I met this gorgeous little man a few weeks ago for his cake smash and I think I had more fun than he did. That beautiful background is actually a hand painted mural that mom had commissioned, I fell in love and I think I … Continue readingAryan’s Cake Smash ♥ Toddler Photography
Princess Amiri arrived a bit earlier than expected so we ended up doing her newborn shoot on her estimated dd and naming day. She is absolutely perfect in every way with that mop of beautiful hair and the most delicate little fingers and toes. Congratulations … Continue readingBaby Amiri ♥ Newborn Photography
Mom Roxy booked me for Eli’s 3rd Birthday Party at Rietvlei Zoo Farm a few Saturdays ago. Wow, it must be one of the best kept secrets in Joburg, it was full of families having parties, weddings and picnics and happy kids everywhere. Eli was … Continue readingEli’s 3rd Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
The weather started off perfectly one Sunday for Amber’s Frozen Birthday Party (with beautiful party treats by Boksomdaais) but then it got a bit nippy, cold enough for the kids to put on jackets and jerseys. They soon warmed up once they started sliding down … Continue readingAmber’s 5th Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
Loved the Ladybird theme and the effort mom Susan went to for Tayah’s 1st birthday recently. It was the first time I have been to a party at this particular venue, Posthouse Parties and I am seriously considering booking it for my kids’ next year, … Continue readingTayah’s 1st Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
It isn’t often that I get to celebrate two huge milestones in one event. First a beautiful Christening at St Dominics in Boksburg and then a lovely and relaxed lunch at Flamingo’s Nest Guest House in Benoni Congratulations Sweetheart – you were such a good … Continue readingElle’s First Birthday and Christening ♥ Johannesburg Event Photography
Oh man this baby boy is going to be just gorgeous, look at his parents! It’s so exciting welcoming a new addition to a family, I just know that he will be absolutely adored by his big sister when he arrives at the end of … Continue readingSimone, Bungane and Aamani – expecting baby Caleb ♥ Johannesburg Maternity Photography
This kid was awesome his cake smash! Mom Pearl and Dad Mosudi look like supermodels so it was only natural that Mr Curtis posed and charmed his way through his shoot. He had so much fun with that cake, he painted his way through the … Continue readingCurtis’ Cake Smash ♥ Johannesburg Toddler Photography
Nala and her mommy Fikile came to visit me on her birthday a few weeks ago. She was a bit shy at first but then she gave me the most gorgeous smiles and proceeded to demolish her cake. We normally let the cake smash kid … Continue readingNala’s Cake Smash ♥ Johannesburg Toddler Photography
Danielle and Bradley are tying the knot in September and instead of the normal kitchen tea, her sisters Sanshia and Nicole organised a pamper party for her at the lovely Bella Restaurant at 66 Rivonia Road. The theme was “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” and guests were … Continue readingDanielle’s Pamper Party ♥ Johannesburg Event Photography
I’ve had the pleasure of photographing these three gorgeous brothers at other family parties so they kind of expected a crazy lady with a camera in their faces at Alexandro’s 6th birthday party at Avalanche in Fourways and didn’t run away screaming “No Paparazzi, no … Continue readingAlexandro’s 6th Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
2014 has been a big year for Miss Carmon, she became a big sister to Jordan and she turned a whole 2 years old so it was only fitting that Mom Chanette threw her a Barbie themed party a few weeks ago. Don’t you just … Continue readingCarmon’s 2nd Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
I fell in love with this little miss the moment she walked through the door into the studio – She looked absolutely adorable! Zoë was such a neat cake smasher, she loved the icing and ate quite a bit of cake in between shots and … Continue readingZoë’s Cake Smash ♥ Johannesburg Toddler Photography
Oh my soul, this little man was a character with such a big smile on that cute little face. He smashed that cake with such enthusiasm and joy, only stopping to lick the icing off his fingers. Happy Birthday little Himesh, wishing you everything you … Continue readingHimesh’s Cake Smash ♥ Toddler Photography
I was thrilled when mommy Cheri asked for Turquoise and Purple for her shoot colour scheme. Her Aunty Elaine made her a special pixie tutu for the shoot in matching colours. Johané was an absolute darling until she decided it was party time and phooey … Continue readingBaby Johané ♥ Johannesburg Newborn Photography
