A majority of families, with young children especially, want at least part of a photoshoot to take place in their home. Aside from the obvious convenience of not having to shlep your whole crew, complete with 5 wardrobe changes, from point A to point B, sessions at home also allow me to capture a more personal and unique side of a family . Maybe its the mobile in your baby's nursery that you found in chic little Parisian shop, or the crayon masterpiece your toddler was kind enough to bestow upon your pristine bedroom wall ( freshly painted in non-washable Farrow & Ball estate emulsion, of course ). Whatever that special element may be, incorporating it into your images can dramatically add to the strength and feel of the image.
Ok, so you are sold on the home idea…now comes the tricky part. If, like me, you share your loving home with two loving dumplings chances are it resembles a community playgroup space more than something out of Home & Garden. So how does one find a happy medium between that cozy ( read: Fisher Price Explosion) look and boutique hotel chic? Read on to hear our tips on Getting Your Home Photoshoot Ready
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