Dinky words... thoughts and muses

29
January
What happens next?
editing

So, you’ve had your newborn session. Spend 4 hours in the studio, had a little sneak of the back of the camera. But, what happens next? Well, the next part is when your images come to life. Of course, you’re all perfect, but a little enhancing your natural selves brings out the very best in […]

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28
January
Love Multiplies, not divides
love second child

Something I hear a lot is ‘Im having a second baby, but I just don’t know if I’ll love them as much as my first?’   Well, the simple answer is yes, yes you will. But that love isn’t the same, it’s just different. It’s not something that can really be put into words. This […]

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24
January
Newborn Photography Sessions
Newborn session photographer Essex

Newborn Photographer Essex Newborn photography sessions, just put them in a basket and away we snap… right? This couldn’t be further from the truth. As much as we make it look easy from the photos uploaded to our websites and Facebook pages, newborn photography is quite complex. One of the hardest sessions to complete, really. […]

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24
January
Let them eat cake
Cake Smash and Splash

My policy on cake is pro having it, and pro eating it. So what better than to have a cake smash and splash where your little one can have their cake and eat it? Cake Smash and Splash sessions here are messy, simple, fun! What’s great about a cake smash here is that after the […]

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21
January
Forever Daddies girl. Harry Potter World.
Harry Potter World

Being the only girl, and the youngest, I’ve always been Daddies girl. So for his 70th birthday gift, what better than the incredible Harry Potter World? The one place he has always wanted to visit. Originally, I had booked this present to go in November, however I was admitted to hospital ill with severely infected […]

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16
January
Happy 6th Birthday Dinky Days Photography!
6 years in business

6 years, wow. 6 years ago I began my Family photography journey. It didn’t take me long to think of a name, in fact, Dinky Days Photography was the very first name to come to mind. It was so fitting. Dinky stands for little so that was for the little ones Id be photographing, and […]

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12
January
The breastfeeding photo that shook my Facebook
Breastfeeding at wedding

There are many people who believe that ‘extended’ breastfeeding is wrong and all for the mothers benefit. Let me tell you now, that is not true. Let’s begin where it all started. Little man was born on the 9th June 2015 by planned c section. I had two previous emergencies sections and it was apparent […]

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12
January
Who is the photographer behind Dinky Days?
newborn photographer in Essex

Many people already know the face behind Dinky Days, the photographer that adores to create beautiful photographs of your wonderful families. But for those that are new here, I’m Aimee! I have been running this wonderful venture called Dinky Days for 6 years now (January 2019). I’m the daughter of a photographer, the cousin of […]

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07
January
3 sons? I bet you want a girl…
Childrens Photographer Essex

Having 3 sons, I get asked almost daily if I will be trying for a girl. The simple answer to this is … no. No we will not be. Honestly, 3 boys are tough, but my gosh it’s a dream come true for me. Our first son was born in 2010. The one who made […]

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06
January
Anxiety. Get out of my head.

Anxiety. Im sure you’ve heard people speak about anxiety, but have you really listened? I know its hard to understand if you’ve (luckily) never suffered from it. I wouldn’t understand it either if I wasn’t one of those who it attacks constantly. Until recently that it, but I’ll get to that further into this post. […]

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