Doing a Family shoot in London for a brand new family is one of my favourite sessions to shoot when I’m not working on weddings. Photographing newborn babies and their parents on film, to me it creates a whole new level of authenticity, innocence, nostalgia and charm. When a baby enters the world, it shakes the very core of his/her parents lives. Such an epic shift in perspective and change in pace is monumental and should surely be captured and immortalised in photos. These days we tend to rush around achieving, making, building and growing but when a baby comes along…things really stop and change. I really love the idea of a slower pace of life to allow for time, reflection and peace. That is what I try to capture in my newborn baby and family photography…the dawn of new era, the joy and the excitement, the acknowledgement of a new way of life, a new beginning and no doubt a wild adventure!
Please get in touch HERE to schedule your baby or family shoot
Julie Michaelsen is a creative fine art Destination wedding photographer shooting film and based in Kensington London (although she travels extensively), she believes in love and authenticity and likes to create beautiful imagery for kind hearted and exceptional brides and grooms. She mixes documentary style photography with editorial and fine art wedding photography ensuring that her clients have a set of images which accurately tells the story of their wedding day, highlighting all that makes them individual. Julie shoots weddings, engagement and family photoshoots in London and throughout the world. If you would like to book me please do contact me HERE and tell me about your big day!
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