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Personal Branding Photography

What is Personal Branding Photography? Is it just a headshot?  Is it photos of my products?  Well yes, and yes, and an awful lot more.  Personal branding photography is a relatively new genre that has arisen with the growth of Instagram and the daily bombardment of...

Mothers’s Day Photo gift ideas

It's hard to believe that it is a whole year since Mother's Day, which was just at the start of Lockdown last year.  I am sure none of us imagined that we wouldn't be able to see family without restrictions in 2021.  Anyway, here we are, there is light at the end of...

Top Tips for Smartphone Photography

Whilst I regard my "proper" camera as one of my prized possessions, I have definitely become a convert over the last year or so to Smartphone photography.  The newer models of phones - whether iPhone or Android - are remarkable in terms of what they can achieve.  The...

Photographing the Christmas Tree!

2020 has been quite a year and I think a lot of people have gone early on the Christmas decorations ... we are all probably spending a bit more time at home this festive season, and whilst we may not be able to show off our Christmas tree to our friends and family as...

Chiltern Dogs Photo Charity project

It's 2020, it's November, and here we go again, back into Lockdown.  Sadly that means that Photography studios are not allowed to open and we should only be leaving home for essential reasons.  During the last Lockdown I took some Doorstep photos for MIND Mental...
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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Teenage photoshoot parties Buckinghamshire

Teenage photoshoot parties Buckinghamshire

Teenage photoshoot parties continue to be as popular as ever.  Bored of the swimming parties, discos, cinema outings etc?  This could be the solution - it's a chance to have some fun and laughs with friends, and to have it all captured on camera.  The parties are held...

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Photography in Fuerteventura

Photography in Fuerteventura

Last week I was lucky enough to escape the chilly British weather and head for the sun.  Working as a self employed portrait photographer means that I am responsible for my own training and development and there are so many different ways of staying up to date with...

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Favourite family portraits from 2012

Favourite family portraits from 2012

As we reach the end of the year, I always like to look back over the family portraits I have taken during the year.  As a family photographer I offer portrait sessions either in the studio or "lifestyle" - out on location or in your own home or garden.  2012 was...

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Headshots for drama students (Beaconsfield)

Headshots for drama students (Beaconsfield)

I often get asked to take headshots for business people - with the growth of social media and networking sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter etc, it is really important to have a good on line presence, and of course, every time you Tweet or post on Facebook,...

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Family portraits – Buckinghamshire

Family portraits – Buckinghamshire

At this time of year I get pretty busy with family portraits as people start to think ahead for Christmas.  A family portrait can make a great present for parents or grandparents, and I can offer both studio photography or outdoors or "lifestyle" photography.  There...

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Website Photography – Buckinghamshire

Website Photography – Buckinghamshire

As well as offering photography for corporate headshots, I also offer website photography.  This can include headshots taken on location and images that illustrate what your business is all about.  Your website is so very important in terms of the first impression you...

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Screenprint Warhol wall art canvases

Screenprint Warhol wall art canvases

When I am taking family portraits, I often supply customers with the finished product as a canvas or framed print.  Sometimes I get asked to do something different or to apply some special effects to the photographs.  All images would be edited after a session to...

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Corporate headshot photography

Corporate headshot photography

Do you need a new profile picture?  It has been said that Oscar Wilde remarked "You don't get a second chance to make a first impression" and in these days of social media and on line networking, this is so very true.  Your on line presence is your shop-front - and...

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Family photos in Buckinghamshire

Family photos in Buckinghamshire

This family with three girls came for a studio session recently - interested in getting some lovely portraits for their new house.  It was a lively session with the two year old showing us all who was boss, and not sitting still for a moment.    During sessions like...

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Baby photos in Buckinghamshire

Baby photos in Buckinghamshire

Earlier this week I photographed the lovely little baby Summer.  She is 11 months old and quite mobile - a little bit wobbly on her feet but so keen to explore everything arout her.  These photos were taken in my studio in Beaconsfield in south Buckinghamshire...

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Autumn photoshoots in Buckinghamshire

Autumn photoshoots in Buckinghamshire

The studio is not for everyone, and this was a lovely Autumn for outdoor photoshoots.  Plenty of warm days and some fantastic autumn colours.  I am happy to do location portrait shoots for families - these can either be in your own garden or out in the woods where the...

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Baby photos in Buckinghamshire

Baby photos in Buckinghamshire

I have had a number of baby photo sessions recently - always a nice idea to get some photos of the new addition to the family as early Christmas presents.  Some of these baby sessions I do in the studio for a clean fresh look, but it is also nice to photograph the...

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Photo session vouchers as presents

Photo session vouchers as presents

If you are looking for a present for that person in your life who already has everything, then what about a voucher for a photo session? I can make up vouchers for any amount - a starter voucher of £50 will cover the portrait session and a small framed print, or if...

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Family photos in Hertfordshire

Family photos in Hertfordshire

Family photos can make a great present for parents, and I have done a number of sessions this year with extended families.  This weekend found me at Pendley Manor in Tring (Pendley Manor) where I was meeting a couple of families for some photos before their...

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Wedding at Waddesdon Manor Dairy

Wedding at Waddesdon Manor Dairy

The morning of Mike and Michelle's wedding day was very soggy and wet and the rain certainly looked set to stay for the day.  Having checked several weather forecasts and not found one I liked the look of, I set off for Michelle's parents' house near Berkhamsted for...

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Teenage photoshoot birthday party

Teenage photoshoot birthday party

Another teenage photoshoot birthday party last weekend and again, some fantastic weather meaning that we could do both indoor and outdoor photos.  Amber Kelly from Beauty and Soul http://beautyandsoul.net/ was on hand again to do the girls' make up and the girls...

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Jenny Kaye Photography

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Beaconsfield HP9 1HN

 

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