People of Ipswich

People of Ipswich While People of Ipswich has now become “Helping the Homeless to be seen with Dignity”, it began as a personal project of mine, something very dear to my heart. The gift of  powerful, uplifting  portraits to those fighting or surviving cancer and other life threatening illnesses during their most fragile time. These […]

What is a CPP and why it should matter to you.

What is a CPP and why it should matter to you. I’ve been the President at the Professional Photographers’ Association of Queensland for just over a year now.  I am passionate about providing a platform for the growth and promotion of the Professional Photography Industry in Queensland. I’m also passionate about helping everyone who’s thinking […]

Brisbane and Ipswich Headshot Photography

Your Headshot Experience – What to Expect

Your Headshot Experience – What to Expect With over 10 years of experience, Amanda is here to help you be you in front of a camera. From booking the perfect session for your brand photography needs, assistance with scheduling a professional stylist, creating a welcoming environment, helping you feel comfortable and confident and expertly coaching […]

On becoming a “Heartfelt” photographer

On becoming a Heartfelt Photographer From the heart… In 2018 I became a photographer for Heartfelt. “Heartfelt is a volunteer organisation of professional photographers from all over Australia and New Zealand dedicated to giving the gift of photographic memories to families that have experienced stillbirths, premature births or have children with serious and terminal illnesses.” […]

Ipswich Childrens Photography

Headshots Vs. Portraits

Headshots Vs. Portraits WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? HEADSHOTS: A headshot is generally a close-­up style shot of head and shoulders that the subject uses for branding, marketing and for identifying themselves in the marketplace. Headshots may be in studio or on­-location. The subject’s expression is approachable and confident. Subject is looking at the camera. The goal […]

Brisbane and Ipswich Business Portraits

What is a portrait?

What is a portrait? “A picture is of a person. A portrait is about a person.” Arthur Rainville To me, a portrait is more than just a picture of a person. The aim of portraiture is to capture the story behind the face. We are drawn to portraits because they are of human beings and we […]

A Montessori Approach – a way of life and my way of business with kids.

A Montessori Approach I want to share the basis of my approach to every session I have with children. The best way for me to do that is share a personal story with you about how we approach our own parenting and the school we chose to support our journey. “Montessori is an approach to […]

Yes! You need a Professional Headshot

Yes! You need a Professional Headshot. We all have a digital identity that’s like our calling card. Business cards are out, headshots are in. It puts a face with a name and anybody that is entrepreneurial needs a headshot, even if it’s just going to sit on LinkedIn. These days, profiles without headshots look ridiculous […]