family playing on beach during light and airy family session at Cola Beach sedgefield photographer moi du toi
Family Beach Photoshoot, Family Sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES

What is Lifestyle Photography?| Family Beach Session | Sedgefield

SPOILER ALERT: This post gets a little geeky so if that’s not your thing and you’re only here for the pretty pictures, ignore the words and simply enjoy the photographs. Most people are a bit vague about what Lifestyle Photography is and often confuse it with Photojournalism. Let’s compare the differences. PHOTOJOURNALISM - Photojournalists tend… Continue reading What is Lifestyle Photography?| Family Beach Session | Sedgefield

dog lying a womans feet during light and airy slice of life family session at Cola Beach by sedgefield photographer moi du toi
Family Sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES

Slice Of Life Session | Cola Beach | Sedgefield

I know I’m always saying, “I love when dot-dot-dot happens” or “My favourite dot-dot-dot is this or that”, but jokes aside, Slice of Life family sessions are really one of my favourite sessions to photograph and such fun because honestly anything goes and it's a golden opportunity to capture spontaneous moments. The reason Slice Of… Continue reading Slice Of Life Session | Cola Beach | Sedgefield

light and airy family photo shoot at Sedgefield photographed by moi du toi photography
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

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

knysna and garden route photographer moi du toi photographs the sedgefield market garden group harvesting organic vegetables
LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES, Personal Branding

Branding Session | Organic Market Garden | Sedgefield

This group session was a little different from my normal family/group photo shoots because instead of frolicking in a field of wild flowers or running wild and free on the beach, this group (Juan, Katja, Waldo, Tilani & Simon the dog) wanted to be photographed harvesting their full moon crop of fresh leafy greens from… Continue reading Branding Session | Organic Market Garden | Sedgefield

Couples Photography, Family Beach Photoshoot, Maternity

3 Tips – How to Prepare for a Summer Maternity Session | Knysna

Just a quick heads up, this blog post is a bit of a departure from my normal type of post, mainly because I've been researching SEO techniques and apparently creating relevant content is the thing to do to rank in Google, be discovered by search engines, which in turn helps potential clients and obviously generates… Continue reading 3 Tips – How to Prepare for a Summer Maternity Session | Knysna

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

light and airy newborn family photo shoot at Sedgefield photographed by moi du toi photography
Babies & Infants, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES, Newborn Sessions

Newborn Family Session | Sedgefield | f + n + j

“I love these little people; and it is not a slight thing when they, who are so fresh from God, love us.”― Charles Dickens "In the baby's room the city lights are milky in the curtains…Breath gentle as rain,Sleep quiet as snowflakes”― John Geddes “you want to keep the blood and the milk hidden as… Continue reading Newborn Family Session | Sedgefield | f + n + j

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

FRENCH BUTTERNUT SOUP

“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