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My photo for the day.

Thabo & Lineo

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

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

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Sea Gull

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

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

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!

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

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

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

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

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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Lightning

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

"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 […]

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St Paul’s Cathedral

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

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

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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Hever Castle

Hever Castle is located in the village of Hever, Kent, near Edenbridge, 48 km south-east of London, England. It began as a country house, built in the 13th century. From 1462 to 1539 it was the seat of the Boleyn, originally ‘Bullen’, family. Anne Boleyn, the second queen consort of King Henry VIII of England, […]

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Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London built in 1886–1894. The bridge crosses the River Thames close to the Tower of London and has become an iconic symbol of London (Wiki).

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Bristol Millennium Square

Millennium Square is a location in the centre of Bristol, England. It was built as part of the At Bristol development, and has become a popular public area (Wiki).

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Bath

Bath is a city in the ceremonial county of Somerset, England, known for its Roman-built baths. The city became a World Heritage Site in 1987 (Wiki).

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Stonehenge

We visited the well known Stonehenge. The cloudy weather provided soft light ideal for photography.

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Barn

We arrived in Basingstoke, UK. This is the old barn from Basing house. There is a nice pub, where we had dinner.

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Timbre+

Arriving back in Singapore our friends showed us this food court, Timbre+. It is very popular amongst the youngsters and it is built with containers and some of the restaurants serves their food from old caravans. Many of the walls is also painted with graffiti. A live band also draws much attention.

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Patong Sunset

Today was the first real sunset in Phuket since we arrived. It was a beautiful display of colors.

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Lady Boy

Bangla road in Patong, Phuket has many entertainers, such as this lady boy.

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Composite

I have done some photos to play with composite ideas. This was one of my creations from previous posts.

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Patong Beach

As it rainy season in Phuket, dramatic clouds and a rain storm a different landscape from the normal colorful sunsets.

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