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Stef & Charina

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Congratulations to Stef & Charina, who had their wedding at Tuscan Rose in Bloemfontein. Although the weather did not look promising in the early afternoon, we had a beautiful sunset.

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Isle of Wight

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The Isle of Wight, an island off the south coast of England, can be reached with a ferry. It is a beautiful island with lots of landscape photographic opportunities. This was at Totland.

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Tower Bridge

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Visiting the UK, a day or two on the “to do list” is to visit London. We went on a river cruise where we got off the ferry at the Tower Bridge and I spent some time to photograph the bridge.

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Angkor Wat Sunrise

 

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It is highly recommended to do sunrise at Ankor Wat. Even though there was no spectacular clouds, I still loved the photos I got.

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Bayon – Cambodia

 

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One of my favorite temples to visit in Siem Reap is the Bayon. The Bayon’s most distinctive feature is the multitude of serene and smiling stone faces on the many towers which jut out from the upper terrace and cluster around its central peak (Wiki).

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East Mebon – Cambodia

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Siem Reap became a very popular for touring as there are many ancient temples of which Angkor Wat is probably the most famous one. This one is East Mebon, a 10th Century temple at Angkor.

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Local Market

 

Local markets are good places to do some street photography. The markets are usually very colorful and interesting. This was one of the markets in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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Chef

 

 

Arriving at Siem Reap – Cambodia, we went for a walk through PUB street. We came across this chef busy preparing traditional local food.

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Esplanade

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We are fortunate to be returning to Singapore again. It is one of my favorite cities to do night photography. The Esplanade are the well known "Theatres on the bay".

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Tap

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This month at our camera club the set subject was "macro in the kitchen". It was time to use my macro lens and this was one of the photos I came up with to enter.

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Thabo & Lineo

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Thabo & Lineo celebrated their wedding at Tuscan Rose. Sunset time still stays my favorite to end off the couple photo session.

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Six Months

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Capturing the little ones at six months are very special, especially if they are as friendly as this little one.

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Mr & Mrs Mojaki

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I had the privilege to do a studio wedding shoot with the newly wedded couple.

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Bike Theme shoot

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I enjoyed having a challenge of a theme shoot with a bike. Great fun with smoke and colored gels.

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Sea Gull

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It has been a while since I had the opportunity to photograph some wild life. I enjoyed a short break at Melkbosstrand where I photographed this sea gull.

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Pirate

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I enjoy doing theme photo shoots, as it stimulates creativity. Thank you Anel for being the pirate.

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Singapore

Singapore has been one of our  holiday desytinations for the past few years and I love doing photos around the Marina Bay Sands and Gardens by the Bay.

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Boipelo

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It was Boipelo’s turn to celebrate her birthday. What a lovely photo shoot. This was one of her head shots we did and also one of my favorite images. Hope you had a blessed day!

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One Year!

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We celebrated a little one’s first birthday with a smash the cake photo shoot. She was such a happy one full of smiles.

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Carin’s Jewellery

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Carin’s Jewellery designs and manufactures a variety of jewelry. I had the opportunity photographed some of her products, displayed by Lize for their portfolio. For more information on Carin’s Jewellery visit her web site: http://www.carinsjuwele.co.za or facebook: carins juwele

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Big Ben

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I love doing night photos when I get the opportunity. With a long exposure time, a passing bus created these light stripes, giving a different twist to this image of the Big Ben.

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Landscape

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As the sun sets on the firs day of 2017, I wish you all the best for the new year. May it be a blessed one. I captured this image in our town Bloemfontein. I was hoping for a pink sunset, but got this one instead.

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Water Droplet

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I had a bit of fun with water droplets. I tried out some new lighting techniques and playing around with the effects of different color filters in combination with the lighting.

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Merry Christmas

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Wishing you a blessed Christmas. This is the newest member in our family, Rexie.

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Lightning

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I have never photographed lightning before, however when we stayed over at Golden Gate in the Eastern Free state, I had the opportunity to try and got a few shots.

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Supermoon

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"A Supermoon happens when a Full Moon or New Moon coincides with the Moon’s closest approach to Earth; also called perigee. A Super Full Moon looks around 12% to 14% bigger than its counterpart, the Micromoon. The Supermoon on November 14, 2016, was the closest since January 26, 1948. The next time a Full Moon will come even closer to Earth is on November 25, 2034 (dates based on UTC time)." (www.timeanddate.com)

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St Paul’s Cathedral

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We went to London one evening while we were in the UK earlier this year. This was one of my night shots of St Paul’s Cathedral.

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Badminton

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Last week was quite a busy week with the SA Veterans Championships in Bloemfontein. My husband, Werner and his partner, Johan, made it to the semi-finals in the men’s doubles. This was one of Werner’s shots from the semi-finals.

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Roelof & Roz

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I had the privilege to photograph, my younger brother, Roelof and his wife, Roz’s wedding. Congratulations!! It was very special for me. It was also my first UK wedding.

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