Baby Girl with Dad

And two more makes four

Dayna and Karl first met at church. Dayna noticed he was a good dresser, smart, handsome and funny. Karl thought she was funny, smart and cute and knew they worked within 'lunch together sometime' distance from each other. It then took seven years of...

Prepare your family for an awesome session

In the leadup to your family portrait experience, you might be wondering whether you’ll be “good at being photographed”; will you smile the right way, stand the right way, will you look like yourself or will you look posy, will the kids behave? Our aim is to create...

Four to adore

If you're going to have four kids, you'd be pretty happy to have this gorgeous bunch! Daisy 14; Henry 9; Millie 7; and Edward 5 are all great mates and it definitely showed in front of our camera. We asked Susan and Simon to describe each child in just...

Best Melbourne parks for family portraits

A quick look through our website and blog will tell you that we absolutely love to photograph our families out in the great outdoors in natural light. Our sessions are quite active and fun, so being outside allows kids to run around and be their usual...

Fun at the beach

Wow, what a beach family session this turned out to be! We absolutely love these pics of Brodie, Ryan and their two gorgeous kids Sam and Eliza, that we captured at Brighton dog beach recently. Brodie had already told us that the kids laugh most when they...

Our Favourite Moments of 2017

Phew! It’s been a massive year at Hugster Family Photography – our first full year since we split our wedding and family portrait brands and Hugster was born. It’s been a slog to get our new name out there, but so rewarding meeting so many beautiful...

A tight knit bunch

When Sarah finished uni and moved interstate to a small country town, little did she know that she would meet the love of her life. After work, Sarah visited the gym during the week and the pub on the weekends. Nathan worked at the pub and was always at...

Family portrait sessions at the beach

For many Melbourne families, summer means beach time! Sand castles, fish and chips, ice cream, swimming, paddling - but have you considered family portrait sessions at the beach? We are blessed with so many beautiful bay beaches that provide a really...

Digging For Family Treasures

When we heard that one of Belle’s sons was named Toby (the same as our cheeky 4-year-old) and shares the same love of fart jokes, we knew we would definitely get along! This Toby is two years old and simply adores his older brother Zac. Belle told us that...

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