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Baby Zaydan | Nottingham baby and family photographer

Baby Zaydan | Nottingham baby and family photographer

Here are some photos from last weekend’s family portrait shoot in Nottingham with little Zaydan. The poor little thing was teething and was really feeling the pain, you could tell. We managed to get some great shots and I think we wore him out by the end. This is one of my personal favourites from the session. A real special moment shot to treasure for future years. There are many more great shots from our shoot for his parents to treasure for many years to come.

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Our Christmas Portrait Offer

Our Christmas Portrait Offer

It’s that time of year again, and we have started running our very special Christmas family portrait offer for you lucky folks out there! These portrait sessions make an absolutely fantastic Christmas gift for your parents, family members or yourselves! Take advantage of this great offer NOW to avoid disappointment. Bookings are taken on a first come first served basis, and we only photograph one family per day to ensure absolute top notch service and attention to all our beautiful clients.

We will stop taking bookings after November 30th to ensure we have enough time to deliver the best quality work we possibly can to all our valuable clients.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Family Portrait in Bramcote Park

Family Portrait in Bramcote Park

A few weeks ago I photographed a family of 10 in Bramcote Park, Nottingham. I had previously photographed this family but as a smaller group of mum, dad and three children. This time they wanted to include extended family members who happened to be visiting for a short time.

What to wear is always a question that crops up and I do my best to guide clients away from the obvious things to avoid, such as clashing, bold colours or bid logos on t-shirts etc. If my clients are on Pinterest I ask them to look at my section on “What to wear to your shoot”, where I have pinned some ideas of clothing combinations that I think would look good in a group family photo.

The weather is usually the next problem. “What if it’s raining on the day?” I am often asked. I usually reply, “Let’s hope it’s not!” But more realistically, if it is, it doesn’t usually rain heavily non stop.  There are usually breaks between the downpours and that’s when we will be shooting. There are also plenty of sheltered areas in the parks and woods where I photograph families and the kids have lots of fun finding shelter from the rain.

This shoot was on a day that was rainy and very windy too! We were all prepared and the family were very patient. I think we did very well. Judge for yourselves.

Let me know (in the comments box bellow) if you have a favourite image.

 

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Lifestyle Family Photography in Ravenshead

Lifestyle Family Photography in Ravenshead

Last summer I was asked to photograph a large family gathering at a house in Ravenshead, Nottingham. It was a beautiful house with an even more beautiful (and massive) garden. The family members were from 6 months old all the way up to the grand parents (and also the pets).

The goal was to get a shot of everyone together, some shots of each separate family unit,  and then try and get some candid more relaxed shots at the end as they chatted amongst themselves on the lawn.

Here are some of the images I captured. Let me know what you think 🙂

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contact me

Why not send me a quick note of your portrait shoot requirements so I can answer any concerns you may have.

Even better, why don't we meet over a cup of coffee and I can show you some samples of my work and the high quality albums that I use. It's a great way to exchange some ideas about the fantastic and unique photographs you can treasure forever.

I work throughout the UK, but shoot my portrait sessions mainly in Nottingham, Derby and London.

You can call me on my mobile 07900 884449.

Email me on hello@nottinghamfamilyportraits.com

I look forward to hearing from you.