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Cars, lines, signs. Distracting pedestrians. More distracting signs. These are the things I would normally avoid like a rash on a shoot. So when Tash and Arie suggested we photograph at a Hamilton central parking garage I decided to embrace the idiosyncrasies and imperfections of an urban location.   This was the creative photo shoot we had planned …

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Arie and Tash rung me 6 weeks ago explaining they had decided to bring their February wedding forward to ASAP! They are also Photographers (check out their work here)with a busy few months ahead and wanted to avoid their own Wedding being overshadowed by the madness of peak Wedding season.  As they spend so much of …

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There are so many reasons why I love photographing in clients homes. Having the shoot happen in a place they are already comfortable in helps them to relax in front of the camera and get those ‘natural’ candid shots that we all love. From a photographic perspective there are definitely more challenges in choosing to shoot in …

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The Hamilton family came to visit me at home in Cambridge last week for a Spring shoot to celebrate Georgie turning one. I’ve known Sarah since we were five and as a child she was a gentle kind soul who was drawn to beauty and colour.  Twenty five years later and this creativity has been fine tuned …

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This is a short and sweet little blog post about a short and sweet little family who have just welcomed their fifth member into the world. Jo and Jono have been inviting me to document their crew for the last five years since Jo was pregnant with their oldest son Archie.  I popped round to photograph them last Saturday …

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Sneens are not normally what I would wear to a wedding, but this wedding was an exception! Catherine and Graham  traveled  all the way from the UK and Hong Kong, arriving just 24 hours before their big day. However, when we met them that morning there was no sign of jetlag from these two! The Wedding …

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Its amazing how different a wedding can be from elaborate celebrations to intimate elopements! After getting to know my couples, I always look forward to seeing how they create their day to reflect who they are. Whether it be through details or tradition, Wedding days are a beautiful reflection of the character and values of those who plan …

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I  met Mike before Miriam did and Miriam before Mike did.  I studied with Miriam in Wellington, she was majoring in Fashion and I was majoring in Photography. Over the years we worked on several projects together and Miriam was even a model in a couple of my shoots! Miriam has always been the type that pays …

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