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Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father's Day is coming up (Sunday 21st June in case you're not sure!) .... but the shops are not open yet, and with Covid-19 advice still suggesting we should stay home as much as possible, you are probably thinking of looking on line for ideas for Father's day gifts....

Lockdown Doorstep portraits

With Covid-19 putting the country in Lockdown, people everywhere found themselves in a whole new world, whether it was one of home schooling, no schooling, LOADS of work, or none at all.  Personally, I found myself with all my nursery shoots in May and June cancelled,...

Ideas for Mother’s Day gifts

With Mother's Day just around the corner (Sunday 22nd March for those who didn't know!), the emails are flooding in, trying to persuade us all to buy this or that for Mum.  I thought I'd do a little round up of some ideas for Mothers' Day - all of which support local...

Autumn Photoshoots in Buckinghamshire

Summer is definitely over now, the mornings are turning chilly .... and with conkers and autumn leaves dropping all around us, there is no denying that Autumn is well and truly upon us. Autumn photoshoots at this time of year can be really lovely with beautiful...

Dog walks near Beaconsfield, South Bucks

As a relatively new dog owner I have been amazed at how much of the local area I simply had not seen until I HAD to go out walking on a regular basis.  I've lived in Beaconsfield for fourteen years, and would have said I knew it pretty well, but with my canine...
Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father's Day is coming up (Sunday 21st June in case you're not sure!) .... but the shops are not open yet, and with Covid-19 advice still suggesting we should stay home as much as possible, you are probably thinking of looking on line for ideas for Father's day gifts....

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Lockdown Doorstep portraits

Lockdown Doorstep portraits

With Covid-19 putting the country in Lockdown, people everywhere found themselves in a whole new world, whether it was one of home schooling, no schooling, LOADS of work, or none at all.  Personally, I found myself with all my nursery shoots in May and June cancelled,...

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Ideas for Mother’s Day gifts

Ideas for Mother’s Day gifts

With Mother's Day just around the corner (Sunday 22nd March for those who didn't know!), the emails are flooding in, trying to persuade us all to buy this or that for Mum.  I thought I'd do a little round up of some ideas for Mothers' Day - all of which support local...

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Autumn Photoshoots in Buckinghamshire

Autumn Photoshoots in Buckinghamshire

Summer is definitely over now, the mornings are turning chilly .... and with conkers and autumn leaves dropping all around us, there is no denying that Autumn is well and truly upon us. Autumn photoshoots at this time of year can be really lovely with beautiful...

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Dog walks near Beaconsfield, South Bucks

Dog walks near Beaconsfield, South Bucks

As a relatively new dog owner I have been amazed at how much of the local area I simply had not seen until I HAD to go out walking on a regular basis.  I've lived in Beaconsfield for fourteen years, and would have said I knew it pretty well, but with my canine...

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International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

It's World Book Day today, and I can definitely enjoy it more now that I don't have primary school age children requiring outfits to dress up in!  Then tomorrow it's International Women's Day  .... so I am delighted to be going along to a Gliterary Lunch at the Grand...

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Lifestyle photos on location

Lifestyle photos on location

With a studio in Beaconsfield I can offer portrait sessions come rain or shine, summer or winter, but I do also love getting out and about and finding new locations in the countryside for lifestyle shoots.  Location sessions for lifestyle photography offer the...

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Beginners Photography course

Beginners Photography course

I recently started offering Photography Training workshops aimed at helping people to get the most out of their photography.  These days everyone carries round a camera in their pocket (aka  a phone), and whether you like to take photos with your phone or the latest...

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How to take photos of Fireworks

How to take photos of Fireworks

Bonfire night is nearly here, so I thought I would post a few useful tips for taking photos of them.  They are notoriously difficult to photograph well, so don't be disheartened if you find it tricky to get that perfect shot. Find your spot You will want a decent...

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Photos in the bluebells

Photos in the bluebells

A taste of summer at the weekend and the first bluebells are already starting to flower - hooray!  I love to get into the bluebell woods to combine the natural beauty of these spring flowers with family photo sessions .. or just the kids for those shy parents out...

