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London Portrait Photographer – Pola – Notting Hill

A lovely little afternoon in Notting Hill with Pola, featuring Farm Girl cafe. Snippets from my London life xx

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September 1, 2022

Wedding Advice – Questions to ask yourself before planning a DIY wedding

Let’s have a chat about DIY (do-it-yourself) weddings. I would say they are not as popular as they used to be but still happen today. There are pros and cons for a DIY or a semi-DIY approach to your wedding, which we are going to discuss, and what DIY really means. Is it the right […]

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August 18, 2022

Destination Travel Photographer – Italy

Even more travel-throwback postcard images today, this time from 2018, when I was living in the U.K. and could just “pop” to Italy, how good?! Fitting timing as I’m just about to return to Italy on my Euro Summer 2022 trip, can’t wait to share that one soon too. For now, enjoy these memories from […]

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August 4, 2022

Queenstown Travel Photographer

Forever jaw-droppingly beautiful Queenstown. Travel postcards from 2020 that I want to be saved in my corner of the internet. A time amongst the ongoing pandemic where we appreciated our own land so, so much more. Enjoy a slice of beautiful Aotearoa paradise. Photos by Anna and I.

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July 13, 2022

London Travel Photographer – St Paul’s Cathedral

Another London throwback today with the lovely Courtney. While living in London I used to contract to a company who organised photoshoots for people travelling to London. A great way to document a holiday, get some family photos or capture you as a solo-traveller that’s not just a selfie! Courtney was visiting from the States […]

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October 31, 2021

Christchurch Travel Photographer

Reminiscing on that golden time between lockdowns where we could explore our own country for a bit. Here are some frames from a 2020 Christchurch trip, including Akaroa, Christchurch city and Hamner. Such a beautiful part of the country I loved exploring. If anyone needs a Christchurch wedding photographer, I’ll be there (when I’m let […]

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October 20, 2021

London Couple Travel Photographer – Kensington Palace

Throwing it back today to a couple-shoot I did back when I was living in London, such lovely memories! I am currently in the middle of Auckland’s longest lockdown so it’s nice to look back on this and remember all my overseas adventures. How I miss just running all over London, living my best life! […]

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October 18, 2021

Auckland Family Photographer – Auckland Botanic Gardens

Every now and then I do family shoots, and I thought I’d share this cute one with you. We went along to the Botanic Gardens in Auckland to capture some sweet moments with this beautiful bunch. I love how they all coordinated their outfits together in a natural way, not too matchy-matchy. I do provide […]

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September 22, 2021

The Best Wedding Venues in Kumeu and Northwest Auckland

A list of the top 12 wedding venues in Kumeu and wider Northwest Auckland by local photographer Lydia Rachel. As a local Auckland wedding photographer, I have shot hundreds of weddings working in the industry for over eight years. Auckland is a wonderful city with a variety of different landscapes and many hidden gems. We […]

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September 16, 2021

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Cornwall Park Engagement Photographer – Ben + Kupa

I recently shared Ben and Kupa’s wedding, it was such a beautiful day, check it out here. I wanted to jump back and share their Autumn engagement shoot at Cornwall Park. I love these Autumn tones, crunchy, cozy vibes perfect for an Auckland engagement shoot. I especially love the photos by the stone walls, this […]

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September 10, 2021

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