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Gather your Tribe NI

Gather your Tribe NI

  Gather your Tribe NI is a passion project of mine that has been growing over the years.  Have you ever noticed the people that you love & cherish can come from lots of different places.  They can be sisters, brothers, aunties, cousins, childhood friends,...

Portrait Photography – Northern Ireland

Portrait Photography – Northern Ireland

Portrait Photography - Northern Ireland Mel Hudson Outdoor Family Photographer     Family portrait photography is a mouthful.  It sounds so formal and stiff. It reminds me of the paintings hanging in Great Halls around the world.  Straight back, shoulders...

Family Photoshoot – Northern Ireland

Family Photoshoot – Northern Ireland

Family Photoshoot - Northern Ireland Mel Hudson Family Portraits   This is a beautiful family photoshoot in Northern Ireland that I captured during my Autumn Colours Sessions.  My clients had one of my lovely Gift Vouchers for a family photoshoot as a Christmas...

Extended family photoshoot – Belfast

Extended family photoshoot – Belfast

Extended Family Photoshoot - Belfast Mel Hudson Family Photography   An extended family photoshoot includes grandparents, aunties, uncles and all your lovely cousins. It takes a tribe to raise your babies and it's so precious to have photos of that tribe.  I...

Grandparents Photoshoot – Belfast

Grandparents Photoshoot – Belfast

Grandparents Photoshoot - Belfast Mel Hudson Family Photography   Well hold onto your breeches ... because this grandparents photoshoot was beyond perfection. Every time I get a ping in my inbox I just cant believe it.  Someone has chosen me because they can...

Autumn Photo Shoot – for families

Autumn Photo Shoot – for families

Autumn Photo Shoot - for families Outdoor Family Photography Mel Hudson   This is going to be a super sweet post, because the photos I have to share are just so special.  I always wonder how families find me, Google is the Queen for searching autumn photo...

Autumn Outdoor Family Photo Shoots

Autumn Outdoor Family Photo Shoots

Autumn Outdoor Family Photo Shoots Northern Ireland - Mel Hudson What a crazy place the world is right now.  Is everyone doing Ok? It has been a while since I powered up my blog, so much so I forgot the password.  So after 8 attempts I'm here, on a Saturday morning in...

Engagement Photography – Belfast

Engagement Photography – Belfast

Engagement Photography - Belfast Mel Hudson Family Photographer So engagement photography... who knew! I genuinely didn't know what I was missing until bam in the space of 2 weeks I was invited to be a part of 2 surprise engagements. So. Much. Joy.... I just cant...

Cake Smash at home – Belfast

Cake Smash at home – Belfast

Cake Smash at home - Belfast Mel Hudson Family Photographer   Each and every one of my Cake Smash at home sessions have been different and unique.  Just like your little human I like to build a cake smash session around you guys.  So what to expect when you book...