Alison's Photography Blog

  • Sadie and Derek’s Engagement Shoot in Cambridge

  • For Sadie and Derek’s Engagement shoot we met very early in the morning to make the most of the sunrise and we were lucky to get a glorious morning with lots of lovely soft light.  We wandered...

  • Christmas Mini Sessions

  • This year I thought it would be fun to offer some Limited Edition 40 minute Christmas Mini Sessions at our studio, I am only offering a limited number of sessions at this price, I would really recommend...

  • A Fine Art Portrait Session in the Studio with Cerys

  • Cerys is a very talented 14 year old girl.  Not only is she an top student at school, an accomplished gymnast and dancer, but she’s an aspiring actress and model.   She is very tall for her...

  • Charlottes Newborn Shoot at the Studio in Stoke By Clare, Suffolk

  • Little Charlotte came to see me with her Mum and Dad and was one of the best Newborns I have ever photographed.   Only a few days old, she slept through most of the session and was content as anything...

  • Josh and Ava’s Golden Hour Portrait Session

  • Most people know that the best time to take photos outdoors is during Golden hour, that magical hour before sunset, when the sun is low in the sky and throws off a beautiful soft, golden...

  • Baby James Newborn Shoot with Alison McKenny Photography

  • I had already photographed James’s big sister Ruby and she was one of my best newborns to photograph at that point,  so I had high expectations when her Mum Christine called to book James’s...

  • The Lewis Family

  • This was my second shoot with the Lewis Family and it was lovely to see how much little Rory had grown up, and that his Mum Amanda was expecting another Baby!  We did the shoot during Autumn which...

  • Baby Alex’s Newborn Shoot with Alison McKenny Photography

  • Alex’s Mum Ros is a Doctor as well as a talented Photographer and she has Second shot for me a number of my Weddings.  I’ve always loved working with her and was therefore thrilled when...

  • Baby Archie’s Newborn Shoot

  • Little Archie came into see me when he was only a few days old.  I had worked with his Mum Laura for many years in Recruitment (my pre Photography days) so I was thrilled to be able to photograph her...

  • The Heald Family Shoot

  • The Heald Family are some of my favourite clients and I feel I’ve known them a long time now as I first photographed Sara when she was pregnant for the first time with Oscar. Then I had the pleasure...

  • Rachel’s Maternity Shoot

  • Rachel came to see me when she was 36 weeks pregnant and wanted to do a shoot to help her capture this special time in her life when she was getting ready to meet her brand new Baby Girl. We had lots...

  • Ruby’s Cake Smash Photo Shoot

  • At the start of this year, I decided to add Cake Smash Photo Shoots to my clients as they have become such a popular way of celebrating Babies 1st Birthday.   As I had already photographed Ruby as...