Archive: Kindergarten

Mary Thompson Kinder Photography Geelong

Why I love kinder photography

August 15, 2017 Kinder is one of the rights of passage for children; it is that time before children start formal schooling where they get to play, make friends, sing songs and learn without knowing they are learning.   As such kinder photography is a really important way to capture all this wonder in print. This is why I...
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Mary Thompson Preschool Photography Geelong

Bush Kinder, Kindergarten photography

July 26, 2017 I had heard of bush kinder but today was the first day I was privileged to attend and photograph a session. Amazing! I grew up on a farm and bush kinder reminded me of exactly that. The children were playing in stick cubby houses, climbing trees, collecting seeds, using sticks for pretend play and running...
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Mary Thompson Preschool Photography Geelong

Don’t say cheese – kindergarten photographer Geelong

February 27, 2017 What parents want to know about photo day? Smiles: I saw this quote a while ago (I don’t remember where on the web) but I love it. “Cheese is a dairy product, not an expression!” With me being a kinder photographer is about children relaxing and playing while I photograph them. For some photos I...
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Mary Thompson Preschool Photography Geelong

A new approach to preschool photography, Geelong

March 2, 2016 Welcome to a new approach to preschool photography. I still offer the same friendly service; children are photographed by me while playing indoor and outdoor. My style is fun and relaxed to achieve natural photos of your child during their preschool day. Now for the new part, parents can access their child’s preschool photography on...
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Mary Thompson Kindergarten Photography Geelong

While kids play; Kinder photography, Geelong

August 6, 2015 What did you do yesterday? My day involved being chased by a pair of roaring dinosaurs, I had fairy dust blown at me to make my wish come true, I was shot by some ferocious pirates and surrounded by beautiful princesses.  Oh! and the day before I got to see volcanoes being built.  For snack I...
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Mary Thompson Kindergarten Photography Geelong

Play based Kindergarten photography Geelong

June 3, 2015 Why is kindergarten photography play-based? Kindergarten is an exciting time in a child’s life, and kindergarten photography is a really great way to capture the memories of this childhood time. The posed headshot taken during school photos is a great record of how a child changes from one year to the next. In contrast kindergarten...
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