I have been itching to find the time to blog this one, and already 6 months have flown past! I loved everything about this session.
From the moment Paige's mum called me, I knew this was going to be a special shoot. A 10th birthday present to her daughter. Not an ipad, or any of the latest fads, but a photoshoot to mark that special day you hit double digits, and to celebrate the magic of childhood.
And a daughter who loves dolls and matchbox cars, vintage dresses and her amazing big brother, who wanted to incorporate all these things into her shoot. Someone who wanted to style it with me. Someone who had her own ideas and vision, and who was clearly excited about what might unfold. And all at the age of 10 - what a dream client!
So at the end of Autumn, with the first cold Winter winds blowing in, we found ourselves an open grassy space, a railway line, some tin sheds, tracks and puddles just over the back of our place in Grass Valley, and this is what we came home with...