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Jack’s First Birthday

During your baby’s first year they will hit countless milestones. First smile, first giggle, first tooth, I could go on and on. Every baby will reach their milestones in their own good time, but each one is a little celebration. You are a family now and you have watched this tiny bundle grow into a real person over the last 12 months. What better way to mark this major milestone than to capture this day in a very special way.

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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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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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Little Nathan – Baby Photo Session at home

I often meet Mums who are disappointed that, for whatever reason, they didn’t get around to booking a newborn photo session with me when their babies were new and tiny. But please don’t beat yourself up about this, there are only a handful of families who can get it together in those early days to arrange a newborn session. Your baby goes through so many changes and stages in the first year so why not consider a photo session around a particular milestone.

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Newborn photography home session with little Grace

I never take it for granted when I’m invited to meet a new baby and their family for the first time. This is a unique and special time in a family’s life so it is a real privilege to be asked to be a part of it. At home session is the best way to capture a new baby, relaxed and surrounded by their family.