My childhood memories of Spring always involve walking home from school under a canopy of pink and white cherry blossom trees. Lots of the cherry trees are gone from that road now but we have the most beautiful pink cherry tree in our garden. Every Spring we watch for the first sign of a blossom … Read More
These images are from a couple of years ago back when my two biggest still looked little! I love this time of year and it’s the perfect time to visit a magical forest like this. Baby ferns, bluebells and wild garlic – it’s like stepping into a child’s storybook illustration. We always have to tread … Read More
Easter bunnies and new babies are so perfect together! I love when clients have special keepsakes for their baby’s photoshoot – this gorgeous boy is on his Mama’s baby blanket. Libby O’Reilly is a portrait photographer based in Dublin, Ireland, specialising in studio and lifestyle newborn photography. Follow Libby on Instagram to view more of her daily … Read More
My husband Will is wedding photographer and I love when his wedding couples get in touch with me to photograph their babies. This baby boy was such a pleasure to photograph – we had a lovely relaxed lifestyle shoot in his home which was full of Spring sunshine. Libby O’Reilly is a portrait photographer based … Read More
When storm Emma brought us snow last week it turned everything into a winter wonderland and luckily I was still able to venture out for a newborn photoshoot. Photographing a brand new baby is always special but the snow really made this magical. We were warm and cosy inside for most of the shoot but couldn’t … Read More
1. No Posing Required! You can forget about awkward posing and smiling for the camera – a lifestyle photoshoot focuses on connection and emotion. A natural moment is going to tell the story of your family so much more than an elaborately posed portrait. And let’s face it toddlers and young children have no time … Read More
The look on the faces of big brother and sister – they are so proud to be holding their new baby sister! These are some of my favourite moments to capture at newborn sessions and they are all the more special to look back on in the years to come.
FIRST COMMUNION PHOTOGRAPHY Once it starts feeling like Spring I start looking forward to First Communion sessions. For communion boys & girls I offer special mini portrait sessions. I keep everything bright and airy to create timeless, natural portraits. I also have some very special keepsake options just for communion sessions. BOOKING DETAILS First Communion mini … Read More
What stays with me most from this baby boys photoshoot is how how perfectly he fit in his parents and grandparents arms. Holding a new member of your family might be one of the nicest things that arms get to do! Libby O’Reilly is a portrait photographer based in Dublin, Ireland, specialising in studio and … Read More
Just the cutest little man – only a couple of weeks old. One of the things I love about at-home newborn sessions is that they are all so different and personal to each baby. I love to use special blankets as a backdrop – this gorgeous quilt was made by baby’s Auntie!