RECENT CHRISTENING PHOTOGRAPHY

Having beautiful photographs to remember your baby’s christening by is wonderful. Being able to show your baby photographs of what the day was like is even better!

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“Louise is an amazing photographer – she blends right in with the family scene to make the kids relax and get the most of them. Her photos are fresh, natural but all denote her outstanding eye. I love them!” Erica

Christening photographer – St Paul’s Cathedral, London

On every photographer’s bucket list are a few spectacular venues, and for me, St Paul’s Cathedral in London is one of those. I feel incredibly honoured to have photographed baptisms here several times. Although the actual service can’t be photographed, through careful and sensitive photography it’s entirely possible to capture the spirit of the day.…

A baby being dressed for a christening smiling at the camera

Christening photography – St. Paul’s church, Chiswick

“I was delighted with Ella’s christening photos”. Rebecca It was such a pleasure to photograph this christening at Saint Paul’s Church in Chiswick. I photographed the preparations at the family’s house beforehand. They had a beautiful antique christening gown for the baby to wear, which I photographed hanging up in their home. I also documented…

Candid look of a young girl on her dad's chest while holding onto someone in front of her from a christening portrait session in London

Greek Baptism Photography: Hagia Sophia

This was the third baptism I’ve photographed at Hagia Sophia (an Orthodox Greek church) in central London. I love photographing christenings again at the same church because it’s a great challenge to keep photographing the building with new angles and perspectives. The guests were wearing such colourful clothing – it made a wonderful contrast against…

baby being held by mother and godparents at its christening in London

Personal Pick 14: photographs from a christening in Chelsea, southwest London – Our Most Holy Redeemer & St Thomas More

I chose this photograph for January’s Personal Pick as it’s such a joyous moment. It was taken whilst the family were gathering to take a group portrait after the christening service. The mother and godparents were absorbed in the fun of the moment, unaware of the camera. I love capturing these fleeting moments – the…

Priest blessing the baby held by mum in the altar during christening

Christening photographer London: Richmond – St Peter’s Church, SW18

“Louise was lovely to work with, and was discreet during the service whilst managing to capture all the important moments. Louise took a good range of photos which captured our occasion perfectly, and brought out the children’s individual characters.” Claire   “I saw the photos of the Baptism Service and I was so impressed that…

Baptism photography in St. Mary and St. John’s Church

My family love the slide show of the baptism.” Carina   Photographing this Baptism in Balham – south London: It was fascinating to photograph this family as they prepared for their daughter’s Baptism. They invited me to photograph all the traditions beforehand, such as the godmother dressing the baby. I also photographed the incredible spread of…

natural photo of a priest pouring holy water on the baby's head

Christening photographer: photographs from Clerkenwell – central London. St Peter’s Italian Church

  “Louise was a great photographer for our baby’s christening, and she was discreet and pleasant to have around during the day. Her pictures are outstanding!” Elisa   Photographing this Christening It was a real delight to photograph this christening at St Peter’s Italian Church on Clerkenwell Road. Stepping in to this beautiful church, it’s incredible to…

Guests playing with the baby boy in the church before christening

Baptism photography – St James’s Church, Marylebone

It was a real honour to photograph this Baptism. It was so lovely to see different generations from the family come together to celebrate this special day – including some relatives who’d flown in from overseas. The service was held at St James’s Roman Catholic Church – a very beautiful building, with lots of ornate features and a stunning ceiling.…

A person lighting the candle in the altar of the church in St. Paul's Church in Clapham

Christening photographer – photos taken in Clapham, south west London: St Paul’s Church

  “Louise is an extremely talented photographer who puts you completely at ease and blends into the occasion. We hope to work with her again very soon.” – Jeremy and Peter   Photographing this Christening in Clapham: I had the pleasure of photographing this beautiful boy’s christening at St Paul’s Church in Clapham. His parents Jeremy…

Toddler at a christening standing next to adults

Personal Pick 17: discreet christening photography in London – St Peter in Chains, Crouch End

Why I chose this photograph (from a London christening at St Peter in Chains, Crouch End): The simple answer is, it made me chuckle! As well as documenting the key moments of a christening or baptism, I love also documenting the little moments that are unique to each family. This little chap had grown tired…

Candle hanging in a Romanian church in London

Romanian baptism photography London – St Dunstan-in-the-West on Fleet Street

It was such a pleasure photographing this baptism. I captured the careful preparations at home as their gorgeous little baby was dressed first in a traditional Romanian outfit, and then in a handmade outfit for the service itself. It was lovely to see her godmother doting on the baby, clearly going to be a great godmother!…