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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

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Headshots, People Portraits, Personal Branding, Personal Branding Sessions

Personal Branding Session | Knysna | Health Coach

Ingrid initially reached out to me looking for some headshots for her Get Health Coached website, we arranged a pre-shoot meeting at a divine outdoor coffee shop in Knysna to brainstorm some ideas. Little did I know that not only would I be meeting Ingrid but also a very important member of her team, a… Continue reading Personal Branding Session | Knysna | Health Coach

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 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

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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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ANIMAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Dogs

GOODBYE RUBY TUESDAY…

There's no time to lose I heard her say Catch your dreams before they slip away Dying all the time Lose your dreams and you will lose your mind Ain't life unkind Goodbye Ruby Tuesday, who could hang a name on you? When you change with every new day Still I'm gonna miss you I'll… Continue reading GOODBYE RUBY TUESDAY…

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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