Blog Posts

Blog Posts for Natural Lights Photography. Keep up to date with NLP and hear stories from our clients, photo sessions, weddings and portraits.

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Amy and Greg, Wallalong House

Amy and Greg got married at Wollalong House in the Hunter Valley after many many postponements and changes of venues thanks to covid! Luckily that didn’t stop them! There is

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Getting your wedding vibes RIGHT

Ultimately, your wedding day is about celebrating the love between you and the person you’re about to marry. But there’s another goal at hand: Throwing one seriously epic party that

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Our Wedding Booking Process

Already have a date and a venue? Congrats! Now is the right time to book your wedding photographer! Did you know that -being the best photographer for your wedding day

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The Week Before your Wedding!

You’ve spent months and months planning, and you’re counting down the final days until your wedding. It’s almost time for the big day! And now all that’s left to do

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Trevor and Wanda, 24th August 2019

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]On the beautiful Saturday 24th August 2019, I spent a lovely couple of hours with Trevor and Wanda at Noah’s on the Beach Newcastle for their intimate family wedding. I

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Hunter Regional Business excellence awards graphic


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] I have been nominated as a finalist for my category, a young entrepreneur. It’s very cool to be recognized in the wider community and I am so looking forward

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Alyson and David

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Alison and David’s beautiful wedding day! Celebrating this wonderful day on private property at Whitebridge, surrounded by thereclosest family and friends 💕 Flowers: Floral Mode Catering: Relish Kitchen Celebrant:

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Dining in the Dark 2019!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] It was an absolute pleasure at the dining in the dark event last Friday night. Dinner with a difference, that’s for sure! You will have the opportunity to be

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Stonehurst Wedding Collaboration

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Welcome to our wedding winter wonderland photoshoot for 2019! Set in the beautiful Hunter Valley among the trees and grapevines of Stonehurst at Cedar Creek. Stonehurst offers the perfect

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Salan Family Portraits

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] I had such a fun time hanging out with the Salan Family. This photoshoot was a surprise for Mum on her 50th Birthday, she had always wanted professional portraits

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My Wedding Wish

My Wedding Wish is a registered national charity that has been gifting weddings to the terminally ill around Australia since 2013. Generous My Wedding Wish suppliers and community fundraising efforts

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Williams and Co, Tipi Weddings!

I had the pleasure of working with Williams and Co to create this awesome tipi/boohoo styled shoot. A huge thank you to Whispering Brooks, the stunning self-catering venue out at

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Kangy Gardens Wedding Open Day

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Our favourite venue on the Central Coast… and it’s easy to see why. This wedding venue is unique and totally stunning! Sue, Phill and the rest of the Knagy

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Wedding Trends of 2019

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 2018 saw lots of new trends and the revamp of more traditional aspects of weddings. We saw many more elopements, smaller intimate weddings, a lot more furry friends inclusions,

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Christmas Photos 2018!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] What an incredible first year for our Christmas photos sessions! We’re so happy to be able to create quality images for our clients that are totally different from the

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Knight Twins Portraits

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] I have known Corinne and Scott for quite a few years now (and their families too!) and I was very honoured to be asked to share some time with

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Kangy Gardens Bridal Collaboration

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The essentialness of collaboration! Recently both Ellen and I worked with a group of other very talented wedding professionals from Newcastle, Hunter Valley and the Central Coast. This shoot

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Congratulations Belinda and Alex!!!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] August 25th saw the much anticipated and long awaited marriage of Belinda and Alex! I have known these awesome guys personally for about 8 years, and they were already

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Welcome to the World Baby Talulla

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Many times I have said how fortunate I feel doing what I do. I really mean it – that feeling never changes no matter how many jobs I do.

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Celebrating my 35th Birthday

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Last month I celebrated my 35th birthday! I had such a lovely day with the people I love, and part of that day was having my amazing dear friend

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Brides Day Out – Wedding Expo!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”2058″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text] July 29th Caves Beachside Hotel 10am-2pm In a few weeks, we are headed out to join the team of My Wedding Expos at Caves Beachside Hotel

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Profession Photography, State Awards- AIPP.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1896″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text] Back at the end of April, I spent the three days working at the AIPP Epson NSW/ACT state professional photographer awards in Canberra. This is a

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Bridal Choice Awards, Newcastle Hunter Valley Weddings

Bridal Choice Award Night.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] It was an absolute pleasure to photograph for the Bridal Choice Awards last week! In case you missed it, here’s what went down- “On Tuesday 10 April 2018 at Novotel

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Hunter Bridal Book- A directory for all things wedding!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1638″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” link=””][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] If you’re a local bride in the Hunter region this page may already be on your radar.  I have always been blown away

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Loud and Luminous Exhibition

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] I’m up early this morning, feeling the morning sun streaming through my studio window. Its warm and bright and is the perfect way to start the day. My coffee

