Christmas Gift Ideas

By Philip Aucott | 17th November 2020

Finding that special gift for someone can be difficult, especially if they already have everything they need. You’ll want your Christmas gift to be loved, cherished and not something that’s forgotten as soon as the last mince pie is eaten.  Food, drink and toiletries are all lovely to receive, but once they’re gone there’s nothing…

What to wear for your family photoshoot

By Philip Aucott | 28th August 2020

Organising a family photo shoot is great fun. It is a fantastic way to bring the whole family together and not only this, it is also means that you can capture some special memories that you can treasure for a lifetime. The thing about family photoshoots that we are asked is what should we wear?…

Why we think spending time with family is more important now than ever

By Philip Aucott | 28th August 2020

There is a lot that can be said for spending time with your family. However, despite knowing that family time is good for us, we still seem to find it a struggle to make the time for those closest to us. Many of us will share things on social media, tag each other on our…

5 Best Wedding Venues for 2021 and 2022

By Vicky Aucott | 15th August 2020

Your wedding day is the most important day of your life, which means that you are going to want to make sure that every single detail of the entire day is perfect. One of the most important things to do is to make sure that you secure the best wedding venue for your taste. With…

Why having a family portrait is the ideal way to celebrate a special birthday…

By Philip Aucott | 6th August 2020

There are plenty of reasons why you might want to organise a family portrait session. For many people it is to celebrate a new arrival, for others it is the idea of being able to capture your family altogether.  One reason that is often overlooked to book a large family portraits session is a big…

Family Portraits After Lockdown

By Vicky Aucott | 15th July 2020

Well, what a bizarre time it has been, and still being. Who would have thought in 2020 we would be in a global pandemic that caused the UK, and the world, to be in lockdown. As restrictions are starting to ease and businesses are able to open their doors again, we are now able to…

Booking your Wedding for 2021/2022 During Lock Down

By Vicky Aucott | 16th April 2020

What an emotional rollercoaster the last few weeks have been. Personally, I went from getting really angry and completely bewildered with all the toilet roll buyers, to wishing I had been one of them (when you have six bottoms in the house, we certainly need plenty of loo roll).  From a business point of view,…

Family Portraits & Covid-19, time has never been so abundant but felt so precious.

By Philip Aucott | 30th March 2020

We are a family portrait photography business, we like to think we join that journey when people get married, with Vicky shooting the wedding day. Sometimes we get introduced to a family as part of a celebration such as a wedding anniversary or even the birth of a little one. One thing I can say…

Are Bridal Prep Photos for me?

By Vicky Aucott | 11th March 2020

When I am talking to couples about their wedding photography and the coverage they would like, I very often hear from Brides “I’m not sure if Bridal Prep photos are for me”. This is a very personal part of your wedding and understandable that you may be thinking “I don’t want a stranger taking photos…

Valentines Couples Photo Shoot?

By Philip Aucott | 3rd February 2020

The western world has been celebrating on the 14th of February for centuries, chocolates, flowers a romantic meal and now you could surprise that someone special with a gift voucher for a photo shoot. You Should say it everyday In England we have a certain reputation for a stiff upper lip, but we should say…