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Why A Photographer Is Like A Chef

Why A Photographer Is Like A Chef

Serving Up Your Images - Would You Like Some Editing And Retouching With That? You can cook a meal yourself at home. Sometimes, however, you just want the taste of a chef-cooked recipe with the ambience of a restaurant and none of the washing up! You can take your own...

Welcome Baby

Welcome Baby

New Baby In Da House A tiny new baby... a little brother... a big brother... photos in a ready-made house with no washing hanging about or dishes to be washed? Check.

2019 Summer Mini Sessions

2019 Summer Mini Sessions

Last Of The Summer (Wine?!) In my village, there is a beautiful little spot, where the grass is long and the orchard trees provide a shady little haven from the sun. It's here where I chose to hold some summer mini sessions to celebrate the end of the summer, or...

The Circus

The Circus

The Circus - Business Branding Photography The Circus is a graphic design company based at Chatham Dockyard, headed by Danny Waters. You know that person you genuinely admire professionally? Well, for me, that's Danny. He has incredible vision and that rare ability to...

2019 Christmas Mini Sessions

2019 Christmas Mini Sessions

'Tis The Season The time has come! Yes, I know it feels too early to be talking about Christmas but you know how it is... Christmas stuff starts filling your diary and before you know it, the festive time is upon us! Much like many seasonal events, my Christmas Mini...

Modern Makeover Photoshoot

Modern Makeover Photoshoot

Sue's A Siren - Modern Makeover Photoshoot Sue was given a gift voucher for a Sirens makeover photoshoot session and was both nervous and excited! She brought her daughter along for moral support - Aimee was almost 9 months pregnant at the time so you could say that...

Turning One

Turning One

Turning One It was a pleasure to meet this family and have a little time to capture some updated, refresher photos for little Reece. Here's what his mummy had to say about their experience in the studio:   Why did you book a photo shoot? I wanted to have a photo...

Let’s Talk About Hypnobirthing

Let’s Talk About Hypnobirthing

Let's Talk About Hypnobirthing Ok, I'll admit I'm petrified of childbirth. Now, that's a bit of an issue when you're 32 weeks pregnant. Even though I've produced a tiny human once before and am immensely grateful that my...

Parenthood Faves: Percy Pigs and Hey Duggee!

Parenthood Faves: Percy Pigs and Hey Duggee!

Percy Pigs and Hey Duggee! My friend and I had our babies about 6 weeks apart and we've been friends for several years as members of an amateur dramatics group in Kent. We both love a good musical! It was time for some official mini session photos so she booked one of...

Interview With A Full Time Blogger

Interview With A Full Time Blogger

Celeb in the house! Award-winning allergies & food blogger, Nathalie, of The Intolerant Gourmand, who's a regular in the national media visited me in the studio with her two children, Chloe (a very bendy gymnast type) and Callum (whose lifelong allergies inspire...

Interview With A Multi-Hyphenate

Interview With A Multi-Hyphenate

Interview With A Multi-Hyphenate I first knew of Yvette as a Wedding Photographer. When I entered the industry professionally in 2013, I knew she was one of the big players. I was proud to shortly join her in winning an award for my wedding photography at 'The Kent...

Raising Four Boys

Raising Four Boys

Raising Four Boys Yes, you read that right! Not one, two or even three sons, but four! I spoke to this proud mumma, Katie, about her and her husband Marvin's experience so far in raising boys... One thing's for sure, she'll not be short of bodyguards to protect her as...

When Your Life Doesn’t Turn Out The Way You Imagined

When Your Life Doesn’t Turn Out The Way You Imagined

It’s International Women’s Day 2019. At some point, I seemed to have unknowingly graduated from ‘girl’ to ‘woman’. Now that’s a bit of a shock in itself when you realise that small children have started referring to you as ‘that woman’ and you’ve stopped being asked...

Fussy Eating & Cooking A Sunday Roast

Fussy Eating & Cooking A Sunday Roast

I should probably preface this post by saying that I can't cook. Or is it won't cook? I often joke that I don't know where the kitchen is and that I only actually have a kitchen at all because our house came with one! Well, a fridge is essential for the best chocolate...

Preparing Your Child For A New Baby

Preparing Your Child For A New Baby

Preparing for the arrival of a new baby is all sorts of things... exciting, nerve-wracking, stressful, miraculous... and that's just your own feelings! What if you already have a child? I'm sure you've already been thinking how to tell them, wondering how they'll...

10 Family Photos You’ll Be Taking This Year

10 Family Photos You’ll Be Taking This Year

10 Family Photos You’ll Be Taking This Year 1. Back To School You know, before their uniform starts shrinking and looking grubby and their hair and fingernails make you wonder where they’ve really been all day. Most of us take that picture on our phone each year...

Studio Tour

Studio Tour

“Kate’s studio space is beautiful and stylish." Danielle Dixon Think studio photography is unnatural and old-fashioned? I hear you! As beautiful as old-school portraiture can be, if it sounds like a nightmare trying to get your children to sit still and pose, then...

Why Newborn Photos Aren’t On Your Radar (Yet)

Why Newborn Photos Aren’t On Your Radar (Yet)

I get so many enquiries from families with new babies that I want to just touch on why I think some parents are particularly drawn to my natural, relaxed, fresh, light, home-styled photography. Newborn photography is incredibly popular, with most images falling into...

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Why A Photographer Is Like A Chef

Why A Photographer Is Like A Chef

Serving Up Your Images - Would You Like Some Editing And Retouching With That? You can cook a meal yourself at home. Sometimes, however, you just want the taste of a chef-cooked recipe with the ambience of a restaurant and none of the washing up! You can take your own...

Welcome Baby

Welcome Baby

New Baby In Da House A tiny new baby... a little brother... a big brother... photos in a ready-made house with no washing hanging about or dishes to be washed? Check.

2019 Summer Mini Sessions

2019 Summer Mini Sessions

Last Of The Summer (Wine?!) In my village, there is a beautiful little spot, where the grass is long and the orchard trees provide a shady little haven from the sun. It's here where I chose to hold some summer mini sessions to celebrate the end of the summer, or...