So this happened last Friday … I met this precious little 3 year old girl and she rocked her session like a professional supermodel who’d been doing this for years! That never happens. Happy Birthday Beautiful Caro – may your smile always light up the … Continue readingCaro – Johannesburg Portrait Photography
This little girl was an absolute doll! Her granny booked me to shoot her christening while she was visiting South Africa from France. The church (Agios Nektarios in Orange Grove) was so pretty with all the gold leaf and bright colours. The theme was Pink Flamingos … Continue readingAnnabelle’s Christening – Johannesburg Event Photography
This pretty little girl is the beautiful baby on my newborn shoot pricelist – Miss Tia! And she’s just as petite as a toddler as she was as a baby with the most expressive little hands ever. Mom Divya outdid herself with the party … Continue readingTia’s 1st Birthday – Johannesburg Party Photography
One of the absolutely best parts of my job is that I watch these children grow up year by year and I am trusted to capture them in beautiful images – it’s a huge responsibility and I am very thankful and very blessed that I … Continue readingSophia’s 1st Birthday and Christening – Johannesburg Event Photography
Once upon a time, Christine and James had the cutest little boy called Luke and then they had an even cuter one called John and wanted to celebrate his christening by having a picnic in a forest before the service. Too much cute in one … Continue readingJohn’s Christening – Johannesburg Family Photography
One of my favourite families ever! I’ve been so blessed to be able to capture some very special moment in Paula and Jacques’ lives and each new milestone is a joy to photograph. Paula is very talented co-ordinator and each event is full of … Continue readingPhoebe’s Dedication – Johannesburg Event Photography
I met this handsome little man, early one Sunday to photograph his Christening but the Dominee decided that he wasn’t allowing any cameras in the church (including mine) so I had to sneak a couple through the window in the crying room. Little Gerhard is … Continue readingGerhard’s Christening – Johannesburg Event Photography
I am absolutely delighted when a party mommy contacts me and books me for this year’s party (I have a couple of moms that are “regulars” and it is such an honour for me that I have been entrusted with capturing these special occasions for them) Luke … Continue readingLuke’s 4th Birthday – Johannesburg Party Photography
I know I keep saying this but I really love 1 year olds. Especially this gorgeous little girl who came to visit a few weeks ago for her Cake Smash. Milhana’s mommy Nasreen completely out did herself with the decor (love, love, love those giant … Continue readingMilhana’s 1st Birthday – Johannesburg Party Photography
I just love one year olds – the official transition into toddler-hood, the fierce independence and of course, so much cuteness in one little 12 month old package. I met Scarlett and her parents Kim and Orlaf a few weeks ago at Delta Cafe in Craighall to … Continue readingScarlett’s 1st Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
Loved this party! It’s not often that the grownups have just as much fun at a birthday party as the kids do – let me just say that between the pool and the slippy slides and the hosepipe, not too many of the adults stayed … Continue readingGabriella’s 3rd Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
I just love pink and ruffles and ballerinas and pretty little girls. Try tell me that when you look at this gorgeous little girl in her pink tutu, you don’t want to start planning a ballerina party for your own little girl? Or wish you … Continue readingNeria’s 2nd Birthday ♥ Party Photography
Everyone knows that first birthday parties are the best ever! Especially when the mommy chooses the cutest carnival theme in the universe and finds the most perfect outfit for her little princess. Isabella was an absolute sweetheart at her party and she just … Continue readingIsabella’s First Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
This handsome little man had his party recently and his gorgeous mommy Mmathabo arranged a very special Power Ranger Theme for his party, complete with ninja swords on the party packs and masks on the chairs and the most awesome magician ever – he had the … Continue readingLanga’s Power Ranger Birthday ♥ Johannesburg Party Photography
I love watching “my” newborns grow into little people! I met Sienna at 6 weeks old and I see her every few months and it has been such an honour to watch her grow up. It seems like it was just yesterday that I shot … Continue readingSienna’s 2nd Birthday <3 Party Photography
I photographed this beautiful lady a few weeks ago, the day before she, hubby Thomas and big brother Michael met the newest addition to the family, Victoria. Michael is going to be such an absolutely awesome big brother to his little sister – he may … Continue readingBernadine, Thomas and Michael waiting for Victoria <3 Maternity Photography
Samu was just beautiful at her maternity shoot – she had that gorgeous glowing, absolutely perfect skin that all pregnant ladies seem to have. Baby has since arrived and she is just divine, looks just like her mommy!
You may recognise Sebastian from his 1st birthday last year and his big brother Marcus. Their mom Abby wanted to so something special to remember this very cute age so we arranged a cookie decorating session complete with chef hats and personalised aprons and lots … Continue readingSebastian and Marcus ♥ Family Photography
Miss Eva recently had her dedication at home, surrounded by her family and friends who absolutely adore this little girl. Mom Paula organised some of the prettiest decor I have seen (love the pink and those bird cages!) and Eva’s dress was just lovely with … Continue readingEva’s Dedication ♥ Event 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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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!
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’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