Category: Lifestyle Portraiture

Printing Your Photos: Pro Lab vs High Street
Printing Your Photos: Pro Lab vs High Street
Printing Your Photos: Differences Between A Pro Lab and The High Street Whether is an album or a box of prints, nothing beats the charm of a tangible, physical photograph. In the digital era, printing our photos has become more important than ever. As a photographer, I always offer and indeed encourage my clients to purchase p ...
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B+A=M - A Family Photo Session in Oxford
B+A=M – A Family Photo Session in Oxford
B+A=M - A Family Photo Session in Oxford There is always something special about photographing a new family. In spite of Tolstoy's belief, all the happy families do look different. It really is an incredible feeling to be able to witness someone's happiness. Even more when the people you are photographing are returning clients. ...
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5 Ways to Prepare For Your Photo Shoot
5 Ways to Prepare For Your Photo Shoot
5 Ways to Prepare For Your Photo Shoot Before we head to our photo session together, most of my clients are usually a bit nervous and not sure of what to expect. At some point, they always email me asking for help. I find that regardless of the type of photo shoot they've booked (engagement, pregnancy, family, newborn), the questi ...
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Reading Newborn Photographer
On Newborn Lifestyle Sessions
On Newborn Lifestyle Sessions New parents often get in touch asking if I take bookings for newborn sessions, so I thought I would write a short paragraph about it. The answer is yes, I do and since becoming a mum myself, they are extremely special to me. I love the simple and timeless nature of these sessions. They bring me bac ...
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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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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 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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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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