Easter photography activity for kids | Springtime scavenger hunt

Free downloadable photography activity for kids Hands up parents – do you ever have days during school holidays when you haven’t planned an activity for the kids and they are driving you bonkers?! Sometimes it feels like they are hardly at school, right?!...

How to take better photos with your smartphone camera | 8 Tips and tricks

Have you ever heard the expression ‘the best camera is the one you have with you’? You can have all the amazing equipment, but if its tucked away in a cupboard at home at the precise moment that you want to capture an unforgettable candid moment, then...

Life with boys | Why everyday stories are anything but boring | St Albans Family Photography

What do you think is the number one fear that people have when they enquire about booking a documentary family photography session? … “We’re not very interesting! There won’t be anything to photograph!”… I hear this ALL. THE. TIME. Let me assure you,...

Pressing pause | Why book a day-in-the-life family photoshoot? | Family photography in Cambridge

Life in the 21st Century is fast paced. Developments in technology mean that we can fit more in to our day than ever before, which feeds our hunger for new and exciting experiences. The down side is that we rarely slow down and reflect on the simple things in life,...

1/2 Day-in-the-life | Days with little boys & horses | Family photography in Harpenden

When Sarah initially contacted me about having a documentary family session she told me that her father was a photojournalist. Immediately I felt excited, she had been brought up surrounded by meaningful photography. I knew that she intrinsically understood the value...

Why I fell in love with Documentary Family Photography

I haven’t always worked in the documentary family photography genre, I used to be a family lifestyle photographer. You know the kind of photo where everything is picture perfect. Everyone dressed in pretty outfits, on their best behaviour, in stunning locations...


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I photograph in homes and on location across Hertfordshire, London, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and the South East, including St Albans, Harpenden, Cambridge, Wheathampstead, Berkhamsted, Tring, Rickmansworth, Bishop’s Stortford, Hitchin, Letchworth.

I also regularly travel to photoshoots in Central London and North London, including Hampstead, St John’s Wood, Primrose Hill, Muswell Hill, Marylebone, Kensington, Clapham, Chiswick. I have photographed families all over the UK and around the world, including Canada, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Sweden and Singapore, please enquire for travel expenses.

Reading upside down quirky kids portraits full of character by Emma Collins


A place where I share my musings on photography and art, life and parenting, tips and tricks, and anything else that tickles my fancy ... it's so interesting you'll want to read it upside down!


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