Survivorman Les Stroud and Creativity

So, what does survivorman Les Stroud has to do with creativity and following your dream? Good question. One of the blogs, I have been following for years is the blog by photographer Chase Jarvis. His blog has been a source of inspiration and information for me. Chase has been sharing about creativity and the business …

Some more b/w images and Personal Project

I promised to post some more b/w images from the last few days. We spent some time with family in Hout Bay on Sunday and that is, where I took these photographs. These are mostly landscapes. I am working on a few projects and am looking currently for people interested in my portrait project: Cape …

Hermanus and why I love B/W

My brother and sister and law invited us for a spontaneous getaway to Hermanus last week. It was great to spend time with them and our godchild. Well, I also found some time to create some photographs. Not far away from our accommodation, I found a small bay with beautiful views over the ocean. The …

iPhone Pictures of 2011

I hope you enjoy this presentation with a collection of my favorite iPhone pictures of 2011. As from next week, you will be able to purchase framed versions of these images and forthcoming images from the Picture of the Day or so series. Watch the space.

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 …

People of the 21st Century

At the beginning of the last year century, German photographer August Sander photographed “Menschen des 20. Jahrhunderts” a collection of images of people in the Weimar Republic. The photography was iconic. People were defined by their profession and by the way the dressed. Their rank in society was made visible. A butcher way of dress …

A New Addition And Some Thoughts On Film

There is a new addition to my setup of cameras. Actually, it is two. The first camera is a Nikon F100 and the second, a Mamiya C220. Both cameras operate with film. The Nikon uses 35mm film and the Mamiya 6×6 film. Why in the world would I use film cameras in the 21st century? …

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 …