ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘family portraits’


No joke, this shoot has been about 3 years in the pipeline! One of those… ‘We must book a session with you…’ scenarios that just didn’t quite happen…. until a few weeks ago. And OH MY GOODNESS, so worth the wait! This has to be one of my all-time favourite extended family sessions to date. […]Continue Reading


You know what, lively excited children often make for the best photo sessions!! I love how natural and fun this session was. I went to the Flint’s beautiful family home in West Auckland late one sunny afternoon during the week. I am totally hooked on sunset sessions! The light is just gorgeous, and we could […]Continue Reading


Typically during the winter months I am quieter with family sessions, so I took the opportunity this year to style a mid-winter session of my children and some of their favorite people. Sunset in winter can produce some of the most beautiful light! You really don’t need to wait for summer, fabulous family photographs can […]Continue Reading


Yes it is always lovely to have photographs at your local park or beach… but never underestimate your own backyard!!! This stunning Autumn family photo session took place at the Maltman’s home one Saturday morning. Adding to the bonus of not having to get everyone out the house, Kylie could easily add all the pretty […]Continue Reading


I looooove it when families come to me prepared with creative ideas and props for their photo shoot! I encourage you, if it interests you, explore your creative side and research ideas you would like to try at your photo session…. Just like this family. We spent an amazing hour and a half after work […]Continue Reading


It was 9.00am on the dot that I met this incredible family at Big King Reserve. This was the first time we had met, but instantly we had a connection. Jenny and I both grew up in Three Kings, and ‘Three Kings Reserve’ (as it was called back then) was our old stomping ground. I […]Continue Reading


Little Casey has to have some of the most gorgeous eyes I have ever photographed! He was just a photographers dream. Super happy and cheerful, and absolutely gorgeous! I met these three at the Auckland Botanical gardens a few Saturdays ago. Even in mid-drought, the Botanical gardens is still an amazing location to take photographs. […]Continue Reading


So we finally had our very own photo shoot! I booked our session with my very talented cousin Madeline Ireland who did an amazing job!! Check out her blog here. Even though Denzel took the whole shoot very seriously and hardly cracked a smile (cheeky little man!) what was most important to us was that […]Continue Reading


Spring is such a pretty time of the year! It has to be one of my favourite seasons for an outdoor family photo shoot. And this is the McGlynn family – absolutely picture perfect! I had so much fun photographing these four. This was a late Friday afternoon photo session and the lighting was just […]Continue Reading


Meet the little Jones family! We had an afternoon of photos, coffee and laughs a few weeks back… Wee Carter is such a cutie – I love his big grin! It was such a pleasure to photograph this gorgeous little man. And check out his Daddys vintage teddy bear – it was obviously very well […]Continue Reading