Mondays Musings…

Another super busy weekend, Friday was a personal pamper day, hair nails etc, nice to just relax for a bit. My new class went live last week and so far doing quite well – For the Love of Food, feel free to check it out. I also had not one but two pages of Photos…

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In the Studio – Live, Laugh, Share and Create

As some of you may, or may not be aware I have set up a new online classroom with a Private Facebook Group, My Sunday Stills you can join in too if you wish – it is totally free. I am now hosting to several different countries, but it did start with a group of…

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In the Studio – A New Muse – Richard Wood

Recently, I posted about a new Studio Muse in photographer Emily Soto, this week is Kiwi Photographer Richard Wood, I found him about the same time. I enrolled in his Master Class and have been loving every minute, the fine details, the craft, the imagination, fills me with ideas and excitement, he teaches nothing new…

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Share Your World 7th January 2019

Can you believe the first week of 2019 is already over, I do hope that this year does not finish as quickly as 2018 seemed to? Well it’s time for another SYW Questions This Week: Did you have to help out with chores when you were growing up?  If so, what were you assigned to…

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Regular Random – Macarons

It has been a while since I did some food photography, I shot some colourful macarons last year, these are vanilla ones, along with a fab new dish I just bought and some lovely soft linen, gave it the old Dark & Moody treatment… I used both the 50mm Prime lens and the 50mm Macro…

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Out of the Studio – The Warratah Princess

Continuing on with my Floral theme with Jess, I really have been flooding my blog, Instagram and Facebook page with lots of photos of Jess, but they are all just so pretty. These are taking in the backyard, with natural light, against a protea bush which is flowering like crazy. So nice to capture my…

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In the Studio – Wisteria Fantasy

I have been doing a bit of a floral theme in and out of the studio with Jess of late, here are a few more – Wisteria Fantasy, very much channelling Emily Soto with these ones.   I posted some more the other week [see here] still feeling inspired, from all the images we captured…

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Regular Random – Dark Peonies #2

Sadly my Peonies from last week’s post are looking a little worse for wear, a week on and they are falling apart, but there is beauty in decay, and I feel I must capture that as well. Dark and ethereal the old scratched vintage table, antique brass bowl and old-world pearls The last few shots…

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In the Studio – Cleopatra

I was recently asked to visit another studio on the other side of town for a Cleopatra/Egyptian themed photographic shoot. I am sure if you have been following my blog for a while you will know I have a love of ancient Egypt and it is a major bucket list item, I hope to one…

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Tuesdays Textures – Cleopatra’s Cat

I recently had an Egyptian, Cleopatra themed studio shoot (I will post some more images soon), we were initially going to have a rather large python, but we had a last minute cancellation – which I think model Jess was quietly pleased about. Good news for all of us, especially Jess we had the fabulous…

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