With Mother’s Day just around the corner I wanted to take some time to showcase some of the beautiful mothers I’ve had the opportunity to photograph over the years. It’s such an honour and such a special experience to capture the bond between mother and child.Read More
Something that has been on my mind lately is success. More so, defining my success. It isn’t likes, comments, followers or even money. For me, it always comes back to connection, conversation and community.Read More
Lately it has become the norm to turn our hobbies into work. Because of this we often forget to create without a goal or purpose, we forget to create simply for the joy of creating, we forget to play.Read More
Words by: Lauren of Laurel and Lace
What follows is an attempt to educate and pave the way for understanding of what really goes into your wedding flowers. Yes we get to “play with pretty flowers all day” (a patronising term that is commonly thrown at us implying that our jobs are easy/we don’t work hard) but there is so much more to it...Read More
One thing I get asked continually is “how do you stay motivated working from home”!? Truth is, I’m easily distracted and life happens but my income is dependent on my output. I’ve figured out 5 things that work for me to stay motivated, organised and basically get shit done!Read More
I’m Jessica Christie, the photographer and I’m here to help you prepare for you photoshoot! If you’ve just chosen me to capture your story, thank you! I couldn’t be more excited!! Even if you’re still on the fence about a photoshoot or have booked in with someone else, I promise these tips will be helpful so, read on.Read More
It's been a huge year and I could not be more grateful to each and everyone one of you who made it so! I wanted to look back on all people I've met and the places I've been so I've put together a recap of 2018! I'm so looking forward to next year!Read More
This past weekend I had a sweet session with Tom, Lis, Charlotte and their baby-to-be! We danced around in the speckled light, picked flowers and documented this beautiful stage of life that they are in.Read More
It’s 10pm on a Wednesday night and my mind has finally cleared. I’ve been struggling a little bit lately with “my why”.Read More
I've always been a big believer that what comes into your life is for a reason and the people you meet are never random.
Meeting Jaime at the Australian National Botanic Gardens was a reminder of this and within minutes, if felt like I'd known this girl for years! Her personality is so vibrant and energetic plus, she has this 'just show up' attitude which made our session together so much fun.Read More
I know what you're thinking.... 'It's the middle of the week, Jess'.
It sure is! But, it's Wednesday, hump day and possibly the hardest day of the week (according to the internet). So, I'm trying to giving myself and you, something to look forward to!! I did say I'd be blogging more and I meant it!Read More
Collaborating with other creatives is something I love to do! I've found it to be a great way of trying new things, seeing different perspectives, meeting people and also a chance to create some beautiful content. Luckily for me, it has also been a means to connect with some truely lovely individuals and build friendships.Read More
Hello again, it's been a while! So much has happened since I last put thought to paper, well, keyboard now. Truthfully, I've been thinking about blogging again for months, but I just got in my own way. I kept putting it off, using every reason you could imagine. When it all boils down, the reasons are simply, excuses. So, tonight I decided to 'Just start. Then, keep going'.Read More