My 5 Favourite Toddler Shots

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Tears, tantrums and bad timing can flood a home photo shoot and leave you feeling exhausted and unaccomplished. So this week, rather than set out a list of pre-determined photo ideas which may or may not conform to your toddler’s whims and caprices at the time of the shoot, I’ve decided to do something different. This week, in lieu of technique-based ideas, I’ve set out some of my favourite themes that you can use to direct your approach to toddler photography.

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Last Minute Father’s Day Gift

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We all know that Father’s Day is approaching fast. Personally I really enjoy getting together with family, eating way too much food and starting conversations on all those subjects you normally wouldn’t touch in polite company. It’s great fun but sometimes, I’ll admit, I often forget to buy something until the last minute for dear old dad.

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PosterCandy Of The Month – 1970s Chic

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At PosterCandy, we’re all about creativity. If you’ve read through our blog before, you’ll know we’ve ventured deep into the world of arts, crafts and home décor many times with projects like creative first year baby photography, cool ideas for maternity photos, unique photo display ideas, fun ways to print Instagram photos (I could keep going) and last month’s refurbished vintage picture frame.

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3 Tantrum-Free Ways To Take Great Photos Of Babies, Kids And Teens

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The great thing about photographing babies is that it’s hard to get a bad picture. Bad hair days just look scruffy-cute, and if they’re sleeping or not paying any attention to the photographer, well, those photos can come out looking better than stuffy set up ones.

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Get Creative With These 7 Maternity Photography Ideas

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Digital photography has reshaped our relationship with photography. Now more than ever, photography is an interactive process. Gone are the times where we were stuck with that family photo of Nan with her eyes shut on the family mantlepiece, now it’s perfectly normal to take 15 snaps to make sure everyone has their eyes open, their hair perfect the dog sitting still.

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5 Creative Photography Ideas For Your Baby’s First Year

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Ok, let’s face it, not everybody in the world is going to be as enchanted and googly-eyed over your baby as you are.  Mothers – especially new mothers – share a special bond with their children that is difficult to find anywhere else in life. 

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DIY Vintage Poster Frame

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I love spending time browsing through op-shops on my weekends. You never know what kind of treasures you might stumble across. Maybe you’ll pick up a stack of books at the great price of a dollar each or you might find some cool retro kitchenware for your home.

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