Canberra Portrait Photographer

Belly to Baby Sessions!

Are you thinking about a maternity session to compliment your newborn photos? Look at these gorgeous Mums-to-be (and Dads!) who have all had their beautiful baby bump captured in their Belly to Baby Session! Stunning! Basically all of these dresses are available for you to wear free of charge!

Babies Babies Babies!

Oh my goodness I have had the most gorgeous babies in the studio and have not blogged anything for so long! So here is a snapshot of some of the babes I’ve been lucky enough to photograph and cuddle recently!

Milk Bath Maternity

I've had this vision for quite some time to do a milk bath session, and my gorgeous client was so excited to do this as well, so once her bump was ready at 34 weeks, we did it! I bought the lace dress specifically for this, (so it is available to use in your very own session), the softness of the lace paired with the milk bath and beautiful flowers and soft greens just made the whole session!

Professionally Printed Photos

Did you know? I print your photos for you and I deliver them to your door! Today I had some very excited families as I delivered their print orders. Part of my service to you, is not only to take your family portraits, but to make sure that you get the best quality print to put on your wall! They come ready to frame too, so I make it as easy as I can for you! Don't let a USB sit in the drawer doing nothing, get those prints of your gorgeous family up for everyone to see. It also gives your children a sense of belonging, they can see themselves on the wall, and know that they are a special part of your family. My children have always loved seeing their photos up! Thanks to my 8yr old for the phone pic!

I photographed a Wedding guys!!

Yesterday was the most beautiful day out at The Old Stone House Bungendore! Thank you to Natalie and Michael for trusting me with their special day! I have assisted on Weddings before, but this was my first solo one and my first one for my business! Almost everything was sourced locally from Bungendore by the couple, which is great to shop local!

2017 Christmas Sessions!

I had so much fun with this years Christmas Sessions! I had a lot of old and new faces in the studio! Some of the sessions below:

Down Syndrome Awareness Sessions

I am so privileged to be a part of an Australia-wide project that is being organised for Down Syndrome Awareness Month in October. I, along with many other photographers in Australia volunteered our time and skills to give these amazing families some precious images of their children. I had an amazing time photographing these gorgeous little souls and I can't wait to see the final project come together!

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Rainbow Baby Canberra

This gorgeous little girl is a Rainbow Baby. For those of you who don't know, a Rainbow Baby is a child born after the loss of a baby through miscarriage, stillbirth or as an infant. A beautiful Rainbow appears after the storm, and this little one's family have been through so much, and to photograph her in this symbolic way was my absolute honour.

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I love when clients come back for new additions!

I photographed this beautiful family not long after I started my photography business and it was so lovely to see them again for their next addition to their family with Baby M! At 2 weeks old she was just so gorgeous and have a look at that hair - we definitely found her perfect colour with the green, but Oh My, look at the "beary" cute pink setup!

Baby P - she did not win the sleep battle!!

This gorgeous girl was just over 4 weeks old for her session, and whilst that's a little older than I normally would photograph for a newborn portrait session, I used all of my baby whispering skills on her and she did not win the sleep battle! Her beautiful family drove from Cooma to Canberra to have her photographed and I can't wait to show them all of their photos!

Canberra Maternity Photography

I had the MOST gorgeous Mums-To-Be in studio a couple of weeks ago and we had Sarah Tahir from Makeup By Sarah Tahir (https://www.facebook.com/Sarah.Tahir/) come along and make the ladies feel so amazing and special! Sarah is so great at her job, I highly recommend her! 

The ladies wore beautiful gowns from https://edenelizabeth.com.au/ and Sew Unique Prop Bowtique which made them feel and look like Goddesses! 

Thanks to Brooke and Anissa for making the day an amazing one!

 

Professional Prints & why you shouldn't settle for "just the digitals"

I wanted to show you this beautiful order I completed for a client this week, and also their review of their experience with me because this is why I love print packages accompanying the digital files. I like to make it an easy process for my clients, so that their photos are printed by professionals, and not just on a USB that is put in the drawer never to see the light of day again. Life gets busy and USB's are forgotten, but with my print packages all the work is done for you and they are ready to proudly show your friends and family :)

"Katrina was so wonderful with our little Bub, so calm and patient throughout the shoot and so accommodating afterwards with the ordering process - Katrina came to our house to walk us through and help us choose the shots and then dropped them off to us when they arrived. The finished photos and albums are stunning, the best I've seen! Absolutely recommend Katrina, not only for her wonderful photography skills but for being so lovely and understanding as well, particularly with new parents who are learning the ropes with a new baby. Thanks so much again"

Autumn Family Portraits!

On the weekend, I was able to capture the last of the Autumn weather, the most stunning afternoon light and the photos are SO FUN! I can't wait to show Mum & Dad their beautiful, fun, family portrait very soon! And I can't wait to share more with you all, but for now I'll leave thisimage with you, full of love and happiness!

Mr L - 12 days

Welcome to the world another Canberra newborn Mr L! He technically wasn't due yet at his session, he wasn't due to be born for another 2 days! We had a great session, Mum & Dad loved his photos and I can't wait to get their print order to them!

 

 

Miss O ~ 8 days

Last Saturday I had the pleasure of photographing our friends newest addition! When her Mum booked in with me months ago I was so excited to share in this beautiful time with them! The family resemblance is strong in this little one, looking exactly like her brother and sister! Look at that happy smile!

www.mollycoddlephotoprops.com.au

Maternity and Newborn Combined Session!

This glowing Mum-To-Be searched the amazing Search For A Pro section on the AIPP website (www.aipp.com.au) and found me! We did a beautiful Maternity Session, with an absolutely stunning dress from www.edenelizabeth.com.au and followed that up a few short weeks later with an amazing Newborn Session when bub was 9 days old. He was a dream, he slept the whole time and was just so gorgeous! Thank you for choosing me to be such an important part in your families life!

Props - www.propsidaisy.bigcartel.com    www.edenelizabeth.com.auwww.mollycoddlephotoprops.com.au

 

 

Mother's Day Portrait Sessions

Mother’s Day Portrait Sessions Canberra – Limited sessions available!

$100 session fee – payable as your deposit to secure your 30min timeslot

No minimum purchase on your print order – buy one, two or all, up to you! All prints come with the corresponding digital file.

Up to 25 images presented to you at your ordering session where you choose A La Carte prints or a Package.

Visit the contact tab to book your session!

Don’t forget to bring Grandma and Nanna for some special photos!!

Sunday 2nd April – Starting 3pm

Saturday 8th April – Starting 3pm

Miss M - 18 days

Look at this beautiful bubba! Miss M was a little bit older than most of the newborn sessions I do, but she absolutely rocked it, sleeping the whole time! The delivery driver also arrived with my new bowl from http://propsidaisy.bigcartel.com/ right at the end and she was still asleep and I am so pleased with the way it all looks!

Props - http://propsidaisy.bigcartel.com/    www.mollycoddlephotoprops.com.au   http://fabfabricsaustralia.bigcartel.com

 

 

Sitter Sessions!

Oh my goodness I am just in love with Sitter Sessions! What a gorgeous age to capture so much cuteness! My sitter sessions are $100 for the 30min in-studio session (payable as deposit) and there's no minimum to buy from the A La Carte print menu! All prints come with the corresponding digital file, or if you can't choose a favourite then you can order from the Package menu! The rompers below are available to use in the session at no extra cost.

Rompers: http://www.ababyandabloom.bigcartel.com/  andhttps://www.woodandlacephotographyprops.com