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FAMILIES

Where should you have your newborn photoshoot?

Studio or at-home? How to choose the newborn photoshoot that suits you. The first few weeks of your baby’s life are going to be incredible. Because they change so much! The peach fuzz on their cheeks, the cupid bow lips, even the colour of their eyes can change! And it all happens so quickly, and […]
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10 Tips for Managing Stress in a World Gone Mad

The world events of the last few years have been enough for a full lifetime. Managing anxiety and stress is a battle for many, myself included. When it feels like the world is on fire, it's hard not to get panicked. So I thought I'd try to help, by listing the things I've learned to […]
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What Not To Do During Your Family Photo Shoot

If you're investing in family photography to capture and remember these wonderful years… You need to be beyond delighted with your images! I'm always giving advice about outfits, posing, preparing and locations but what about what you shouldn't do? That's pretty important too so let me tell you what you need to avoid doing if […]
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Don't Let Covid Stop You Supporting Local This Christmas

There is no doubt that Christmas shopping this year will be yet another annual event changed from the normal because of COVID. Where once we rushed around busy shopping centres, fitted in lunch hour retail during hectic days at the office and generally stressed ourselves out with frantic last minute shopping trips, this year will […]
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TEN WAYS TO MAKE COVID-HALLOWEEN ONE TO REMEMBER

It’s been one heck of a rollercoaster of a year! But to hear that now our usual tradition of guising (Trick or Treating for those not in Scotland) has to be called off is another in a long list of blows, especially for kids. My children adore this time of year, dressing up, going to […]
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OUTDOOR NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHY

What a pleasure to capture this wonderful family and their latest edition the other day! Due to Covid-19 this session was a little bit different from my normal newborn family photograhy; It was all outdoors (usually newborn sessions start indoors) Because it was outdoors, we were careful to choose a day which was nice and […]
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WHAT FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHY WILL LOOK LIKE WHEN LOCKDOWN IS LIFTED

I am so very excited to get back to photographing! Especially with all this gorgeous weather we've been having! It's perfect for an outdoor family photography! Documenting people's lives is such a passion of mine and I've really missed it! I hope this message finds you healthy and coping as best you can with the […]
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FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER WEST LOTHIAN

I had a great time capturing this family of six! We had a lovely day for it, with beautiful early spring light. And considering it was a session with TWO toddlers, it went brilliantly! Mum was amazed that I'd managed to get a photo of all four looking at the camera... I'm sure it was […]
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DUNFERMLINE FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER

This family invited me to take some photos as they welcomed their newest addition. What a privilege! We met at their home in Dunfermline in the early afternoon. I don't think I've ever seen a big brother quite so devoted as this one. Whispering wee jokes into his baby brother's ear - so very cute! […]
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FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHY IN EDINBURGH

There's nothing I love about my job better than getting to follow a family through their journey. Simon and Louise came into my life when they were newly engaged, and I have captured every major occasion since. Their engagement, wedding, and each of their newborns - I've been there with my camera! I feel really […]
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