In the studio – Forest Magic

A little while ago I had Bec from Verdessa Fairy come in to the studio for a product session with some of her magical creations. This time she had decided she wanted me to create some Photoshop magic for her, in particular with a red ballgown in the studio wardrobe and I will show them…

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In the studio – Playing with lights

I recently had Emily in the studio for a Vintage Boudoir studio session, but we also had some fun and got creative with other things too. Emily had this cool cloak with little LED lights sewn into the lining. Sadly we did not nearly have as much room as we really required to shoot this,…

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In the studio – Vintage Boudoir

The best laid plans of mice and (wo)men…right? I had this idea for a vintage boudoir shoot ages ago. I fell in love with the backdrop and ordered it months ago, with the promise of setting up a date when it finally arrived. Well then the whole world lockdown happened and again this shoot was…

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In the Studio – Levitation

So Emily recently visited me in the studio for a shoot I had been planning since before the lockdown, I had ordered a new backdrop and was waiting for it to finally arrive. Anyway. My camera group had been having weekly challenges as I am sure many of you have seen the ones I posted?…

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In the studio…Kodak and Hydraganeas

Spending some quiet time in the studio and doing some light painting is a great form of mediation and self-soothing. It’s quiet and calming and there is a rhythm required that stills the mind and allows you to concentrate on the task at hand. Plus I really enjoy both the shooting and the editing of…

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In the studio – a little vintage love

I bought this vase, pearls and such for our Gatsby shoot a few weeks ago, so sad that it was still just sitting there. There have been no other shoots. Before I packed it all away I thought I might do a little vintage love and some light painting. That vase and the pearls were…

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In the studio – with Ms Fisher

We recently did what is probably our last model shoot for the moment, due to this damn Corona Virus. It was originally half of a workshop, but Emily had put so much time and effort into the costumes, the dress the new hat, Verdessa Fairy had made the headpiece, I finally got my new backdrop…

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In the studio – 1920s Great Gatsby

Sadly this was to be my last portrait shoot in the studio, at least we ended on a bang and not a whimper hey? All of this was actually put together for a workshop, thanks to a certain virus, that workshop was cancelled, or at least postponed indefinitely. But Emily had the dress, Bec had…

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In the studio – The girl in the Rose- Gold coloured dress

I won this dress and headpiece in a bushfire fundraiser auction. I actually have some grand plans for this dress, but the weather has not been cooperating. We normally have such wonderful weather in March and April, but not this year. So I figured I would capture something with it in the studio. It was…

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In the Studio – The Girl in the Purple dress

I recently posted about the girl in the peacock green dress, such a fabulous day in the studio, however we were not done. I had won this gorgeous dress in a bushfire relief auction and had been dying to use it in the studio, so Bec who is just so generous and giving of her…

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