Category Archives: Being Engaged

Why real photos are so important!

  Isn’t it funny that sometimes we read something that changes everything?  I read this that my friend Anna wrote a few months ago.  She sadly lost her aunt quite suddenly and her article explores her “why” as a photographer and why photos are so important. Friends, family and the people I photograph assume that…

  • RachelSeptember 8, 2014 - 9:20 am

    This is a wonderful reminder and so true, thank you for sharing Jessica and thank you for sharing Anna’s post, having read that now too, I am now an emotional wreck byt an inspired one. I will go on to share this important message with others. X x xReplyCancel

    • Jessica RobertsSeptember 8, 2014 - 9:22 am

      Thank you so much Rachel, It makes me smile that you are going to share this message too xxReplyCancel

  • Sharon CooperSeptember 8, 2014 - 10:23 am

    So so true! Real photos rock!ReplyCancel

  • Anna TaylorSeptember 8, 2014 - 11:24 am

    Nail. On. Head. Now I just need to take your (and my own) advice! (I hate having my photo taken!!)ReplyCancel

    • Jessica RobertsSeptember 8, 2014 - 12:59 pm

      Thanks Anna! I think you just need to find the right photographer, one you get along with and can be yourself with. I kind of have an acceptance now when I see photos of my self now. I don’t really like the way I like in the above photos but I think it probably looks like me… it’s weird isn’t it?!ReplyCancel

  • Laura BabbSeptember 9, 2014 - 7:48 am

    What a lovely post. Thanks for sharing.ReplyCancel

  • SarahSeptember 9, 2014 - 8:58 pm

    A beautiful post Jessica and so true.ReplyCancel

  • Matt WillisSeptember 15, 2014 - 10:13 pm

    Very true words there Jessica. It can be equally difficult on both sides of the camera.ReplyCancel