On Friday 20th May, I ventured up to Gravesend to visit the wonderful Lynette Brown. I contacted Lynette as I wanted to create photos not just take them. I wanted to get the most out of my clients, get them showing raw emotions, rather than just standing there looking pretty in a nice place.
Lynette works within the Moment Design | Beloved Collective way of shooting...
"Beloved is an emerging portrait based photographic genre that celebrates and emphasises the importance of relationship. Blending the visual aesthetic of portrait photography with the authenticity of photojournalism, the Beloved Technique gives photographers a simple way to create meaning-rich, fulfilling and valuable experiences and imagery for those they photograph and themselves."
Sounded pretty perfect to me!!!
After picking Lynettes brain and doing the 'classroom' side of things we headed to Darenth Country Park located on the edge of the North Downs. With its amazing orchards and rolling fields you would never believe you have just driven on a motorway. It was truly stunning.
Our models for the day were the lovely Sarah and Gary. With their wedding date set later on this year, what better way to celebrate than an engagement shoot!
"She still believed in a