I came across these images from the Silo Hotel Preview in 2017 in my library. The event covered not only a cocktail party, but also a tour through some of the rooms of the hotel. The rooms are beautiful, but judge for yourself. The hotel is part of the silo complex in which the Zeitz … Continue reading From The Archives: Silo Hotel Preview
Le Creuset South Africa launched a new range of colours and designs at the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town. Le Creuset creates beautiful things around the kitchen and as passionate as I am around cooking and food, this was a fun event for me.
There is a new carpet in on of the conference rooms and the One & Only in Cape Town. Time for an updated image. Some assignments appear simple on the surface, but the detail has some nice challenges. In this case, I had to work with the light coming in from the outside and balancing … Continue reading Back at the One & Only Cape Town
When Exclusive aBooks contacted me to photograph the launch of the refurbished store at Cavendish Square in Cape Town, I was really excited. We have tons of books in our household and the store at Cavendish as our local bookstore where we buy books, locally. This is not a minor refurbishment, but a total new … Continue reading Exclusive Books Cavendish Square
Matthias contacted me for a corporate headshot session. He was looking for something different to a picture in front of a white background. We started in studio with natural light, which gave us some unidirectional soft light and allowed me to photograph literally focusing on his eyes. We played around with some flash options and … Continue reading Portraits for Matthias
My favorite camera and lens combo used to be the Fuji X100s with the built in 23mm/2.0 lens. It is a stunning combo and is probably one of the most versatile setups. During our trip to Paris earlier this year, I made an interesting discovery: I really love shooting with the 35mm/1.4. Though I can’t … Continue reading My Current Favorite Camera and Lens Combo
After travelling through Dubai many times, I spent the first time some days in the city this month. It was mostly as I expected a Disney world for adults. There were a number of amazing feasts to look at, such as the Burj Khalifa in the background right. It is currently the tallest building in … Continue reading Mall of Dubai
I photographing currently dried fruit and I thought it would be fun to take a short break and replace the dried fruit with a fresh chilli from our garden. Just for fun. Be warned, once our fruit and vegetable garden is in full production, I will be going crazy with pictures of our own vegetables … Continue reading Hot Chilli