Meet Ellie



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Hi! I’m Ellie and I’m a newborn and family photographer in the awesome city of Leicester, but I travel all over the East Midlands.

I a mum of  Toby who’s 11 and is my right-hand man.
My favourite things in the world are Yoga and Red wine, and when I’m not shooting you’ll find me curled up on the sofa watching a trashy 80’s film.

I couldn’t live without my friends and family, my camera and a cup of coffee (decaf) I know don’t ask, I gave up caffeine and now walk around like a zombie.
I spend a lot of time laughing and nothing makes me happier than camping in cornwall.

My love of people is what got me into family photography. I’ve been a photographer for many years and I can’t imagine doing anything else. My photography style is organic and vintage inspired. I just love capturing all the beautiful and fleeting moments for my wonderful families, and the best thing about being a family photographer is that I get to cuddle with cute babies and capture beautiful memories.
If you’re looking for a photographer who knows all about temper tantrums and can deal with them, puts everyone at ease and totally gets you – that’s me!

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The nitty gritty bit 🙂

Family life is bloody crazy whatever stage you are at, from newborn to pre-teens; and I know from firsthand experience it’s like a whirlwind and sometimes you are hanging on by the seat of your pants, so I’ll take my hat off to you for actually taking five minutes to research a professional photographer!

These few short years watching your children grow into amazing young adults goes so fast! It’s an amazing gift to be able to freeze time and capture the moment; the sweet features and cute smiles and keep them forever in a picture.

The fact is, that I know you really appreciate photography and capturing memories is so important to you, it is to me too! This is serious shizz and your phone just isn’t going to cut it right?

As a family, you want to display your images proudly on the wall and look at them and see them in all their beauty, and this is what I can offer to you.

I endeavour to deliver you a personal service, a little bit of me goes into each shoot. I’m extremely professional but a real person, it’s just me, not 5 different employees passing you around.

In a nutshell, the experience you will have with me goes like this:

All the details have already been taken care of before the shoot, I know what you want to get out of your session because we have chatted on the phone, everything is worked out ahead of time. So everyone can show up feeling at ease and relaxed for the session ahead. Your hand-edited portraits will be ready for viewing within three weeks! I’m not a pushy salesperson guilting you into remortgaging your house, I just want you to take home what you want and feel delighted.

My Favourites


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I love coffee

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I love My Children

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I love Lazy Sundays