A Fathers' Day Gift that keeps on giving?

Gifting for our parents is always a tricky one in our house. In the last few years, we've clubbed together with my brother and sister to buy something a bit more special than flowers or clothes. But if there is a special birthday, we get really stuck! That's why a few weeks ago I launched my family portrait session gift vouchers. These are valid for 6 months, and a suitable date can be arranged after the vouchers are gifted, so they can still be a surprise. Often the recipient may be the family organiser, and as such would want to be hands on in the planning of our portrait sessions, especially when choosing the style and location. Included as part of each of my packages, I find the planning

Why choose Rachel Thornhill Photography?

A few of my clients have recently contacted me asking if I do Photoshoot Gift Vouchers…. I do indeed! They are an ideal present for someone who might be tricky to buy for, or perhaps for a special birthday or anniversary. But before I give you details of those, I think I need to tell you a little more about why a session with Rachel Thornhill Photography is different from any photoshoot you may have had before. I adore capturing a moment in time for my clients, which is why my portrait sessions are much more than just sitting in a studio smiling. I believe that children especially really give us an insight into their world when they’re exploring outside, so I love to shoot in the wonderful o

How do you Photograph a Photographer?

Well, you take away her camera for a start! When my friend Matt Ross (Matt Ross Photography) offered to take my headshots for my website, I was more than a little apprehensive. How many photographers actually like being photographed? It takes a lot of nerve to hand over the creative controls to someone else! But as I thought more about it, I realised that my clients put themselves in my hands and trust me to capture them in the way they'd like to be portrayed, so to help me improve as a photographer, I really need to experience being the other side of the lens for once! After an initial phone consultation about what we both wanted to achieve for the shoot, we decided Colley Hill would be the

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Rachel Thornhill ABIPP ASWPP LMPA  - Beautiful story-telling photography and stunning wall art for fun loving people, Rachel is an award-winning professional portrait Photographer based in Lower Kingswood / Tadworth, Surrey, UK.    Tel: +44 (0)1737 244745     

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