Katie Williams Photography specialises in natural newborn and family photos in Manchester, describing her style as simple, yet precious. She turned her photography hobby into a thriving business over 9 years ago and is now eager to go full-time. The Gather to Grow event left her energised with new poses, friends, and inspiration, to become a full time photographer.


April 7, 2024

Gather to Grow Spotlight Katie Williams Photography

Katie Williams Photography, Image shows Katie holding a camera.

Gather to Grow 2.0: when Gather to Grow events unfold, there is pure magic in the room. Together, we laughed, we hugged, we shed tears of joy, and we soaked in every moment.

February 1, 2024

Gather to Grow 2.0 a review…

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Hey! I’m Kay. I’m a newborn & family lifestyle photographer working in beautiful outdoor locations and families homes.  (Kay Dawn Photography) I was lucky enough to nab a ticket to Gather to Grow in 2022. I’d been working in photography for many years but I was missing the knowledge of how to take my business […]


November 26, 2023

Gather to Grow Spotlight – Kay Dawn

I’m Maisie Eden, and I run a family photography business in Dubai, UAE (Maisie Eden Photography). I moved to Dubai 2.5 years ago for my husband’s work and set up my business about 4 months after we moved. It’s been wild, but I love it! My focus is on capturing motherhood and family moments. I love to […]

July 23, 2023

Gather to Grow Spotlight – Maisie Eden Photography

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We’ve been a part of the photography world for quite a while now (over 13 years, to be precise), and we’ve seen some things! The industry we love so much has grown rapidly, as has the education world. However, here we were, five of us in a hot tub having a break from business, so what were we talking about.. business of course!

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June 15, 2023

The one that started it all – Gather to Grow 2022

Gather to Grow speakers and attendees