I’m going to be offering Mini Sessions at my studio in Edenvale during the week. These sessions are perfect to capture a moment in time in your child’s life without having to do a full photo shoot because sometimes you just want a beautiful portrait … Continue readingIntroducing Mid Week Mini Sessions
I have waited two long years for this party (since her newborn shoot actually). Princess Sofia had her Sofia the First party recently and I am in absolute awe of how mom Hayley does her parties – they are absolutely gorgeous, with every single detail … Continue readingSofia’s 2nd Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
I met this gorgeous lady late one Sunday afternoon at my local park for her maternity shoot. Can I just say that she is one of the prettiest mommy-to-be’s that I have seen. Hubby Hein was just as good a model as his wife and … Continue readingLaetitia & Hein ♥ Maternity Photography
What a little doll! Loved her outfit, perfectly co-ordinated by mom Elaine and that gorgeous ombré giant cupcake. We had loads of fun in Elné’s shoot, it was the first time a mom went home covered in pink icing too (I must remember to ask … Continue readingElne’s Cake Smash ♥ Toddler Photography
One of the best compliments I can get as a photographer, is to be booked again and again by the same family. This year was Judah and Caleb’s 4th birthday and I have watched them grow year by year over four year’s worth of parties … Continue readingJudah & Caleb turn 4 ♥ Johannesburg Birthday Party Photography
I got such a lovely surprise at Luke’s superhero birthday party last week! I met up with two old clients and it was so good to see how their kids have grown up since last year. Luke was very shy at first but after a … Continue readingLuke’s 3rd Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
Some women just glow in pregnancy and Fortunate is one of the lucky ones – she’s absolutely gorgeous and having a little baby boy soon.
Don’t you just love her name – it suits her to “t”! Miss Ava was such a honey at her shoot – she posed with dad, she posed with mom, she smiled after big sister Mia gave her a squeeze and she posed like a … Continue readingBaby Ava ♥ Newborn Photography
Omw I fell in love with these beautiful kids the moment I saw them. Melia is the baby of the family and her mom and dad organised her christening for the same day as her birthday as a double celebration. The service was on a … Continue readingMelia’s Christening ♥ Event Photography
Look at that mischievous gleam in Bushe’s eyes! He was very wary of me at first but once he realised that I was friendly, he turned on the charm. Mom Nomi is absolutely gorgeous and a complete natural in front of the camera and you … Continue readingNomi, Sam and Bushe ♥ Family Photography
I am so blessed to know these wonderful souls. Chanette and Jonathan are two of the nicest people I have ever met and I was besides myself when Chanette told me last year that she was expecting another little blessing. I have watched Carmon grow … Continue readingJordan’s Birth ♥ Newborn Photography
Washu wasn’t impressed with the whole church thing until the good part started. He was a darling through the baptism and anointing and then decided that it wasn’t such a bad place to be. Once he got home, surrounded by his cousins, there was no … Continue readingWashu’s Christening ♥ Event Photography
Sometimes I am convinced I have more fun at the birthday parties I shoot than the birthday kid does. Luke’s party at George and Lucy’s was such a blast – Fanie from MobileZoo brought a whole lot of animals and reptiles and goggas for the kids to meet, … Continue readingLuke turns 3 ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
I met Isabella and her parents at her cousin Gabriella’s birthday last year and I was thrilled when her mom contacted me to photograph her 2nd birthday this year. Annie, her mom did such a wonderful job with the decor and Miss Isabella’s Hawaiian outfit, … Continue readingIsabella turns 2 ♥ Party Photography
I must be doing something right with my giant cupcakes, Mia loved hers! This little doll squished and squashed and licked the icing off her fingers with absolute delight. She played in the bubbles in her bubble bath afterwards, stopping for cake tastes every couple … Continue readingMia’s Cake Smash ♥ Toddler Photography
I just adore 1 year olds and their first birthday parties – there’s cake and sweets and the birthday girl or boy is surrounded by love and family. Taniska was no exception at her birthday party a few weeks ago – she loved her cake … Continue readingTaniska’s 1st Birthday ♥ Party Photography
Kwanele was one of the winners from the St Patrick’s Day dress up competition at Bambini Pre-School & Aftercare. Too too cute for words, she was an absolute pleasure in the studio!
