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Recent Family Portraits

Recent family portraits. I just wanted to post a couple, or three, recent family portraits. It’s really easy as you work away at things to forget to post stuff!  So, here’s a glimpse of what I have been up to. The first image, that’s my youngest giving me the “how long do I have to…

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Photographing Children | Tips For Better Photos

Photographing children is something that I love to do. Fortunately, they seem to be happy to put up with me A few days ago, I was photographing a Bridal Shower, when in walked a very pretty young lady. As she was taking her coat off, she saw my camera, and immediately launched into a couple of…

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Shine Fashion Show

Shine Fashion Show presented by Variety Children’s Charity & FAR Therapeutic Arts & Recreation. If you wanted to see an elegant display of courage, confidence, and high levels of enthusiasm, then the Shine Fashion Show held at The Somerset Collection on Sunday was the place to be. As an able bodied person, the thought of performing…

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FAR Sing Out 4 Kids

FAR Sing Out 4 Kids 2018, a fundraising event in support of FAR Therapeutic Arts & Recreation.was held at The Townsend Hotel last night. (See Full Image Gallery) The event was hosted by Roop Raj from Fox 2, and he kept things moving along beautifully. It’s clear listening to him that Roop is an avid…

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Dakota – Outdoor Senior Session

Dakota – Outdoor Senior Session. Here is Part Two of the session with Dakota. We spent a good deal of time wandering around the beautiful landscape – perfect photography weather. Yes, these should all have been posted before now, some other events took over that got in the way. They were however posted by my…

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Dakota – Studio Senior Session

A couple of senior sessions with Dakota produced some lovely images, and for some reason entirely unknown to myself – I didn’t blog them! Better late than never I guess. Session one was in a studio setting, and a selection of favorites are included in this post. Dakota is really interesting. On the one hand,…

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Environmental Portrait Of A Doctor

Environmental Portrait Of A Doctor. Environmental portraits are fun! Recently, I was asked to take an environmental portrait of a retiring doctor, in his office. You can visit the portraits page here. The office was on the second floor of a professional building, right opposite the main entrance to the Townsend Hotel, Birmingham. The shoot…

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Four Years On

Four years on. Four years ago this image of my girls was taken, and how they have changed! Our children grow so fast, in such a short time. Today, they seem to be twice as tall, twice as smart, and twice as …. well, everything! That’s how it is with childhood. As a child, it…

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Angie & Jeff – Bloomfield Hills Country Club Wedding

Angie & Jeff Bloomfield Hills Country Club Wedding. Angie & Jeff held their winter wedding at the Bloomfield Hills Country Club, and like all winter weddings, it was a bit cold outside. That’s not true – it was absolutely freezing! Filled with good intentions, we decided that we should pop outside and take some beautiful…

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Heart Melters

Heart Melters. Yes, these two are certainly going to melt a few hearts in their lifetimes. These are images from a recent impromptu family shoot. With a very small window of opportunity as far as attention spans are concerned, we managed to nail some nice shots. But only AFTER sending the parents out of the…

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