Sparking Creativity with Natalie Houlding

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Ever find your creative spark fizzling out? When was the last time you gave yourself a true break? And how can you use everyday life to find inspiration for your photography sessions?

I’m joined by Natalie Houlding, a digital artist and newborn photographer who realized creating digital backdrops would allow her to create incredible artwork for her clients without the stress of creating the setups during each individual session.

Discover her process for finding inspiration for her work, how she captures it and the biggest mistake she sees photographers make when creating art with digital backgrounds.

Discover more about Natalie Houlding


Natalie began her journey as a photographer in 2010. Winning multiple awards, she specializes in fine-art newborn and maternity photography. Her career has taken (literally) her around the world. Starting in England, before moving to Australia with her husband and 2 beautiful daughters. Natalie was one of the first to create digital backdrops for newborns and offers workshops in Australia as well as her home country of Israel. When she is not behind the camera, Natalie is a keen vegan food blogger and loves to play the drums.

2021 {Online} Newborn Retreat

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