Our job as documentary family and newborn photographers is not (always) to make flattering, bright, and happy pictures of smiling faces. Our job is to freeze a moment in time, to make images that make you feel something, and to make keepsakes that you and your family can keep going back to. Our job is […]
Navigating these murky waters is not for the faint of heart. Sometimes. Sometimes, I am the captain my kids need. The house is clean. Like actually clean. My kids are happy. They are full of laughter and love. The weekly menu is planned, the weekly calendar is filled out. Clothes are washed. We have time […]
Welcome to our third edition of Breakfast Around the World. We love seeing the similarities and differences of breakfast across the globe: the struggles, the yawns, the debates over the breakfast table. We hope you enjoy this month’s collection from our documentary family photography community and wish you all a fun weekend!
WORDS AND IMAGES BY SANDRA STOKMANS, UTRECHT NETHERLANDS DOCUMENTARY FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER “I am at a loss for words” was Bernadette’s response. “Such gorgeous pictures of such intense precious moments”. I thought that was the most wonderful response on this emotion-filled documentary shoot. I was very moved by it. Not in the least because I knew Grandpa had received […]
Did you know that having photos of you and your children on display in your home can boost their self esteem? Yes, that’s right. By seeing pictures of themselves displayed on the wall within the context of their family and friends, it gives them a sense of belonging. They understand that they are not on […]
I love living in London. The beautiful architecture, the amazing free museums, the gorgeous parks – plenty of places to enjoy a family day out. But beyond the obvious, London has many hidden gems that only locals know about. This is the round up of my favourite five, perfect for enjoying as a family.