The best time for portrait photos

When I first picked up a camera, I thought the best photo was all about the background and the people in front of it – and yes, this meant I often had people looking into the sun! Little did I know how much the light mattered and as a natural light photographer, the time of […]

Dec 19, 2018


How many photos do my clients receive?

Without a doubt, on a wedding day someone will approach me and ask “How many photos have you taken today?” and the truth is that I often don’t have an answer other than … “a lot!” At each wedding I make sure that I have more than enough memory cards so I am never caught […]

Nov 30, 2018


an open letter to my clients

To my clients and my friends, There have been many pinch me moments since I began my business 10 years ago and photographed my first wedding. Perhaps it is an artists mentality but I still feel that I am unworthy of praise from both my clients and my peers that I’ve heard over the years. […]

Mar 28, 2018


How to credit photographers on social media

Over the past few months I’ve begun to notice that people aren’t sure how how to credit photographers on social media. I use Instagram daily to invite people into my work and personal life and it is my favourite form of social media. I get a lot of referrals from Instagram and honestly love when […]

Mar 20, 2018


How to have an unplugged wedding?

The concept of an unplugged wedding has been around for a while but I feel it now gaining momentum. Trust me when I tell you that there is nothing more disheartening than trying to take photographs of a wedding ceremony only to find so many guests watching through viewfinders or their smart phone screens. My goodness, […]

Jan 16, 2018


5 mistakes people make when booking a photographer

Today I wanted to share with you 5 mistakes people make when booking a wedding photographer I often see people make so you can avoid making them too and rest in confidence when you book your photographer. Choosing your wedding photographer is a hard task. Its a big investment on something that you don’t really […]

Nov 28, 2017


Tips for looking good in pictures

I think everyone wants tips for looking good in pictures and over the years I’ve developed a few techniques to help my own clients look their best. Some of these tips require a bit of preparation which are great for those people who are planning on spending the whole day in front of the camera […]

Oct 24, 2017


How to choose who should be your formal wedding photos

I’ll be honest – there are two photos from our wedding in our house and one of them a group photo of our family shortly after we were announced husband and wife. I simply love it! As a wedding photographer, I know that the formal wedding photos are the least creative part of the day […]

Sep 5, 2017