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What to wear for a spring photography session

It’s often one of the more stressful parts of organising your photo session – choosing the wardrobe! But really it can be much easier than some might think. My tips are: Choose comfortable clothes which represent yourselves. You want to look like you in the photos so don’t buy new stuffy, smart clothes that you […]

Re-opening and staying safe

I am very excited to say, after looking at the government’s announcements, that I am open for business and taking bookings from the 12th April! We will still take care to be safe and follow all the necessary precautions during sessions. Clients’ safety has always been a number one concern of mine and it will […]

Gift Vouchers – the perfect gift this year

What ever the occasion, who ever the recipient, a gift voucher from Photography by Helen is the perfect present for a loved one this year. Whether for Christmas, birthday, engagement, birth or just to say ‘you’re so special’ you can give your loved one the opportunity to create and save precious memories forever. Create your […]

3 Reasons not to let the weather put you off an outdoor photo session

An outdoor photo session is the perfect choice for whatever requirements you have – family photos, children’s portraits or personal headshots. There’s plenty of variety for backgrounds, lots of space to move around and chances to relax and have fun to create lovely, natural photos. However, you might be worried about the weather spoiling your […]

5 ways to choose an outdoor photoshoot location in Leicestershire

It might seem difficult to choose a spot to have your outdoor photo session – but it doesn’t have to be! Here are 5 things to consider when deciding: 1. A special place for you Is there a park or a walk you like going to quite a lot? Somewhere you have happy memories or […]

What do I do?

Natural Outdoor Family, Children and Portrait Photographer in Leicestershire Is the wordy but simple answer. But there really is a lot more to it! Yes, I take photographs! I give directions and prompts to create natural moments and capture them with my camera. I also edit the photos to show off the moment in the […]


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