Documenting your family is about capturing the beauty in the everyday activities. 

The milestones are important, and so are the ordinary moments. 

This is about the journey of being a family unit.  

 In 30 years time you can look back

and grasp for air as you watch the love your family shared. 

 

WHO IS THIS SERVICE FOR?

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For families with littles

We all know little ones grow up so quickly. This is a great opportunity to capture their  innocence, their fun energy and the joy they bring to the everyday activities. Cooking may take twice as long, but hey don’t they look cute helping with activities around the house? 

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for families with middles

Families with middles (6 years old plus) usually love outside activities where "middles" can show off a bit of independence. They can climb trees, jump high on the trampoline, do bike tricks  etc. This is a lovely age to document.

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for families on Holiday 

This is for families with kids all age, where they would like to document "a day in the holidays".  This is about documenting traveling as a family. Choose one activity and take me along with you.. Family trips are full of adventures and stories to be passed on to future generations.

THE PROCESS TIMELINE

1. BOOKING

We will choose a date & time and BOOM you are booked. Even if you are a no-time-sort-of-person, trust me! You are gonna find time and make this work. 

2. PLANNING

I will call you and you can tell me about everyone in the family, your vision for the photoshoot, your needs etc. We will then discuss how to prepare etc. 

3. PHOTOSHOOT

This is when all the planning comes together and turns into M.A.G.I.C. Woohoo!!

4. HAPPY DANCING!

Ohh yeah!!! Happy dance around the living room (just remember to close those blinds or the neighbours will think you are insane) and enjoy your family memories F.O.R.E.V.E.R. 

FAQs

  • What if I am not photogenic?

Trust me here. There is no such a thing as being or not being photogenic. A beautiful photograph is a combination of many variables such as light, composition, background, camera lens, angles, colors and emotion. Mix all these elements together with the love your family holds and we are sorted.

  • What If I can't find time on my crazy schedule? 

I hear you. Life is busy, but when we really want something, we will make time for it. 

  • WHAT IF MY CHILD HAS A MELTDOWN during the shoot?

Totally not a problem at all. If that happens, we will give them a break, a bit of space and they will likely cheer up again. I also have kids, so I am with you.

  • WHERE DOES THE PHOTOSHOOT TAKE PLACE?

Lifestyle sessions take place in your home or farm or in any other place that is meaningful to you and your family. It can also be a family activity. For example, if you rather take me along to document your family fishing trip, then that's cool. We don't have to stay around the house. 

  • WHAT IF MY HOUSE DOENS'T LOOK LIKE PINTEREST?

It does't matter. It's not about the house, It's about the home and the love you share. My house certainly doesn't look like Pinterest. In fact, my house looks more like a cyclone just been through it. I blame my toddler for it. haha

  • WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?

As a general rule, wear something plain, with NO logos, graphic, florals or checkers. Busy clothes can be too distracting in a photograph. Saying that, if you don’t have something plain or really like to make a statement with your clothes, then I highly recommend you wear whatever it is that make you your own self.

  • WHAt is your photography style?

    My photography style is 80% candid photos, 20% posed.

  • DO YOU DO GIFT VOUCHERS? I WOULD LOVE TO GIVE AN "X" AMOUNT TOWARDS A PHOTOSHOOT AS A GIFT TO A FRIEND. 

Absolutely. Your friend will be thrilled with such a gift. You can purchase a gift voucher here.

MY Promise to you

My goal is to give families a chance to document their milestones as well as their casual moments of them doing their thing, with real, raw moments, emotions and lots of love. Personally, I document my family life almost on a weekly basis, because I want my kids to know their past, to understand where they came from, to see what struggles we have been through and what wins we had, but most of all how much we loved each other. I know one day this experience will empower them to move forward with their life decisions. 

 

Super Bonus: Family photography boosts children's self-esteem and gives them a sense of belonging. Find out more here.

PRICING

2 hours coverage NZD $350- best 50 photos delivered digitally

And because we are not promised tomorrow and we do not know what the future holds, every day you put off doing this shoot for your family, you run the risk of it never happening, life gets too busy and work gets on the way. The truth is we need to make time for things that matter. In 20 years time you will be so glad you did this. I promise. 

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