Newborn Photos – Jenny

January 27, 2010

I am really excited to share these photos from a recent shoot with my niece, Jenny. You may remember the post from my sisters maternity shoot, well Jenny is now nearly 2 months old! I took these when she was just over 4 weeks, but things have been so manic here lately that I haven’t had a chance to post them until now.

Jenny – or Jelly Baby as my girls like to call her, was a natural in front of the camera – following my lens with her gorgeous marble like eyes. She took quite a shine to the squishy, blanket filled basket…and then promptly peed all over the kitchen floor when we tried to get some shots without the nappy! I am sure a little splash back got me on the leg, but hey, she’s my niece so I’ll let her get away with it!













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You have seen the sneak peek of their gorgeous Christmas wedding – now here’s the slideshow…enjoy!

December 12th was a cold, crisp day, but the sun shone down on Catherine & Michael as they became husband & wife.

Their beautiful ceremony took place in the grand surroundings of The Guild Hall, Windsor.
Afterwards, Catherine & Michael made the decision to have some quiet time together, and a chance to have some portraits taken of just the two of them. It was a lovely thing to do – to take time out after the ceremony to just be alone, but also a great opportunity to shoot in a different location. They chose the Eton Rowing Lake as the backdrop, which made for some stunning & dramatic portraits with the heavy skies and friendly swan who decided to join us!

The wedding celebrations took place at the Burnham Conference Centre, where the guests feasted on Sausages & Mash – the ideal comfort food for this chilly December day! I have to say that both Catherine & Michael were troopers in the cold weather & did a brilliant job of looking warm in their photos!

Thank you both for choosing me to document your special day, Catherine – I know you can’t wait to see your pictures, so I will stop rambling – here are some of my faves…

Catherine had the most awesome blingin shoes…



And some gorgeous Vivienne Westwood accessories!



Simply stunning…



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I hope you have both enjoyed your sneak peek – the rest will follow shortly!
Love Kelly x

Laura – Maternity Session

November 11, 2009

My little sister is only 3 weeks away from her due date, so we took this opportunity to do a quick maternity shoot. Nothing formal, just Laura doing her own thing – flicking through baby books and relaxing with some yoga. Her pregnancy seems to have flown by so fast, I know she will appreciate looking back on these and being able to show them to her daughter when she is older.

It was a gloomy day outside, but I loved the light in the bedroom. The bedside lamps cast a lovely glow and looking at these few shots makes me feel all warm and cosy inside : )

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Here is the slideshow of the lovely Plant Family and their fun portrait session…

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October 28, 2009

I had a great time with this lovely family. We played in the woods, crunched the golden leaves under our feet & made huge leaf piles for Lydia to play in. It was a joy to capture these family memories on such a relaxed shoot. No fuss, just a walk in the woods on an autumn afternoon. Stacey and Daniel looked great in their brightly coloured clothes, and this really made a bold statement and showed off their personalities to a tee. So if you are thinking of having a family portrait, remember…don’t be scared of colour – it works!!

Stacey, Daniel & Lydia – Thank you for a lovely afternoon, I hope you enjoy looking back at these memories…

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Baby Eva – Storyboard

September 29, 2009

I love getting the chance to shoot babies & kids – with my camera, I might add!
Recently, my very good friends Petra & Richard asked me to take some portraits of their 6 month old daughter. Here is the storyboard I designed for this little cutie pie’s parents. Look at these expressions, sooo sweet!

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Here are some of my faves from Ami & Neil’s special day, all wrapped up in a little slideshow.

These slideshows come as part of the Wedding Package, they are a lovely way to showcase your wedding photos to family and friends or to simply re-live your day! The DVD comes packaged in it’s own special case, with individually designed front cover and insert booklet (more photos of that to come!).

Ami & Neil – I hope you enjoy your slideshow and a copy will be making it’s way to you very soon!

Ami & Neil – Wedding

September 6, 2009

Recently I had the great pleasure of not only witnessing the marriage of my friends Ami & Neil, but also documenting their special day for them as well.The day kicked off at Ami’s parents with pink champagne, bacon rolls & lots of laughter. The bride was calm and quietly excited as her bridesmaids helped her into her wedding dress and slipped on her shoes.

Shoes, by the way, are a HUGE deal for Ami, she is a shoe-aholic! You will notice that shoes played a major role in the wedding day from the gorgeous diamante heels Ami wore – right down to the ‘shoe inspired’ ┬áseating plan. So I know she will appreciate these next few photos…

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Here are a few details. Ami customised the bridesmaids dresses and shoes with these lovely brooches…

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I loved the detailing on Ami’s wedding dress…

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Doesn’t she make a stunning Bride…

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Neil didn’t look too shabby either!

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Some reception details – notice the shoe theme?

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Ami & Neil, I hope you have had a ball in Koh Samui. Your wedding day was wonderful and I wish you every happiness for your future together as husband and wife.
Love Kelly x