THE LOVE OF MAGICAL MOMENT THAT TELL A PERFECT STORY OF A SPECIAL MOMENT IN TIME.
“IT’S ONE THING TO MAKE A PICTURE OF WHAT A PERSON LOOKS LIKE, IT’S ANOTHER THING TO MAKE A PORTRAIT OF WHO THEY ARE”
– PAUL CAPONIGRO.
From home documentary to fun filled family days out. From newborn, through maternity, for your growing family or you and your partner. All the way to the end of your days and don’t forget the pets! I capture everything and anything in the wonderful outdoors, it gives a sense of freedom and blissfulness, also a breathtaking backdrop.
EMOTIVE DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY THAT CAPTURES BEAUTIFUL MOMENTS TO A FOREVER GROWING STORY.
My childhood family albums gave me the love for document every precious moment, whatever that may be. The freedom of the outdoors not only allows me to photograph persons and children in a natural environment but also allows them to have tons of fun exploring freely too!
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HANNAH AND CHRIS – A WINTER MINI ENGAGEMENT SESSION AT THORNDON COUNTRY PARK – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
Fast forward a year, Hannah and her partner Chris got engaged and Hannah booked me for one of my mini sessions. What perfect opportunity to get some adorable couple portraits! So there it was, early December at Thorndon Country Park, Hannah and Chris joined me for 30 minutes of portraits and it was again, a total joy.
A BEAUTIFUL MISTY RURAL COATSAL MATERNITY SHOOT WITH ZOE – CUDMORE GROVE, EAST MERSEA – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
I cannot put into words how much this shoot was like a total breath of fresh air. I met Zoe just last year when she got in touch ahead of becoming a Humanist Wedding Celebrate here in the South East of the UK and we did a whole Branding Concept for her socials.
The most beautiful family session this Winter was with this incredible family. Joanna booked this session for her little extended family who all form a support bubble. They all come alone to my Winter minis and we spend such a lovely time exploring Thorndon Country Park.
SARAH, JAY AND SWEET MYLA – WINTERS WOODLAND FAMILY SESSION AT THORNDON COUNTRY PARK – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY
If this isn’t the dreamiest winter session, I doesn’t know what is.
December 2020 was the second year of me doing my winter mini sessions and it was a complete sell out! There is something about the winters sun that I absolutely love! Just look at that light!
HOLLY, HARRISON AND RUBY – EXPLORING THE AUTUMNAL WOODLANDS AT THORNDON COUNTRY PARK, SOUTH – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
The Autumn of 2020 feels like a lifetime away and shows just how fast the past year has gone by.My Autumn mini sessions took place on the 11th October, it was hit and miss whether they would go ahead giving the restrictions in place but thankfully we was able to.
RYLEE AND ELYSSA – A FUN WOODLAND AUTUMNAL SIBLING AFTERNOON – THORNDON COUNTRY PARK – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
It’s a reminder of how precious time is and how fast children grow. I first met Jade, mummy of Rylee and Elyssa at the beginning of the year to celebrate of the Baptism and first birthday of Elyssa. She couldn’t walk, didn’t talk and had a lot less hair.
THE BEVINGTON’S – A PERFECT AUTUMNAL OCTOBER MORNING – THORNDON COUNTRY PARK, SOUTH – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
Here are The Bevington’s, Camilla and her beautiful family. Whilst we had originally booked this session at the beginning on
SARAH, JACOB, TODD AND COPPER – ADORABLE AUTUMNAL FAMILY SESSION WITH THEIR FURRY PETS – PAPER MILL LOCK, LITTLE BADDOW – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
Sarah and Jacob originally booked me for their wedding in Malta for July 2020 – prior to the pandemic hitting
THE BATEMAN’S – A SWEET SUMMERS SUNDAY AFTERNOON, EXTENDED FAMILY SESSION – THORNDON COUNTRY PARK – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
Last summer I booked Alex and Reece’s wedding for this August. Shortly after Alex booked in a family session for
LITTLE DARLING ELYSSA – A SWEET SUNDAY MORNING BAPTISM | AT ST EDMUND KING & MARTYR IN ASSINGTON, SUFFOLK – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
It was a sweet Sunday morning on the 12th January when I was driving down the small narrow country lanes
THE LEVINE’S – A BLISSFUL SUNDAY FAMILY SESSION – THORNDON COUNTRY PARK – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
I thought I would revisit a beautiful family session I photographed last summer. Its been up on the blog before
SARAH AND JAY – BLISSFUL PRE-PARENTHOOD COUPLES MINI SESSION – THE MANOR NATURE RESERVE – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
When I began advertising my winter mini sessions at the end of November last year, Sarah got in contact after
NATASHA, STUART AND FAMILY – A BEAUTIFUL ADVENTEROUS FAMILY SESSION – THE MANOR NATURE RESERVE – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
This session was a little different to any I had done before. It had been years since I shot something
Ever looking for an alternative for your childs 1st birthday. Did you ever think of having just a fun freely
SWEET GIRL DELILAH – A BEAUTIFUL SUNNY SUNDAY BAPTISM – MARY MAGDELENE CHURCH AND DOWNHAM HALL, BILLERICAY – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
I photographed baby Delilah a few months back for a newborn session at their family home. It was the sweetest
A couple of weeks ago I spent my sunday morning with a new little arrival and her family. Baby was
A CELEBRATION OF BAPTISM WITH TWO ADORABLE GIRLS – SACRED HEART OF JESUS R C CHRUCH, SOUTHEND-ON-SEA – SHIANNE MERCER PHOTOGRAPHY.
Although many of you have probably been to a handful of Christenings/Baptisms throughout your life. I however, have not. As