Become a better children’s photographer

Become a better children’s photographer

  Kids often ham it up in front of the camera. Sometimes it's cute but more often than not its just cheesy. Here are 5 tips I always use when photographing children that will help you to take better photos of your kids.  More fun .  1) Create a situation or focus...

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Yes I am photogenic ! Colour is the key to your image.

Yes I am photogenic ! Colour is the key to your image.

As a photographer one of the comments I hear so often from clients is " I am not photogenic." I am about to prove that theory wrong and there are no magic tricks or airbrushing involved. If you wonder why sometimes you look great and other times not so this article...

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What is the best age to have my baby photographed?

What is the best age to have my baby photographed?

I am often asked what is the best age to have photos of a baby taken. The fact is any age. Most studios specialising in new born photography recommend bringing your baby in when they are from a few days old up to the 2nd week. It's actually an easier task for the...

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Does it matter if you don’t smile in family photos?

Does it matter if you don’t smile in family photos?

I recently posted some images of my mum when she was a little girl, ( she's 76 now ), along side another image when she was in her twenties and I noticed that she wasn't smiling in the old family photo and neither were her siblings. A pending mother's day prompted me...

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Are Photographic Prints Obsolete?

I was describing my photography business at a social function recently when someone asked me the question, " do many of your clients order prints anymore ? Aren't they obsolete? " The question didn't surprise me as I am aware that many people do not bother to print...

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