Monthly Archives: August 2011

Preparing for my new workshops

In between shooting, editing and spending the summer with my boys, I’ve also been busy preparing for my new ‘photography for creative business owners’ workshops in September. I’ve been taking lots of photos to demonstrate some of the techniques, so I thought I’d share one ‘before and after’ with you. Many people think that if they buy a decent DSLR camera, …

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The shoot that didn’t go to plan

The title of this blog post was meant to be ‘my little boy’s first steps’ but anyone who has ever tried to photograph children or babies will know that things often don’t go to plan. This was definitely one of those times!  I said on Twitter a couple of months ago that I had just witnessed S take his first …

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Our family break by the sea

We got back yesterday from a lovely family break to Whitstable, Kent. It was so great to get away for a week and spend some quality time together as a family.  As you may remember from our last holiday to Corfe, I don’t normally take my professional kit with me as I always worry about something happening to it, but …

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Waiting for Nanny

You know those moments when you walk into a room and your child is doing something that just melts your heart? Well this was one of those moments.  My Mum comes up to help look after the boys every Wednesday, so that I can have a shoot, do some work or just get some much needed jobs done round the …

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