Yearly Archives: 2012

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas!

Thank you to everyone who has attended a workshop with me this year. I hope you find time to pick up your cameras over Christmas and take some great photos of your family. To those of you booked on to a workshop in 2013, I’m looking forward to meeting you. I’ve taught over 100 people this year how to take …

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The photos produced after a half-day photography workshop

I’m always so delighted when I get sent the photos taken by parents who have attended my Photography for Parents half-day workshop. It’s amazing what they can achieve after just a 3.5 hour workshop. And so satisfying for me to know that they are now able to capture their family life beautifully. After parents have attended my beginners photography workshop, …

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Photography class for beginners in Surbiton

At the beginning of December I ran one of my Photography for Parents workshops on a snowy Wednesday morning. I ran it for the first time at Hotel Bosco in Surbiton and the guys there looked after us brilliantly. Also we were able to do our shooting practise in the lounge bar downstairs, so we were able to stay out …

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8 tips for photographing your baby

Do you have a gorgeous baby, but you just can’t take a decent photo of them? Don’t worry, you’re certainly not alone! Hopefully these 8 tips will help you. As every camera is different, I am going to give you non-technical tips that should make a big difference to your photos whether you are using an expensive DSLR camera or …

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Saturday’s photography class for parents in Cobham

Well the weather may have buy amoxicillin 500mg online uk been terrible on Saturday, but I think it was the perfect kind of day to be sat in a cost craft studio learning a brand new skill! I had a lovely group of parents at my Photography for Parents workshop at the Medicine Garden in Cobham this weekend. We didn’t …

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Playing with my new camera

This post will probably only be of interest if you are into photography as it’s about nerdy things that only a photo geek like me will appreciate! So if you have arrived at my blog to look at some pretty pictures, don’t worry, this post will be followed very shortly with a lovely family shoot! So, after months of deliberation, …

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Photography workshop gift vouchers

Are you trying to think of the ideal gift for someone special this Christmas? Why not give them the gift of a brand new hobby? If you know someone who has a fancy camera that they have no idea how to use and you know they would love to take better photos of their family, then one of my Photography …

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4 reasons why I love photographing children in the autumn

Autumn is my favourite season for photo shoots (with Spring being a very close second!) I wanted to write about why I love shooting at this time of year to hopefully inspire you to get out and photograph your own children before all of the leaves have fallen from the trees and been swept away! So here are the 4 …

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A Halloween adventure with my boys at Painshill Park, Cobham

Happy Halloween everyone! I’ve always loved the excitement of Halloween. When I was little it was never really a big thing, but I love the fact that the way they celebrate it in the US seems to be filtering over here. Karl had a day off on Monday and we decided to do something for Halloween, so we got the …

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Last weeks Photography for Parents workshop – the next stage

Last week I held one of my advanced Photography for Parents workshops at the Medicine Garden in Cobham. This workshop is for people who have attended my beginners photography workshop and are keen to learn more. Before the workshop each of the parents send me 3 images that we then review in the workshop. Everyone finds this really useful to …

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