Eli’s birthday party even with the rain was wonderful, he was surrounded by family and friends who just adore this little man and I could see why. He was just lovely, friendly and such a sweetheart, he posed for me, he smiled for me and … Continue readingEli’s 1st Birthday ♥ Party Photography
One of the most amazing experiences of my life, watching Isabella take her first breath was just incredible.
They both googled me at virtually the same time – Kevin for the baby shower (which was a surprise) and Vanessa for the maternity shoot and boy what a journey it has been. I shared Isabella’s baby shower with the whole family, I shot mom … Continue readingVanessa & Kevin’s Maternity Shoot
Keyna is one of the prettiest little four year olds I have ever met and I recently shot her 4th birthday party at a lovely venue called Crackerjack Parties in Rivonia. The weather behaved right until the end of the party, thank goodness and the kids had … Continue readingKeyna’s 4th Birthday ♥ Party Photography
The weather was horrendous last week, Zia’s mom planned to use the magnificent gardens at a boutique hotel in Sandton for Zia’s Hello Kitty Cake Smash but it rained and then rained some more so we moved everything inside. Zia was an absolute darling through … Continue readingZia ♥ Child Photography
Sienna is one of my favourite newborns – she was a divine baby at her newborn shoot last year, she was the sweetest baby at her christening and now at a whole one year old, she is the cutest little toddler. She wasn’t too impressed … Continue readingSienna’s Cake Smash ♥ Child Photography
He is such a little character at the moment but he takes direction beautifully and look at the range of expression this little guy is capable of!
There is something so cute about toddlers who have just learnt to walk, nothing but nothing keeps them still for longer than 20 seconds, even smarties and flings because there are people to meet and places to see. Adam was such a sweetie at … Continue readingAdam & Family ♥ Child Photography
I love birthday parties and I really love First Birthdays especially when they turn into impromptu cake smashes like this one did. I met Sebastian, his big brother Marcus and his mommy and daddy last weekend to celebrate his birthday. Mom Abby did the most … Continue readingSebastian turns One ♥ Birthday Party Photography
Bailey and her big sister Courtney must be two of the most gorgeous little girls in the whole wide world. Bailey was a complete rockstar for her shoot, she posed, she fed, she slept, she posed, she fed, she slept and then when she had … Continue readingBaby Bailey ♥ Johannesburg Newborn Photography
Kevin called me to book me to shoot Vanessa’s surprise baby shower at Modderfontein Reserve one beautiful and breezy Saturday morning. It was one of the loveliest baby showers I have shot, as a company called Dial-a-Picnic Bedfordview laid out a picnic, complete with cushions and low tables and … Continue readingVanessa’s Baby Shower for Isabella ♥ Event Photography
I love tea parties and cupcakes so I was thrilled to get a call from Riley’s mom asking if we could do a styled shoot for her before her little sister arrives in a few week’s time. Well, Riley wasn’t too sure of me at … Continue readingRiley ♥ Johannesburg Child Photography
Omw look at that rockstar hair! And the elvis sneer! And those big eyes! Seriously, how cute is he? Nikolas has to be one of the best newborns ever.
Wow, what an absolutely divine venue for a brunch function (Aurelia’s at Emperor’s Palace) – the light was so pretty, the food was so pretty and Paula is just one of the loveliest preggy fairies I have seen for a long time – take a … Continue readingPaula’s Baby Shower for Eva ♥ Event Photography
Oratile is such a natural model, I hope her mommy signs her up at a casting agency soon! She had such a lovely party but the highlight besides that divine cake was definitely the waterslide.
