FROM BEHIND THE LENS
Come and take a look behind the scenes and into the galleries of some of my wonderful clients.
Regular, everyday people making precious memories for their family's.
Welcome to my little space on the big world web. I love to photograph beautiful things ~ especially the children, families, events, beaches and flowers of Northland.
At 18yrs Caitlin was about to head off for her second year of University in Hamilton. Before she went, we had a fun afternoon shooting this session (that she planned and styled) on the hillside next to our rural Whangarei home. To View More >>
High up on a hill nestled into the north side of the Brynderwyns, Shane and Tititma have created a tropical paradise for themselves and their two children. Conscious that their tweenage kids were growing up fast and with the possibility that they may be moving sometime in the next few years, Titima wanted to capture the magic of their location, their relationship with their wonderful neighbours and the fun the kids had with the horses in the paddocks next door. I think we managed to capture all this (and more) wrapped up in a beautiful heirloom album from Queensberry that the family To View More >>
Pataua North, around 30mins east of Whangarei was the beautiful setting for this early evening family photo session. If you are a local, you will probably recognise the famous walk-bridge that connects the north and side sides of Pataua. Home to many brave swimmers who jump from the bridge amongst much laughter at high tide.Being 4yrs old is such a super cute stage in our kids' lives. I asked a few friends what they loved most when their kids turned 4yrs and I loved this response: "Your babies are turning into real little people and they are just genuinely excited at all the To View More >>
Relaxed & super stylish outfit ideas for family photos at the beach. After you have convinced the kids and hubby to have family photos, the next thing to figure out is always "what are we all going to wear?" And this can either be heaps of fun, or your worst nightmare depending on how you roll. I send all my clients a "What to Wear" guide as soon as we have a date sorted to help you with planning if you need it. And I also send you a link to my private Pinterest Boards for some colour inspiration that will help you put whole family combinations together. I have Pinterest To View More >>
A double graduation celebration for this Whangarei family. Well, if you are the proud Mum & Dad of two Auckland Uni graduates, you plan your own party to celebrate this fantastic achievement! Kate finished her Masters in Urban Planning in 2019 but opted to delay her graduation ceremony til 2020. This was so she could graduate at the same time as brother Sean who would be completing his Doctorate in Music Education. Unfortunately like lots of events in 2020, the first nation-wide lockdown resulted in the cancellation of their graduation ceremony. It was re-scheduled to later in the year To View More >>