Q. Are you Qualified
A. Yes, we are both very highly trained. Darren is one of the most highly qualified photographers in the country, holding an Associate within newborn photography from the MPA (Master Photographers Association) and is also a Qualified member of the Guild of photographers and holds a Licentiate in portraiture from the SWPP (the Societies of photographers)
Q. Have you got any safety qualifications
A. Yes when it comes to safety this comes before anything else, we were one of the first to have achieved the newborn safety certificate with the MPA (Master photographers association). All our posing is done safely and your little one is safe at all times, a lot of our images are illusions and composites (meaning several image merge together the make one) . Please be aware there are photographers that cut corners, all you have to do is a search on google or pinterest and you’ll find photographers stand over baby on ladders and chairs and even suspending baby in mid air with slings.
Q. You are not the cheapest, so why should I choose you
A. We are one of the leading photographs when it comes to newborn photography. We very highly qualified in the specialist field of newborn photography, as explained above and we have undertaken hours training. There is nothing we don’t know about newborn photography, including newborn cues, sleep patterns and the all important safety aspects. When you choose us, you can be assured that you are choosing a newborn photographer who has the safety of your baby as their top priority.
Q. How many years have you been working as a newborn photographer and approximately how many babies have you handled up to this point?
A. We have been newborn photography specialist for the last 6 years and capture on average 180 to 200 newborns per year.
Q. Do you offer mini sessions
A. No, as we value each and every client, we want you to get the most out of your experience, we want you to feel relaxed and welcomed and not rushed like your on a conveyor belt.
Q. Do we bring our own props.
A. No, We have a massive selection of props which have been hand picked and designed to hold you baby safely.
Q. Do we need a outfit changes for my baby
A. No, again we have a massive selection which have been designed for us and newborn photography, with shop bought items even though they look nice they are generally not fitting correctly.
Q. Will you put our images online for us to see
A. We dont offer this service as we invite you back to view your fully edited images on a calibrated screen.
Q. Do you sell digital images
A. Yes we do but in an age where everything is stored on devices like iphones, laptops and so forth, we truly believe in the power of print, Parents have all got good intention but rely have the time to get them printed properly. With that in mind many of our clients choose something Framed, Canvas, Keepsake box or collection to add a wow factor and show of their chosen images, All of our collections include printed and digital images.
Q. Do you have any awards
A. Yes our photography has won many awards with the SWPP and the MPA, plus for the last 2 years we have won Welsh Newborn Photographer of the year.