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Extended family walking together at dusk

Extended Family Photos

November 20, 2023

Everything you need and want to know when booking extended family photos with Melbourne family photographer Kate Cashin Photography.

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Headshot of a woman with short grey hair wearing a black cardigan.

Headshots versus Personal Branding

March 2, 2023

What is the difference between headshots and personal branding? Which do you need? All your questions answered here.

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15 Props To Use In Personal Branding Photos

February 25, 2023

Having branding photos taken? Here are 15 great props to make your photos interesting so they speak to your ideal client.

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Australian passport

Photos For A Passport

February 2, 2023

I’ve put my own self esteem on the line to test out and compare the quality of passport photos and service at several popular Australian providers.

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Pregnant mother in blue crop top performing a squat

CrossFit Mama

January 20, 2023

Who says you need to slow down during the late stages of pregnancy? CrossFit Mama Mon’s maternity photos definitely prove otherwise.

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Autumn Family Photo taken at George Tindale Gardens by Kate Cashin Photography

Autumn Family Photos In Melbourne

January 15, 2023

Why you should be booking your Autumn photos right now if you want images taken in the Dandenongs this year.

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Pregnancy Photos Project

January 10, 2023

Dresses. No. Daisy fields. No. Felt, boho hats. No. How and why I have decided to start photographing alternative pregnancy photos in 2023.

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Child And Baby Led Photography

January 5, 2023

Why as a retired sexual offences and child abuse detective I have now adopted a child and baby led approach in my photography business.

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Lightroom display of a wedding portrait to demonstrate soft proofing

Paper Choices When Printing Your Photos

November 15, 2022

Everything you need to know about how to soft proof your images so they print the way they look on your computer.

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Extended family summer photoshoot in Melbourne by Kate Cashin Photography

Summer Family Photos in Melbourne

October 26, 2022

Why are summer photoshoots so popular and what are 8 tips to success if you are planning one? Let me share my insights and experience.

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Mood board of what to wear for family photos with Kate Cashin Photography

What To Wear For Your Family Photos

August 22, 2022

The dos and don’t when choosing your outfits for family photos covering everything from accessories to footwear to underwear.

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Print Quality Comparison

June 6, 2022

Comparison of printed photo quality between Officeworks, Kmart and professional lab Atkins Pro.

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Family with newborn in the forest at Kallista during winter

Melbourne Winter Family Photos

March 27, 2022

7 reasons to consider booking a winter family photoshoot in Melbourne’s Dandenongs.

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Family Photos When Children Are Clingy

February 5, 2022

My top 12 tricks, tips, poses and prompts for photographing clingy babies and toddlers.

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Siblings sitting on farm fence at dusk

Using Your Own Farm For Family Photos

December 29, 2021

Reflections on a sibling photoshoot taken on the family property on the outskirts of Melbourne.

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