Share your world – 6th November 2019

I have just gotten back from a few days away, we always try and get in a local trip before Christmas madness sets in, this year was a little earlier than normal, but that’s OK. We spent 4 days travelling the Goulburn, Mallee and Wimmera regions of Victoria (Australia). Just got back and thought I…

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In the studio – Apricot Ranunculus

What do they say “it never rains, but it pours” about suddenly getting an overabundance of something you wish for?  Not only did I find the orange ranunculus, but then someone brought me some apricot ones, so back into the studio to capture these in all their glory too, such soft subtle colour. ~ Julz

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Spring Outings – Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens

Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens, Formerly known as the National Rhododendron Gardens, but it has so much more than just rhododendrons these days. We went because I was under the impression from various photos online that the Cherry Tree Orchard was in bloom, sadly it was not. However, the Crab Apple Trees were and so pretty too. We…

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Spring Workshops – The Potterage

I hosted an afternoon workshop at The Potterage back in May, such a wonderful afternoon and the class sold out so quickly, I decided another held in Spring would be wonderful…and it was. We had perfect weather, nice and sunny, light winds and warmer temperature, without being too hot. It was a slightly smaller class…

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In the studio – Gothic Fantasy

I was approached online several months ago by a lady, who I thought was a Makeup Artist who needed a photographer for a collaboration she was working on with a designer, she would also be the model. She is friends with a few people I have worked with before, but I must admit I should…

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In the studio – Headshots for Luke

Every few years Luke comes in for some new headshots, he is a fabulous dancer and loads of fun in the studio. He is also happy to play with some creative stuff, so often when he comes in we do something a little fun and creative, he has also helped out with creative shoots, like…

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Share your world – 29th October 2019

This week is Halloween, Sall Saints Day, or Samhain if you prefer. Perhaps even Day of the Dead? Here is Australia Halloween (or any of the other versions) is not really such a big thing. I have in previous years usually done a Halloween themed photoshoot, just for fun, but for some reason this year…

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In the Studio – The Corpse Bride

A couple of months ago I ran a promotion on my Facebook page, to win a day in the studio with me and my A-team. After a few weeks of lots of interest, we eventually pulled one name from a hat at random (at our Raggedy Ann shoot), the winner was a lady by the…

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Get creative with your lighting for Halloween-themed photoshoots — Photofocus

Are you looking for ideas for creative lighting for Halloween-themed photoshoots? Let me take you on a look behind-the-scenes for some of the lighting setups used in the studio on a few sessions. Getting creative doesn’t mean it always has to be created with studio flashes, either. Find creative alternatives The below image was captured…

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