New Forest Engagement Photography – Bluebell Season in Hampshire
Engagement Photography in the New Forest
The New Forest is always impressing me with every change of season. It's a photographer's dreams to live in such a unique area. In May we are spoiled with the blooming of Bluebells which can create the most beautiful scene for doing spring Engagement photos. You don't have to venture far to find bluebells, but if you want to find fields of them, like this, you need to have a bit of local knowledge and some pre scouting. It was about a 20 minute walk from where we parked to arriving at the area where these photos were taken. There was some people around, but hardly any when you consider it was a hot an ...
October 2, 2018
Love Shoot – The New Forest
"What on earth is a Love Shoot?" my husband asked me... Well it's when a couple want to have photos done of themselves, just the two of them, for no other reason other than they want to do it. Maybe they're married and they have kids who generally take centre stage in everything, including photos. Or maybe they're not married, but they're tired of the same old selfie pose they have of the two of them together (you know the one, sitting in the car with big cheesy smiles). A Love Shoot is basically an engagement shoot without the responsibility of having to be engaged. It's a day away from everything and spending time with just your love, and h ...
October 27, 2017
New Forest Engagement Photography :: Meg+Matt
You wouldn't know it by looking at these photos, but this shoot nearly got rained out. The day before is when we'd originally scheduled it, and it poured rain from dawn to dusk. We quickly scheduled it for the following day and managed to capture that sweet autumnal glow.
I love setting up for engagement shoots. Scouting unique locations is my specialty, and in this area there is no shortage of magnificent backdrops. A broken wall, or a glimmering tree line can completely transform a photograph from your usual portrait into vibrant scene.
Meg and Matt were good sports about trekking through forest and fields as well as hopping over a fe ...
November 29, 2016