I just realised as we prepare for Earth Hour tonight and to turn the clocks forwards that it's April next weekend! April!! How is that possible?!? As scary as it is that the year is going by so quickly that does mean Spring is on it's way and with it all kinds of exciting family… Continue reading Spring is coming! Graduate offer!
Last weekend we went to the Winter Village (Talvikylä) at Nallikari with the girls. It was so much fun! Reindeer, huskies, snowmobiles, snowboarding, just about every kind of sledging you can imagine and campfires perfect for cooking sausages over. I love days out like these where I can get happily carried away with my camera… Continue reading Winter Fun ~ Jo Jackson Photography
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 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
This week saw the start of the aurora season here in Northern Finland. Sadly I missed the more epic shows earlier in the week but I managed to catch these from my back garden last night.It doesn't matter how many times I see them, the thrill is always the same. <3Hopefully this is just the… Continue reading First lights… ~ Jo Jackson Photography, Nature photography
Finally, Rosie's sunflowers are ready to bloom. I know they'll be worth the wait, they always are.
Last weekend I got to photograph a family I've known for several years now which is always lots of fun. Their eldest son has been a pupil of mine and earlier this year he left my preschool classroom for the last time before starting school this past week. They grow up so fast....We shot some… Continue reading Summer fun ~ Family photography, Oulu, Finland