When I go out with my camera and photograph for myself, I often challenge myself by either using only one lens (one focal length) or other limitations.
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
This year, I was once again assigned as the official photographer for the Wood Conference in Cape Town. The conference's target audience are architects, engineers, professionals in wood construction etc. The conference in 2018 was the 8th iteration of the event. George Kuratle is the brain behind the yearly event, which draws hundreds of professionals to … Continue reading HWZ Wood Conference 2018
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
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
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
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