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Baby Sophie joins the family

As a newborn and family photographer it is a privilege to be invited to a family’s home during the first few days of the new baby’s arrival. This time is usually a little overwhelming. Every member is adjusting to this new arrangement. The Holmes family asked me to document this time for them. The family …

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Me and my Mammy

I love capturing moments between little ones and their parents during family sessions. They are so authentic and spill over with love and connection. That’s how Me and my Mammy or Me and my Daddy was born. With Mother’s Day on the horizon this really is the perfect experience for any new Mammies.

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Baptism or Naming Ceremony, yes or no?

Does the choice of holding a religious Christening ceremony or a secular naming ceremony pose a dilemma for you and your partner? What’s different about them? Why have a ceremony in the first place?

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Prepare for your Newborn Photography Session

Most new parents won’t know what to expect during their newborn baby photography session so I’ve included some helpful information here to prepare and help ensure everything runs smoothly on the day. If I’ve left anything feel free to let me know in the comments section below.

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Tadhg, my first 2018 baby boy.

Oh, how I love meeting new teeny tiny people. Six week old little Tadhg was no exception, my first shoot for 2018. It was not yet back to school time and this house full of boys were enjoying their last few days of their Christmas holidays. Tadhg is baby boy number four to this lovely family and his …