Maternity catch up

It’s been two years since I had my own pregnancy photos taken. I asked my then boss, Emma Rhoades to go out early one morning and shoot atop the headland in Coffs Harbour Australia. Thinking it would be the typical sunny warm day we got to talking about billowing fabrics and laces and other ideas…

Erasing the Taboo

I’ve just finished a conversation with a girlfriend and it got me thinking. We were talking about our birth stories and how it has effected us in our lives. Both of us have become stronger for it, as so many women do, but it’s also changed a huge perspective of life. Both of us had…

Jewel Images with Julia Kelleher

If you know my work, you know I have a passion for newborn babies. They are my little hit of newborn smell that my kids don’t have anymore. These tiny beings are just beautiful to capture and get to snuggle with before capturing their tiny details. They are also my hubby’s exit strategy for not…

How to show love

The evening of June 5th 2012 will remain forever a part of my memory as one of my greatest experiences. I had the greatest honour of being asked to photograph/ support my oldest friend through her labour and birth of her second baby. To be honest I had no words to describe how much that…

Two and a bump | Beloved Session

“Please forgive me, If I act a little strange, For I know not what I do, Feels like lightning running through my veins Every time I look at you “ My {BELOVED} Session with Bridget and Jake, like many of my experiences start long before we pick up the camera. I love to get to…

Megan and Anthony {BELOVED} Pregnancy session

15th April 2012, I spent the afternoon with two gorgeous expecting parents, Megan and Anthony. Due in around one months time, they were both very relaxed, calm and looking to the future. Megan and I happen to go way back to primary school where we first met in year five. She was my best friend…