Category: Blog

Berni Palumbo Photography - Destination Wedding Photographer - Poland
On Poland – Gdansk and Sopot
On Poland - Gdansk and Sopot Last week I travelled to Poland... for just a day. Like all the best trips, this was pretty much unplanned and I just kind of fell into it. I was invited to join a friend and being myself, I could not say no to an adventure. I studied Polish language and culture for several years while at university an ...
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Reading Lifestyle Documentary Photographer (
On Storytelling and Why It Matters
On Storytelling and Why It Matters The last few months have marked a big turning point in my photography journey. After a lot of soul-searching, I finally came to terms with what I want my style to be and my photos to tell. The word 'storytelling' has become increasingly important for me. I have realized I have been stuck on 'pret ...
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Berni Palumbo Photography - Berkshire Photographer - Brand Shoot
Lyndsey Clark Boutique – On Brand Shoots and Why to Have One
Lyndsey Clark Boutique - On Brand Shoots and Why to Have One When I met Lyndsey around four years ago, I was impressed by her creativity and style. In addition to that, she also happens to have an amazing personality. An interesting combination of shy awkward smiles and a really funny sense of humour. Fast forward to nowadays, Lyn ...
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Castellabate Destination Wedding Photographer
The Secret Retreat – Italy Re-discovered
The Secret Retreat - Italy Re-discovered Last week, I experienced something pretty unique. I went back to my country without actually stopping home, but instead, I got to spend a few amazing days with a bunch of very special ladies. The Secret Retreat is a photography business retreat led by three amazing women photographers in co ...
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Reading Pregnancy Photographer
S. & L. – A Pregnancy Session in Reading
S. & L. - A Pregnancy Session in Reading I first got into photography, so I could take beautiful emotive photos of the people I cared for. This is one of those sessions that sends me back to that very first feeling. Silvia and Luca are a beautiful happy couple expecting a baby girl. They are also close friends of mine, therefo ...
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Reading Wedding Photographer
L. & K. – An Engagement Session in Central Reading
L. & K. - An Engagement Session in Central Reading As soon as I saw Laure-Emmanuelle smiling and waving at me through the shop-window, I immediately realized the session would be fun. The forecast was cloudy with no rain, but our hopes were dashed pretty much immediately. It started to rain within seconds of meeting, so we dec ...
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Reading Wedding Photographer
A Boho ‘Gipsy’ Bride in Berkshire
A Boho 'Gipsy' Bride in Berkshire Last weekend, I was lucky enough to work with a fabulous team on a gorgeous bridal inspiration shoot. I had this vision of an untraditional colourful bride. A bit of a combo between Frida Kahlo and a gipsy, with a touch of boho. The location was a huge field on the river Thames and a narrow boa ...
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Reading Family Photographer
Amy’s Kids – On Photographing Children
Amy's Kids - On Photographing Children A few months ago, I had the opportunity to photograph Amy's beautiful family in Reading, Berkshire. Amy is one of the amazing midwives at the maternity section of the Royal Berkshire Hospital. As if that did not make her a hero enough, she is also a mum of four. I loved to photograph her chil ...
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'Game of Thrones' Bridal Inspiration in Berkshire
‘Game of Thrones’ Bridal Inspiration in Berkshire
'Game of Thrones' Bridal Inspiration in Berkshire Recently, Paul and I have been binge watching the new episodes of 'Game of Thrones', so what better moment to finally share our gorgeous GoT inspired bridal shoot?  It all started with Lyndsey's gorgeous wedding gown. I immediately fell in love with the unique look of the dress and ...
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A & S - Lifestyle Pregnancy Session in Reading
A & S – Lifestyle Pregnancy Session in Reading
A & S - Lifestyle Pregnancy Session in Reading I will let you into a secret: before becoming pregnant myself, I used to not enjoy maternity sessions as much. I would not say I disliked them, but I guess I did not fully understand what they were about and the overly-posed style of some shots threw me off a bit. Nowadays, it is ...
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