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How capturing precious memories can preserve your family story: Day in the life family photography, London

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Memories are funny old things – they stretch and distort over time, some are lost to the mists of the past, others solidified so real they could have happened yesterday, others lost entirely to age and memory loss. I was

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Larking around in the winter sun at Horniman Gardens – South London Forest Hill family photographer

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This was a lovely session just before Christmas as a Christmas present for the grandparents of this gorgeous extended family. Brother and sister Simon and Julia and their respective partners Sofia and Ben plus cousins Max and Tabitha and baby

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Huffington Post: Take photos like a Duchess and give your family the ‘Royal treatment’

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Unless you’ve been on a January detox retreat in the Himalayas with no access to news or internet you won’t have missed that Princess Charlotte attended her first day at nursery this week – or that the official photos were

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas: top tips for making the best of your festive season photos

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With all the snow and the freezing cold weather I think it’s safe to say that it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! And what better time than the festive season to get out your camera and getting some

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baking brownies, making pizza and running around with no trousers! A typical day in the life family photography session in Clapham – London family photographer

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As a London family photographer I’ve photographed this family a few times in the past – first not long after youngest Otto was born and again for his first birthday and his christening. This time we went for a relaxed

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South London family photographer – Blackheath day in the life photography session

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I have had the pleasure of photographing this family since Lexie was about 9 months old. In that time I’ve helped welcome Edith to the fold and I’ve seen the family grow together and they’ve become friends. I think I’ve

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Rachel Rimell featured in Rankin-curated ‘This is Britain’ showcase

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I’ve been published before. As a press photographer I’ve been published many times over. I’ve been shortlisted for prestigious awards and competitions. I’ve been internationally featured on occasion. I’ve even had some of my work exhibited as a London family

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Parenthood Volume 1

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I am absolutely honoured to be featured amongst such huge talent in Parenthood Collection Volume 1, a collection of photographs documenting the real and the raw of parenthood in everyday life. The collection has been curated by Alex Bagley, creator

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South London family photographer – my family: days of our lives.

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I took a little time off from client photo sessions over the latter part of the summer and early autumn to concentrate on enjoying and photographing my own family. My daughter was about to start school in September and my

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Five compelling reasons to get outside for a family documentary photo session in winter!

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Go outside? In winter? And have your photo taken? Are you serious? I mean – it’s cold! And not sunny! Who has photos taken outdoors in winter? In the UK? Bear with me here. The onset of shorter – and

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