Photographing Children 2 - The Quality Hotel, Boldon / by Simon Cardwell

Following on from a recent blog about photographing children, I thought I would share another selection of photographs of kids from a wedding at the Quality Hotel, Boldon. 

It's nice when a sequence of photos naturally develops:

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My style is to stand off & observe what is happening around me, without interfering or trying to interact with people directly. I find this approach can give you an unguarded moment that would never happen in front of a camera otherwise: 

Selfies & people taking photos on their phones & cameras has become so prevalent, there is no point trying to discourage or stop it. I encourage it, happy guests make for happy photos: