Helen Bartlett / Family Portraiture

Category: Kids

Kids – or children, along with newborns and babies are the specialty of London portrait photographer Helen Bartlett. It’s an all-encompassing term that covers offspring portraits. Read Helen’s blog posts for kids right here.


Learning how to ride a bike

So I am just settling down for an afternoon in the office and a big bunch of image processing, and in the first folder I opened I found these shots from a few weeks ago. Just a couple of quick sequences – Honor running through the woods which I just love and a couple of […]

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childrens portraits in Kensington

To the park for todays children’s portrait photography shoot in Kensington. We went out nice and early to beat the rush of small children enjoying the holidays and had a great time exploring, sitting on the fairy throne and riding our log spaceship to the moon. Here are a few favorites from the day

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Children’s portrait photography in Kew

Another shoot with returning clients for the blog today. I first met Sarah and Jim a few years ago to photograph Max when he was about a year old. Since then I have worked with most of the family – shoots with Sarah’s sister and Jim’s brother and their families and so it was lovely […]

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Lifestyle photography

Alison was one of my first ever clients back when I started my business about seven years ago. Our first shoot was in their basement flat in Marlyebone and I remember we played ‘Finding Nemo’ hiding under chairs from the barracuda (amazing how these things stay with you). I was delighted to head to Birmingham […]

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Children’s portrait photography in Richmond

It’s been a quiet few days on the blog as I have been away in Filey in Yorkshire taking some family photographs (soon to be seen on here). Now I am back and have a bit of a blog backlog to catch up on. First up, a shoot with Kate in Richmond. We had a […]

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Children’s portrait photography in Surrey

Everyone has their favorites and Poppy, who I have been photographing since before she was born (see Poppy and Edward’s gallery in the sample shoots area) is one of mine. Poppy is always a joy to be around and her little brother Edward shares the same wonderful, happy, personality. I can’t think where I would […]

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Children's photography in Rock, Cornwall

This year I shall be photographing families in Rock in Cornwall. I shall be there from Saturday 21st August until Monday 30th August. If you would like a beach session then do get in touch as there will only be one session per day (to get the lovely early morning light and the children in […]

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Child Portrait Photography in Saffron Walden

I first met Marisa a couple of years ago and so I was delighted to head back to their lovely house, just outside Saffron Walden, for some more child portrait photography. This time we had two children and also one grandparent in attendance (always a great addition to any photo shoot I think). We had […]

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Children’s portrait photography in Primrose Hill

We took advantage of the beautiful weather when I met Melanie and her family in Primrose Hill for some portrait photographs of her children. We had a wonderful time playing at the park and then, as the morning wore on we headed home for a nice cold drink and a couple of extra pictures back […]

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Children’s photography in Clapham

I was in Clapham again the other day taking pictures of Olivia’s children. We had a great time taking pictures – both indoors and out at the park and the girls were a real joy to photography, such good fun. Here are some favorite pictures – yes, that is a massive block of cheese in […]

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