A bit of the white stuff

While the country goes into meltdown because of the snow, us photographers get a little excited.  The snow may cause disruption to the roads and schools, but it makes the most beautiful backdrop for photos.  Jeanette had her own beauty … More

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A little bit late into January but I’ve been meaning to share this since I saw it on Florence Finds a few weeks ago.  This is such a great idea…January Joy!   One of our resolutions here at Cocoon is to … More

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Harpenden wish list

is the lovely independent Fullwoods Boutique in Harpenden run by Linda.    If you haven’t already been, do pop in and have a look round.   Fullwoods have some lovely individual pieces from casual wear to something a bit more … More

Hands, Knees and Bumps a Daisy!

pregnancy photo shoot ertfordshire

Well, not quite..just a bump, but what a beautiful bump! Michelle was encouraged by a friend to come along for a maternity photo shoot at our new natural light studio. “I really enjoyed the shoot, it wasn’t rushed or too … More

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is Energie Fitness a club in St Albans city centre designed exclusively for women, based on 30 minute workouts.   They work with you to achieve the results you want with their  6-Week, Results Guaranteed, Programme . The club has a friendly, personal and relaxed … More

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before and after eyelashes

Wanting beautiful eyelashes, then why not get lashed by the lovely Lucy. Lucy will ‘transform your eyelashes to be fuller, longer and curvier for a sensational look.   Waterproof and durable, your new look will last you weeks – with … More

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This week’s post is written by our lovely and talented make up artist, Emma.  Read her review on the fabulous Youngblood Cosmetics (which is aptly named with the release of Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2 coming up!!!).   On Friday … More

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are all things pink.  October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the distinctive pink ribbon that is associated with Breast Cancer support is worn by thousands of people throughout the world.  According to Pink Ribbon Support, ‘Breast Cancer Awareness Month … More

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A while ago we photographed Suzanne who wanted some professional photographs taken.   Not the normal ‘corporate head shots’ but something a bit more feminine and images that would convey her personality, so  off we headed to The Grove Hotel … More

The lovely Hannah


Hannah was the first person to be photographed in our new Harpenden studio.    Hannah isn’t a model, although she probably should be!    We also worked with Emma on this shoot, the newest member of our team. These are … More