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Shoots should always be this much fun!

3am alarm goes off in Cape Town. My geyser is broken – succumb my sleepy body to a cold shower. Mango red-eye flight to Jhb. I was almost allocated the jump seat luckily I got to the middle seat at … Continue reading

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Ilifa Labantwana has just launched their national campaign, which will continue for a number of years. This extraordinary multi-media campaign’s focus is on the early development of South Africa’s children: ‘MY CHILD IS A SOMEBODY’ For the billboard aspect of … Continue reading

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Lights, camera, Helen! It is not every day that you get an opportunity to spend a Sunday afternoon in studio with the Premier of the Western Cape. Helen Zille is a powerhouse in South African politics, a woman with clout … Continue reading

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Kia Johnson

Dynamic Kia Johnson is a South African radio and television personality – her enthusiasm and vivaciousness is contagious. She currently hosts a show on Radio 2000 (Saturday Night Live from Cape Town). I first met Kia on the television set … Continue reading

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Cover: Jeep Trailhawk

When Jeep Digital South Africa give you a call to photograph their cover, you quietly get a little overexcited. Obviously, this means I will be shooting a Jeep – and since I am such a fan I’m thinking, pick me! … Continue reading

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Beauty with Bailey

My friend Nikkila and I had been speaking about doing a beauty shoot, to try new make-up techniques (Nikkila Mann, is a top South African Hair & Make-up artist). We have worked together so many times, during Top Billing fashion … Continue reading

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O Fashion Awards

I absolutely adore fashion, it may possibly have something to do with my first career as a fashion designer. Shooting fashion combines two of my passions – what a treat. This shoot was for South Africa’s Oprah Magazine, my ultimate … Continue reading

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My moments with Mandela (5 December 1999)

Fourteen years ago, equipped with my Masters degree in Journalism from Rhodes University. I moved with high expectations to Cape Town with only a volunteer job and an interview. My task as a volunteer was to run the daily Vukani … Continue reading

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When the camera turns on you!

I was blasted into the past, almost to a different time – the time of the medium format trannie – with this image. Those were my Farilady days. I was the Picture Editor/ Photographer at the time. The magazine was … Continue reading

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Pretty, Dirty, Rich

There is something particularly exciting and challenging about shooting fashion with models on location. Usually the weather conditions are not the same as when you first scouted the location, so its important to readjust and switch into a different mode … Continue reading

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