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BLOG, TIPS, ADVICE AND MUSINGS FROM YOUR WHITCHURCH, HAMPSHIRE STUDIO PHOTOGRAPHER

Welcome to my blog! I am Lisa, a very busy mum and professional photographer in Whitchurch, near Basingstoke. Hampshire. 

Whether I’m cuddling new babies for newborn photography, getting covered in icing to celebrate baby’s first birthday at their cake smash, or carefully posing the whole family for your heirloom family portrait, I just love my job! 

As you can imagine, I meet lots of lovely and interesting people along the way. Here I share stories about photoshoots, information so you know a little bit more about what I do. I’ll give you advice to help you to choose the right photographer for you, or prepare for your shoot, or decide what to wear, and I’ll also give you a little peek behind the scenes so you can see what the life of a photographer is really like! 

What is a Newborn Photo Shoot?

What is a Newborn Photo Shoot?

A Newborn Photo Shoot is a beautiful way to freeze the most intimate and precious moments of a baby's life. These moments are often fleeting and capturing them is like holding onto a piece of magic. These photos are not just a record of a baby's first few weeks, but...

Fabulous 40 or just another birthday?

Fabulous 40 or just another birthday?

Fabulous 40 or just another birthday? My 40th Birthday is fast approaching and i'm reflecting on my life so far and the lessons I've learned. I wanted to write a blog post that captures the essence of turning 40 and why its Fabulous 40. The wisdom that comes with...

5 Tips to Prepare Your Children for a Studio Photoshoot

5 Tips to Prepare Your Children for a Studio Photoshoot

So, you've decided to capture those precious moments of your little ones in a studio photoshoot - what a great choice! But let's face it, getting young children camera-ready isn't always a walk in the park. Fear not, though! I've got your back with some...

What to wear to your Newborn Photoshoot?

What to wear to your Newborn Photoshoot?

What to wear to your Newborn Photoshoot? I’ve spoken before about the importance of photographing your newborn baby but now’s the time to talk about you existing in those photographs too. You might not feel like your most photographic self right now but I always say...

Five reasons why Family Photography is important

Five reasons why Family Photography is important

Five reasons why Family Photography is important from your Whitchurch, Hampshire Studio Photographer. We are conscious of photographing our newborn babies, but, we must also remember to document the journey through older years too. The people in your family are your...

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is Sunday March 10th 2024. Here are some Mother's Day Gift Ideas for the Mum(s) in your life from your Whitchurch, Hampshire Studio Photographer. As a mum myself it’s not a big expensive gift we are hoping for, it is knowing our children or children’s Dad...

What to pack in your Hospital Bag

What to pack in your Hospital Bag

What to pack in your Hospital Bag and when to pack it is a question all expectant parents ask themselves.  If you are you 34 weeks or more pregnant then you should have your hospital bag packed and ready to go or be starting to pack it very soon. We know the...

Questions to ask a Newborn Photographer before booking.

Questions to ask a Newborn Photographer before booking.

Here are 3 questions to ask a Newborn Photographer before booking. Do you have any professional training? It might surprise you but there is not a governing body for Newborn Photography. You do not need to be qualified, trained, or even insured. Based on the years of...

Meet your Whitchurch Hampshire Studio Photographer

Meet your Whitchurch Hampshire Studio Photographer

Hi all I'm Lisa and I am the lady behind the camera here at Isla Grace Photography. Your Whitchurch, Hampshire based Studio Photographer. A bit about me, your Whitchurch, Hampshire Studio Photographer I love rock music; I feel I secretly should have been a goth, but I...