As a mum of four boys I know that family life is never perfect. I also know just how good our family all feel when …
Alison Sackett is a fellow photographer with a passion for mindfulness, nature and empowering others to connect with their creative selves.
Alison Sackett, owner and founder of “A natural breathing space” got in touch as she was looking to refresh her website and launch a new event at Bishops palace in Wells, Somerset. Alison is a professional photographer specialising in “mindful photography” which Alison describes as “a way of slowing down, getting outside, appreciating the world around you and encouraging your creativity in a gentle manner”.
I missed the goal…and I will not judge.
After England’s loss last week, I was due to write the weekly newsletter. I’d committed to writing weekly to the community since January 2021 and I couldn’t do it. I just couldn’t write the newsletter. I was tired, deflated and thoughtful.
Capturing photos for a new website that features horses and dogs. It has to be a natural photography experience.
I recently had the pleasure of working with Susan Ryrie, a musculoskeletal therapist working with humans, dogs and horses. Susan was having a new website designed and wanted to include some imagery that really reflected her and her business. Find out more information about a natural brand photography session for your business here.
With a continuing increase of children and adults spending more and more time on social media, a world of false imagery has exploded with people unable to identify what is real beauty and what is highly edited and false imagery.
It is common for people to over edit their photos, alter the background, spend a long time perfecting (in their eyes) an image before then posting this image online.
However, is this image then perceived by the audience as beautiful?
Surely if the image doesn’t truly reflect who you are then there is no “real” connection with the viewer….? What do you think?
I’ve found that a return to busyness has arrived. At first it was with the children’s after school clubs and now with the additional appointments we are all trying to book in along with meeting friends and families for outdoor fun and juggling our work commitments too. Busyness is a funny thing and I generally try to avoid it. However I have been thinking of how I can reframe the term “busyness”?
For our mental wellbeing, how can we re-frame the term “busy”?
Choosing to live more sustainably is a key step to tackling climate change.
Our earth has been taken for granted for too many years. We must respect nature, learn to appreciate the strengths of nature and learn to live in harmony with nature.
You can make a difference. It is all about making small changes to your everyday living.
Here I share some easy easy sustainable swaps to embrace in your home and lifestyle.
This week I came across a blossom tree. A tree sparkling in the blue sky and shimmering with beautiful white blossom.
The sheer beauty of the blossom tree pulled me in. The little details were magical.
This soulful moment is what memories are made of.
How can we use our senses to connect each day with nature and boost our wellbeing?
There is more and more scientific research emerging about the benefits of nature. All you have to do is use Ecosia (the new eco google) and search “the benefits of nature” to discover the new and evolving science and reasons to connect with nature.
Nature is good for your memory, boosts your mood, improves attention and boosts creativity. However I am asking you to look into your heart and ask yourself, do you really need this evidence? Do you already understand the true power of nature on your wellbeing? Can you feel it?
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I work with nature loving, eco conscious individuals who are looking to make a positive difference to our world. I help you capture your true essence and being amongst nature. I help you capture yourself at your most natural. I help you connect naturally with your clients through beautiful nature inspired imagery. I help you feel at ease, re-connect with yourself and share your inspiring story with others. You can work me by booking a nature inspired branding session and see and feel the instant benefits for yourself and your business or you can commit to a seasonal approach to brand photography and grow your business through beautiful inspiring imagery all year round.