Our first family backpacking trip to Thailand

Thanks for stopping by my blog. My name is Nina and I am a photographer and Mum to Luke (10) and Sophie (8). I am married to Paul and around a year ago we decided that we wanted to go on our first family backpacking trip. Paul and I never backpacked after university...

read more

Lifestyle family photography Harpenden

Along with my colourful outdoor children's portraiture I also love Lifestyle family photography. A few weeks ago I met with this lovely family in Harpenden who I had met at a wedding I photographed at St Michaels Manor in St Albans last year. The aim of the shoot was...

read more

Hemel Hempstead Fireworks

Each year in the Old Town in Hemel Hempstead we have a spooky Halloween themed evening with monsters, ghouls and fireworks. This year it was superb and I took my camera along to capture some of the action.  My 5 year old wanted to prove "she wasn't afraid of no ghost"...

read more

How to set your photography pricing

  I have been thinking around the subject of photography pricing as it’s something that comes up regularly on my photography workshops and 1-2-1 mentoring sessions. I wanted to share some of the learnings from my business, but also from working with other baby, child...

read more

Children’s photography: Month of May

Children’s photography: My favourite May images As winter turns to Spring the UK becomes awash with incredible colours which make stunning backdrops for children’s photography.  I didn’t need to travel far to find incredible palettes of purples, pinks, yellows, and...

read more

Family photographer Berkhamsted

 Family photographer Berkhamsted Last month I photographed a local family with 2 girls, after Dad bought a photo shoot as a gift for Mothers Day.  The plan was to photograph at a local woodland towards the end of the day when the light was pretty.   The light was...

read more

Photo shoot winners from Team Macy event

Last year I donated an hours photo shoot for a Team Macy event in Hemel Hempstead. Helen and Paul started Team Macy to raise awareness of Congenital Heart Disease in memory of their baby girl. If you would like to read more, or donate to o this fantastic cause, you...

read more

Tadley Tea Party Musical Festival

As most of you know, I am a huge fan of live music and I also love working with people with an entrepreneurial spirit! That's why I am pleased to say that I will be supporting this brilliant event, the Tadley Tea Party Music Festival, which takes place in May, the...

read more

Family photographer in Berkhamsted

Family photographer in Berkhamsted Last week I had the pleasure of photographing the P family in an outdoor woodland shoot. They were looking for relaxed, fun images of them and the kids and I suggested a local woodland where I know the light is lovely.  The kids were...

read more

My holiday photos & lens choices

My holiday photos & lens choices..... With my husband and I both running business, we find the best time of year to go away on holiday is over the Christmas period. For the last 2 years we have visited Sharm El Sheik to get some winter sun and to indulge our love...

read more

1st Birthday photo session, Bourne End Bucks

1st Birthday photo session, Bourne End One of the best parts of my job as a family and children's photographer, is that I get to meet the same family over and over again. I first met this family, from Bourne End in Buckinghamshire, for a maternity session. I was so...

read more

Matt Goss @ The Dorchester

For those that knew me growing up, I have always been a big fan of Matt Goss. Bros was the first band I really loved, and I have continued to follow Matt Goss' music career which has moved towards a different sound over the years. He has a residency at Caesars Palace...

read more

Buying your first portrait lens

On my Beginners Photography Course  we discuss which lenses you should consider investing in once you have outgrown your kit lens (usually an 18-55mm 3.5 - 5.6). Your kit lens is a what I would describe as an "everyday all round" lens, which will allow you to capture...

read more

My photography bucket list for 2015

My photography bucket list for 2015 As we reach the end of this year, I have decided to challenge myself creatively by writing a bucket list of photos I would like to take, and new techniques I would like to try, in 2015. In an effort to make sure I don't forget I...

read more

An all new Nina Mace Photography

Over the Summer I have been working with the very talented Melissa Love  to redevelop my brand identity. I looked around at a lot of designers but fell in love with Melissa's work. We spend weeks delving into what I loved in terms of design, typology, colours and...

read more

Kids photographers in Hertfordshire

Looking for a kids photographers in Hertfordshire? Then welcome to the home of Nina Mace Photography. I specialise in children's photography and my love for working with children has grown since having 2 of my own.  My photography business is based out of Hemel...

read more

Nina Mace is Hemel Hempstead Photographer who specialises in bumps, babies, children & families.  In 2013 she was awarded a place in the top 10 UK photographers by the Guild of Professional Photographers and has been featured in blogs and titles including Vogue Italia. Nina also runs Beginners Photography Training for mums and dads with DSLR’s. Nina works throughout Hemel Hempstead, St Albans, Berkhamsted, Tring, Harpenden in Hertfordshire.

Hemel Hempstead Photography

X