Is it Windy?

There was a phrase that was in constant use during my recent shoot in Mallorca. IS IT WINDY? On most of the days, my team and I battled up hills, mountains, even the beaches to capture portraits that had been spinning round in my head since I booked the flights.  The weather (not always guaranteed…

Studio revamp!

So, it’s getting there…we’re not quite done with it yet. My lovely husband, Craig, and I have set a finish date for the studio revamp. Hopefully, by the end of May will have some beautiful images for you. But in the meantime, I want to talk about printing your images. As Craig and I were…

Adventure time

Goodness me, so much is happening at the moment. Where do I begin?! Well, today is the day you can get your digital copy of Matrimony magazine.  It features our Gothic Fairytale Shoot which I was so proud to be a part of. The shoot involved the talents of so many amazing people in Herefordshire…

Wedding Week

Hello, all you lovely people! Have we enjoyed wedding week on my facebook page? (If you missed it, what were you doing?!) I enjoyed sharing photos of my favourite weddings and giving some honest advice on the modern wedding timeline. If you did miss the photo’s here are a few more to help you, along…

Gala Night

This Saturday saw me, my beloved husband, sister and my friends attending the Gala night for this year’s Matrimony Awards. Stylishly hosted by Matrimony magazine at  The Three Counties Hotel in Hereford. With many amazing creative’s all dressed to the nines for a Great Gatsby inspired evening!  I was very lucky to win the regional finalist medal…

Romantic Pairing

Have you ever tried to take those selfies with your partner when your snuggling and not quite got the right angle? Or the right light? Always just taking one more? You know you don’t have to, right? Couples have been coming to me for boudoir pictures since I opened my studio doors. A little hesitant…

Sneaky Peek

Hello to you all! It’s blog time and today’s blog is about all about the sneaky peek.  The behind the scenes fun of the magazine shoot I was part of this week for Matrimony magazine. If you’re a regular reader of the blog you will have known this particular adventure started way back in November…

Your invitation

Am I alone or is there a level of excitement when you’re retrieving your mail from your letterbox and you find a colourful envelope among the usual rustic brown or white letters? Perhaps its because there is a sense that reminds me of birthdays or Christmas but when I see textured, colourful or even metallic envelope…

Lightness of Romance

Hello everyone! Welcome to another blog post. The past few weeks I’ve been inundated with Brides all looking to create something different for their partner. So a lot of Bridal boudoir shoots has been happening. And thank goodness it has. I recently looked up the best top ten ideas to give your groom as a…

10 Tips for THE DRESS

Hello everyone!  I am hot off the heels from another wedding fayre this weekend.  This time I had the delightful Corthorpe Hotel, near Cardiff hosted our event. As anyone who reads the blog will know I do love a wedding fayres. You will find so much inspiration and advice in one room from professionals who…

Dangers of the Bride Tribe

Ladies and gentlemen for the past ten years I have worked in a very happy and romantic world of weddings. And while I find it an utter privilege to be a part of someone’s day I do have to tell you a warning tale today. Brides, be very, very careful who you include in your…

How to say goodbye

People come to me for portraits for many different reasons. But saying goodbye and celebrating a change in their life is probably the most familiar and rewarding. The lovely Sarah came to see me back in dark December wanting to do something a little more creative with her portraits. Her inspiration was as simple as…