hypnobirthing?

Hypno - what? Hypnobirthing is a technique that encourages deep relaxation and breathing techniques for a calmer birth. Many people view it as the best thing they ever did, whereas many view it as mumbo jumbo....what I've never come across is someone who chose to...

Why I Became A Baby Photographer And Why I Love It

Baby Photographer - the best job in the world? I'm really lucky - I do a job that I love. I mean LOVE! I'm one of those lucky ones. It is a true joy to be a Baby Photographer. I don't really remember a time in my life that I haven't had a camera strapped to my hand -...

Post Natal Depression – the beast with the silver lining

It won't happen to me There's no way I'd have ever thought I would get post natal depression. I've always been a 'strong woman'. Since my late teens I've been fairly self assured, outwardly reasonably confident, focused, driven. You get the picture. When I graduated...

Studio Lifestyle Newborn Session

studio lifestyle newborn session As you may know, the government gave the go-ahead for photography studios to reopen on June 15th 2020. There are, as you would expect, a fair number of restrictions that we need to work around, controls that we need to put in place and...

Family Games to Play on Zoom

Family Games to Play on Zoom Zoom has become a big thing in many households whether it’s class reading time led by class teachers or family games to play on zoom, many many households are discovering this app for the first time. When looking at the positives of this...

Should I start Potty Training?

Should I start potty training?   Should I start potty training? This is a question that almost every parent will ask themselves during the first few years of their child’s life, and one that I'm guessing you have asked if you've landed on this blog. Whether you...

How to take great Newborn Photos At Home

  Let me teach you how to take great newborn photos at home A few weeks ago I shared on my social media channels a short guide I prepared to help you take beautiful photos of your newborn, at home! Let's be honest, nothing is going to replace the session you...

What is lifestyle family photography?

My bet is that if you've ever put a search into google that reads 'family photographer Norfolk' you'll have come across many, many, MANY photographers who say they are a 'lifestyle' photographer. And they probably are. The thing is the definition of 'lifestyle' varies...

Mini Sessions…what exactly are they??

Mini Session or Premium Session? It occured to me lately that in the world of photography we throw around lits of different terms relating to our sessions which might be fairly confusing! In January i ran a set of 'mini sessions' for babies aged 4-10 months and I was...

5 ‘luxury’ extras for mummies-to-be

the 'essentials' list I don't know about you but I constantly see 'must have' lists for mums to be, the lists that tell you what to put in your hospital bag, the lists that tells what you absolutely can't live without and the lists that tell you how you should parent...

Why I Became A Baby Photographer And Why I Love It

Baby Photographer - the best job in the world? I'm really lucky - I do a job that I love. I mean LOVE! I'm one of those lucky ones. It is a true joy to be a Baby Photographer. I don't really remember a time in my life that I haven't had a camera strapped to my hand -...