Tag: photography

7 Photographers to Inspire You

The following photographers are so far the most inspiring I have come across. They’re the artists behind the work that makes me want to try and create amazing pictures, send my imagination into a tizz and explore new ideas. I could happily gaze over…

2016 A Year in Review

2016 was a big one for us, with the purchase of our first home in April and the arrival of our second little cherub, Toby! So understandably I was a little slow on the creative side, but I did manage to have a fairly…

Welcome to the World little one

On Thursday, November 17th at 11:59pm our second son was born. We named him Toby. (The babe with the power) I’m a very proud mama and can’t help but bomb you with some baby photos, so here’s a few of my favourite pictures of…

Portrait Photography – My Top 5 Tips

Firstly I should just be clear that I’m not exactly a famous photographer, in fact I’m the complete opposite.. not famous. I haven’t taken any lessons or completed any courses, I’m all self taught. However, I’m not that bad.. or at least you can…

2016 Mad Tea Party!

Welcome! This is my very first online Mad Tea Party Blog Hop, hosted by the ever so delightful Vanessa at ‘A Fancilful Twist’. I’m not entirely sure what to expect, and I believe I’m half a day in front of everyone else, but here…

365 Project Completed

  On the 2nd of July 2013, a friend of mine posted a comment on facebook that said she was going to write a poem everyday for a whole month. It got me thinking. I have read about photographers who have attempted the 365 photography project,…

Happily ever after..

A couple of weeks ago I was honored to be the main photographer for a very special event.. a beautiful garden wedding! I have photographed friend’s weddings before, as a guest, but this time my sole purpose of being there was to capture those…

‘Pod’ – My Belly Cast Creation

When I was expecting, I was given a belly cast kit. Now obviously I love to be creative and I especially love to try new things, and making a belly cast was certainly something I hadn’t done before. Naturally I began to research ideas…

29 days down, 336 to go..

  29 days ago I started the 365 project, taking a photo every day for a year. I wrote a post about it here and you can view the photos I’ve taken so far, here. It has proven to be a bit trickier than I first…

Seeing Stars – Bokeh

Today is day 4 of my 365 photography challenge and I created this photo: As you can see I’ve turned the bokeh (out of focus light) into stars! It’s a neat little trick I learned a while ago.. I think I need a bit…

365 Photography Challenge

So.. I have decided to finally take on the 365 photography challenge! I’ve always wanted to give it a go but couldn’t quite commit myself to it. The challenge is to take a photo every day for an entire year.. which when you think…

I’m so crafty, I make people!

That’s right, I make people.. well, person. In the last post I was overdue to have a little baby, 10 days later he was finally born! It’s been a month all ready so I thought I’d update my blog and post a few (creative)…

Faery Photos @ The Pixie Collective!

As a follow up to my ‘exciting news’ I am happy to say the exhibition will not be going ahead.. (Then why would I be happy you ask?) Well!! The wonderful little pixies at The Pixie Collective have let me put my work up…

Time of the Faeries

The very talented Joseph and Donny Ha Corsentino are the amazing artists behind ‘Time of the Faeries,’ which is the original source of inspiration for my own ‘Faery Photos’. (And to my mum’s horror,  my tattoo!) Geez, it’s only a tiny one mum! Hehe.. anyways, Time of the…

I heart Kirsty Mitchell Photography

I can’t remember exactly how I discovered the beautiful work of Kirsty Mitchell, but I’m so glad I did. Her photography is just breathtaking, especially her ‘Wonderland’ series. I can’t get enough of her and I’m really looking forward to the rest of the…