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A Posing Guide for Awesome Photos of Teen Guys When it comes to male poses, quite often they aren’t the most comfortable modeling in front of the camera. That applies especially in the case of teen guys.  That’s why it makes a huge difference to simply direct them because on the whole, they just want […]

9 Prompts & Poses for Guys

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9 Stunning Black & White Storytelling Portraits

Black & white photography is a powerful storytelling tool. When we remove colour, it eliminates any elements that could work to detract from the main subject. In doing so, our viewer’s eye is more drawn to our portrait subject, and we can use it to reveal the soul and character of our subjects. Today we’re […]

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 […]

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

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Birth Photo Ideas: A Guide To Capturing a Cesarean Birth

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Birth Photo Ideas – How To Shoot C-Section Pictures Cesarean birth photography is a genre with unique challenges around light, space, safety, protocols and simple logistics! If you’re completely new to this, head to our Complete Guide to Birth Photography with Alana Prosper first. It details everything you need to know to shoot birth photos […]

Every year about this time I’m starting to think about our annual family photo, because pop that baby into a beautiful frame and it’s pretty much the perfect Christmas present for the Grandparents! And one thing I always think about is… outfits! Whether you’ve booked a professional family session or you’re going to take your […]

What to Wear at Your Family Portrait Session

How To Shoot Beautiful Extended Family Pictures

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Tips For an Easy Extended Family Photo Session! The thought of capturing pictures of a large extended family is terrifying for many, and I know lots of photographers who make it a policy to decline them.  Those who did take them on chewed their nails in the lead-up, sweated buckets during, and cried with relief when it was over. […]

Try These 10 Tips & Tricks to Make Kids Smile in Photos If you want to make kids smile quickly and easily for photos, ask them to “say cheese!”. The problem when shooting photos of kids is that, you’ll generally get phony, cheesy, unappealing smiles where they barely even look like their real selves! If […]

10 Easy Tricks to Get Real Smiles from Kids for Photos

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A Step By Step Guide: Milk Bath Maternity Shoot

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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 […]

Ahhh… preschool photography. One of my favourite genres. 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 […]

How to Get Started as a Pre-School Photographer

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The Ultimate Lifestyle Photography Guide for Large Families

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Lifestyle photography is a style that aims to capture organic moments as they unfold, without posing.  However when a family has many children, unless you’re photographing them all in a confined space, it can be like herding cats! Sarah Croker learned her craft through our Enthusiast Photography Course and our Advanced Photography Course. She’s since […]