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Brothers Photo Shoot Session

By Vicky Aucott | 8th March 2019

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

By Vicky Aucott | 27th February 2019

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

By Vicky Aucott | 29th January 2019

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

By Vicky Aucott | 6th December 2018

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…

What to wear for a photoshoot

By Philip Aucott | 23rd November 2018

What to wear for a photoshoot? A question that you didn’t think about until you had booked the photographer, booked to have your hair done and arranged all your family.  What to wear for a photoshoot?  This is an area that is worth thinking about and maybe making some new purchases.  The clothing that you…

Do We Need Two Photographers at our Wedding

By Vicky Aucott | 9th November 2018

Two Wedding Photographers Vs One Wedding Photographer As a husband and wife team, we are often asked by Brides and Grooms if both of us will be there on their wedding day, and if they do in fact need two photographers. Not all weddings require more than one photographer. Here is our guide for determining…

Down syndrome photo shoot, a parents guide

By Philip Aucott | 12th October 2018

Down Syndrome isn’t what makes it tricky, it’s the photographer…(and maybe the parents) Please raise your hand if you have ever thought, ‘family photo shoot that just isn’t going to work for us’.  OK I don’t think your alone. Pretty much any family with a child under the age of 14 has those thoughts.  To…

Wedding Photography at The Waterfront Barton Marina

By Vicky Aucott | 21st September 2018

Charlotte and Nathan’s Wedding at The Waterfront, Barton Marina On Saturday 18th August, we had the pleasure of capturing Charlotte and Nathan’s wedding at The Waterfront at Barton Marina in Staffordshire. Phil joined the Bride and bridal party at home to capture the preparations. Phil has never seen such a calm and relaxed bride. Even…

Special Birthday Photo Shoot

By Vicky Aucott | 14th September 2018

Photo Shoot to Celebrate Family Special Birthday Year We recently welcomed the Essex family to the studio for a family photo shoot session, to celebrate their special birthday year. Both mum and dad turned 50 this year, and their daughter turns sweet 16. To mark this mile stone year, the family came for a photo…

Wedding Photography at Hawkesyard Estate

By Vicky Aucott | 6th September 2018

Wedding of Emma and Alex at Hawkesyard Estate On Saturday 27th July we had the pleasure of providing the wedding photography for Emma and Alex at Hawkesyard Estate in Rugeley. We were with the happy couple all day, from the preparations catching the excitement and a few nerves, all the way through to their first…