It's taken a while but I've finally found my creative streak again. I'd been thinking about my newborn photo sessions and making them more effective. I already use a posing pillow and additional padding as and when. Rather than rolling out muslins for padding why not have a soft, padded ring in which the baby can be placed?...It turns … Continue reading Creating photography props – newborn nest
This Sunday afternoon we spent a couple of hours strolling through Hurtwood, near Pitch Hill....and what a perfect opportunity to take the Canon out for a walk. The weather was perfect, our son had plenty of energy and I needed some fresh air. Pitch Hill is on our doorstep and although we've lived in the area for two … Continue reading A Woodland Walk with Mushrooms and Monkeys
Like many others I was a tourist with a camera, so why do I only have a couple of landscape images from a week in Cornwall? I stand in awe of a great scene as long as the next person but I'm no landscape photographer. I stop and appreciate the land form, the colours and … Continue reading There’s beautiful scenery in Cornwall?
I've recently been experimenting by viewing my subjects from different angles to create an alternative perspective. In this weeks maternity session I captured the baby bump from above and it proved to be a great success. Definitely one I'd create again. With feet slightly out of focus the bump demands immediate attention. A maternity session is all about the bump after all so … Continue reading The Baby Bump