What should I wear?
You want to look your best but it's also important that you and your family are comfortable in whatever outfits you choose. Try to make sure that everyone's clothes work together and that the colours complement each other. Neutrals (with perhaps a pop of one colour or tone) work well. Try not to overthink it – dress the kids in anything that you love them in and wear something that you know you won't look back and cringe at! Also, make sure you bring a change of clothes, especially for little ones.
What's the best location for the shoot?
The ideal location is somewhere that holds special meaning to you and your family. In my experience, photographing children outdoors where they can play and run around is the best way to capture their unique personality. Your home can also be a great choice, particularly for babies, where you will feel comfortable surrounded by familiar things that you love. I am also happy to recommend location spots and advise on the best times according to sunrise and sunset.
What should I bring to the shoot?
A change of clothes for everyone but particularly young children is a good idea. Also, if your kids have a favourite toy they can't be without (and you don't mind being in the photos!) then bring that too. You are welcome to bring bikes, scooters, balls or anything that you feel reflects your family's personality – but letting children use their imaginations often make for the best photographs. Don't forget water/milk/snacks and obviously nappy changing essentials if you need them.
When will my photographs be ready?
Within two weeks of our photo shoot, you will receive access to your private online gallery of carefully selected images. Prints are ready two to three weeks after ordering. Albums and other custom items can take up to six weeks.
How do I make a booking?
Simply reach out via the form here and I'll be in touch to find a time that works for you.
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