Tag Archives: Angie Lazaro

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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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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Top Billing Magazine May Cover presents Cameron van den Burgh with Top Billing’s presenter Jo-Ann Strauss

This Cover shoot was going to be rather different, not only would the Top Billing TV crew be shooting behind the scenes but so would the Travel Channel. At one point there were five cameras on set (two video and … Continue reading

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Tamara Dey & Aidan Bennetts Cover

I flew to Johannesburg for the April Cover shoot with our very own Aidan Bennetts and Tamara Dey. Arriving the day before gave us a little bit more time to strategise the shoot. Hayden Fortmann, Top Billing Magazine Publisher and … Continue reading

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Clothes maketh the Gentleman

Simba Mhere’s wardrobe will never be the same again. The newest addition to the Top Billing presenter team is Simba, catapulted onto our TV screens after a lengthy presenter search across the country. Alexis Chaffe, our Fashion Editor met with … Continue reading

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Autumn Nostalgia

Soft diffused light was just what I needed and in true form the clouds complied. There were even some drops of rain to keep inline with the brief. The fashion for the day was delicately romantic, quiet and inspiring. Alexis … Continue reading

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Dominique Piek International Model

Dominique is gracing our shores for a while. This Somerset West beauty currently lives in New York. “It is such an exciting city to be living in,” she says. She has graced the pages of SA’s and USA’s Sports Illustrated. … Continue reading

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The classic white shirt

Eager to start the day I arrived an hour too early and subsequently dragged my assistant out of bed prematurely, too. It gave me time to relax and enjoy the Winchester Mansions Cappuccino in their quaint quart yard. Tiro (the … Continue reading

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Back to Basics

Fashion|Wardrobe basics   Female Fashion shoot at 15 on Orange, Cape Town The location can either make a fashion shoot easier, or turn it into a complete nightmare – we have had strange and amazing locations. Our first fashion shoot … Continue reading

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Shaken not Stirred – Cover Shoot

“Oh, did you feel that?!” says Janez, as the yacht sways in the brutal South Easter – even though we are still docked. Putting nausea and weirdness aside the Bond-oh-James-Bond Cover shoot for the Top Billing Magazine drips in glamour. … Continue reading

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