Those of you who follow me on social media will know that there’s been a big personal event in my life recently: yip, my boy Spencer turned eighteen. Eighteen. I can scarcely believe it.
Life events always send my rifling through the photo albums - what can I say? I’ve always loved reminiscing with photographs in hand, even before I became a photographer - and I came across this gorgeous image of my little man when he was aged just four or so. I’ve always loved this photo of my Spencer. He’s dressed as one of his favourite superheroes of the time and I can remember that costume like it was only yesterday. How can it be that this boy is now a man? Read More
It’s Christmas! Here at Kingshill we can hardly believe it. In fact, for a while there we were in denial, but now with Shakin’ Stevens on the radio and tinsel popping up all over our social media feeds, it’s time to acknowledge that the festive season is well and truly upon us. So for this post, we thought we’d share why a family portrait session makes a great present… for yourself! Read More
You’d think that the benefits of having gorgeous professional family portraits hanging on your walls would be obvious. And indeed, many of them are.
We’ve written persuasively about the reasons to have family photograph taken before. Professional family portraits show everyone at their best and mark special moments in your family’s history - births, birthdays (significant and less significant), anniversaries, moving ‘up’ schools and more. A photoshoot is a fantastic way to spend time together as a family and our special themed photoshoots, from whimsical newborn shoots to fine art fairyland portraits, are great fun for all involved. Read More
Family life is full of special occasions. Falling in love, anniversaries, births, birthdays, moving up to ‘big’ school (and ‘bigger’ school!) - the list goes on and on - and professional family photographs are a lovely way to hold onto those special times for longer than a moment Read More
One of the questions I’m most often asked as a wedding and family photographer is “How did you get started?” And so I thought I’d share my photography story here on the blog…. Read More
So you’ve finally taken the plunge, you’ve decided to capture some beautiful moments of everyday magic at Kingshill Studios but have no idea what to wear for your family photoshoot. Don’t worry, here’s some handy information for you! Read More