The most impactful thing I’ve ever done for my photography is long term photo projects.  I’ve completed several of them, including two full Project 365s and a handful of Project 52’s. Not only did they boost my technical skills beyond anything I could have imagined, they also gave me a structured and accountable way to […]

How to Finish a Year Long Photo Project

Why Comparing Yourself Will Suck the Joy out of Photography

Once upon a time, I bought a DSLR. This was my leap from a 2mp Kodak point & shoot fully auto digital, to the world of SLR. I sat at the dining room table with my dad, surrounded by my new gear, itching to drive it. He switched the camera to M mode, and drew […]

I remember when my children were little and the years ahead felt like they would stretch on forever. Especially the time between birth and starting school, because those days were long. I have memories of days spent on my belly on the living room floor, trying to teach my daughter to roll over, or crawl, […]

A Short & Sweet Story of Motherhood

The Images That Inspired Us This Week

Welcome to Monday and our weekly traditional highlights reel of stunning images taken by our Grads, curated based simply on that which jumped our and inspired us! Congrats to our featured Grads!   Please enjoy, and I hope they inspire you to pick up your camera and create something wonderful! Try one of our popular […]

We have a whopping big collection for our Highlights Reel this week! It was clear from the sheer number of images shared in our Grad’s group this past week that everyone was picking up their camera a lot, which is so great to see! Speaking of which… sometimes we get in a rut where we […]

31 Stunning Grad Photos to Inspire!

Behind The Scenes of A Storytelling Photography Shoot

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When you look back at images of your childhood, what is it that you love most about them? For those of us born before the digital era, our baby albums are likely filled with faded prints, some out-of-focus, some underexposed, negatives long since lost to the sands of time.   But it’s not what they […]

I wasn’t even thinking about online photography courses or creative self care when I first stumbled across Click Love Grow via a friend’s Facebook page a few years back. In fact, having just given birth to my sixth child, any kind of study or learning was definitely the LAST thing on my mind! Just getting […]

Making Time For Creative Self Care

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20 Grad Photos to Inspire Your Project 365

As much as we love photography, all too often work, kids, family and everything in between seems to come first, and we don’t shoot anywhere near as often as we’d like. But when you consider how big  part photography plans in our emotional well-being, it makes zero sense that it’s not at the very top […]

How to Grow as a Photographer We’re so lucky at Click Love Grow to be frequently inspired by our grads, and I’m often in awe of the beautiful images they share in our group. A while back I was so excited to see one of our Advanced grads dream big and move mountains to make […]

Shoot for your Dreams

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A Step By Step Guide: Milk Bath Maternity Shoot

Milk bath maternity photo shooting

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 […]