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Photos with the family pet

Photos with the family pet

What is it they say?  Never work with animals and children?!  One of the great things about my job is that I get to work with such a range of  clients - from corporate executives for business headshots, to families with animals and children, to teenagers or product...

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Commercial Photography

Commercial Photography

Commercial photography comes in many shapes and forms - from headshots to product photography to events, and this post explores commercial photography for companies offering with a  service proposition.  This can sometimes be more difficult to demonstrate than a...

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Product Photography

Product Photography

Alongside requests for family portraits and teen photoshoots, I often get asked to provide imagery for websites or brochures.  There are many different kinds of commercial photography ranging from corporate headshots to product photography to event photography and...

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Christening Photos in Beaconsfield

Christening Photos in Beaconsfield

I was delighted to be asked to take photos at a Christening at St Mary's Church in Beaconsfield Old Town earlier this year.  It was little Evie's special day and she was the best behaved little girl imaginable which was lovely.  The ceremony was shared with another...

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Queen’s birthday photos

Queen’s birthday photos

Today the Queen celebrates her 90th birthday ... and I have thoroughly enjoyed seeing all the photos in the media of the Queen from "nought to ninety"  showing how she changed as she grew up.  There have also been various photos released by the acclaimed photographer...

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Featured Artist this month!

Featured Artist this month!

I am delighted to be the Featured Artist this month on  Bespoke Framing's website.  Do check it out to find out a little bit more about me and what I do. Many thanks to Alison Mahoney of Bespoke Framing - who, along with her husband Alex run a fantastic business in...

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To Photoshop or Not?

To Photoshop or Not?

When I am taking family portraits or corporate headshots, I am often asked "Can you Photoshop me?" or "Make me look a bit younger".  The answer is that yes, of course I can - photoshop is a key part to being a professional photographer these days.  What is more...

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A Day in the Life of a Photographer

A Day in the Life of a Photographer

When I tell people I am a photographer, I generally get quite a positive reaction - it certainly beats telling them I am an Accountant (which I used to be!).  Then almost immediately I get asked "So, do you shoot weddings?"  Which I don't, or at least, don't do...

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The trouble with Mother’s Day

The trouble with Mother’s Day

So today is Mother's Day when we can celebrate and enjoy all that our mothers have done for us ... a time to say thank you, and spend time with those special people.  But I think it is easy to forget that actually, Mother's Day can be a particularly difficult day for...

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Website photos

Website photos

Recently I was involved in a really fun project to create some new imagery for a website that was having a face-lift - new website photos to go with a re-branding.  The company was Partners with You,  founded by Sally Hindmarch.  They are all about mastering the art...

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Bucks Open Studios

Bucks Open Studios

Last summer I participated in Bucks Open Studios with a number of fellow artists. Bucks Open Studios happens across the county over two weeks in June, when over 200 local artists (from photographers to sculptors to jewellery makers to artists) open their studios to...

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Location portrait sessions

Location portrait sessions

Wonderful weather in the summer meant lots of opportunity to get out of the studio and enjoy the outdoors.  With autumn now upon us there are still some lovely mild days and the autumn colours will be looking fabulous for location shoots.  Some families prefer to have...

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The importance of a professional headshot

The importance of a professional headshot

Having a professional headshot has never been more important than now, with the continuing growth of the internet and social media.  People make very quick, sometimes snap decisions about what to look at when on-line, and the impression you create with your headshot...

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Spring photos

Spring photos

A little taste of what felt like summer over the weekend was fantastic, and all around we are beginning to see colourful signs of the arrival of spring.  Now is a great time to think about booking in for an outdoors photo session, where the natural world becomes your...

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Teen photoshoot parties

Teen photoshoot parties

Teen photoshoot parties continue to be really in demand, with 13-14 year olds the most popular age at which to do them.  They are a lovely idea for teenagers who are looking for something different.  I offer a photoshoot party for 4-8 girls at my home studio which...

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Website Photography

Website Photography

Eye-catching website photography is your big opportunity to make a big impact.  These days no-one refers to a Yellow Pages or Thomsons when looking up a business or service - in fact, I am guessing that many people under the age of twenty wouldn't even recognise those...

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Jenny Kaye Photography

85 Gregories Road

Beaconsfield HP9 1HN

 

Tel:  07944 838045

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