Welcome to the KW Photography Blog! 
Here you will get to discover what's been happening in the world of KW Photography and, of course, I will be sharing photos from recent photography sessions. These include maternity photos, newborn and baby photos, children, family portraits and location photography

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Thanks, Karen

Why professional photographers edit their photographs

November 20, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
If you haven’t hired a professional photographer before, you could be forgiven for wondering why professional photographers edit their photographs. Common questions I have been asked by clients before include: Why do the images need editing - surely a skilled professional photographer creates the image in the camera itself, not on the computer?...
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A milk dress maternity photoshoot!

November 15, 2017  •  7 Comments
I'm often coming up with ideas for creative portraits; some I don't do anything about, others I get a little bit obsessed with and decide to give it a go. The 'Milk dress' Case in point. Last year I saw the most amazing 'milk dress' "pinup" style photos from a great photographer called Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz. Wow! His work is just inspirational...
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Indoor family attractions in Bournemouth and Poole

November 14, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
In today’s blog, I’m sharing a roundup of my ten favourite indoor and wet-weather family attractions in Bournemouth and Poole. Why? Well, because, as a mum of two, I know how hard it is to conjure up activities when it’s wet, windy and cold outside. Luckily, down here in Dorset we’re spoilt for choice when it comes to options for indoor family en...
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Six tips for photographing older children and teenagers

October 25, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Photographing older children and teenagers can be very tricky. As a mum of one teenager and one almost-teenager, I know that it’s sometimes ridiculously hard to get big kids to cooperate and pose for portraits. Perhaps if you’re a parent to older children you’ll share my pain?! Photographing camera-shy teens As they grow up, teenagers can become...
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When should you book a cake smash photoshoot?

October 13, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Cake smash photoshoots are usually done to commemorate a baby’s first birthday. So, if your little one’s birthday is fast approaching and you’re considering a cake smash session, now is the time to act! However – and this may go against everything you’ve heard about cake smash sessions before – cake smash photoshoots don’t have to be done on your...
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Join me on an outdoor maternity photoshoot this autumn

October 05, 2017  •  3 Comments
Today on the blog, I wanted to share with you some examples of the maternity portraits I’ve taken recently while out on location. Since the leaves are changing colour and falling to the ground now, it’s the perfect time to have an outdoor maternity photoshoot. The gorgeous burnt oranges, browns and yellows are everywhere at the moment. And these...
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