I recently photographed Doyin’s 7th birthday party in Johannesburg. Wow, what an incredible party – there was a ferris wheel, a magician, a huge jumping castle, a brilliant pinata, one of the funniest magicians in Johannesburg, a face painter and beautiful lego decorations and party … Continue readingDoyin turns 7 ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
The force is strong with this one. Luke was this close to having Skywalker as his second name. True Story. He was absolutely divine, slept like a champion and I can’t wait to see him again to play some more.
Wow talk about a “Yummy Mummy” Dikeledi is one of the prettiest mommy-to-be’s that I have met. Her friends organised her baby shower for her in a family member’s empty apartment and really went to town with the decorations. You can’t help but notice how … Continue readingDikeledi’s Baby Shower ♥ Johannesburg Event Photography
This little guy was one of the friendliest, happiest toddlers I have ever met. He smiled from the start of his party at Tres Jolie until the very end. His cake was divine, made by his very talented mommy Calinka (I asked her where she … Continue readingOwen turns Two ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
This little girl was absolutely perfect, she slept like a dream and would smile every couple of minutes (normally just as I put my camera down too ) Mommy Janine and Dad Shawn are completely in love with this precious baby girl and so was … Continue readingBaby Gianna ♥ Johannesburg Newborn Photography
Christian is one of the coolest babies ever! Not only did he arrive for his shoot in a biker outfit, Dad Eric also brought his baby bike along for the shoot as well. He was a wee bit small for it so I made his … Continue readingBaby Christian ♥ Johannesburg Newborn Photography
Madison was the sweetest little baby on the day of her Christening at the Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Church in Mulbarton , she was cutting a couple of teeth and it must have been so sore for her but she didn’t cry too much … Continue readingMadison’s Christening ♥ Johannesburg Event Photography
Mac and his mommy and daddy came from the UK to visit his granny Rita. He was the sweetest little soul, dressed to the nines with that gorgeous baby fedora and a special SA Baby grow and he waited right until the end of our … Continue readingMac & Granny ♥ Family Location Photography
I am truly blessed because I get to capture these two special little boys from birthday to birthday. This year Judah and Caleb turned three and had a wonderful party at a venue called Under The Oak Tree, a kiddie’s party paradise and I was … Continue readingJudah & Caleb turn 3 ♥ Johannesburg Birthday Party Photography
Miss B was just lovely and I had so much fun at her party. I can see where she gets all that charm from, definitely from mom Refilwe, the perfect hostess!
I shoot a lot of parties but this one wowed me completely! The venue was divine (The Taste Bud Cooking Studio), the kids were divine, the cake was magnificent and mom Laura co-ordinated the entire theme from the party boxes, to the cake labels and … Continue readingAlexa turns 5 ♥ Johannesburg Birthday Party Photography
I was very blessed to get the most gorgeous shots of Sienna in February this year so I was thrilled when Sanshia asked me to shoot her Christening a few weeks ago. I’m not Catholic but the Blessed Sacrament Church in Malvern feels like home … Continue readingSienna’s Christening ♥ Johannesburg Event Photography
She is as pretty as her name and she was such a pleasure at her shoot until we tried the owl hat and that was the end of our shoot. Miss Marguerite decided enough was enough, no more hats, no more posing, all she wanted … Continue readingBaby Marguerite ♥ Johannesburg Newborn Photography
I recently shot Miss Georgia May’s 1st birthday at the Zoo – she is such a little character full of laughs and smiles and once she got over the initial cake hands, she fed most of it to mom and dad. It was wonderful to … Continue readingGeorgia May turns 1 ♥ Birthday Party Photography
I don’t shoot teenagers as often as I would like but I was invited to shoot Sveti and her friends for her 14th birthday party recently – they were busier and more energetic than toddlers on smarties but what a pleasure it was, to see … Continue readingSveti turns 14 ♥ Birthday Party Photography
