Raise your hand if you’ve been talking about getting those long-awaited family photos for years. 👋

Ah, the classic “maybe next year” mantra we tell ourselves. 🤔

But guess what? A whole lot can change in just one year.

Here’s the deal: family photography is all about capturing this unique chapter of your life. It’s about freezing those moments, those giggles, and those tight squeezes in time. So, why on earth would you wait any longer? The summer holidays are the perfect time to get those family photos that you’ve talked about for so long.

Think about it. The summer holidays bring a much-needed break from the daily hustle and bustle. School’s out, work schedules might be a bit more flexible, and you finally have some breathing room to focus on what truly matters—your family. It’s the ideal time to hit pause, slow down, and enjoy those precious moments together.

Summertime means that you can get outside and make the use the golden beaches of the North Coast of Northern Ireland as the backdrop of your family’s memories. The vibrant colours and warm sunlight (here’s hoping) adds a magical touch to your photographs.

Not only that, but the summer holidays bring about a sense of adventure and exploration. It’s the season for family holidays, day trips, and spontaneous outings. Embrace the spirit of adventure and let me capture those unforgettable moments during your family adventures. Whether it’s building sandcastles on the beach or enjoying a picnic, these activities make for fantastic photo opportunities that truly showcase your family’s love and connection.

And let’s not forget about the relaxed vibes of summer. With fewer obligations and more leisure time, you can truly immerse yourself in the experience of a family photography session. No need to rush or worry about ticking off tasks from your to-do list. Instead, you can fully enjoy the process, have fun, and create lasting memories while I capture the beauty of your family story.

So, forget about the “I’ve no time” myth and embrace the summer holidays as the perfect opportunity for family photos. Let’s make the most of this season of warmth, adventure, and relaxation to freeze those precious moments in time. When you look back at these photos in the years to come, you’ll be grateful you took the time to capture the joy, love, and laughter that filled your family’s summer days.




Downhill beach family photoshoot

Downhill beach family photoshoot

It was lovely to catch up with Edeanne and Sammy on their Downhill Beach family photoshoot and to capture memories for their family. I had the pleasure of photographing Edeanne and Sammy’s wedding (I won’t say how long ago!), so it was lovely to hang out and get some...

Are you herding cats when you try to get a family photo? 

Are you herding cats when you try to get a family photo? 

Let me paint a familiar picture for you: you're trying to wrangle your kids for that perfect family photo, but it feels like herding cats, am I right?  You've got one little angel posing perfectly, and just as you're about to snap the pic, chaos erupts!  It's...