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

Pet photo session at Myoli beach Sedgefield with garden route photographer moi du toi photography
Dogs, Land & Seacapes, Pet Photo sessions

pet photography | Ben + Simon | Myoli Beach Sedgefield

This is Ben, he is a big dog with a big heart, the feisty tan coloured dog is Simon, they are the best of friends. Sometimes Ben has sleepovers at Simon's house when his human has to go out of town. Ben misses his human a lot, this sometimes makes him sad and melancholy. Simon's… Continue reading pet photography | Ben + Simon | Myoli Beach Sedgefield

ANIMAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Horses

Equine Session | Arab + Pintabian + Appaloosa | Knysna

“The horse was a pure-bred Arab. She came, bright and dancing, flaunting into the ring, her tail held high over her quarters, her silken mane flowing over the crest of her neck. Her head was fine-boned and delicate, with the concave line of the true Arab horse. Her dark, lustrous eyes were fringed with long… Continue reading Equine Session | Arab + Pintabian + Appaloosa | Knysna

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Land & Seacapes, Wildlife

FEELING BLUE

“Hold on to your divine blush, your innate rosy magic, or end up brown. Once you're brown, you'll find out you're blue. As blue as indigo. And you know what that means. Indigo. Indigoing. Indigone.” ― Tom Robbins, Jitterbug Perfume   A bird. I wish I was a bird. I could be free. If I… Continue reading FEELING BLUE

Equine photographer Knysna, Horse photographer Sedgefield
ANIMAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Horses, OTHER PHOTOGRAPHY

EARNING TRUST

“Any real, beautiful thing in this world shouldn't be tamed or claimed or broken. It should be allowed to be, worked with, not against, appreciated." ― Carly Kade, In The Reins     I recently visited a farm in order to plan a future photoshoot with 6 very special horses, I needed to take a… Continue reading EARNING TRUST

Laughing dove, moi du toi photography, knysna photographer, Sedgefield photographer, Wilderness photographer
ANIMAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Wildlife

A MIND SO QUIET

“Have a mind so quiet, that you can hear doves whispering as they rest their wings in the rafters of your silent sanctuary” ― Kate Mullane Robertson   This sweet little Laughing Dove has made her nest under our house, safe from wind, rain and scorching sun. Faithfully she sits, hour upon hour, keeping her eggs… Continue reading A MIND SO QUIET

Knysna photographer sedgefield photographer garden route photographer
ANIMAL PHOTOGRAPHY, OTHER PHOTOGRAPHY, People Portraits

Same photographer, same camera, DIFFERENT light

This blog post is primarily for my fabulous photography students who are finishing up their digital photography course with me and their final module is about learning to see and work with light. The quality, quantity, direction, intensity and colour of light helps to dictate the mood of an image; all these photographs were taken… Continue reading Same photographer, same camera, DIFFERENT light

Knysna photographer, sedgefield photographer, garden route lifestyle photographer
ANIMAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Cats

Dusty & Carrol

This blog post is dedicated to my friend Mandy who loves all things cat...   “I believe cats to be spirits come to earth. A cat, I am sure, could walk on a cloud without coming through.” ― Jules Verne   Ah what a marvellous cat Dusty is, clever, beautiful and full of cheek.   Dusty… Continue reading Dusty & Carrol