Torquay

Family Photos in Torquay | O'Callaghan Family

A few years ago I had a family photo session with these two gorgeous little girls down in Barwon Heads (you can see it here!). Lucinda had just started some wobbly walking and big sister Alice had found this cute little heart shaped clover.

Now the girls are much bigger!  It's always so fun to see returning clients for me, because it's amazing to see how much kids grow and change in what feels like the blink of an eye.  One minute they are taking their first steps, the next minute I meet them and they are chatty little preschoolers!

This time we had our session at Taylor Park in Torquay,  which is a beautiful but under-used little spot.  I always enjoy sessions there as the light is so pretty and the park itself has such a calm feel to it, like a hidden oasis.

We had to move pretty quickly this session as it was threatening to rain the whole time, but as you can see - the girls just ran around in the light showers anyway!  Rain does not stop kids having fun thankfully!

More importantly, this time we roped dad in and got some full family shots!

I hope you all enjoyed your session and I'll see you in a year or two!

If you would love your own session, just email me at hello@nataliem.com.au

 

 

Family Photos in Torquay | The Cameron Family

I love it when I get up to Torquay for a session because I LOVE Taylor Park as a location.    It's got some sweet little hidden gems within and the light can be so pretty.    The best part is, we can just cross the road and head to the beach as well! I met up with the Cameron family a few months ago for their family photos,  back when it was actually warm!  Their three gorgeous kids had lots of patience and lots of time for cuddles with mum and dad.      Little Luke, who was just 2 - was a SUPER daddy's boy and it was adorable to see.

I hope you guys loved your session and hope to see you back next year!

xx

Interested in your own session?  You can check out my prices here or email me right now at hello@nataliem.com.au  .

 

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Natural Baby Photos Ocean Grove | Baby Caelan

Picking a Newborn Photographer is hard.   There are many talented photographers out there, and we all have different styles.  Posed, unposed, simple, colourful, props,  - there are many ways to photograph newborns! Me?  I love those tiny little faces.  Pink lips, full cheeks - that's what I focus on!  I keep props to a minimum and just focus on baby -  because I could buy a million different coloured wraps and baskets and flowers but not one of them would be as gorgeous as the little person in front of me.

Here is beautiful little Caelan.

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Surf coast Family Photography | Alana & Ben

Towards the end of the year I often get requests for family sessions from families enjoying a holiday down here!  I think it's a great idea capturing these memories of awesome family holidays, especially if you are holidaying in Torquay! We did this shoot at the lovely Taylor Park in Torquay and then headed across the road to the beach.  An hour later we had some beautiful portraits, playful beach shots and two happy siblings!

Alana & Ben were both the easiest kids to shoot - did everything I asked and had some fun in the process :)

I hope you enjoyed your holiday guys!

 

Natural Family Portraits Torquay and Geelong | The Zahra Family

The Zahra Family are from Torquay but for this session we headed to my favourite spot in Barwon Heads.   We were extremely lucky with the weather and had some beautiful light for some beautiful boys.   Rupert is 2.5 and Archie just 10 months, so typically of these ages,  I have to move fast! The family were lovely enough to fill out my feedback form and had these lovely words to share :)

"Loved being at the beach where the boys could play and it didn't feel fake or over the top.  It was such a relaxing easy photo shoot, she captured the boys just being themselves. Loved the photos and highly recommend!  Natalie did a great job of capturing the boys just being themselves, and some beautiful snaps of us as a family mucking about :-)"

 

Thanks all!

 

 

 

Fun Family Photography in Geelong | The Turner Family

Firstly, thank you all so much for being patient while I moved house and navigated life and business without an ADSL connection!      I'm still waiting but mobile broadband is tiding me over! Secondly,  I have a lot of blog posts to catch up on!   This lovely family from Torquay are about to get their beautiful photos so I thought I would kick off my 'blog catchup' with some gorgeous little girls and their gorgeous parents!

When the girls' mum Clea contacted me a few months ago about a session she let me know she had been watching my business facebook page for quite a  while, so I can only hope their session lived up to their expectations!  The family wanted candid, fun photos and that's what we got.  Remi & Maya seemed to have quite a bit of genuine fun during our session, there was lots of hiding behind trees, running up and down and random cuddles of mum and dad and each other.     The kids brought along their special toys and we got so many candid portraits, I loved how laid back it all was.

I hope the Turner family love their photos and will be back again when the girls are a little bigger!

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The Cantrell Family | Torquay & Geelong Photographers

Um, just how gorgeous is this family!? I headed down to Taylor Park in Torquay for this family session, and we really had some lovely light on the day - not to mention an exceptionally cute pair of twins! I've recently had sessions with two other twin families in Torquay, so perhaps there is something in the water!

I had to do a little internal squeee when I saw how these two little brothers were dressed,   a good outfit really does help make the photos pop!    Mr. L & Mr. C were pretty happy little babies considering they had to put up with me moving them around as we chased the shade around the park!

We finished the session across the road at the beach,  just to capture that Torquay feeling a little bit more :)

Enjoy :)