The girls had their last lesson of the year yesterday ahead of their ballet school's performance of Don Quixote in a fortnight. They had 'open doors' too so we got to see them in action. I love how much joy is on Rosie's face whatever she's doing and how focused Evie is.
I can't believe we're almost at the end of January and a whole month into 2017! This month has flown by. For me, this year is all about taking chances and the first of those chances was to enter 50 of my photos into an international photography contest! It's a scary thing to put something… Continue reading Taking Chances ~ Jo Jackson Photography
Still looking for a last minute gift idea?Over at Fine Art America I have a limited number of 8" x 10" canvas prints of my 'Sunrise in Syöte' available at a special price! Only valid until Friday 23rd December and only a limited number of canvases are available!Don't forget gift vouchers also make awesome gifts… Continue reading Special Offer – Canvas Prints
Today is small business Saturday - a day to emphasise the importance of working with and buying from small businesses - and as such I want to thank everyone who has booked sessions or weddings with me this year.It really does mean a lot to my little family and I. <3I can promise you that every… Continue reading Small Business Saturday
It's been a little quiet around here lately but I can assure you I've been very busy behind the scenes - Christmas mini sessions, Father's Day gift ides and so much more coming your way very soon!But first, I'm very excited to share a new kind of photoshoot that I'm now offering to clients.These days… Continue reading Beautiful You ~ Boudoir photography, Oulu, Finland
"Remember, remember, the 5th of November,Gunpowder, treason and plot..."Having grown up in York I have no excuse to forget Guy Fawkes' Night. He was born in the city in 1570, in the building next door to where my parents used to work- and haunted it too so the stories say!Here in Finland there are no… Continue reading Bonfire Night ~ Family photography, Oulu, Finland
I love Halloween! I might be one of my favourite holidays.As a family we have a few little traditions we always do at this time of year and one of the most fun has to be our annual pumpkin carving!
I was shopping for birthday presents for my husband last week and while waiting in the queue I spotted two t-shirts in the sale that were just meant for a photoshoot!
It was a gorgeous sunny day when Marjokaisa 'Markka' and Jukka got married here in Oulu. The ceremony at Oulujoki church was beautiful and the reception at Seelari was everything a good reception should be - full of laughter, love and overflowing with joy. We took their portraits at Nallikari with their amazing wedding car… Continue reading Markka and Jukka ~ Wedding photography, Oulu