Baby Schalk – 7 days

I have so much admiration for parents who come to my studio when their babies are so young.  I’m also thankful, because they are great to work with when they are so sleepy.  Schalk was just amazing and I wanted to keep him here all day. 

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Coetzer family – location

I really love locations shoots, because there are so much more to work with and little children have more freedom than in a studio. The weather is the only factor and on this particular Saturday morning, we had a typical 4 seasons in one day, day. Fortunately for us, it only rained for a couple of minutes and the kids totally enjoyed the dripping rain drops.       

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Jean-Pierre Uys Workshop

What a privilege to attend a 2 day wedding workshop hosted by the amazing Jean-Pierre Uys .   Lots of information was shared and we had lots of time putting these new ideas into practice, with great models, lighting, beautifull venue (Vrede en Lust) and stunning make-up.  

 Big thank you to Jean-Pierre for sharing so much and for giving me a new perspective on my photography journey.   Chloe, Candice and Cayla  thank you for braving the cold weather and being such great models, also Helga Strydom  for making them look amazing.

 Jean-Pierre posted a video of our 2 days on his blog, beautifully done by Andrew Alexander (see here).

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Marguerite 11 days – Newborn

I love tiny little babies.  Marguerite was an unexpected surprise for her parents and 10 year old twin sisters, but a huge blessing.  Such a perfect and peaceful model, doing everything we wanted.  Thanks for having me over taking photos of you gorgeous little girl, also big thank you to Brenda, who assisted me on this shoot (with her brand new Nikon).  

 

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