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5 tips to capture your kids photos at home

5 tips to capture your kids photos at home

So many parents seem almost embarrassed or ashamed to admit to me that they take photos on a phone but I LOVE to see families documenting their day-to-day life. Those candid moments you only get in real family life are precious! Sometimes the best camera really is...

Bangor’s Big Push 2019

Bangor’s Big Push 2019

I was absolutely thrilled to capture all the fun and dedication of the recent second Bangor's Big Push, in Ward Park on Saturday 14th September - all in aid of TinyLife, the premature baby charity for Northern Ireland. Organised for the second year by the lovely Agata...

My family shoot approach (and why it’s different)

My family shoot approach (and why it’s different)

I’ll be honest, I’m not like every other family photographer out there, but then your family isn't like every other family is it? I get it!  We have more photos, more cameras, less prints, less time, the internet has you convinced you need more and more digital files...

Bangor’s Big Push 2018 Photos

Bangor’s Big Push 2018 Photos

Having recently got to know Agata Young, founder of Simply Grow, a great local business for little ones, I was absolutely delighted to capture the fun and determination of the first ever Bangor's Big Push, a 5k family buggy walk around Ward Park, Bangor, Co. Down in...

7 Photographs your Small Business NEEDS

7 Photographs your Small Business NEEDS

In a visual, increasingly digital world consumers are bombarded every day with images and even the smallest business needs to be “seen”. I believe stock photography, while simple and cost effective when starting out, can really only take you so far - if your website,...