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Monday, 22 September 2014

Mini Sessions - Yorkshire Portrait Photography

We're reaching that time of year, when the light is golden, you can see your breath in the morning, and stews and soups are the comfort food of choice!  It's also one of our favourite times of year for our portrait photography.  Leaf crunching, puddle splashing, scarves, wellies & bobble hats all set against those beautiful autumnal hues.

If you've been thinking about booking a portrait shoot with us, we're going to be holding our Wild Things In The Woods mini portrait sessions in the October half term.  These taster sessions have always proved to be very popular, and give you a good idea of what we're all about!  We're so pleased to be holding them down in Hardcastle Crags, Hebden Bridge, a location we love.  We will be setting up camp very close to Gibson Mill.  Each mini session will be for 20 minutes, and it's £45.00 which includes a complementary 9"x6" fine art print (the regular cost for our Life In The Great Outdoors sessions is £150 with a £50 credit towards display products).  We'll be setting up a bell tent, and we're really pleased that we'll be joined by children's author Liz Flanagan who will be reading from her new book Dara's Clever Trap from 12-2pm.

The sessions will run from 11am-4pm on Wednesday October 29th at Hardcastle Crags.  If you would like to book your wild things a place, please email, or call 07912 325 833.

We'd love to see you down there!

Liz Flanagan - children's author

Sunday, 14 September 2014

Diya & Amba - Portrait Shoot

We took a trip down to Surrey a few weeks ago for a portrait shoot with the gorgeous Diya & Amba.  Sisters, cohorts, kindred spirits.  We were joined by their Grandad, and took a trip to Carshalton Lavender and then strolled in the park.  We had a thunderstorm, outfit changes, Frozen renditions, and a lot of dancing!  In our portraits, we love capturing little characters and going with them wherever the shoot takes us.

If you're thinking about booking a shoot with us, but want to find out a bit more, how's about booking one of our taster sessions first.  We are holding our Wild Things In The Woods mini shoots on October 29th down in Hardcastle Crags, Hebden Bridge.  If you'd be interested in booking in your little explorer, just call on 07912 325 833 or email us at  You can find out a bit more information at this link. 

Have a great week everyone!

Thursday, 4 September 2014

On The Beach

Before a wedding a couple of weeks ago, we took a little early evening trip down to Seaham beach.  The pebbles were really smooth, perfect for skimming.  The gorgeous sea glass glinted, and pieces of driftwood jutted out from the stones, worn by the waves.  There were other streaks of colour too, from cloth, fishing nets, and a few random objects.  Although they don't really belong there, they seemed to almost complement the pebbles, each having  a story to tell.  The pools were so still and clear, and as the sun set, the rocks almost looked like they were on fire.  I've always had a call to the sea, and I think one day we will live by the coast.  But for now, I'm just happy to discover new places and their beaches.