Play based family shoots

Hello! I’m Tanli, an outdoor family photographer based in the gorgeous Cotswold Market town of Cirencester, Gloucestershire.  I offer a contemporary fresh approach to family photography producing naturally beautiful and emotionally rich photographs. My outdoor shoots are ‘play based‘, easy and very relaxed, so relaxed in fact, that my wonderful clients have said that a shoot with me is literally like a ‘walk in the park’. I use a creative and fun method to evoke natural expressions and spontaneous moments in my shoots,  and adults and children alike find my shoots easy and enjoyable. There is never ever a moment where you need to feel awkward in front of the camera as I have an incredibly easy shooting style. Try it and you will see:) I promise!










I would be truly honored to be your family photographer and I so look forward to hearing from you :)

With Best Wishes, Tanli JOY

PS: if you are looking for my WEDDING can find that on my DEDICATED WEDDING WEB SITE site HERE. Thanks, and see you there.






Tanli is AMAZING ...

“To mark my 40th birthday I really wanted to capture our family in photos but I hate having my photo taken! Tanli was amazing at making us all feel relaxed. She said it would be like going for a walk in the park and it really was!!! I can’t recommend her enough. We were thrilled with our photos and can’t wait to get the prints! Thank you Tanli xx”


“We arranged for Tanli to come and take some family photographs to celebrate our mum’s 60th birthday and it couldn’t have been a more amazing experience! For a family that is very camera-shy, Tanli made the whole process so comfortable and natural. Her technique allows everyone to relax and enjoy the experience, especially those who don’t like having their photos taken. Tanli was so warm and professional, and made our mum’s birthday such a memorable day. Thanks again, Tanli!!”


“Thank you Tanli for such lovely photos. The shoot really enjoyable and relaxed even with a baby and 2 dogs running around. We will be back. Highly recommend to anyone who wants natural outdoor photos. Thank you again xxx”


I remember thinking that even if the pictures didn’t turn out we still had had such a fun and memorable time with you… you made us all laugh and feel so good with your positive, relaxed and happy attitude! The photos are just amazing…. you really captured everyone so well and they are natural, beautiful pictures. 

Thank you again for making it such a pleasurable experience ….. for taking the time and interest to capture such precious family moments…..and for your professional and positive outlook! You are an absolutely delightful person and such a pleasure to work with. My daughters wanted this to be a special gift for me and it is one I will always remember and treasure.”


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