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Newborn Twins Photography

Newborn twins together

We had the absolute pleasure of meeting Ben and Una’s precious new arrivals, twin boys Oliver and Harry, for their newborn photo shoot session. Ben and Una came to us in May for their maternity shoot, so we couldn’t wait to meet the little guys. The boys are simply perfect, from their gorgeous little noses […]

Branston Golf Club Wedding Photography

bride and groom under the veil

On Saturday 17th May, we had the pleasure of capturing the wedding of Rachel and Ben at St Paul’s Church in Burton Upon Trent, and Reception at Branston Golf and Country Club, also in Burton Upon Trent.  On the morning of the wedding, driving to the church, the weather was a little wet. Thankfully, as […]

Family Photographer Near Me?

Family Photographer

Did you search Family Photographer Near Me? I was recently doing a little research and not surprisingly google was still the place people go to when searching for a photographer. What I did find surprising was a lot of people search for “Family Photographer near me?”. This set me thinking… do we live in a […]

Newborn Photography

Newborn baby sleeping

Preparation is Key The set up and approach to Newborn Photography is very different to a family photo shoot session. Family sessions are lively, fun, and in many cases, rather loud. Newborn photo shoot sessions are to be kept very calm, relaxed and super cosy warm. The key to a successful newborn shoot is the […]

Autism Friendly Photo Shoot

Brother and sister photo

Getting a good photograph of all the kids all looking at the camera is a challenge in itself, as parents and photographers we know this too well. For a child with autism, this can be a very overwhelming and upsetting experience, especially if they are in a new environment and with people they do not […]

Somerford Hall Wedding Photographer

Bride and Groom kissing portrait

On Saturday 2nd February 2019, we had the pleasure of providing wedding photography for Leanne and Freddy at the stunning wedding venue, Somerford Hall in Staffordshire. It was a true pleasure as we have met the happy couple on several occasions before. We have captured Leanne’s sister’s wedding, a family christening, and a family photo […]

Brothers Photo Shoot Session

brothers hugging

We recently welcomed the Seabright brothers to the studio for a photo shoot experience. Mum had won a Family Photo Shoot gift voucher at their school’s Christmas fete, that we had donated to. The brother’s, aged 7 and 5, stepped out in front of the camera looking very dapper indeed in bow ties. Phil had […]

Winstanley House Wedding Photography

On Saturday 29th December, we had the pleasure of photographing Sian and Tom’s wedding day at the stunning Winstanley House, Leicester. I met with Sian and Tom a couple of weeks before the big day to have a chat about their wedding photography, to allow me to plan out the shots they wanted without compromising […]

New Year, New Beginnings

January is notoriously a very quiet month for photographers, but January 2019 seems to have taken a busy turn for us – happy days! Here’s an update of what we (Phil and Vicky) have been up to. Taking Image Viewings to a New Level It’s taken some time, 2 years to be precise, but we have finally moved […]

Traditional or Candid Wedding Photography

A Combination of Traditional and Candid Wedding Photography If you have clicked on this blog, I am guessing you are getting married? CONGRATULATIONS!! I am also guessing that you looking at photographers, thinking I didn’t realise there are so many to choose from, and I have no clue what I want! Should it be traditional […]

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