The Beauty of a Printed Portrait

I had an epiphany. Over the last year or so, I hardly printed my images. My clients, especially my corporate clients required mostly digital files and I often delivered digital files only to my private clients. A couple of months back, I started shooting film again. This changed a lot in the way I look […]

Portrait of the Week – Dr Helgo Schomer

I photographed Helgo Schomer for an upcoming feature in a magazine. Shot on location with a Mamiya C220 on Kodak Portra 160 NC film in Newlands, Cape Town. The open shadow around the inside swimming pool allowed me to photograph without flash and reflectors.

Picture of the day or so – Lion’s Head

We had visitors over the last week with us. My niece, Miriam visited us with her fiancé and friends from Germany. Cape Town was the last leg of their Africa experience. My niece was in Africa for 4 months with a friend. Her fiancé arrived in Cape Town a week ago. We had lots of fun […]

Picture of the day or so – 7 September 2011

We returned home earlier from our Whale Trail hike than we planned. Nevertheless, we had lots of fun and experienced South Africa’s beauty in nature. When I participated in my first Whale Trail a couple of years back, I carried along a complete set of Nikon digital gear, including lenses, camera bodies and flashlights (!). […]