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Cake Smash for Cousins !

1st Birthday Cake Smash Photo Shoot for Two

Cake Smash – many colour schemes and themes available.

Cousins Edward and Hudson celebrated their 1st Birthdays with us in the studio with a joint cake smash – with a cake each – seriously funny messy mess!!

We start all our 3-in-1 Happimess sessions with the ‘I am ONE’ shoot, where we use our bright coloured o, n and e letters for these sessions, and we have smaller letters too that we can use.   This is followed by the Cake Smash shoot, and you can choose your colour scheme, and decide whether or not you’d like pompoms and bunting.  Or whether for you, less is more – then it’s just your baby and a lovely big colourful cake.  As with these two little chaps – see pics below.

You are welcome to bring your own props too if you wish – we can discuss all this prior to you booking.

This is then followed by a wash off in our baby roll top bath with bubbles – see pics attached to this blog.  Twice as much fun with the boys and we got them both in the tub for pics together – hilarious.

Our photo sessions are relaxed and very very good fun for everyone.  We don’t limit how many people attend, although 4-5 is probably enough as more can be too overpowering for your baby.

Our cake smash sessions are not for those of you with OCD on cleanliness – LOL!   When are your babies ever going to have the chance to get really stuck into their birthday cake again?  And we mean really stuck in!!  We love mess and the messier the better!!  And it’s our mess to clear up – so you don’t have to worry about it all!  Click here to view our gallery of images.

And for lots of images – go to our Facebook page:  Shy Violet Photography.

We have lots of ideas, colour schemes and themes – so email us for more info.  All our prices are published on the website but these are for one baby per session.  Please contact us for a price for twins (it’s not twice the price!)  Click here to go to our Prices Page

All our packages include a ‘Storyboard’ Multiple collage – the 6 image idea is shown below for these two.

For more info, or to book, please email: gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk or call us on 01457 878689 or mobile 07810 533533

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Twice the Cake Smashing Mess!

 1st Birthday Cake Smashing Photo Shoot

Cake Smash – many colour schemes and themes available.

Our ‘Happimess’ / Cake Smashing sessions are seriously great fun and so so soooo messy!

We had twice as much fun and mess with Twins Orla and Erin – see pics below….

We start our 3-in-1 Happimess sessions with the ‘I am ONE’ shoot, where we use our bright coloured o, n and e letters for these sessions, and we have smaller letters too that we can use.   This is followed by the Cake Smash shoot, and you can choose your colour scheme, and decide whether or not you’d like pompoms and bunting.   You are welcome to bring your own props too if you wish – we can discuss all this prior to you booking.

This is then followed by a wash off in our baby roll top bath with bubbles – see pics attached to this blog.  Twice as much fun with twins and we were all laughiing out loud!

Our photo sessions are relaxed and very very good fun for everyone.  We don’t limit how many people attend, although 4-5 is probably enough as more can be too overpowering for your baby.

Our cake smash sessions are not for those of you with OCD on cleanliness – LOL!   When are your babies ever going to have the chance to get really stuck into their birthday cake again?  And we mean really stuck in!!  We love mess and the messier the better!!  And it’s our mess to clear up – so you don’t have to worry about it all!  Click here to view our gallery of images.

And for lots of images – go to our Facebook page:  Shy Violet Photography.

We have lots of ideas, colour schemes and themes – so email us for more info.  All our prices are published on the website but these are for one baby per session.  Please contact us for a price for twins (it’s not twice the price!)  Click here to go to our Prices Page

All our packages include a ‘Storyboard’ Multiple collage – the 4 image idea is shown below for these two.

For more info, or to book, please email: gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk or call us on 01457 878689 or mobile 07810 533533

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Fun Family Photography

Fun Fun Fun Family Photography

Family Photography –  I first met this lovely family when they came for Aurora’s 1st Birthday cake smash.  They wanted to do a Family Photography shoot to commemorate her little girls’ 2nd birthday but Aurora had developed a ‘fear’ of unknown places and didn’t enjoy going to places she’d not been before.

I have 2 little shih tzu doggies, Martha and Murphy who often come with me to the studio.  I suggested that Aurora might feel more at ease if they were there as she arrived.  We agreed and set a date.  As soon as Aurora arrived, she was totally at ease.   I don’t even think it was the presence of the dogs, as they were shut out of the studio almost immediately.

I always state ‘that I have a very warm and comfortable studio which has been designed to make you feel immediately relaxed with plenty of soft seating’ … I never rush anyone and always let the little one’s spend time getting used to me and the studio before I even get the camera out.   This certainly worked for Aurora!   And we got some fab pics – see a few of these below.

Family Photography can be tricky … so this works for all ages too … a lot of us feel uncomfortable in front of the camera.   I work the sessions so that you can have real fun with your family and therefore you almost forget the camera is there.

I have lots of ideas for Family sessions and what I call ‘Combination’ sessions – so you can combine a family session with a themed session perhaps.

