The Penultimate Tale from my Emptying Nest

August 03, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
This has been such a difficult blog to write. I’ve always been better at putting my feelings in writing than trying to vocalise them but even so, this blog has been tough and a long time in the making. I’ve written this for therapeutic reasons and also, because I don’t think society really understands or accepts what is happening to me and, I am su...
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Tips for parents and photographers #2 Safety must ALWAYS come first!

February 18, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Ok - so I'm cheating a bit here and re-hashing an old post! My excuse is that I've been poorly....so laziness is allowed... and, despite being a bit of a cut and paste job from a while back, the message remains as important now as it was then. I saw a disturbing thread on social media recently, where a video showing a newborn being posed in the po...
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Tips for New Photographers and Parents #1

January 09, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
As I really do need to start blogging more (oh dear! that was my resolution last year too!) I thought I might every so often share a few tips I've learned since first starting out as a newborn photographer. I'm not doing this in any particular order of importance, and I don't for one minute profess to be the font of all knowledge. Apologies to any...
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Happy New Year! How did THAT happen?

January 05, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I can't quite believe I'm sitting here writing a blog at the start of yet another new year. 2016 couldn't have gone by quicker if it were the Millennium Falcon (apparently the Falcon has a top speed of 1,041.66 light-years per hour for any fellow Star Wars nerds out there). And what a year its been - full of ups and downs. The ups have been great,...
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Photographing your Newborn with your Dog

September 28, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Photographing your Newborn with your Dog As a dog lover and owner myself, I absolutely love meeting new parents and photographing the latest addition to the family beside his or her four-legged friend. However, as a newborn photographer, the safety of your newborn will always be my highest priority. With this in mind, I have written the following...
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