Archive: Family

Announcing 2020 Family Mini Sessions!

May 18, 2020 Announcing Family Mini Sessions! This is the perfect time to offer family mini sessions, before we fully get back into routine and the everyday busyness of life.  Social isolation has been tough on a lot of us, but if you are like me it has also provided some amazing insight into your family and has...
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Mary Thompson Lifestyle Photography Geelong

Lifestyle photography – Stepping Sideways with Amanda

April 15, 2020 Small Business Lifestyle Photography is one of the things I love about running my photography business.  When Amanda phoned me to chat about her photography requirements, I was excited to be able to help.  Amanda wanted lifestyle photographs of her family and business.  We had chats via phone and email to discuss the reason for...
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Mary Thompson Family Portraits Geelong

What to wear – my family photo shoot

February 16, 2018 Have you had family photos taken? Did the photographer mention outfits and how to co-ordinate them? Want to know more…..here is how our family photo shoot went this Christmas. I started by looking in everyone’s wardrobes for outfits that went together, showed the wearers personality, and most importantly was not blue! The last 3 years...
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Mary Thompson Family Portraits Geelong

Family Photo – what to wear?

August 13, 2015 One of the hardest things; apart from choosing your photographer is figuring out what to wear for your family photo. Are all in white tops still in? Are clothes with patterns okay? Can my child wear a t-shirt with writing on it? The simple answer is there are no rules…..but here are some suggestions that...
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Mary Thompson Family Portraits Geelong

Family portraits and Lily’s birthday, The Carousel Geelong

May 1, 2015 I photographed Lily and her lovely family 6 months ago for their family portraits at my garden studio, and was excited when they contacted me to ask me to take the party photography for Lily’s 3rd birthday; rainbow themed. I arrived at The Carousel in Geelong and was in awe of the beautiful work Kate had put...
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Mary Thompson Family Portraits Geelong

Kinnersley family portraits, Geelong

April 15, 2015 This was one of my favorite portrait sessions from last autumn. I was excited to be asked to take family portraits in Geelong for the lovely Kinnersley family; made extra special, as Renee had been one of my daughters’ teachers the year before. We took a little while to decide on the perfect location to...
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