Sydney In Home Newborn & Family Lifestyle Photographer

Natural. Artful. Intentional.

In-home newborn and family lifestyle photographs that evoke emotion

Servicing Sydney Metro | Hawkesbury | Hills District

Hi I'm Nelli.

A feeler of all the feels, a lover of nostalgic moments, a slow living, delight in the little things, and bathe in the details, kind of gal. My photography mantra is a very simple quote,

Don't shoot what it looks like. Shoot what it feels like.

When your intention shifts from taking a picture because it looks nice, to taking a picture because it makes you feel something, that's when you see the magic in photographs.

Photographs taken with careful consideration have the ability to evoke a number of sensory reactions in the viewer, namely; deep emotion, feelings of nostalgia and memories you thought were long gone. They can also be provocations for the imagination that make us wonder what it would be like to experience what we are seeing in the image.

Photography is a visual language that's oh so powerful. My role is to highlight how beautifully unique your story is.

Sydney Newborn, Family and Branding photographer Nelli Lau



“Thank you so much Amanda for the photos. I absolutely love them. You have captured the boys personalities so well, and I am in love with the one of me and them! You certainly have a talent”

—The Hudsons

Why In Home Newborn and Family Lifestyle Photography?

When we consider the amount of time we spend growing up in our home environment, it is no wonder a decent majority of our cherished memories as a family are created in our homes. While carefully curated environments are fun to have photoshoots in, the family home can capture the essence of what a family does on a daily basis. Instead of hoping for the perfect image, value is placed on REAL, relaxed and candid shots, which give a more accurate representation of the uniqueness of each family and what is truly important to them.

In-home newborn and family photography sessions will always be unique because your space has it's own aesthetic, mood, textures, nooks and crannies that create an environment of nurturing, love and connection. The spaces and items you choose to include in your session will have a deeper meaning to you and your family, and that sentimental value is what will last over generations and generations.

It’s not the perfect scenery that makes the perfect picture, but the smallest elements that mean the most to the people in the photo.

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