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News of latest shoots and the occasional piece on my thoughts about aspects of photography.

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Born To Be Real, Not Perfect
12th May 2018 - 1 comment


I like to think that over the years that I’ve been taking Boudoir photos, I’ve managed to hone a fairly accurate Boudoir radar. By that, I mean I have a good idea who would (or wouldn’t) be interested in, or go through, with a boudoir session… There is, of course always an exception or two…. occasionally I will receive an enquiry from someone that I know, which leaves me a little surprised.....
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Embrace The Ginger
08th May 2018 - 0 comments


Blogger ‘Ginger’ Natalie Reynolds graces my blog once again, this time she’s ‘Winning at Life’ on Gorleston Seafront....
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Copyright and Photography
28th February 2018 - 0 comments
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It’s one of the biggest grey areas for photography clients. Image copyright. Who owns what and why? Read here to find out...
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How To Get An Eterno Boudoir Shoot For Free
06th February 2018 - 0 comments


Let’s be honest. Everyone like to get a freebie. Although running a business and giving things away doesn’t always end happily, there is, however, a time and a place for the occasional incentive. Luckily for some, grabbing a free Boudoir session is possible.
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Giving A Little Back
31st January 2018 - 0 comments
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I have a lot of plans for 2018. Many are ways to expand my business, but one is my way of giving back. I’ve always supported local charities where possible by donating free photo sessions etc for raffles and draws. This is all well and good (and something I will continue to do), but I want to do something a bit more consistent.
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Valentine Special
29th January 2018 - 0 comments


With Valentine’s Day fast approaching there will be a rush on red roses and chocolates for loved ones, but what if you wanted to treat your Valentine to something different? Something unique that lasts a lot longer than flowers?
A great place to start is a Boudoir photo session.
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3 Reasons Why I May Not Be The Portrait Photographer For You
29th January 2018 - 0 comments
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Photography is such a broad brush, and even narrowing down the portrait genre, there is still plenty of scope for variety. Every portrait photographer will have their own audience, and fans, but it won’t be every one. I know from experience I’m not a good fit for some clients, and some clients aren’t a good fit for me, so I thought I’d help us both out and explain why this may be the case….
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A Blogger Does Boudoir
27th January 2018 - 0 comments


In her own post on the subject, Blogger Natalie Reynolds, the face behind the beauty and fashion blog Ginger Natalie, speaks about her battle with negative body image and eating disorders, and how her Eterno Boudoir photo session sees her achieve something that a few years ago would be seemingly impossible. Here is my view on some of the Boudoir issues raised in her post.
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The Ultimate Eterno Boudoir Guide
14th January 2018 - 0 comments


There’s so much to talk about when Boudoir photography is concerned, from thinking just about having a photo session, through to the positive effects this amazing experience leaves on the ladies that take part. To capture it all in one blog post would turn it into an epic. I have, over the past few months and years, written some blog posts covering a few of the more common concerns and points. For your convenience I’ve pulled together some of these into this one post.
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Time
09th January 2018 - 0 comments
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That most precious of commodities, and the lack of it is the reason we often give for not being able to do things. But which is worse? Being short of time, or missing the moment entirely? Read on to find out...
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The B Word
07th January 2018 - 0 comments
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It's a sticky subject. Particularly when portrait photography is mentioned. Like you, I've heard the horror stories. Don't let these accounts put you off, not everyone will keep you in the dark about pricing...
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So You've Got A New DSLR...
01st January 2018 - 0 comments
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So you've got a new DSLR camera? (or you have owned one for a while) and you want to know how to use it? Other than in Auto mode that is.....Maybe I can help?
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Fun At Fritton
28th December 2017 - 0 comments

It's always great fun to photograph families, particularly when the children involved are younger. This photo session at Fritton Woods with Shelley, Gavin and Kiandra, certainly proved that.
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7 Things To Look For In A Portrait Photographer
26th November 2017 - 0 comments
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Finding a good photographer can be a minefield if you don’t know where to look. Particularly if photography is a complete mystery to you. There are a number of things you can do to lessen the strain, and increase your chances of getting a great photographer to help you out. Here are my seven things to consider before you book….
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Georgie
30th October 2017 - 0 comments


Georgie is very relaxed and enjoys being in front of the camera, and it showed during this recent photo session with her around the Gorleston Pier area. Rather than writing about the ins and outs of what happened, I thought I would share my thoughts on another aspect of this photo shoot.
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Fun with Fredwears
25th October 2017 - 0 comments


I first discovered Fredwears on Instagram, and was delighted to discover that they were local to me. I liked what I saw in regard to the images and content they were posting. It was while perusing their timeline that the idea of working with such a local business first dropped into my mind.
I’m a portrait photographer specialising in family photography, and here was a business catering for younger children, it seemed like a very good match for me.
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Investing in Emotion
20th October 2017 - 0 comments

There are many reasons people may decide to have a portrait photo session, particularly and family one. The most popular by far is to capture a particular moment and record those memories in print. It's an investment every family should consider...
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The Lloyds
10th October 2017 - 4 comments


I hear this phrase time and time again. “I can’t remember the last time we had a family photo session.”
Time will continue to tick. We can’t stop it, or slow it down. I’m always amazed how quickly days, months and years flash past. Babies turn to children then into young adults, and then…..yes, they fly the nest. So many memories, so many good times. Don't miss these moments!
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Back to the Beach - A Family Location Session
08th October 2017 - 0 comments


Family photo sessions are popular. Everyone loves images of them and their family, particularly when children are involved. Despite (in parents’ minds) the session being mostly about the children, many Mums and Dads have reservations about their photo session.
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Documenting The Changes
20th August 2017 - 0 comments


Those of you that follow my work will have seen this lady appear a couple of times before in my blogs. I am, of course, talking about Sue King. This is the third training photo shoot I have carried out for Sue.
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