Product Photography | Hot Stuff Braziers

MN8DesignSource recently commissioned us for some new product photography for a new website they were working on. Hot Stuff Braziers do outdoor fireplaces, fire pits and braziers, with several different models available. The logistics of getting the product into the...

Erha Engineering | Documentary Photography

Erha Engineering | Documentary Photography

While in South Africa my sister Suzette organised a fantastic documentary photography project. My desire to shoot a engineering manufacturing plant was finally realised and I managed to spend a day photographing at Erha Engineering based in Vanderbijlpark, South...

Tan Malie se winkel | Still Life Photos

Tan Malie se winkel | Still Life Photos

‘Tan Malie se winkel” is another contribution to my growing collection on old farm stores. This little gem of a place is located in Hartebeespoort Dam, just outside of Pretoria. If you feel like some traditional Braaivleis, home made jam and a walk through Afrikaaner...

The Irish Club | Portraits & Still Lives

The Irish Club | Portraits & Still Lives

Shortly after landing for a visit in South Africa I managed to take the Canon 7D  for a test run. Going through Johannesburg, Melville shooting a few still lives and street shots we ended up at  the irish club in Lindin where I focused on portraits . It was a...

Designer Wedding Cakes

Designer Wedding Cakes

Looking for designer wedding cakes in the Auckland area, well look no further. Natalie from one of New Zealand's Top Designer Wedding Cake Bakers asked me to photograph some of her beautiful designer wedding cakes for an up coming issue of Bridal Magazine. The level...

Animals on Black Background

Animals on Black Background

Back in saddle after a wee while away from the shutter, I set myself a challenge of attempting to transfer what I learned on flowers to animals. Trying to get animals on a black background was quite a challenge indeed. Armed with a Zoo pass and many hours of watching...

Wedding Photography Update

Wedding Photography Update

We have been so busy lately that our blog has been a bit quiet, but no more. We are in the process of moving our dedicated wedding photography website over to this domain. We find that the WordPress CMS so much easier to update than a static website. It is not a...

Kennedy Bay | Landscapes

Kennedy Bay | Landscapes

A few weeks ago we travelled down to Kennedy Bay to bid farewell to the last of summer. My first visit to that part of the Thames-Coromandel district I discovered it  offers some of those stunning landscapes that Coromandel is known for.  Surrounded by  images we all...

Devonport Anzac Day Parade and Service 2013 | Lest we Forget

The 25th of April is when the Devonport Anzac Day Parade and service was held. All across New Zealand and Australia people gather to remember the fallen in war and also honours returned servicemen and women. Anzac Day is held on the anniversary of the landing of New...

iPhone Wallpaper | Nature Photography

I've been busy photographing some beautiful nature photography and thought that they would make excellent iPhone wallpapers. It is all sized for the iPhone 5 but will work just as well on earlier models, and iPods. These wallpapers are free, but cannot be used for any...

An Introduction | Black Background Photography

An Introduction | Black Background Photography

Black Background Photography, where do I start? It was a privilege and honor to be invited to share what I love to do on this site.  So a big thanks to Bruno.  It wasn't that long ago that I moved from the automatic world of my trusty little point and shoot to the big...