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DO YOU HAVE PHOTOGRAPHS OF YOUR FAMILY ON YOUR WALL?

Photographs help our children feel loved, cherished and a valued part of our families.

 

Having photos displayed at home, where they can see them easily, makes a very public statement that we are proud of them and gives them a sense of reassurance and comfort. 

I am an award winning portrait photographer, specialising in creating images of newborn babies, older babies, expectant mums, children and families.

 

My studio is centrally located in Otautahi Christchurch, New Zealand and I also offer on location portrait services.

I'm mum to two energetic boys under five, so I know how difficult it can be to find the time for newborn and family portraits; let alone creating an album or framing images for the wall. That's why I have built my collections with simplicity in mind, making it easy for you to have beautiful portraits on your wall and gifts for your family.

I also know it can be daunting to get in front of the camera, it's not my favourite thing either, but it's so important to "exist" in family photographs. Your kids will cherish these images and one day they might just be the most important portraits they own.

 

I will create images that you love and, most importantly, you and your family will have fun during the session and make new memories together. 

I look forward to chatting and helping you create your perfect portrait collection.

My name is Kirsten..... 

Kirsten

WHAT I OFFER

I am passionate about creating beautiful images that you will love

 

I offer a full range of studio and on location portrait services and will assist you in finding the perfect way to display your images at home 

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EXPERIENCE A NEWBORN SESSION

Have you ever wondered what a newborn portrait session is like?

 

This video gives you the opportunity to look around my studio and watch a newborn session in progress. Watch as my photography assistant and I wrap, soothe and photograph five day old Arthur using props and my newborn posing bean bag.

 

You will also be able to see some of the outfits, wraps, blankets and props I have available for you to use during your session.

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Placing a family photo where a child can see it every day, without having to turn on a device, gives the child a sense of reassurance and comfort.

 

Photographs have a certainty about them and a protecting quality that nurtures a child. It lets them know that they are loved and cared for.

David Krauss, Psychologist

(Ohio, USA)

QUALIFICATIONS & ACCREDITATIONS

I am a Qualified Newborn Photographer with the Accredited Professional Newborn Photographers International (APNPI)

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The accreditation process includes submitting a newborn image portfolio for critique and achieving 100% in an exam on the safe handling of newborns 

I am also an Accredited Professional Photographer with the New Zealand Institute for Professional Photographers  (NZIPP)

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This accreditation process includes submitting a portfolio for critique by recognised industry leaders. Accredited professional photographers must meet the technical, creative and business standards of professional photography, are bound by a Code of Ethics, and must complete regular professional development

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

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Samantha 

Classic Maternity

I’ll treasure these photos forever, if you can make me feel comfortable in front of the camera you can make anyone!

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Bonnie (Grandmother)

Classic Newborn

What a very special hour that was! Beautiful photo from a wonderful photographer - love your obvious care and outstanding result!

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Miles

Classic Newborn

Kirsten was patient, caring, attentive, reassuring and completely at ease with our newborn

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Fran 

First 48

I was nervous about being photographed so soon after birth, but it was lots of fun and Kirsten captured some amazing first interactions

KEEP IN TOUCH

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My blog Two Great Loves covers a range of topics that are relevant and interesting for parents and families. I will also share any relevant news and events that might interest you via these posts. 

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WANT TO KNOW MORE?

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If you would prefer to speak in person, please telephone me on 027 523 3939

IN THE COMMUNITY

I volunteer for a charity that provides photographic services to families experiencing loss. If you would like to help, you can learn more here.

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