Family Beach Photoshoot, Family Sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES

Family Session | Cola Beach Sedgefield | Cloudy Summer Day

“I found that each time a test was negative, it stopped the dreaming and hoping for a while. Taking the test was a way of puncturing the balloons of hope, because if I didn't, they would lift and lift without any evidence, and their falling back down every month was too painful. Essentially, I took… Continue reading Family Session | Cola Beach Sedgefield | Cloudy Summer Day

sunset real estate bnb photo shoot at Equleni sedgefield garden route photographer moi du to
Interiors, OTHER PHOTOGRAPHY, Real estate photography garden route

Real Estate Photoshoot | Equleni Farm | Garden Route

As much as I love photographing humans, pets and horses, Real Estate photography has it's own allure. In the first place, there's not a lot of pressure, no racing against the fading light, no humans to keep busy or animals to appease. I have time to think. I have the luxury of being able to… Continue reading Real Estate Photoshoot | Equleni Farm | Garden Route

two mothers and their son playing on a beach at sunset in Sedgefield garden route during a photoshoot by moi du toi photography
Family Beach Photoshoot, Family Sessions

Sunset Family Beach Shoot | Platbank Sedgefield

During this entire photo shoot, all I could think was how wonderful it must be to be loved so fully and completely by not just one but two Moms. This young man is an extremely fortunate fellow to be part of this beautiful, happy family. Absolutely one of my favourite shoots to date, they were… Continue reading Sunset Family Beach Shoot | Platbank Sedgefield

LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES, Weddings

Beautiful Outdoor Wedding | Hoekwil Garden Route

The first time Juan laid eyes on Katja he was smitten, there was something so special about this smiling yogi with the laughing eyes that intoxicated him. Little did he know that it would be some months and a whole lot of living before they met again yet he never forgot her direct yet honest… Continue reading Beautiful Outdoor Wedding | Hoekwil Garden Route

Family Sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES

Indi’s Tribe | Family Photoshoot | Fancourt George

“We believed in our grandmother’s cooking more fervently than we believed in God.” ― Jonathan Safran Foer, Eating Animals Indira is the grand matriarch of this beautiful family. As a young woman she often had her nose in a book and no interest whatsoever in spending time with her Mother in the kitchen. Her Father… Continue reading Indi’s Tribe | Family Photoshoot | Fancourt George

Couples Photography, Family Beach Photoshoot, Family Sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES, Maternity

5 Tips | What to Wear to a Photoshoot | Cola Beach

As a lifestyle photographer, my number 1 focus (inexcusable yet almost unavoidable pun, sorry) when planning any couple, family or pet shoot, is to find the best light. Number 2 is finding ways to capture the love, connection and personality between the beautiful souls in front of my lens, that includes the 4 leggeds. Number… Continue reading 5 Tips | What to Wear to a Photoshoot | Cola Beach

Garden Route photographer moi du toi sunset equine photo shoot session with teenagers and horses in Sedgefield
Horses

Equine portrait session | Young ‘uns | Sedgefield

“Horses make a landscape look beautiful.”― Alice Walker It's no secret I have a HUGE soft spot for animals but dogs, cats and horses are at the top of that list. I absolutely LOVED photographing this equine session, the light was perfect and the subjects were gorgeous;  4 horses, 4 youngsters, 1 sunset and plenty… Continue reading Equine portrait session | Young ‘uns | Sedgefield

Babies & Infants, Digital Photography Tips, Family Beach Photoshoot, Family Sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES

Overcast Light | Family Beach Session | Cola Beach Sedgefield

Mom and I had planned the shoot for weeks, there was a bit of a scare when Miss B broke out in a weird looking rash just before the session, luckily for us, it cleared up. We were hoping for a glorious sunset all orange and pink for the perfect backdrop to this sweet family's… Continue reading Overcast Light | Family Beach Session | Cola Beach Sedgefield

Couples Photography, Family Beach Photoshoot, Family Sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES, PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS

3 Tips – How to Prepare for a Family Session | Buffelsbaai Beach Shoot

Light.  It can make or break a photo session. For outdoor sessions, I like to start photographing early evening about an hour before sunset or early morning (15 minutes before sunrise) in order to take advantage of the best light possible. This time of the day is known as Golden Hour when the light is… Continue reading 3 Tips – How to Prepare for a Family Session | Buffelsbaai Beach Shoot