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Have you heard about motherhood photo sessions?  They’re all the rage at the moment, and with Mother’s Day fast approaching, now is the time to find a gorgeous mama and take some pictures for her to cherish! In this blog, we’ll share some ideas and offer tips on how to make the most out of […]

7 Tips For Gorgeous Motherhood Photo Sessions

motherhood beach photo session

Lifestyle Newborn Photography: Tips For a Dark House

lifestyle photography tips for family session in a dark house

There are many photography tips on how to use good natural light to create beautiful lifestyle pictures. But how about using low light for a stunning dark house aesthetic? In this article, we’ll share with you some simple tricks you can use to create low light photographs that will amaze everyone. A lack of good […]

Today we’ve got 12 fantastic summer photo ideas for kids photography! We wrote this blog post in May (which is almost winter in our part of the world!), especially for our northern hemisphere friends (lucky ducks!). It features fantastic photo ideas for kids that embrace the outdoors and all the warmth, colour and fun that […]

Kids Photography – 12 Fun Summer Photo Ideas

Lifestyle vs. Documentary vs. Portrait Photography – What Is The Difference?

portrait photography of kids

Demystifying Lifestyle, Documentary & Portrait Photography I love photographing faces, and I’ve been doing it for more than a decade. When I started out, all my shots were traditional portraits. As my skills improved and I gained experience, I posed my subjects less and less. I became confident in my abilities to produce professional portrait […]

Click Love Grow Advanced Grad and mentor Emma Davis shows us today how to take beautiful bubble pictures of kids running around, playing, and enjoying some bubbly time!   Tips For Awesome Bubble Photography I love to take pictures of my kids at the park — which is just as well given how much time […]

Kids Photography – Secrets To Taking The Best Bubble Pictures

bubble pictures of toddler boy chasing bubbles in the woods

Behind The Scenes of A Storytelling Photography Shoot

young girl in red swimsuit standing in the ocean

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 […]

This week our highlights reel comes to you from our current Grad’s Group challenge, the theme of which was “around the home”. And with so many of us in isolation right now, it was a perfectly timed theme! A mostly documentary feel jumped out of the album, and we love seeing everyone using their skills […]

20 Photos Capturing Everyday Moments

7 Tips for Documenting Family at Home

what is documentary photography

When it comes to documenting family in photos, our story is best told through capturing the small, everyday moments from our daily lives. You know what I’m talking about… little things such as a sweet face smeared in pasta sauce, which will remind you in 20 years how much your baby loved lasagna back in […]

This week our highlights reel of fave images come from our current creative workshop The Magic of Childhood, where students are having loads of fun exploring documentary and lifestyle photography to capture the magic of their children’s everyday moments in strong storytelling imagery. So naturally, today we’re running with the theme! Enjoy this fabulous collection […]

Tips for Documentary Kids Photography

23 Photos Depicting Life’s Simple Joys

Do you ever feel like you’ve run out of things to capture? It often coincides with the kids getting sick of having their photo taken! But that’s the perfect time to step back, wait, and keep your eye out for the simple joys of life and childhood, the kind that brings pure joy to the […]