I met Stefanie and Bennie at Tanit’s Baptism last year when Ethan was still quite comfortable in mom’s tummy. I finally met him at Tanit’s 1st Birthday party in February this year and he charmed the socks off me with that huge smile and those … Continue readingEthan’s Dedication ♥ Event Photography
This little girl was an absolute doll, perfect in every way and when she smiled, well my heart melted and I wanted to take her home with me. Big sister Durriya is just as gorgeous and absolutely adores her baby sister and she helped keep … Continue readingTanayaa turns 1 ♥ Birthday Party Photography
Meshá is one of the best big sisters ever, she was so helpful with Baby Leandi’s newborn shoot. Mom Megan and dad Shawn just adore their kids – you know how you can just feel the love when you go into someone’s house, theirs … Continue readingBaby Leandi ♥ Johannesburg Newborn Photography
Very early on Easter Sunday, I made my way to Saint Margarets in Bedfordview, it was still dark and overcast and you could feel autumn was on its way. Claudio and Patricia asked me to photograph their sons’ christening during the Service of the Light … Continue readingJayden & Khai’s Christening ♥ Johannesburg Event Photography
A couple of weeks ago, Chanette asked me to shoot Carmon’s Dedication at a beautiful venue in Germiston called Summer Place Cabanas It was wonderful, Chanette and Jonathan and that beautiful little girl were surrounded by so much love from family and friends, two of … Continue readingCarmon’s Dedication ♥ Event Photography
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Noah is a superhero in training. He’s in Chloe’s class at school and I have a suspicion that they have many arguments about who is cooler, Superman or Barbie 😉
Rogan is in Chloe’s class and I was thrilled to be able to photograph his party – loved the decor, loved the cake and loved the company! Thanks Thandi for inviting us, we had an absolute ball!
Look at this gorgeous little baby girl, that perfect rosebud pout! I met mom Sanshia at a couple of parties and I was thrilled when she asked me to photograph Sienna. She was a little older than most newbies but we had fun with her, … Continue readingBaby Sienna ♥ Johannesburg Newborn Photography
Catherine and her little sister Chloe have to be two of my most favourite kids in the universe. Catherine recently turned four and Mom Renee arranged for a party at school to celebrate the occasion with a giant princess castle cake.
Prabash and Sudhir recently celebrated their gorgeous little girl Gabriella’s first birthday at a lovely venue in Boksburg. It was magnificent – the hall was draped and blinged and there were all kinds of goodies to keep the kids (and the grownups) happy, from slushies … Continue readingGabriella turns 1 ♥ Birthday Party Photography
Last year I was very blessed to be able to capture Tanit’s Baptism – she has many, many aunts and uncles and cousins and they all adore her so I was thrilled to be asked to capture her first birthday early in February. Such a … Continue readingTanit turns 1 ♥ Birthday Party Photography
I had the pleasure of photographing Genevieve’s 21st Birthday Party in December last year. Wow, what a lovely venue at Glenvista Country Club and the decor was absolutely divine with black and white and accents of red and one of my personal favourites, a sweet … Continue readingGenevieve turns 21 ♥ Birthday Party Photography
I’ve started offering Mini Session as perfect alternative to full photoshoots. Most kids don’t tolerate longer sessions so 25-30 minutes is just the right amount of time to capture them at their best without having to try and bribe them with smarties and bubbles. They’re … Continue readingJan/Feb Mini Sessions
Miss Kayaali aka Kay is one of my best models ever – she is growing into such a lovely little girl. A photograph from her last birthday party at Kay’s Place was chosen as the Durban Cover for Child Magazine – she was born to … Continue readingCover Girl Kayaali ♥ Johannesburg Child & Party Photography
This beautiful image was from gorgeous Tshego’s fourth birthday party at Kays Place in Stoneridge. Tshego is a budding model and Mom Carol submitted one of her photographs for a cover competition and won!