Why you shouldn’t smile in photographs

When it comes to getting photographs made, It’s not always about the smile. Sure you want to remember what they looked like at this time in their lives. and sure you want them to look happy and be reminded of happy times. And yes, all humans recognise each other by...

Photography isn’t always about you

As strange as it may sound, photography isn’t always about you Photography is for your children and your children’s children. Seeing themselves displayed on the wall with their loved ones helps children know that they are seen, they are loved, and they are cherished....

Why I love toddler photography

Confession: I have a thing about toddlers. They are my favourite age. The chubby cheeks. The way they move around as they transition from crawling to walking. The look on their their face when something distracts them. There is so much of the world to explore! The...

Why you need to exist in your family photographs

Do you look through your camera roll and realise they are full of blurry selfies? Or maybe they are just full of your children and your husband. But where are you? Always the photographer, never the photographee? Isn’t it time you stepped out from behind the...

Subliminal messaging in photographs

She asked me she wanted photos of her son and husband together. She loved watching the love between father and son, and the way they would spend time together. She wanted that memory to be more than a memory. She wanted it to be seen, shared and loved by everyone. I...