I want my art to be meaningful. I tried different genre when I started photography, but quickly I found that none was giving me the same feeling of pride and satisfaction than my maternity and newborn work. I’ve shared in this article the three main reasons why I chose motherhood photography as the platform for my art.Read More
Sometimes, children are not interested in what adults really really want to do…. and often that can be the family pictures! As you will see in this session, even with little interest from your child, we still can have a beautiful collection of great images full of memories!Read More
Unlike many family photographers, I have my family sessions indoor. I have a deep love for in-home sessions from maternity to newborn to family. I like how easy it makes the session for my mothers; no need to travel anywhere, pack snacks or nappies etc. I like that we can incorporate elements of their daily life like in this session. This is one of my favourite, you don’t want to miss it!Read More
I photograph families in a more intimate way than the traditional family photographer. My art is not about showing how you and your family looks like but more how your family-life looks like at this moment and how you feel in this chapter of your life.In this article I explain how easy-going my sessions are.Read More
It's no secret, I love in-home sessions; and this one is no exception! I believe lifestyle photography is a great way to document how you do family-life. I’m so excited to share this session from last week…Read More
I truly believe photographs should live on prints and not only in digital format. Being an expat for 14 years now, and having changed countries a few times; I’ve quickly came to appreciate the photographs I own of my families, but I also had to go through the heartbreak of realising how many I lost throughout the years as they were only backed up digitally (on lost CDs or emails that got deleted by mistake….). I learned from it though, and I want to share with you why I truly believe you too should print your precious memories…Read More
I don’t pose my newborns during my sessions. My work is led by them; showing their individual personalities. I also don’t follow trends; I want my photographs to be timeless. In this article I’ll explain my vision when it comes to newborn portraits and also the meaningful experience I want my families to feel when having their newborn photographs done.Read More
How 2018 flew by… My move to New York City is now so close! I am grateful for what 2018 has brought and I cannot wait to see what 2019 has to offer. Right now we live in the middle of moving boxes and to do lists as January seems to have arrived in a blink!Read More
Maternity sessions are so beautiful: I get to document the love parents-to-be have for their child they haven’t even met yet! This session didn’t disappoint. As soon as I met Erica and Jason I could see how excited they were about their upcoming arrival. Daddy is already so protective and you can tell how proud he is of his wife creating their miracle...Read More
Unlike most families and newborn photographers I photograph in black and white. Part of why I made this decision early on my journey as a photographer is because I value art and believe black and white photographs are timeless. There is much more to it though, and I want to share with you my main 4 reasons to choose black and white.Read More
One thing that can sometimes worry an expecting mum to have her photographs taken in her own home, is that her house doesn’t look like the ones you see in the magazines… Let me reassure you right now: you do not need to be an interior designer or own a huge house to have beautiful and meaningful motherhood portraits done in your home!Read More
A few weeks ago, I had the honor to photograph this beautiful mama for an in-home maternity session. It was such a special session; I could sense how much love Shannon had for her little girl already and how much she and her husband had waited for their little miracle.
These type of sessions are like fuel for my heart - this is what it is all about…Read More
This is one of the most frequently asked question: when is the best time to book my newborn pictures? My answer might defer from another newborn photographer, so I wanted to take the time to share my thoughts with you in this article.Read More
That this pregnancy is your first or not, you will become someone's mother; and this will change everything about you especially as a first time mom: how you describe yourself, your perspective in life, your priorities, your decision making process.... This new chapter in your life comes with plenty of challenges but also joys and love; and it should be celebrated the way it deserves to be!Read More
With Summer here and all the fun family days ahead, I have put together 8 tips to help you take better photos of your kids mama!
I tried to keep it simple without getting too technical and confuse you with your camera settings; so if all you want is taking better portraits of your kids and are not interested in learning the settings of your camera, then ignore anything below that talks about aperture, ISO or shutter speed; and use the automatic modes in your camera. For the more enthusiasts, I have included a pinch of technicality so you can start having a better understanding of your camera. Most of all, these tips are to help you feel more confident and get better images.Read More
Finding the right photographer for you and your family can be tricky; and this blog serie (2 parts) aims to help you in your search and selection, with steps to follow and questions to ask the photographer but also yourself before booking your session.Read More
Lifestyle portraiture is a beautiful way to capture meaningful photographs of your newborn’s first weeks and family’s story. Most of my sessions occur in my families’ homes because I love capturing my clients in their own environment; and I like to think that once all grown up their little ones would love seeing details of their first home in my photographs. In this article I also share with you what I believe being the main benefits of having an in-home newborn session…Read More
Today I wanted to talk about lifestyle photography and why my art quickly developed towards this style.
Lifestyle photography is often associated with terms such as natural and unposed. This is the style that best describe my newborn photography work (although I sometimes go into a more documentary mode!).Read More