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New Born

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I have also added a few other new props to the studio, such as this bucket. Changing up the background also gives a different mood to the photos.

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Saartjie

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Saartjie came for a mini makeover. I did her hair and makeup. It was such a lovely shoot.

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Sweetlips

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Although it has been quite a while since we went diving, I can still revisit my diving photos. This sweetlips I captured on a dive trip in the Similan Islands, Thailand.

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Mia & Sanel

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We did a big shoot with these two sisters. It was a combination of family photos, Sanel’s birthday and Mia’s nine month shoot.

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Seven Months

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This little guy came for his seven month shoot. He did so well.

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New Born

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This outfit was also one that I made. He looked so cute.

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New Born

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On this new born shoot I used the hat and nappy cover which I made myself.

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New Born

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I just love it when the Grandmas are creative and send along special props for the new born shoots.

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Raylay Beach Sunset

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Celebrating some public holidays, we wished we could still be on holiday. This was at Raylay Beach, Thailand.

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Baptism

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Photographing baptisms, there is sometimes some beautiful decorations at the church, such as this.

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Children

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These two kids came with their parents for a family shoot. At the beginning the little one was a little bit shy.

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Taxi

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In Bangkok the Tuk-Tuk’s is a common mode of transport. I took this image on our trip in 2009.

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Lesotho

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Lesotho is a beautiful country. I have experimented with some black and white landscapes. I loved how the son came through the clouds on this image.

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Anemone

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There is such a variety of animals in the ocean. Sometimes the less colorful ones are overlooked, such as this anemone (also photographed at Umkomaas).

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Nudibranchia

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There is such a variety of nudibranchia. They have beautiful colors and some have interesting shapes. This photo was also captured at Umkomaas.

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Wrasse

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Since weekends are quite busy, we don’t get the opportunities to go diving any more. However, I still have many images from our dive trips to share. This wrasse was taken at Aliwal Shoal, Umkomaas.

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Sikweyiya Family

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The Sikweyiya Family came for their family shoot and requested an image like this.

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Lieschen

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I have been playing around with some photoshop effects. This image of Lieschen worked perfect for this purpose.

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Cat

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On our last trip to Singapore, we passed via Hong Kong where I photographed this cat in one of the shops. There were a couple of cats at this shop.

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Six Months

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This little guy was showing off how he could sit on his own, although it was still hard work.

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Three Months

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I was lucky to get a smile from this three month old baby girl.

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Little Owl

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This owl hat is also one of my newest additions to the new born baby props I made.

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At the Market

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Bicycles are a common mode of transport in Vietnam. This was at one of the local markets in Hanoi.

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New Born

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I have also started to make new born props, such as this crochet hat.

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New Born

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Having new props on the new born shoots helps to create a little more variety.

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Children

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I can’t quite remember how old this little girl was. She came with her parents for a family shoot. She looked so sweet with her red jacket.

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Chante

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I had such a fun photo shoot with Chante. She was one of the top ten RAG Queen finalists at Kovsies this year. Hair and makeup was done by myself.

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Thiên Cung Caves

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The Thiên Cung Caves are located in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam. What caught my eye in this image was how the sunrays came through an opening in the cave for a few moments.

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Singapore Stadium

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I have done a few photos of the Singapore stadium before it was completed. On our last trip to Singapore I had the opportunity to photograph the completed stadium.

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Raylay Beach

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I have experimented a little with black and white landscapes. This was one of my images from Raylay Beach in Thailand, I felt it had good potential.

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