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6 Tips to Survive Those Early Years of Parenthood – While Running  A Business

6 Tips to Survive Those Early Years of Parenthood – While Running A Business

I still have this vivid image in my head: I’m sitting in a bathroom of the real-life Downton Abbey, pumping milk, while a bride is getting ready for her big day in the grand bedroom next door. My client is patient and understanding: I’ve explained that I’m a breastfeeding mother, and I’ve arranged for a second photographer to join me for a day to compensate for the time that I will be hiding in the bathroom, expressing milk, just like I’m doing right now.

My (totally non-techy) review of Sony a7iii camera

My (totally non-techy) review of Sony a7iii camera

I heard good things about Sony mirrorless cameras but was hesitant to switch systems – when you have thousands of pounds worth of equipment of one camera system, this could be a costly move so I was fully prepared to patiently wait for Canon to release a dual-slot mirrorless camera, but…

What I Wear On The Job

What I Wear On The Job

When I first started out as a photographer I felt like I had to dress up for a photography session. So I’d wear a nice blouse, put some mascara on, and even wear some accessories. I’d buy clothes to wear for a photoshoot or a client meeting that I would never wear otherwise. Rightly or wrongly, I felt the need to impress the clients, because our photoshoot would often be the first time they met me in person, and first impressions count, right?

Shooting into the light = breaking photography rules?

Shooting into the light = breaking photography rules?

So, today’s article in Daily Mail claims that shooting into the light is breaking one of the fundamental rules of photography. And guess what? Not true. Well, I guess you can expect it from Daily Mail (and what’s all that talk about Kate’s baby...
Newborn Photographer Training with Pennycress Photography

Newborn Photographer Training with Pennycress Photography

In January, I travelled up to Norfolk to spend a day with one very talented lady – Vicki from Pennycress Photography, and one squishy newborn baby. Vicki is one of the leading specialist newborn photographers in the UK and works from her natural light home...
VSCO Film Presets for Lightroom – Review

VSCO Film Presets for Lightroom – Review

Now, if you’re not a photographer, you can scroll down to view the pictures, because the below will not make much sense to you, or even if it will, won’t be of much interest. I don’t make a secret of the fact that I am not in any way a Photoshop...