Winter Canberra Family Photography | Little Moments Session

Why Winter is Perfect for Canberra Family Photography

Many people might think of spring or autumn for family photos, but I’m here to tell you that winter has its own unique charm, especially here in Canberra. One of the best things about winter photography is the incredibly soft and gentle light it provides, which adds a magical touch to your family portraits.

During winter, the sun hangs lower in the sky throughout the day, which means you don’t have to wait for the ‘golden hour’ at the very end of the day to get that lovely, diffused light that photographers love so much. This softer light is not only beautiful but also very flattering, as it gently illuminates the skin without harsh shadows.

What’s more, the timing of winter light aligns perfectly with families who have young children. As the sun sets earlier, we can schedule your photo session in the late afternoon, which means we can wrap up in time for you to get the little ones home for dinner and ready for bed. This makes the photo shoot convenient and stress-free for you.

Additionally, the winter scenery can provide a stunning backdrop for your family photos. Whether it’s the crispness of bare trees, the rich colours of the winter sky, or even a sprinkle of frost, these elements can add an extra layer of interest and texture to your images.

As your Canberra family photographer, I’m excited to help you capture these beautiful winter moments. My aim is to make your photo session enjoyable and relaxed, ensuring that even in the chill of winter, your family’s warmth shines through in every photo. So, let’s bundle up and create some beautiful memories this winter, taking full advantage of the serene Canberra landscapes and the exquisite winter light.

Hi, I’m Janet

Mother of two fierce, highly rambunctious, primary school girls and Moments photographer. After years of photographing my own little ones in their early years, using photography as a creative outlet grew into a passion that grew into a business.

I am a fully accredited, award-winning photographer. From the moment your family is growing, I’m passionate about capturing snippets of the journey to display in your home forever.

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