My approach to newborn photography

“I remember the day after she was born, the midwives drew back the curtains from around my daughter and I.¬† We who had not slept but had lain all night looking at one another, through the clear plastic of the cot, taking each other in, “Oh it’s you”. Breakfast was served in the middle of…

Why prints matter

I have an old-fashioned baby book where you are supposed to record baby’s first steps, baby’s first bath etc. I assiduously filled it out for my first child, put a few details in for my second but by the time my third came along so too had digital cameras and so her “firsts’ are stored…

thetruthaboutme

So here’s the truth. I’ve been struggling with our newborn shoots for a while now. I love connecting with new mothers, it’s such a privilege to capture some of the precious first moments, the tiny details of the little one that won’t fit in your arms forever. When a baby is born so too is…

Hippy & Bloom Newborn

NEWBORN PHOTOS DIY STYLE!

I’ve been thinking about our clients who were booked in for Newborn photoshoots which have had to be put on the long finger due to Covid-19. I know it might seem trivial to you or me but to those who are becoming parents for the first time (or even the second or more…!) This is…