• Amberlight Images award winning newborn photography blog
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    Award Winning Newborn Baby Blog

    This morning I woke up to my phone buzzing… literally! Not my usual alarm, but the arrival of an email informing me that our humble little blog had won an award from Feedspot Blog Reader… We are number 7 in their list of The Top 10 UK Newborn Photography Blogs! Just Wow! So, putting my excitement to one side, as my real alarm was now calling, and the usual morning rush ensued, dragging an unenthusiastic pre-teen out of bed, making packed lunches, ensuring the guinea pigs were turfed out into the garden for free food, checking school bags were packed,…

  • Parents with tiny newborn baby photo copyright Amberlight Images
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    Photography Training

    As part of our newborn sessions we always encourage parents to have photographs taken with their baby. Time passes so quickly and before you know it your little one is on the move, walking and talking….and that time when you were a brand new family and they were so tiny and new is just a memory. Photographs with your newborn also give a clear perspective of just how little they are; just a couple of weeks later and they will no longer fit in Dad’s hands or will have grown too big to sleep flat out in mummy’s lap! 

  • child taking photos of poppies, photography mentoring, Amberlight Images
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    Honouring our past…

    …and mentoring our future. So last weekend was the final day of the Poppies display at St Georges Hall in Liverpool. And my 9yo daughter had just been given a SLR digital camera for her birthday, it seemed like the perfect opportunity for her to learn about her new ‘toy’. She was already well aware of the significance of Remembrance Day, but this the first time she had seen the visiting ‘weeping window’ display during it’s time in Liverpool. On a bitterly cold raw January day, she spent a long time studying the poppies, and taking photographs to capture the…