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.

Behind the Scenes

Will my house work for an at-home photoshoot?

I love in-home photo sessions, after all it’s about capturing what your life is like at that moment in time. It’s a common reaction to feel “my house isn’t nice enough for an at-home photoshoot”. We understand that feeling, but that’s where I come in. You might be thinking “I

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Photography Session

10 Most Common Photography Questions and Answers

So you’ve got your camera sorted and you’ve decided you want to get into photography. Great! But you’re overwhelmed with all the jargon and complex concepts that surround learning photography. Where can I find good resources for a beginning photographer? I truly believe that it doesn’t matter how good a

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10 Creative DIY Christmas Photo Ideas

Christmas is such a magical time of year in the O’Brien household. We love to create as many creative DIY Christmas photos as possible and then get creative in ways we can use photos, from wall displays to photo gifts.  Here is my 10 must-have DIY Christmas photo Ideas Stockings

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Behind the Scenes

How to be more photogenic and look great in photos?

It doesn’t matter what type of mom you are, I here the following all the time: I’ll book a family shoot once I’ve: Lose 10 ibs When things settle down When Little “Jacks” got his tooth back Once I’ve had chance to get my hair done When the kids are

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Autumn Photography

7 Sure Fire Tips to the Greatest Halloween Photos

Halloween Photo’s can be challenging if you don’t know how to create those spooky feelings. How to create a horror feel? ?? Creating that Creepy horror look in your Halloween photos is easier than you think. It’s all about the light. Have you ever seen how creepy light looks? Try

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Autumn Photography

Quick and Easy Last Minute Halloween Photo Ideas

Halloween is more than just a day these days. There’s so much you can do and of course document along the way. While it’s one of the smaller holidays here in the UK. I think it’s growing in popularity, to let go of reality and remember to live, have some

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Autumn Photography

How to pick the best family fall photo idea?

Introducing the 10 best-selling simple outdoor family fall photo ideas: The nights are getting cooler and it’s time to think about those autumn creature comforts that keep you warm and fuzzy. If you’re anything like me, as the seasons change I feel the need to need to document the next

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Autumn Photography

What to wear this fall for fantastic photos

A Guide of What to Wear at your next photo-shoot Everyone has the same thought once they know they’re having their photo taken. What am I gonna wear? Every mom wonders how they can coordinate the whole family while keeping them happy and still letting them be themselves. Fall trends

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Children

How to Get Your Kid to Genuinely Smile in Photos

Let them be themselves Everyone feel self conscious around a camera. Kids aren’t any different, and the chances are if you’re reading this then you just want a real picture of your kid happy, so let them do exactly that. A memory of them enjoying themselves.  Let them be the

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Photography Session

Worst School Photos

The amount of parents I hear complaining about their child’s bad school photos is immense. Photos are ruined for silly reasons. Hair out of place, crooked ties and unclean faces. Worst school photos are inevitable, but can you get the best ones? Here is my guide to a great school

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Autumn Photography

How to get the best back to school photos

Going back to school is another milestone on your child’s life journey. It’s one of those moments that you can’t help but think back to when they were smaller and possibly cuter. (Threenger is the making here.) With everyone saying I can’t believe how much they’ve grown. First day of

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Inspiration

Spring Photography Ideas

Are you looking for some inspiration? For your Instagram feed, your Facebook or are you just looking for some personal inspiration, on how to take photographs of your children? Whatever it maybe, I’m here to say that I’m going to help you. Whenever I think of spring I think of

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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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