you know that moment when you stop and think 'i just want to stay here forever...'? - well that is what I want to capture for you. your life. your loves. your favourite things. you and your wonderful world.
i am a south east queensland portrait photographer. i specialise in photojournalistic portraiture that tells the story of the things you love the most. newborns. children. family. couples. my art is about the feelings you have, with those you love, where you belong.
i also capture styled sessions and commissioned ventures in the fashion, education, music and arts industries.
if you'd like to chat, please drop me a line.
i can't wait to meet you. maddie x
images and text copyright of etta photography 2013.
Author Archives: maddie
When I had my own first baby four years ago my husband and I had wanted the gender to be a surprise. So when our baby was born, we were thrilled to realise we had a delightful little girl in … Continue reading
Just before Christmas I decided to give away the gift of a portrait session via my blog. The recipient was drawn randomly and when I opened the piece of paper I excitedly emailed the winner. It’s always interesting with a … Continue reading
As many of you know, my quest to find Brisbane’s longest married couple was a personal project I embarked upon in January. It’s a project that I have been meaning to do for a number of years but kept putting … Continue reading
There is nothing quite like having beautiful portraits of your little one when they are babies. It’s such a fleeting time in the scheme of things and I know I treasure the images on my walls of my children who … Continue reading
I am officially back at work now (2 days/week) and I had a fantastic break. I so loved being with my family. Just us five mostly, non-stop for two weeks. It was simple, mostly local to Brisbane and involved lots … Continue reading
I’ve just farewelled my last full wedding clients who popped in this afternoon to see their wedding images (yes, I am ‘on holidays’ but I just had to show them before Christmas!). Heidri and Tim are so gorgeous (inside and … Continue reading
Just a quick but meaningful note to wish you all a wonderful Christmas and all the best for the beginning of the New Year! 2012 has been an amazing (and full!) year for me and as I begin my focus … Continue reading
I met Ryan and Louise earlier this year and clicked with them from the moment we met (as I do with all my lovely couples!). Hearing them talk about their wedding plans and how they wanted their guests to experience … Continue reading