THE BLOG

The Beautiful Bairns blog is the perfect place to read about and see photos from recent maternity, newborn, family and cake smash photoshoots. I will also be doing regular posts sharing top tips on baby and parenting related things, recommendations for local classes and anything else that I come across that I think you would love! So grab a cuppa, have a browse and get in touch if you feel inspired to book your own photoshoot!

Anne’s Cake smash experience with Beautiful Bairns

Today I want to share with you Anne's review of her cake smash experience. I have been photographing her son Lochlann since he was a bump and this was our third session together and possibly the cutest! I have been photographing cake smashes for six years now and they...

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Baby J’s newborn photoshoot

Little Mr J and his adorable big sister "Miss E"  came along to the studio this past weekend for his newborn session when he was just a gorgeously brand new 12 days old! Their Mummy and Daddy were fans of my work and gave me free reign to style the session so I took...

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Miss Maisie newborn photoshoot

Newborn Photoshoot featuring Miss Maisie ~ 15 days new Maisie came along to the Beautiful Bairns studio when she was just 15 days new to have her newborn photoshoot and was an absolute dream! Mummy and Daddy also stepped in front of the camera for some beautiful...

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Let’s give ourselves a break, and maybe a kitkat…..

Let's give ourselves a break, and maybe a kitkat..... I had a call this past week from a client, her newborn session was due to take place the following morning and I figured she wanted to chat last minute about styling, colours, what to bring etc. Nope. She was...

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1st Birthday cake smash for Alexander

1st birthday cake smash by Beautiful Bairns Edinburgh I have been photographing Alexander since he was a bump and his mummy came for her maternity photoshoot with me. It was a special day as she didn't have a single photograph of herself pregnant despite this being...

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Handsome Harry! Edinburgh baby photography

Newborn photography Edinburgh - Harry 4 weeks new Little Harry came to the studio for his newborn baby photo session at four weeks of age and was such a gorgeous little bundle! Newborn babies are my favourite age to photograph as they are only this little for such a...

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Newborn photography from the other side of the lens

Newborn photography from the other side of the lens! Our gorgeous Ollie is now 3 weeks old and this week my amazing friend Cass of Cass Davies Photography travelled all the way from Wales to Edinburgh to photograph our two boys together. She also managed to convince...

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The dream vs the reality: a birth story

The dream vs the reality - the arrival of our second son. In real life it's not like the movies or on TV shows. It's usually less dramatic, more disgusting and messy and FAR less glamorous. Pregnancy is one thing but giving birth? That's a whole other messy ball game!...

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Cake Smash fun with Sam!

Looking for a cake smash in Edinburgh? Then look no further! Many people contact me interested in a cake smash but a little unsure of what to expect or what is actually involved. So when Sam came along to the studio for his 1st birthday smash I asked him Mummy if it...

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