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

Couples Photography, Family Beach Photoshoot, Maternity

3 Tips – How to Prepare for a Summer Maternity Shoot

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 Shoot

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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

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Babies & Infants, Family Sessions

Baby Session | m + f | Sedgefield

No one is ever quite ready; everyone is always caught off guard. Parenthood chooses you. And you open your eyes, look at what you've got, say "Oh, my gosh," and recognize that of all the balls there ever were, this is the one you should not drop. It's not a question of choice.”― Marisa de los… Continue reading Baby Session | m + f | Sedgefield

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Interiors, OTHER PHOTOGRAPHY

HAPPY OURS HOLIDAY HOME – Interiors photoshoot

“You need to be outdoors. Away from here. You need a holiday.” ― Fennel Hudson, Fine Things - Fennel's Journal - No. 8 I recently did a photo shoot of the charming Happy Ours self catering holiday home, in Sedgefield.  Marius and Ida Vosloo have lovingly renovated this cute little house with our beautiful Sedgefield… Continue reading HAPPY OURS HOLIDAY HOME – Interiors photoshoot

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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

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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

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ANIMAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Dogs

THE ORANGE DOG – a bittersweet tale of courage and hope

On the 30th of May 2012, I wrote this blog post about Terry and I leaving Mauritius and saying goodbye to O.D. the stray orange dog that we fell in love with while we were living there. Now 5 years later almost to the day I am happy to share with you all that our… Continue reading THE ORANGE DOG – a bittersweet tale of courage and hope

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ANIMAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Dogs

MAGNIFICENT FLYING DOGS – Groenvlei Lake, Goukamma

A person can learn a lot from a dog, even a loopy one like ours. Marley taught me about living each day with unbridled exuberance and joy, about seizing the moment and following your heart. He taught me to appreciate the simple things-a walk in the woods, a fresh snowfall, a nap in a shaft… Continue reading MAGNIFICENT FLYING DOGS – Groenvlei Lake, Goukamma