Hello, my name is Robyn and I'm a blogger, mommy, children's photographer and photography coach, living in West Midlands, England. In this blog you'll find my photos, inspiration and tutorials. I created this blog to help you create photos and wall art that you love.

Train your eye
Learning Photography

Training your eye – Part 2

If you haven’t read Part 1. Stop and pop back and read it. It’ll be worth it. Many people believe that training your photographic eye can only come with time and practice. Like many skills out there is needs to be developed. Want to see the difference between a trained

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Training your eye guide- Part 1
Learning Photography

Training your eye- Part 1

Facebook Pinterest Google+ Twitter LinkedIn What does having a photographic eye actually mean? When you think about what makes a good photographer? Many people believe it to with the ability to use expensive gear. A while expensive gear certainly helps. If you give anyone a beautiful camera that doesn’t mean

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First day back to school photo
Autumn Photography

7+ Creative and Easy First Day at School Photo Ideas

Summer is over and the learning season is beginning. While I know for many of you the back to school season is filled with dread of needing to find that perfect shade of their school uniform without passing out at the cost, but for me I’ve always loved the back

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Being a photographer is something that I enjoy every day, but it is also something that I have learned a lot doing. Patience, living in the moment, learning to persevere are all things that photography has taught me and much more. There’s a lot more to taking great photos than just good lighting and composition (although they matter too!) – click to read more! #photography #photographylessons #takingphotos #photographybusiness
Inspiration

What photography has taught me?

We dwell for so long on what we need to learn about photography, whether it be the settings, compositions, techniques. Today, I want to flip it and look at what photography has taught me in return. Patience Photography is all about timing. It’s about waiting for the right moment and

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Inspiration

How to find the right mentor

I’ve been putting off getting a photography mentor because it’s an additional cost and I doubted how effective a mentor would be on my photography. I believe that you should never stop learning, but I already know the basics and I was worried that I’d be repeating the same old

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How to make your good photos great.
Editing

How to make your good photos great.

Why you need to edit? I don’t know why when people hear the term edit, they automatically think 4 hours in photoshop, making extreme changes. For me: Subtlety is key- a good edit shouldn’t be obvious. Robyn O’Brien Tweet Master the Basics Just start with the basics again. Crop, Exposure,

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camera with weekly photo challenge title
Learning Photography

52 Week Challenge- Join our Weekly Photo Challenge!

What is the 52 Week Photo Challenge? Unlike most photography challenges which are just a simple list of ideas, this 52 week photo challenge is designed to push your photography to the next level. Every week a new tutorial is unlocked and you can explore the theme, ask questions and

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Preparing for your photoshoot

Receive the toddler proof plan

Want to capture that super sweet moment, without everyone ending up in tears?

Learn how to get the most out of your photo session even if you’ve got kids who refuse to sit still or even look at a camera in the first place, with this printable session planner & checklist.

  • Avoid wasting your session and ONLY capturing ugly side of motherhood
  • Create a perfectly timed magical family fun experience you will want to remember forever
  • Plan your child-proof outfits, so that you can finally sit back and relax

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5 Days to better photos challenge

Starts monday