Autism and Special Needs Family Photography
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Tel 07922 824786
Email [email protected]

He loves to climb!

This incredible boy loves colour and describes people in terms of the colours he sees for them. Being Autistic means that his brain works a bit differently than most peoples. This can create extra challenges but is also what makes him such an awesome kid. Gaining Trust I knew that I needed to build trust…

Exciting Announcement!

There are some exciting changes coming to Carrie Els Photography. I am so passionate about the new direction for my business and I can’t wait to share my news with everyone. There are times in life when you feel something so deeply and you just know without a doubt that you are doing what you…

Gorgeous babies of Leamington Spa

What a treat to have a client who was close to me in Leamington Spa. One might think that my clients are all local, but in my experience they actually come from lots of different areas, like Stratford-upon Avon, Coventry, Rugby, Kenilworth. Some even come from Birmingham and of close all the places in between….

9 Top Tips for beating the Bath-time Blues

There is a time of day that brings about a feeling of dread… It usually comes around 4-5pm and as a lot of parents will know, it is often unavoidable. That’s right, it’s bath time. {cue scary music from Jaws movie here} Unlike the gorgeous babies in the photos here, my son hates bath time….

my favourite age to photograph

This little guy was at my favourite age to photograph! Babies are cute at any age of course, and I love all the beautiful kids I have photographed over the years. But if I am honest, this is my favourite age. At approximately 8 months old, babies are usually able to sit up which means…

kind mums are the best

We had a bad morning. My son doesn’t want to go to school most of the time and it is often difficult to get him up and going in the morning. I am sure that lots of you can relate to the stress and drama that mornings often bring up. My little guy has Autism…

Custom Image Series

So one of my favourite products to create are custom art pieces for my clients. During a photography session, I like to take a series of images using the same background and lighting so that I can create one final image. Custom Image Series These Image Series products have been such a hit with my…

What to Wear for a Family Photoshoot in 10 Easy Steps

This is a question that I get asked more than any other. Everybody wants to know, what to wear to their family photoshoot. These photographs will be with you for a long time and may even be passed down to future generations, so it is really worth the effort to choose fantastic clothing and make…

Normal is overrated

We attended our first kids birthday party. For most families, this would be a simple, fun event but for us, the usual activities are always a bit more unusual. My little boy has always been a bit different and last year he was diagnosed as Autistic. We have been overwhelmed by the support and compassion…

New Years Resolutions and how to keep them!

Thank you so much to all the wonderful clients I have had in 2017. You are all so wonderful and I have thoroughly enjoyed getting to know you all. It has been a very exciting year with a lot of ups and downs. My little boy started big school in September and I am super…

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I specialise in photographing children and families affected by Autism and other Additional Needs. I am a SEN Mom myself and I love providing gorgeous portraits to the very special families.

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© 2017 & 2018 Carrie Els Photography

Specialising in Autism and Additional Needs Family Portrait Photography.   

Based in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire and covering the surrounding areas including Warwick, Coventry, Kenilworth, Stratford-upon-Avon.

Carrie Els Photography     |     33 Hanworth Close, Leamington Spa, CV32 7PP     |     Tel 07922 824786     |     Email [email protected]