It's not hard to see why the Duchess of Cambridge was given a lifetime honorary membership from The Royal Photographic Society (RPS) a few years ago. Her talent is clearly on display in the lovely photos she shares of her kids.
Duchess Kate has delighted the public with her candid portraits of Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis. Her intimate photos are “unprecedented in royal portraiture” the RPS says, because pre-Kate, only professional photographers were charged with capturing the royals’ special moments.
Here’s a few of our very favourite Kate snaps from the archives.
Prince George and Princess Charlotte - June 2015
"Prince George and Princess Charlotte together at home. #WelcomeToTheFamily", Kensington Palace posted alongside this sweet photo of George and newborn Charlotte.
"We're delighted to share the first photo of Prince George with his little sister Princess Charlotte. #WelcomeToTheFamily."
Princess Charlotte - November 2015
"The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to be able to share two new photographs of Princess Charlotte," the Palace said. "They were taken by The Duchess in early November at their home in Norfolk."
Could she be any cuter?! We think not! This is the second of the Norfolk shots taken by Kate.
George's first day of nursery school - January 2016
"Prince George arrives for his first day at Westacre Montessori School nursery in Norfolk earlier today," Kensington Palace told royal watchers on Instagram. "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have released two photographs to mark the occasion. They show Prince George standing in front of the mural on the outside of the nursery building."
This is another sweet shot of George's first day at Norfolk's Westacre Montessori School nursery.
Princess Charlotte - May 2016
Kate took several photos of her Charlotte in April 2016, at their home in Norfolk.
"We hope everyone enjoys these lovely photos as much as we do ... " the Palace wrote when they released these shots on Instagram in May of 2016.
"The Duke and Duchess are very happy to be able to share these important family moments, ahead of their daughter's first birthday," Kensington Palace captioned this shot.
Another portrait of Charlotte from this adorable Kate-snapped series.
Princess Charlotte - May 2017
"The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to share a new photograph of Princess Charlotte to mark her second birthday tomorrow. The photograph was taken in April by The Duchess at their home in Norfolk."
Princess Charlotte - January 2018
This image of a confident and school-ready cosy kiddo was "taken by The Duchess shortly before Princess Charlotte left for her first day of nursery at the Willcocks Nursery School."
Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis - May 2018
And who could forget these sweet photos - "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share two photographs of Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, taken by The Duchess at Kensington Palace. This image was taken on 2nd May, on Princess Charlotte’s third Birthday. The Duke and Duchess would like to thank members of the public for their kind messages following the birth of Prince Louis, and for Princess Charlotte’s third birthday."
Prince Louis - May 2018
#Swoon "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share two photographs of Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, taken by The Duchess at Kensington Palace. This image of Prince Louis was taken by The Duchess of Cambridge at Kensington Palace on 26th April."
All images by the Duchess of Cambridge via Kensington Palace Instagram and Twitter.
This post originally appeared on Babyology.
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