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Bridal Portraits.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Last weekend I had the pleasure of working with Jacquie. During her kitchen tea, we snuck away for a bit to do some pre-wedding portraits. We found this beautiful

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Jacquie’s Kitchen Tea.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] We had the pleasure of capturing Jacque’s Kitchen Tea last weekend. Despite the wind, it was a lovely day with the rain staying away. Jacquie is getting married in

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Client Lounge with Natural Lights Photography.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery interval=”3″ images=”1059″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text] Our Client Lounge is a great feature that comes standard as part of our booking process. It provides you with one place to log in to

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Client Gallery’s with Natural Lights Photography.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery interval=”3″ images=”1051″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text] Our beautiful and moderns client galleries are a brand new way to view, share, download and buy your images. Your images are bright, bold and beautiful and

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Christmas Photoshoot with Natural Lights Photography!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery interval=”10″ images=”1014,1016,1018,1019,1023,1017,1022,1024,1021,1020″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text] About 45 mins south of Newcastle is a tiny town called Catherine Hill Bay. Right next to a beautiful blue beach was my secret location! I

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Family Photography: Rees Family

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Rees Family Photography by Natural Lights Photography Recently I travelled out to meet with Bec, Heath and their amazing kids. I first met Bec and Heath for their wedding,

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Marriage Equality

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”935″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text] Marriage Equality – Australia Survay Results.    We had some very exciting news yesterday, something that we shared with the whole of Australia. Finally, we are a

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Photography Awards

2017 AIPP Australian Professional Photography Awards

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery type=”flexslider_slide” interval=”3″ images=”900,901,899,902″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text] This weekend just passed saw the annual AIPP APPAs (for those who don’t know – the Australian Professional Photography Awards are the biggest event in

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Newborn Photography- Baby Mia.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery type=”flexslider_slide” interval=”3″ images=”862,861,860,859,858,857″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text] Newborn Photography Baby Mia by Natural Lights Photography. After having the pleasure of photographing Anni and Nick’s maternity images, they once again came to the studio

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Newborn Photography – Baby Grace!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Newborn Photography by Natural Lights Photography. One of my longest time friends Sarah and her soul mate, Luke have started their journey with Hannah. I have shared in ups

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AIPP Council 17/18

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) is the professional governing body for photographers in Australia. The AIPP works tirelessly for our industry and members in so many areas

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Walls Family Portraits

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Every year for the last 8 years, I have photographed the Walls family. I have seen them grow from Gabbie and Darren, to adding Seb, then Matthew and finally

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Welcome to the world Baby Jordyn!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery type=”flexslider_slide” interval=”3″ images=”792,791,790,789,788,787,786,784,783,782,781,780,779,778,777,775,773,772,771″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 20 years ago (ekkk!) I knew Louise at high school. Friends for many years we have chatted online across states. Recently Louise moved back and

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Welcome to the world baby Max!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery type=”flexslider_slide” interval=”3″ images=”761,760,759,757,755,754,752,751,750,749″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text] It’s a very big day when I became an Aunty. Not only was this my first nephew and my daughters first cousin – but my

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Creative Session with Bella.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] A couple weeks a go I enjoyed a creative portrait session with this little beauty. Something different and fun, we spent time in an abandoned warehouse and the field

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Jenni’s Glam Shoot

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_images_carousel images=”617,618,411″ img_size=”full” speed=”1000″][vc_column_text]What I fantastic way to celebrate your 30th birthday, not that you would think she was?! It was so much fun to have this total stunner in

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A blog post for professional photography is an online article that showcases the work of a photographer, whether it may be commercial, editorial, or fine art. This type of content serves as a platform for photographers to display their portfolio and share their expertise on the art and craft of photography.

Usually, these blog posts contain photographs that exemplify the photographer’s style and vision. They may also include information about the shoot, such as the location, the time of the day, the equipment used, and the techniques applied. Furthermore, blog posts can feature behind-the-scenes footage, tips and advice on how to improve one’s skills, and reviews of the latest gear or software.

Overall, a blog post for professional photography aims to entertain, educate, and inspire readers by showcasing the beauty and complexity of the visual medium in a way that only skilled photographers can capture.

1. Tips and advice: can provide clients with useful tips and advice on various topics related to photography, such as posing, lighting, and props. This information can help them prepare for their photoshoot and ensure they get the best possible results.

2. Portfolio showcase: Photographers can use their  to showcase their portfolio and highlight their work to potential clients. This allows clients to get a better understanding of their style and abilities before booking a shoot.

3. Behind-the-scenes: can offer clients a behind-the-scenes look at a photographer’s process and provide insight into what goes into creating stunning images. This can also help build trust and familiarity with the photographer.

4. Inspiration: can inspire clients with creative ideas for their own photoshoots. This can include locations, themes, and even outfit ideas.

Overall, blog posts can be an excellent resource for photography clients, providing valuable information, inspiration, and a deeper understanding of their chosen photographer’s work.