Hope you're all enjoying the long weekend! We'll be spending part of ours planning for our summer road trip back to the UK in July. In the past we've driven from Finland to the UK with the girls at very young ages, and the dog, and we've camped too. Just to make it even more… Continue reading Getting ready to road trip
Today was Virpomispäivä or Palm Sunday to the rest of the world. Here in Finland children decorate sticks with brightly coloured feathers and tissue paper and dress up like witches. They go door to door saying a poem offering spring blessings and then exchange the sticks with the home owner for candy. Not a bad… Continue reading Easter Witches
Last Spring I put out a model call for couples who'd like to come and share their own personal love story with me and have some couples photos taken at the same time. They were among some of the most fun shoots I've been lucky enough to take part in. We had couples married for… Continue reading Love Stories 2017 ~ Jo Jackson Photography
I love this time of year because it's when the sunlight really starts coming back. After the long dark winter it's arrival is always gladly welcomed. Today the sun was shining and it seemed a shame to waste the light so I pulled my camera out and snapped some candid shots of my crazy little… Continue reading Love the light ~ Jo Jackson Photography
Having seen so many beautiful wintery bridal shoots in the Shoot and Share photo contest I really want to take some of my own. I've never shot a winter wedding and the idea has really sparked my imagination! So, I'm looking for models in the Oulu area who fancy the idea of dusting off their… Continue reading Winter Wonderland Bridal Shoot
This year is hopefully going to be full of new beginnings for both me and my business. It's only mid-February and I've already been able to tick off a lot of goals from the plan I made for the new year ahead! Last month I entered 50 of my photos into the 'Shoot and Share'… Continue reading New Beginnings
We're already two weeks into the new year and I would imagine more than a few of you have already started taking photos of your friends and family, your hobbies and passions. But as the weeks and months pass and the number of photos on your phone or your laptop increase...what are you ultimately going… Continue reading 12 Photobook Ideas
I don't know about you but I can't wait for the clock to get to midnight tonight - and not just because of the fireworks, bubbly and fun to be had creating our traditional sparkler family photo either! 2017 is going to be a big year - I've decided! - and it will start for… Continue reading Looking forward to 2017!
Hope you're all having days as wonderful and lovely as you all are!
Sorry it's been quiet around here the last couple of days, but it's been a little hectic.There is a blog post on the way but in the meantime I do have a sneak peek for you from last night's beautiful engagement session of Merika and Ilja whose wedding I'll be photographing next weekend.More coming very… Continue reading SNEAK PEEK – Merika + Ilja ~ Engagement Shoot