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2017: capturing life’s moments with lifestyle portraits

Photography for us about capturing all of life’s moments, from cute little babies, family holidays, weddings (of course) and even celebrating the change in seasons and treating yourself to a shoot.  We’ve had such a gorgeous array of lifestyle portraits this year, and always for us, it’s about photographing you as the best version of you.

 

Lifestyle portraits – babies and families

From the last few weeks before little ‘un arrives to the cutest tiny fingers and toes, to jumping in puddles, climbing castle walls and family garden parties,we had so much fun capturing family moments this year.

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Lifestyle portraits – beautiful female portraits

I’ve had the absolute joy of working with Thahiya this year, first among the long grasses in the summer and then the burnt oranges and reds of the autumnal leaves.  Having a portrait shoot is empowering, it’s a rare occasion for women to put themselves first, to have someone purely focus on them and capture their beauty.   And that’s why I love these shoots, plus, Thahiya has an amazing wardrobe!

 

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Lifestyle portraits – all the engagements

And last but by no means least, engagements!  This is the first time we get to work with our couples in front of the camera, and our ethos is about showing them how relaxed and natural it can be so there are no nerves on the day of the wedding.  It’s also the perfect opportunity to hear how the wedding plans are going, and I love a bit of wedding chat!   Our engagement shoots this year have ranged from dancing in the cherry blossom, walks along the Thames and escaping the hustle and bustle of the city.

 

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So there we have it, 2017’s moments through a variety of lifestyle portraits, we can’t wait to see what 2018 brings and if you have an event you want capturing (or just fancy a shoot to celebrate just how awesome you are) then we would love to hear from you.

Happy New Year,

Amanda x

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