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Be Prepared & Nail Your Baptism Photos! So you’ve been asked to take some baptism photos. Exciting! Until you start thinking about the challenges… a dark church being the predominant fear! Photographically speaking, it’s fair to say a Baptism or Christening offers more unique challenges than any other type of photo session, and a dark […]

7 Essential Tips for Beautiful Baptism Photos

Panning – Learn this FunTechnique for Capturing Motion Panning is a creative photography technique which involves physically tracking a subject in motion by moving your camera at the same speed. The goal is a sharp subject, against a streaky background. Our subject is kept sharp when our camera moves with them at the same pace, […]

Panning – a Step by Step Guide for Beginners

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Whether it’s Pre-School, Pre-K, Childcare or Nursery… just like ‘big-school’ they have special photos days when you send your kids in their cutest outfits, attempt to style their hair neater than usual, and hope for the best that they stay clean and tidy for when the photographer arrives! When we think back to our own […]

How to Get Started as a Pre-School Photographer

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Kids Photography – How to Capture Kids at Play Mandy Jane Dalby is a Click Love Grow grad, known for her unposed style of kids photography. But this is more than lifestyle… more than documentary. Mandy captures movement and emotion in her kids’ everyday life, in a way that makes it clear she is unhindered […]

Kids Photography – Capturing Kids at Play

“Learn the rules like a pro so you can break them like an artist”, said Pablo Picasso. Pablo was referring to the rules of art… but what does that statement even mean? If we break the rules, won’t the image just be wrong? That’s what I used to ask myself! But one day it made […]

5 Photography Rules You Should Break!

The Art Of Taking Amazing Sunset Silhouette Photos Have you ever looked at an incredible sunset silhouette photo and wondered how to take one yourself? The secret to getting crisp, beautiful silhouette images involves a lot more than simply exposing for your sky.  How and where you choose to place your subjects, or how little […]

How to Take Perfect Sunset Silhouette Photos

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How to Take Beautiful Bokeh Photos What is a bokeh photo? Bokeh is those beautiful little circles of colour and light in the background of photos, and it’s so pretty that not only does it make a gorgeous backdrop for portraits, but it can also be the subject in it’s own right! Being able to take […]

How to Take Beautiful Bokeh Photos

Have you heard the terms RAW and JPG when it comes to photography? Quite simply, they’re different file formats, and we have the choice to shoot in one or the other…. so which do we choose, and is one better than the other?   1. What is JPG and RAW? JPG JPG is the format […]


Feeling a creative urge, but not sure where to begin? Or perhaps you can’t get out of the house to do any kind of photography that you need to leave your own space to find, because: kids. Don’t despair! Abstract is the perfect technique for stretching your creativity! And the fabulous thing about abstract photography is […]

17 Inspiring Abstract Photos

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