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5 awesome, local beauty-spots for you and your family in Nottingham and Derby this spring

5 awesome, local beauty-spots for you and your family in Nottingham and Derby this spring

After all the beautiful hot weather we've been having recently, I bet you're starting to think about the summer holidays and what to do with the family and especially your littler adventurers. We've put together a list of 5 of our favourite summer places to visit near Nottingham and Derby.

5 tips on taking stunning spring landscape and nature photographs on your phone

5 tips on taking stunning spring landscape and nature photographs on your phone

The sun has been shining, the trees are starting to blossom and spring has certainly arrived. You couldn’t ask for better conditions for photography. But how do you take advantage and get great photographs?

Here’s our short guide to getting the best photos out and about this spring.

What happens at a wedding photography consultation and pre-wedding photo session?

What happens at a wedding photography consultation and pre-wedding photo session?

Whilst researching for your wedding day, you’ll no doubt have spent a lot of time on the internet looking at local suppliers in Nottingham, Derby and the East Midlands.

During our consultations, we love to meet up in person, grab some coffee (and cake - Dave can’t resist a piece of cake!) and have a chat. Usually couples get in contact via Facebook, email or phone and sharing their wedding date and location as part of the enquiry. Once we’ve checked if we’re available for your big day, we’ll arrange a time and date to meet you both for a chat and a free, no-obligation pre-wedding photo-shoot.

Why it's better to give experiences not things

Why it's better to give experiences not things

Why give experiences not things

Money can’t buy happiness.

But if you were to try, science has some very clear advice - it’s better to spend money on an experience than the latest iPhone or a new TV. There are several reasons why experiences make you happier.

Why shop locally this Christmas?

Why shop locally this Christmas?

Lot’s of people dread this time of year. Unless you’re the most organised person on Earth it can seem like a lot to get ready. The sudden realisation that you have just a few weeks to go until Christmas can be enough to make your head spin!

With the amazing array of Christmas offers out there it can be a bit hard to know where to start. Big businesses are funneling huge amounts of money into advertising, trying to get you to visit their shops. So why would you even consider buying locally this Christmas?

Here’s 6 good reasons explaining why we think you should shop locally this Christmas.