All of a sudden we're here again and another year has passed. My eldest is now 11 and the preparation for her mini birthday shoot included debating between pairs of earrings and trying to find a hairstyle that would allow her 'dyed hair' to show. Something that never would have happened a year ago. She… Continue reading Time flies
Asking for a friend ~ MODEL CALL
One of my favourite kinds of status updates to read on Facebook and other places are questions supposedly posed on behalf of 'a friend'. Usually they're hilarious and definitely a pleasant change from the drama and negativity that you tend to run into sooner or later on social media these days. And they got me… Continue reading Asking for a friend ~ MODEL CALL
Awesome confirmation photos in the snow!
Last spring I met up with two very brave and beautiful young ladies to take their confirmation photos. It was a gorgeously sunny day at Nallikari but it was unbelievably windy which meant it was freezing! Their smiles never faltered though and I can only wish I had half of their poise! Here are a… Continue reading Awesome confirmation photos in the snow!
MODEL CALL – Families
Autumn is here and it’s a beautiful time of year to take photos. I’m looking for a family with children (minimum 2) to come and join me for an hour’s photo shoot at an outdoor location in Oulu this weekend while the weather is good and the leaves are still on the trees – either… Continue reading MODEL CALL – Families
How to prepare for your awesome autumn family photo shoot!
Yesterday I gave some advice about taking the pain out of your family photo session. Today I'd like to give a few pointers for making the most out of an autumn family shoot. Autumn is one of the most popular times of the year for arranging portrait sessions and it's easy to understand why. After… Continue reading How to prepare for your awesome autumn family photo shoot!
Exploring Welsh Woodlands
During our recent trip to the UK over the summer, we were lucky enough to spend a week in Wales. It really is a beautiful part of the world and our little ladies loved exploring the woodlands at Betws-y-Coed in the north. A gorgeous place to spend some time.
Beauty is everywhere
Beauty is all in how you look at things. Some people would see weeds. My little ladies saw wildflowers.
Black and white challenge
This last week a friend nominated me to take part in one of those online 'challenges' through Facebook. This time it was a 7 day black and white photo challenge. I figured it was worth a try, I'm trying to get back in the habit of taking photos everyday and thought it would be fun… Continue reading Black and white challenge
Happy Midsummer! Hyvää Juhannusta!
Happy Midsummer everyone! Hoping the sun shines on you at some point this weekend!
Joonatan is 1
Last summer I took some photos of this handsome little chap when he was only a few weeks old and a few weeks back I took some new shots of him on the eve of his 1st birthday. He had a whale of a time showing me some of his favourite toys while his… Continue reading Joonatan is 1