May 2013

Goodbye Jessie

Today the world is saying good-bye to a remarkable horse, who really has proved herself to be unique {with her mountain climbing tendencies} and  a champion in every sense of the word. {Read more about her accomplishments on the bottom of the post}

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5 Awesome Uses for Your Wedding Dress After The Wedding

Because most brides spend months upon months looking for the perfect wedding dress and then spend thousands on it when they do, it seems a tragedy to simply let it sit unappreciated in a cupboard after the wedding day. If you feel the same, here are five awesome things you could consider doing with your dress once the wedding has come and gone…

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Copycats And Your Copyright

Any creative will know that feeling, that feeling you get when you have put in so many hours of hard work, brainstorming and scenario’s together to get a unique product, photo shoot or design out there, just for it to be copied by a competitor a week or so later.  Even worse is when you see your own work passed off by someone else as his or her own!

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Charl & Charlotte ~ Anniversary Photo Session

Charl & Charlotte decided to celebrate their 1-year Anniversary with a photo shoot which started at the hotel where they got married, the spectacular One & Only Hotel in the V&A Waterfront.

What promised to be a misty and overcast day, turned into so much fun with the weather actually fitting into this shoot perfectly! Romantic and Dreamy light!

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How to Rock a Eco Friendly Wedding

Your wedding is a really a day to let your individuality and personality shine through, so it goes without saying that everything should also be in line with your values. If you care about the environment and how you impact it, there are some things you can do to ensure you remain eco-friendly at every stage of the process.

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Elzanne & Theuns – Newborn Photography

Meet little Dehan. What a gorgeous boy he is;-)

A few years ago I had the privilege to photograph the wedding of Elzanne & Theuns at Merwida Country Lodge. Fast forward a few years, and this time I get to meet their little bundle of joy!

Originally we were planning to have a maternity shoot, but Dehan decided a few days before the shoot, he would much rather be born early and feature in his own photo shoot 😉 {I am not complaining} 😉

I cant get over how precious this little boy is, it really was such a pleasure to photograph this cutie pie!

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Jaco & Jo-Mari Maternity Photo Shoot

Guess who is becoming parents soon?

Jo-Mari & Jaco was such an awesome couple to photograph. We had a lot of laughs and fun photographing their little growing baby bump.

Liam is arriving soon,cant wait!

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Wedding Photographers Prices Explained

Most people that have no interest in photography would think that a wedding photographer is someone with a semi-decent camera, who attends a wedding, takes a few snaps, then goes home put it on a disc, job done.

The reality of being a wedding photographer is far from it. What we do is far more important than just showing up at the wedding!

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Harry Family Shoot Campsbay ~ Cape Town

What a gorgeous family!! When Njideka “Jiji” contacted me all the way from Kentucky US, wanting to do a family shoot on their trip to Cape Town, I really was excited.

Nothing better than to photograph a family on their first trip to South Africa, and give them awesome memories of their time here.

What better location than the absolutely breathtaking Camps bay beach as backdrop.

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Stephan & Ashleigh Olive Rock Wolseley

The only correspondance I had with Stephan & Ashleigh was via email before their big day, and truth be told, you can only get so much information or a glimpse of someone’s personality over emails or text. Can you imagine my surprise when I walked into the gorgeous Arum Lilly Guest house near Ceres and was greeted with a vision of bubbly energy from everyone, a gorgeous bride and one very cute flower girl.

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