Tag Archives: Melbourne toddler photography

As a beautiful autumn afternoon turned into evening I shot this funky family in Footscray. (What a tongue twister!) The session was a birthday gift for my gorgeous friend Michaela and her partner Naomi and together we produced some of my favourite family photos ever. I love Melbourne family photography that’s urban, loose, quirky and […]

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Let me tell you why I love lifestyle family photography. Lifestyle photography is like photojournalism but with “direction” from a photographer to ensure the best light, great composition and real connections between subjects. It’s about capturing the “now” – how you live, where you live, who you love. And that’s what I went for in […]

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When Zoe googled 'Kids photography Melbourne' she added the word 'quirky' and found me! I'm so glad that that was the word that led Zoe to me. They really broke the mould when they made this family. They were just the nicest, friendliest little crew and made a chilly Melbourne family photography session that much […]

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When Michelle found out she'd won my recent competition it's safe to say she was happy. She entered the comp three times so I was delighted that somebody so obviously keen had come up trumps. Then we booked in a time for Michelle to enjoy her prize. Rain. Our first scheduled shoot got re-scheduled. Our second scheduled […]

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My favourite part of running competitions is drawing the winners. Well, as long-time observers of my work will know, I don't actually draw the winners. My son does. It keeps things fair and let's face it, it's so damned cute! The original plan was for a "small representative" of Shannon McDonald Photography and inviteme to […]

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