My Nephew’s 1st birthday

I know I’m biased but my nephew is just the cutest and I’m so glad he’s not camera shy because over the following years I’m going to take full advantage of this and his good looks. For his first birthday we did a little smash the cake shoot, but he was way more interested in the balloons then food (Am …

Mental illness photography project- I NEED YOU!

  Secret Illness project If you’re familiar with my photography work, you may know that I use photography a form of therapy for my mental health struggles. For most of my life I have struggled with depression, anxiety and self harm, and I was finally diagnosed with Borderline personality disorder when I was 19.  7 years after this I no …

Palermo, Sicily

  Me and my partner were invited to a wedding in Sicily, and so we turned it into a week long holiday. The first thing I noticed about Palermo is that its surrounded by beautiful mountains and the heat. We went in late june, and although we had a huge thunderstorm the weather was mostly bright and sunny, but always …

August’s theme: UNICORNS!

A while ago I joined a group called ‘Life theming’. The ideas is that we pick a theme and explore it throughout that month. In that month you can read books, watch films and do activities related the theme. You can get involved yourself by checking out their website here. Personally I like to look at art and photography based …

How to plan a baby shower

  If you have seen my facebook page recently (It’s here if you haven’t) you’ll know that my sister is pregnant with her first child and my first Nephew! To celebrate this I thought it would be nice to throw her a baby shower. It is an american tradition but I thought it’s a lovely way for her to celebrate this …

3 days in Venice!

  It was my partner’s 30th birthday this year and I know he prefers having experiences rather than having material things so I booked us a weekend away in Venice. (Do I now have to buy him a holiday every year?!) I can’t say it was a totally selfless present and I too really wanted to go to Venice and …

3 reasons why wedding photography costs so much

The one thing most of us can agree on is that weddings are expensive. With the average couple spending £25,000 on their big day, you may ask why is everything so expensive when it comes to weddings. I can’t speak on behalf of other expenses such as the venue and dress but being a wedding photographer I can explain why …

Baby Alfie’s photoshoot

I love doing newborn photoshoot purely because I get to spend an hour or two with a super cute baby and capture them at their youngest. I got the pleasure of photographing a little baby boy called Alfie who was very well behaved during our shoot! Here are some the photos of baby Alfie’s shoot… If you are interested in …

My tips for photographing your dog

  I love my dog, Alfie, and I think he’s just the cutest dog ever (don’t we all think that about our dogs?). Because Im photographer I’m always eager to get good photos of him and because I started doing this when he was puppy, he’s become quite the little poser! Here are my top tips for photographing your pooch.. …

Mother’s day photoshoot gift vouchers

  Mother’s day is fast approaching! If you’re stuck for ideas on a present, why not buy her a photoshoot gift voucher? The shoot can be with whoever she wishes! Including you and other family members or even a solo shoot! If you choose to buy this gift voucher, I’ll send your mum a mother’s day card with the gift …