‘I’m so excited for this shoot that I’m shaking.’ Those were Lauren’s opening words to me as she climbed out of the car. It was 6.30am. I smiled wryly, wondering just how excited she’d be in about 45 minutes because I’d made up my mind that if Wayne was going into the water, it was […]
‘Bye honey, see you later, wish me luck. Cheers kids, enjoy your parties and ballet rehearsals and, and, and…’ And off I went to Franschhoek. An hour later I was back on the phone to Helen. ‘Um, I need gumboots and a change of clothes, and towels – I’ve got the umbrellas with me.’ You […]
Perfection probably just about sums up Shirley and Juan’s wedding at the Hout Bay Manor. Because if ever there was a wedding that went off like clockwork, then this was it. Everything just worked. And I mean everything. The food was perfect, the weather was ideal, the guests were severely friendly, the bridesmaids and best […]
So I boarded the plane. Flew to Jo’burg. No bumps. Good flight. I’m calm. Get off at Joey’s, into the car, GPS on, off to Magalies. I’m starving. Like properly starving. Not too many Farmstalls along the route. Lots of e-tolls though. Like lots. My mind turns to our government. It starts getting messy. I […]
Weddings are all about experiences. And don’t for one minute believe that everything at a wedding is the stuff of fairytales. Oh boy, things can indeed go wrong. Ministers arriving late, brothers forgetting their suits at home, rings being left in the grooms room, cakes imploding under the heat of the sun, microphones going completely […]
When I was young, fit and at school, we used to run the hills of Newlands Forest with alarmingly regularity in preparation for the rugby and cross country seasons. I still run those hills. Sort of. I’m not sure you can call it running. More like walk-run-gasp-crawl-run. The upside when you’re going through that pain […]
I'm a wedding and lifestyle portrait photographer who is based in Cape Town, South Africa. My approach to wedding photography is quite simple - to allow my couples and their guests to truly be who they are. I base my entire approach on the humour, fun, love and celebration that is such an enormous part of every wedding day. Take a look through my site, I've photographed a lot of weddings, so there's plenty for you to see! I also have a lot of excellent contacts with the finest wedding suppliers out there. So if you need my input, just shout. I'm here if you need me.