Hannah Brooke

Family

Body Positivity: What it means to me and why I won’t digitally enhance or alter your bodies.

As a photographer I jokingly get asked to "just photoshop three stone off", "remove my chins" and "make me look 25 again" ALL THE TIME! It's usually said in jest, but in reality it breaks my heart a little bit every time because I've had my own...
Doorstep Pics: a summary!

Doorstep Pics: a summary!

For 10 weeks during lockdown I photographed a whopping 273 families on their doorsteps! If someone had told me that figure, when I resigned from my corporate job in January, I would never have believed them for a minute, because ordinarily, that would have taken me...

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Lockdown portraits

Lockdown portraits

It's taken me a few weeks to adjust to this "new normal", life at home 24/7 with a 3-year-old and a 5-year-old. It continues to be a rollercoaster of emotions. Some days I'm almost euphoric with gratitude for my family, our health, our garden, the weather..... And yet...

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Why you should have an at-home Newborn shoot!

Why you should have an at-home Newborn shoot!

I don’t have many regrets in life….but one thing I do bitterly regret is not having professional photos of my eldest when he was a newborn. I wasn’t a professional photographer then, and whilst I took thousands of snaps of him on my phone, I hardly have ANY of me and...

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