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Headshots, Personal Branding

Personal Branding Session | Travel Bloggers | Knysna

Seasoned travel professional and former tour operator Louise Pannell has teamed up with friend and colleague Vicky Tricker to start a travel blog called Globetrotting Grandmère. Louise has a cornucopia of travel stories to share after 25 years of researching and arranging exclusive luxury tours for discerning international clients to worldwide destinations. They recently commissioned… Continue reading Personal Branding Session | Travel Bloggers | Knysna

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Birthday session, Family Beach Photoshoot, Family Sessions, Group sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES

Family Session | Myoli Beach Sedgefield | Sunset Shoot

Riding on the tail of the swiftly departing summer we managed to squeeze in this photo-shoot with the V family at Myoli Beach before the weather turned too cold. The session was in honour of Grandma's birthday and what a beautiful Grandma she is both inside and out. Watching Mom and Dad kiss is a… Continue reading Family Session | Myoli Beach Sedgefield | Sunset Shoot

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Food photography, Personal Branding

Branding Shoot | Papillon Sourdough Bread | Sedgefield

Not content to keep herself busy running a successful seafront Guest House in Sedgefield, multi talented teacher, writer, poet and seamstress Vanessa Myburgh decided to try her hand at the art of baking her own special brand of sourdough bread. Baking bread in itself is an art but sourdough bread, now that's another challenge entirely.… Continue reading Branding Shoot | Papillon Sourdough Bread | Sedgefield

Babies & Infants, Birthday session, Family Sessions, Toddlers

Toddler Birthday Session | Sedgefield | Turning 2 is not easy

This recent session was a first for me. A photoshoot for a toddler turning two years old. Big learning curve. Big. Huge. I'm not really one for props during a family shoot but for this one we had a ginormous birthday cake (that Mom brought), a combination of pink, blue and white helium balloons, soapy… Continue reading Toddler Birthday Session | Sedgefield | Turning 2 is not easy

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

Couples Photography, Family Beach Photoshoot, Family Sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES, Maternity

5 Tips | What to Wear to a Photoshoot | Cola Beach

As a lifestyle photographer, my number 1 focus (inexcusable yet almost unavoidable pun, sorry) when planning any couple, family or pet shoot, is to find the best light. Number 2 is finding ways to capture the love, connection and personality between the beautiful souls in front of my lens, that includes the 4 leggeds. Number… Continue reading 5 Tips | What to Wear to a Photoshoot | Cola Beach

Babies & Infants, Digital Photography Tips, Family Beach Photoshoot, Family Sessions, LIFESTYLE FAMILY & COUPLES

Overcast Light | Family Beach Session | Cola Beach Sedgefield

Mom and I had planned the shoot for weeks, there was a bit of a scare when Miss B broke out in a weird looking rash just before the session, luckily for us, it cleared up. We were hoping for a glorious sunset all orange and pink for the perfect backdrop to this sweet family's… Continue reading Overcast Light | Family Beach Session | Cola Beach Sedgefield

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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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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