THE announcement

Hi all, It has been a LONG time coming but has taken me until a month ago to realise where my passions in life lie. Whilst visiting a local legend Ben Kopilow from Fusion Photography, he asked me THE question; “Are you a Portrait Photographer or are you a Wedding Photographer?” It needed to beContinue reading “THE announcement”

This weeks favourite edit

This little beauty has to be my favourite edit this week. I’ve been putting a lot of effort into my texture techniques and I’m finding the deeper darker edits are my thing. I’d love to know your feedback!

Love Does

Love is never stationary. In the end love doesn’t just ‘Keep thinking about it’ or ‘Keep planning for it’ Simply put Love Does Bob Goff I have been recommended a few books lately ( not that I have that much time on my hands to be able to read) and “Love Does” was one thatContinue reading “Love Does”

Words and Lyrics

I have spent a great deal of today watching online webinairs of my ULTIMATE photographer. A woman who I hold of the highest esteem. Her work is natural, beautiful and elegant. She keeps her work simplistic in nature but in my eyes technically perfect. I feel like I have spent today sitting one on oneContinue reading “Words and Lyrics”

New beginnings

It has been a long time coming, but I’m finally starting to feel a really strong shift in my home life and work life. I finally feel worthy of making something of myself and not have external negatives put me down anymore. Music has been and still is a massive contributor to my world andContinue reading “New beginnings”

Lucy | 21 days early

I had the pleasure of a BUSY week last week, photographing two families children. On Monday I had the honour of working with Lisa and Andrew’s new addition, Lucy. Whilst her big brother Mr Two hung out in her bassinette I got busy with cuddling Lucy. She arrived three weeks early on 21st June toContinue reading “Lucy | 21 days early”

Creative Asia

For those of you following along at home, you may remember very recently seeing this on the blog: Models | In a new light. Well, since then I have been a little busy and edited and entered a couple of images into the Canon Creative Asia Photographic Awards. I entered them a couple of yearsContinue reading “Creative Asia”

Models | In a new light

Models have to endure a fair bit before we see them in images and on television. Behind the scenes is a flurry of last minute waxing, smokey eye creating, eyelash tinting, hair styling, hair weaving and who knows what else. Yesterday, Jemma Griffiths had to endure a lot more than just the getting ready. I’mContinue reading “Models | In a new light”

Cosmopolitan Bride feature

Just a quick blog- MY ARTICLE IS PRINTED!!!!! Im a little excited 🙂 I wish my scanner was better but raid your local newsagency for a peek

How the months fly!

Ok…. So i’m a little behind on my blog and its not by weeks, it has now officially been months. Capturing Essence has been a busy little business since February’s and today I hope to update you all on the pictures I love. It has been a fabulous time working with the ever fabulous ChicContinue reading “How the months fly!”