So fast at times it's difficult to keep up with it!
All those magic moments in your family which you wish you had recorded or had something wonderful to show for it.
I am here for your magic moments, for when you would love to capture a special family moment and turn it into something beautiful you can treasure always.
Your beautiful new baby
Children growing up - that wonderful time whilst they still believe
First days at school in their new uniform
Your children's delight in a new family pet (or love for one that's getting older)
Landmark family birthdays
A hard won diploma
When your children are getting ready to fly the nest heading to a new job or university
A publicity picture or profile for that exciting new job
Your far away relatives visit home
Your son or daughter's engagement announcement (and their beautiful wedding)
A special anniversary
An opportunity when the generations are together - photographs with grandparents or even great grandparents - priceless moments
even those times which leave you wanting something special to show that you are still all stronger together.
Which ever is your moment, when you need a friendly, experienced family photographer to capture your memorable moments - I am here for you.
Our portrait sessions are relaxed and fun capturing the laughter and interaction of your family together. I allow time for each session so there is no pressure to rush, there is ample time for little ones to get to know me, to try different ideas and set ups - not just a single set up I will photograph you together as a family and then in any other combinations you and your family would like.
I will focus on you and your family - providing you with a great set of images and giving you the look and feel for your photographs that you desire.
My Studio style portraits are available in the comfort of your home - bringing lights and studio backdrops with me I will set up your very own home studio creating a relaxed environment to create beautiful family images.
My location / lifestyle portraits can be at your favourite local location* - one that has meaning for you and your family - can be woodlands, gardens or your local park the choice is yours. This session is ideal for families with children who love the great outdoors.
If you would love your pets to be involved please let us know - they are welcome too.
After your session I will arrange for your viewing - a perfect way to view every detail of your photos and discuss how you would like them displayed.
"The photos were all fantastic.
You are certainly very skilled at putting children at ease and taking natural looking pictures. Thank you for making such a precious keepsake of the grandchildren" Margaret and John
"Thanks for the really good photo session with my family. We all enjoyed ourselves even Oscar (the dog) and are delighted with the photos." Lorna
"They're all AMAZING!!!!! I highly recommend Jon to anyone who wants photos as he makes any child feel totally at ease :" Emily
*As a guide, locations should be within 20 miles of St Ives, Cambridgeshire. Cambridge is included within this. We have provided lifestyle portraits within Cambridge City, Milton Country Park, Grantchester Meadows and Wandlebury as well as numerous locations locally.
Qualified member of the Society of Wedding & Portrait Photographers.
Registered member of The Guild of Professional Photographers
JLC Photography based in St Ives, Cambridgeshire offers beautiful Wedding Photography across Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire, North Hertfordshire and Essex. I love working at our local venues who I know will provide you with a wonderful day. I regularly travel across our region to towns like Stevenage, Wisbech, Kings Lynn and Saffron Walden as well as our local cities and towns of Cambridge, Huntingdon, Ely, Peterborough and St Ives. If you would like me to travel further than 50 miles from Huntingdon I can however I may charge mileage for additional travel and also accommodation if needed.
Some of the beautiful local venues at which we have had the pleasure to be able to offer my photography services and may have images in our public gallery: Girton College, Gonville and Caius College, Queens College, Corpus Christi College, Hinchingbrooke House, Orton Hall, The Hotel Felix, Hotel Du Vin, Slepe Hall, The George Hotel, Quy Mill Hotel, The Old Bridge Hotel, Burwash Manor, Parklands Quendon Hall, Swynford Manor (was Manor 64 and Swynford Paddocks), The Cambridge Belfry, The Dolphin Hotel and The Royal Cambridge Hotel. There are so many stunning Wedding locations around Cambridgeshire and the surrounding counties in which to get married.
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