Family portraiture

First Birthday Cake Smash Shoot

cake smash photo shoot

This first birthday cake smash shoot was such fun. Arwen’s parents scheduled this shoot at our studio prior to their daughters first birthday.  They brought with them a couple of outfits, the cake and balloon.  However we can arrange the cake and balloon should you wish, just let us know.   We started the shoot with some portraits before introducing the cake and things got messy!     A change of backdrop and outfit and we unboxed the cake. It’s interesting to see how toddlers react to the cake, some dive in and others are not quite sure what to do.  Love this adorable shot…     If you would like to chat about a first birthday cake smash shoot for your son or daughter,

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Autumn Mini Shoots

girl with sunflower

Autumn Our Autumn mini shoots will be taking place in Harpenden.  Let us capture your children giggling as they throw leaves at each other, kicking through the leaves or simply skipping down the path. Children individually, with siblings, the whole family or a combination of you all, just let us know. Do you have a dog who you would like to join in? No problem, bring them along!  Full details will be emailed prior to the shoot. The following dates are available to book: Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th October 2019 The shoot fee is £55, this includes a voucher code for two digital image files of your choice. The voucher code is valid for one month from receiving your gallery.  All shoots

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Summer Mini Shoots

girl with sunflower

  Our Summer mini shoots will be taking place in Harpenden and Wheathampstead. High grasses, wild flowers or sunflowers, depending on the month and mother nature of course!  Let us capture your family, whatever age, in beautiful surroundings. Private farm location a stones throw from the centre of Harpenden and location on the outskirts of Wheathampstead. All easily accessible by car. Full details will be emailed prior to the shoot. The following dates are available to book: Wildflower meadow, Hammonds End Farm, Harpenden Saturday 15th June  Nomansland, Wheathampstead Sunday 30th June  Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th July  Sunflower field shoot, Hammonds End Farm, Harpenden Saturday 3rd, Sunday 4th, Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th August All shoots are weather dependant, we will reschedule or

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Spring Mini Shoots

  Spring is nearly here! Gather the family, it’s time to make some memories!  Let us creatively capture your story in a picturesque setting. Our Spring mini shoots will be taking place at a new private location. This ancient bluebell wood is nestled in stunning country side, a stones throw from the center of Harpenden. Easily accessible by car. Full details will be emailed prior to the shoot. The following dates are available to book: 7th, 13th, 14th, 27th and 28th April. The shoot fee is £55, this includes a voucher code for two digital image files of your choice. The voucher code is valid for one month from receiving your gallery.  All shoots are weather dependant, we will reschedule or refund if

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Family photo shoot at nomansland, Wheathampstead, Herts

family portraiture outside in tree

Families tend to be dotted all over the country which makes getting together for a photo shoot pretty tricky.  This family managed to co-ordinate a weekend to have their photo shoot which was purchased as a gift for their fathers birthday.  Luckily we had a sunny day and headed to nomansland close to Harpenden which is a great outdoor setting for some relaxed family shots. Here are a selection from the shoot…                

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Brothers!

Two adorable boys, a surprise for their Mum’s birthday arranged by their nanny. The shoot took place at their home.  We can travel to clients homes locally, meet at a location or clients come to us to our daylight studio on the outskirts of Wheathampstead.          

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Lindsey & Andrew’s bump and baby shoot

We love seeing our wedding couples on the next chapter of their lives and recently we had the pleasure in photographing Lindsey and Andrew and their beautiful bump. Lindsey was 37 weeks pregnant and blooming!  It always fascinates and amazes me how our bodies change to accommodate new life and what a wonderful example below. It’s almost surreal when couples come back with their newborns so soon after seeing them with huge bumps, such a life change a day can make 🙂 Baby Harrison was gorgeous and happily slept through the majority of the photo session. Here is a selection from the two photo shoots.                            

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Charlotte and Paul’s bump and baby shoot

We photographed Charlotte and Paul’s wedding in 2013 and when they got in touch to say they were expecting we were delighted. Due a few weeks after our second daughter was born, I was heavily pregnant myself when we photographed their bump photos and Evie watched as we photographed baby Charlie! It’s lovely for us to be able to capture the next step in a wedding couples journey and meet their wonderful creation. Here’s a selection from the shoot…        

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Newborn and sibling shoot at the studio

We had the pleasure in photographing this lovely family at the studio earlier this year.  They had recently welcomed their newest addition to the family and it was the perfect time to capture some newborn images along with some special moments with her older sister. For a premature baby she was surprisingly alert making for some lovely interaction shots as well as those peacefully sleeping ones. Here are a selection from the shoot.  If you are interested in finding out more about our pregnancy, newborn and family photography sessions please call me for a chat, Emma on 01582 469003.      

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Autumn Mini shoots in Harpenden

The perfect setting for the perfect Christmas gift! CALL US TO BOOK ON: 01582 469003   [email protected]     This years mini shoots will be taking place as always in Rothamsted park Harpenden. The shoot will be 20 minutes long and can be photographs of your children, the whole family or a combination. The proof photographs will be emailed to you as an online gallery link a couple of weeks after the shoot. Two digital files are included in the shoot fee of £45. Additional prints and digital files are as follows: Two 7×5 prints £45 Five 7×5 prints £95 Ten 7×5 prints £180 Single 8×10 prints £40 Single digital files £40 Ten digital files £350 If you have any questions please feel

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