We have 3  great value package offers in our current sale – click here for prices OR call me on 01457 878689 to discuss.  Or you can email me at gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk for more info.

To view our gallery of Portrait images – click here.

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Best Fun & Mess with our Cake Smash sessions!

1st Birthday Cake Smash

Our 3-in-1 ‘Happimess’ Cake Smash Photo Sessions are a very special & messy celebration of the milestone 1st Birthday

We start our 3-in-1 Happimess sessions with the ‘I am ONE’ shoot, where we use our bright coloured o, n and e letters for these sessions, this is followed by the Cake Smash shoot, and you can choose a colour scheme,  pompoms and/or bunting at the start of your session (or this can be discussed on booking).  This is then followed by a wash off in our baby roll top bath with bubbles – see all pics attached to this blog.

This is Violet absolutely loving her session with big big smiles all the way … and making us all laugh out loud!

These photo sessions are relaxed and very very good fun for everyone.  We don’t limit how many people attend, although 4-5 is probably enough as more can be too overpowering for your baby.    They are not for those of you with OCD on cleanliness – LOL!   We love mess and the messier the better!  And it’s our mess to clear up – so you don’t have to worry about it all!

Click here to view our gallery of images.  And for lots of images – go to our Facebook page:  Shy Violet Photography

All our prices are published on the website – these are for one baby per session.  Please contact us for a price for twins (it’s not twice the price!)  Click here to view our Package Options.

A standard 9″ double layered cake, personalised with your baby’s name is included in all package options.  You can pay more and upgrade to a Giant Cupcake / or Vintage themed cake.

We also hire outfits – Violet is wearing one of our outfits in her cake smash – £5.00 to hire.

For more info, or to book, please email: gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk or call us on 01457 878689 or mobile 07810 533533

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Graduation Photos

Graduation Photos

Are you going to miss your Graduation this year?

Will you miss the opportunity to commemorate  your Graduation with photos on the day?

If the answer is yes, then don’t let this occasion go by … come to us for some studio shots – can be just you or your  family can celebrate with you too.

On a good weather day, we can do outside shots as well as studio shots – we can do the formal ones and a few fun ones too if you wish.

We have a very warm and comfortable studio which has been designed to make you feel immediately relaxed with plenty of soft seating where we can chat about our ideas and my recommendations for your session.

All our photo sessions are very relaxed and informal so if you or any member of your family is camera shy, we assure you we can bring the best out of you all so that you get some fab pics to commemorate such a momentous occasion.

You will need to bring your gown, university colours and the mortar board please.  We can mock up the certificate, as we’ve done in these photos.

Please either call Gaynor on 01457 878689 or 07810 533533 for more info and costs – we have 2 great package offers!  Or email:  gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk

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Priceless and affordable Newborn Photography

Priceless and Affordable Newborn Photography

We have a wonderful studio based in Woodend Mills, Springhead, near Oldham, which is large is size but created to make you feel comfortable and fully heated to make your little newborn comfortable too.

With us you have the advantage of lots of natural images, but all our packages include as many props as you like at no additional charge.  The price you pay for your package includes all editing and retouching – there is no more to pay unless you want to upgrade after you’ve seen all your beautiful images.  Click here to view Summer Sale.

All our packages can include sibling and family shots too 🙂

Our favourite time to capture your newborn baby is between 8-12 days… or preferably within the first 14 days from birth, when your baby is still very sleepy and can be easily positioned into beautiful poses. The photo session will last approx 3 hours and babies usually sleep contentedly throughout, in our warm cosy environment.   These sessions allow for plenty of time for feeding and lots of cuddling.

Our Newborn Photography is up to 4 weeks young.  If you would like Bump to Baby photo sessions, we can provide a quote for both.

OR we can offer you a mobile Newborn session …  Where we bring our studio to your home.  We fully appreciate that after giving birth you might not want to bring your baby out, and also that you might not be able to get to our studio, which is why we can very easily come to you.  Everything we do in the studio, we can do in your home!

All we need in your home, is a cleared space of about 8ft by 8ft.  Our prices on the website are for studio sessions, so please contact us with your address for a price for a home session.

Please contact us for more info on our studio and newborn photo sessions, either by email to gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk or by phone on 01457 878689.

This is a few of the 100s ideas we have for your newborn baby ….

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NEW!! The Baby Milk Bath Photo Session

Introducing our New Baby Milk Bath  Photography

Introducing our new Baby Milk Bath photo photoshoot!   This rather unusual but beautiful concept is quite huge in America for both the baby and pregnancy shots.

I was approached by one of my current customers asking if I would do this milk bath photo shoot for her little girl’s second birthday.  I had never heard of it before … but thought it looked just beautiful – so I thought, why not give it a go.

We use real milk and real fresh flowers for every milk bath session.  It’s not the fun ‘Tub & Bubbles’ shoot that we also do, it’s more of a serene, relaxed shoot creating beautiful images – see below.

