Your baby’s first year will go super fast! Moreover, it’s a year filled with more baby milestones, special moments, and details that change in a heartbeat than any other year in life.  When it’s happening, you assume it will all be imprinted on your memory forever. However, that year tends to be a bit of […]

Photographing Your Baby’s Milestones – A First Year Photoshoot

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Take Your Own Cake Smash Photos

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Hello! If you’re here reading this tutorial which is aimed at beginners, then our Enthusiast Photography Course might be just what you’re looking for. This course has taught thousands of women to shoot confidently in manual mode to take photos they love (in just 8 weeks!). If that sounds like something you’d be interested in, […]

A Weekly Highlights Reel Of Inspiration! Learning how to take baby photos is a great way to capture your little one’s first year and preserve it for years to come. It also gives you a great way to share your baby’s boy or girl milestones with friends and family. As portrait subjects go, babies are […]

12 Gorgeous Baby Photos (And How To Take Your Own!)

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How To Take Beautiful Easter Pictures of Your Kids

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If you celebrate Easter like my family, it’s a special time and a perfect opportunity to capture some beautiful themed Easter pictures of your children. But we know babies and kids can be hard to light and compose. And unless they’re sleeping, they’re rarely perfectly still so you often end up with dreaded blur. So […]

DIY Outdoor Smash Cake Photos Capturing your own outdoor cake smash photos is a really fun way to mark the most special day on your baby’s calendar…their first birthday! But…this is a session type that can be hard to nail, and oftentimes people just can’t put their finger on what went wrong. The fact is, […]

9 Tips for Beautiful Outdoor Cake Smash Photos

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12 Baby & Toddler Portrait Tips for Beginners

When I went searching for photos that jump out at me to feature in our Highlights Reel of Grad photos next week, I couldn’t help but notice an abundance of gorgeous baby and toddler portraits. And so it was this week’s Highlights Reel is themed around exactly that, with some tips for capturing them for […]

The Life Changing Magic of a Personal Photo Project Imagine a photo project that would make you more creative, improve your editing skills, give you precious time with family, create memories for your children, and help you overcome fears and phobias… hard to believe but this really happened!! Once our courses finish, we LOVE to […]

7 Reasons to Start a Project 52 – Inspired by Becca Lord-Lyon

Five Things I Learned from my Project 365

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How a 365 Project Changed My Photography Game When I first set out to undertake a 365 Project, my primary goal was to document our daily lives, but I also hoped the act of picking up my camera every single day would help me consolidate and build on the skills I’d learned during the Click […]

The Rising Trend Of Milk Bath Maternity Photography It seems like milk bath portraits are the new black in maternity photography, and why not… they look ahh-mazing! But how do you do them?  Do you actually fill a bathtub with milk or is the water coloured?  Are the flowers fresh, dried or fake?  And assuming […]

A Step By Step Guide: Milk Bath Maternity Shoot

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Studio Style {Newborn Session by Emma Shaw}

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It was more than 4 years ago that Emma Shaw took part in our very first Enthusiast Photography Course, yet I still remember that she seemed to figure out what she loved shooting the most before she’d even graduated. Her love of newborn photography came early, and as a testament to her determination to learn […]