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

moi du toi approach to couples photography Equleni guest farm Sedgefield
Couples Photography, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES, mini couples session

My approach to couples photography | S & A Couples shoot | Equleni Guest Farm

One of my goals during a couples photo session is to portray the emotional connection between the couple and highlight just what makes their relationship unique. I also strive to give my images an informal and natural lifestyle feel. To this end, I ask my couple to complete a brief questionnaire a few days before… Continue reading My approach to couples photography | S & A Couples shoot | Equleni Guest Farm

Couples Photography, mini couples session

Mellow Couples Session | Carrol + George | Sedgefield

You'll get no argument from me, young love is beautiful. The freshness of youth, that exhilarating feeling of euphoria, the endless plans for the future when your world and everything in it is covered in golden, sensual, gloriously wonderful fairy dust. However, I put it to you that mature love is just as beautiful, different… Continue reading Mellow Couples Session | Carrol + George | Sedgefield

matric portrait session sedgefield knysna moi du toi photography
Matric portraits, OTHER PHOTOGRAPHY, People Portraits

Matric Portrait Session | Miss S | Garden Route

“In response to those who say to stop dreaming and face reality, I say keep dreaming and make reality.” – Kristian Kan “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow… Continue reading Matric Portrait Session | Miss S | Garden Route

Food photography

Staatmaker Pannekoek – Dependable pancakes

“I don't have to tell you I love you. I fed you pancakes.” ― Kathleen Flinn, Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good: A Memoir of Food and Love from an American Midwest Family I was going to leave this blog post for later on in the week but today is such a cloudy, chilly day… Continue reading Staatmaker Pannekoek – Dependable pancakes

Butternut Soup, Food photographer Sedgefield Knysna
Food photography, OTHER PHOTOGRAPHY


“The only time to eat diet food is while you're waiting for the steak to cook.” ― Julia Child     Butternut is one of my favourite vegetables, besides tasting divine, the orange colour is just so visually pleasing. With this recipe, roasting the butternut makes all the difference to the flavour. “The lore has not died… Continue reading FRENCH BUTTERNUT SOUP

#myolibeach #ocean lifestyle photographer
Land & Seacapes, Wildlife


“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