Category archives: Portrait photography

  • #existinphotos - a moving message from Sue Bryce

  • I had a lump in my throat when I watched Sue Bryce, a portrait photographer and educator, encouraging people to #existinphotos during her CreativeLive workshop.Everyone deserves a beautiful portrait of themselves, especially women - wives, mothers, mothers-in-law, grandmothers. I heard Germain G[...]
  • Moira | Location portrait session in Dumfries

  • I've timed this post about Moira's location portrait session in Dumfries to her 60th birthday on 11 September. Happy birthday, Moira!If you read my blog, y0u will recognise the micro scenes from the recce I did in Kingholm Quay not so long ago.  I wanted to give Moira as much variety in textures[...]
  • #print2014

  • #print2014 is a hashtag for a campaign that aims to encourage people to print their photographs, and not let them get corrupted or deleted by accident from hard drives or phones.It's underpinned by a belief that despite the fact that we are the most photographed generation in the history of phot[...]
  • Fun lifestyle family portraits

  • I love taking lifestyle family portraits - carefree and fun, always taken on location, they capture the spirit of the family photographed and a range of genuine expressions and interactions.And they are an epitome of good life.The dictionary definition of a 'lifestyle' is 'a way of life that ref[...]
  • Planning your family reunion session

  • I love photographing family reunion sessions. Family members travel across the country and sometimes from abroad for a grandparents' birthday or wedding anniversary, or a Christmas get together. They often haven't seen each other for a while and are happy to catch up, so genuine emotions and joy are[...]