Our favourite time for the Milk Bath is probably between the ages of 1 to 3 and would be a wonderful way to capture their birthday!  The photo lasts about an hour and we can include various and unusual headbands and hats if required.

All our Milk Bath shoots take place in our lovely studio based in Woodend Mills, Springhead, near Oldham, which is large is size but created to make you feel comfortable and fully heated to make your little one comfortable too.

If you are interested to learn more or would like to book, please contact us either by email to gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk or by phone on 01457 878689.

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Beautiful Newborn Photography to 4 weeks

Beautiful Newborn Photography

Studio based or we can bring our studio to YOUR HOME

We have a wonderful warm and cosy studio based in Woodend Mills, Springhead, near Oldham, OR we are now happy to offer you a mobile Newborn session, where we bring our studio to your home.  We fully appreciate that after giving birth you might not want to bring your baby out, and also that you might not be able to get to our studio, which is why we can very easily come to you.

We can offer you a variety of Newborn ideas, from various backdrops and many gorgeous props to a very simple fabric background with no props or maybe one of our handmade newborn bonnets or headbands.

Our favourite time to capture your newborn baby is between 8-12 days… or preferably within the first 14 days from birth, when your baby is still very sleepy and can be easily positioned into beautiful poses. The photo session will last 2-3 hours and babies usually sleep contentedly throughout, in the warm cosy environment.   These sessions allow for plenty of time for feeding and lots of cuddling.

Our Newborn Photography is up to 4 weeks young.  If you would like Bump to Baby photo sessions, we can provide a quote for both.

And if you would like us to come to you … All we need in your home, is a cleared space of about 8ft by 8ft.  Our prices on the website are for studio sessions, so please contact us with your address for a price for a home session.

Please contact us for more info on our studio and newborn photo sessions, either by email to gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk or by phone on 01457 878689.

This is Francesca at just 11 days young – and introducing one of our new newborn simple fabric backdrops.

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1st Birthday ‘Happimess’ Photography

‘Happimess’ = 1st Birthday 3-in-1 photo session

Cake Smash – many colour schemes and themes available.

Our Happimess / Cake Smash sessions are seriously great fun and so so soooo messy!

We start our 3-in-1 Happimess sessions with the ‘I am ONE’ shoot, where we use our bright coloured o, n and e letters for these sessions, and we have smaller letters too that we can use.   This is followed by the Cake Smash shoot, and you can choose your colour scheme, and decide whether or not you’d like pompoms and bunting.   You are welcome to bring your own props too if you wish – we can discuss all this prior to you booking.

This is then followed by a wash off in our baby roll top bath with bubbles – see pics attached to this blog.  This is Avaya loving the pompoms as much as her session and making us all laugh out loud!

Our photo sessions are relaxed and very very good fun for everyone.  We don’t limit how many people attend, although 4-5 is probably enough as more can be too overpowering for your baby.

Our cake smash sessions are not for those of you with OCD on cleanliness – LOL!   When are your babies ever going to have the chance to get really stuck into their birthday cake again?  And we mean really stuck in!!  We love mess and the messier the better!!  And it’s our mess to clear up – so you don’t have to worry about it all!  Click here to view our gallery of images.

And for lots of images – go to our Facebook page:  Shy Violet Photography.

We have lots of ideas, colour schemes and themes – so email us for more info.  All our prices are published on the website but these are for one baby per session.  Please contact us for a price for twins (it’s not twice the price!)  Click here to go to our Prices Page

We also hire outfits – Isla is wearing one of our outfits in her cake smash – £7.50 to hire. Click here to view all outfits

For more info, or to book, please email: gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk or call us on 01457 878689 or mobile 07810 533533

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Newborn Photography – Offering Studio or Mobile photo sessions

Newborn Photography- Offering Studio or Mobile photo sessions

We can bring our studio to YOUR HOME

We have a wonderful studio based in Woodend Mills, Springhead, near Oldham, OR we can offer you a mobile Newborn sessions …  Where we bring our studio to your home.  We fully appreciate that after giving birth you might not want to bring your baby out, and also that you might not be able to get to our studio, which is why we can very easily come to you.

All we need in your home, is a cleared space of about 8ft by 8ft.  Our prices on the website are for studio sessions, so please contact us with your address for a price for a home session.

Our favourite time to capture your newborn baby is between 8-12 days… or preferably within the first 14 days from birth, when your baby is still very sleepy and can be easily positioned into beautiful poses. The photo session will last 2-3 hours and babies usually sleep contentedly throughout, in the warm cosy environment.   These sessions allow for plenty of time for feeding and lots of cuddling.

Our Newborn Photography is up to 4 weeks young.  If you would like Bump to Baby photo sessions, we can provide a quote for both.

Please contact us for more info on our studio and newborn photo sessions, either by email to gaynor@shyvioletphotography.co.uk or by phone on 01457 878689.

This is Indie at just 10 days young – her mum is a big B&W Fan.  We did B&W plus B&W with a splash of colour.  And introducing our newborn hanging basket image.

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