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It was such a pleasure to join Güneş and Esra for their intimate wedding at The Rocks! These two are from Turkey and their family flew into New Zealand in the early hours of the morning to join them for their celebration. They did things a little differently, with ‘bubbles and bites’ together with their …

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After shooting Astra and Adam’s first wedding in 2009, it was incredibly special to photograph their second ceremony exactly 10 years later to the day.  Having been through a separation in between times, this beautiful couple’s renewal of vows on their 10th anniversary was about remarrying and recommitting to each other in front of their …

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It was definitely not love at first sight for Brya and Josh the first time they met in Primary school. It took until Year 11 for this to change, they started going out and have been together ever since. I was Bryas Photography teacher in her final year of High School and I remember her …

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Jono a  motor bike loving, self-confessed ex’bogan’ who works as an undertaker and  Ashleigh a dance teacher from the Shore may have been an unexpected match to their friends and family at first.  But as everybody agreed on the day, these two couldn’t be more perfect for each another.  The day started on a high when Ash …

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I often have people tell me that they are ‘unphotogenic’ and am very used to having reluctant subjects in front of my lens 🙂 But, I strongly believe that everyone can look great in photos and that a photo shoot shouldn’t be a painful experience! I also think being photographed by someone that can use light …

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Photo books We recently received our newest photo book. I watched my three-year-old turned the pages with delight as she looked through our family images. As we sat and talked about the images printed on those pages I could see it gave her such a sense of belonging and connection to her family and community. …

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I’ve tried over and over again to find words to put to Hannah and Dan’s wedding but I’m finding it so hard to describe this day in a way that does it justice. I think this is partly because Hannah and Dan are family and while every wedding I shoot is important to me, this …

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Even though I’ve photographed into the hundreds of weddings now, there are some things I never forget about a day. The way a groom looks at his bride is one of those things, and Pete  you had everyone choked up from the moment Kayla walked in. Kayla and Pete celebrated their love surrounded by two of …

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