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A Homemade Christmas Wreath

A Homemade Christmas Wreath

Making A Christmas WreathA step-by-step guide on making a beautiful and stylish Christmas Wreath with the guidance of local floral artist, Amelia Cornish.A wreath making projectI always hang a wreath on my door at Christmas.   They look so beautiful and traditional,...

The Cambridge Dog; a charity dog photography project

The Cambridge Dog; a charity dog photography project

A charity dog photography project The Cambridge DogThe Cambridge Dog What's it all about? The Idea The Cambridge Dog was an idea that came during our second Lockdown of 2020.  As a photographer who usually works with families and local businesses, I found myself...

The best places to see Autumn in Cambridgeshire

The best places to see Autumn in Cambridgeshire

Autumn in CambridgeshireTop tips for great family days out that embrace the crisp air, crunchy leaves and beautiful colours of Autumn!Where to see Autumn in Cambridgeshire Autumn in Cambridgeshire More so than ever this year, families are looking for outdoor...

Five Top Tips For Instagram-Worthy Back To School Photos

Five Top Tips For Instagram-Worthy Back To School Photos

FIVE TOP TIPS FOR INSTAGRAM-WORTHY BACK TO SCHOOL PHOTOS Make sure you get a great shot, even though getting back to school may look a little different this year!Let's face it.  Back to school season may be a little different this year.  No doubt we'll be thinking...

What does a socially distanced family photoshoot actually look like?

What does a socially distanced family photoshoot actually look like?

SOCIALLY DISTANCED FAMILY PHOTOS What Does A Socially Distanced Family Photo Shoot Actually Look Like?Thankfully, my style of photography was designed for a socially distanced family photoshoot!  To create my modern and relaxed style of photography, I use wide open...

A Cambridge City Centre Family Photo Shoot

A Cambridge City Centre Family Photo Shoot

CAMBRIDGE CITY CENTRE     A Beautiful Backdrop For A Family Photo ShootCambridge city centre is certainly beautiful by any standards! Its an ancient historic city brimming with beautiful architecture and glorious green spaces for instance.  In addition, it boasts...

A life in lockdown… 60 days and counting

A life in lockdown… 60 days and counting

Lockdown 2020 60 Days and Counting!I'm a family photographer living in a tiny rural Cambridgeshire village.  Since the Coronavirus lockdown started here in the UK, I've been documenting the highs and lows of everyday family life in quarantine. So far, it's been 60...

Five family styling tips for a spring photo shoot

Five family styling tips for a spring photo shoot

You've taken the plunge and booked a spring family photo shoot with a professional photographer.  Only now you're stressing about what you should all wear! Let's face it, it's hard enough to get everybody ready, dressed, and out of the house on time let alone in...

Free days out for families in Cambridge this October half term

Free days out for families in Cambridge this October half term

The weather is turning, the days are getting shorter and October half term is rapidly approaching!  As the cold slinks towards us, the lure of the TV / ipad / tablet is a constant battle with our kids.  But there are still plenty of things on offer to drag them away...

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