Recently, I started a project with St Luke's Hospice in Cape Town. My brief includes photography of staff members and general photography for the hospice. The first part of the job, was to photograph the CEO of the organisation, Ronita. I had a number of ideas on how to approach these portraits. It included photography … Continue reading St Luke’s Hospice Cape Town
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
Bridget and Claudia form Asentiv asked me to photograph corporate portraits for them to use on their website and social medial profiles. Zelda o’Brien from Pretty in the City performed once again her Make-up magic. We shot on location in Century City. The light was beautiful and flashes and light modifiers stayed in the bag. I … Continue reading Portraits for Asentiv South Africa
Sleeklens asked me to write a review on their Strike A Pose Portrait Workflow and sent me the presets and brushes for Lightroom. There are few things that I really like about the workflow tool and some that I don't. For most of my current portrait work, I aim for a natural look without too … Continue reading Strike a Pose Portrait Workflow Review
This blog post is loooooong overdue. Leandre asked me for her modelling portfolio shoot way back in summer. We did the shoot in March in the vicinity of Muizenberg. All shots were done with available light and the help of reflectors and diffusers. Makeup: Kristine from Kruz 4 Makeup Contact me, if you are interested in … Continue reading Leandre – Modelling Shoot
Andrew is probably one of my oldest corporate portrait clients. It was exciting for me, when he called me to update his portrait for his social media marketing and website. We shot the portrait on location in his office.
I was able to work with the Fuji XT 1 for a couple of weeks now on a couple of assignments and want to share some of my impressions here. This will not be yet another review of this camera. There are already enough around. I am focusing on my personal experience in my professional … Continue reading Working with the Fuji XT1