Philip and Jane are expecting their first little baby girl in October. They are so excited and overjoyed, it's contagious! I wish them all the best, they are going to be wonderful parents.
Keith and Carina is getting married in October and I was very excited when they asked me to be their wedding photographer. In preparation for the big day, we went for a fun engagement shoot to get to know each other better and to get them more accustomed to the lens. With spring in the air and blossoms everywhere we got just the perfect backdrop for engagement photos!
There is nothing more beautiful than a perfect winter's day in Cape Town. The week before I photographed the Strauss family every day was pleasant and sunny, but when I woke up on the morning of the shoot, it was cold and a heavy, thick mist lay on the ground. After postponing for a few hours to see what happens, the mist finally started to clear up and there was a nice bright cloud cover, a natural light photographer's dream. But when I finally took out my camera to start shooting, the sun broke through and I had to deal with harsh mid-day shadows. Trust the beautiful Cape to give you three seasons in one morning! It ended up being another fantastic day spent with a wonderful family. Their love for nature and each other was inspiring. The two little children were unbelievably well-behaved, calm and friendly, it was an [...]