Summer Workshops – 1920’s with Emily

Recently I had a whole weekend of 1920’s inspired shoots, just a coincidence, but still so much fun. I ran a workshop with Emily, one that had been postponed since March 2020, thanks to you know who! Finally we managed to get it done. It was a small group in between lockdowns, but glad to…

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Summer Outings – 1920’s Vintage Tram

Every so often we get together with a group of other photographers and do a big group shoot. This time around we travelled to the Vintage Tram museum in Ballarat and did a Gatsby styled shoot. Four girls in flapper dress, a gangsta and one of the tram workers dressed up in proper vintage uniform.…

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In the studio with Nicola Paige part one

Excited to bring this post to you. I was recently contact by the Mum manager of 11 year-old Instagram Influencer Nicola Paige about doing a studio shoot with Nicola. I must admit this was something a little outside my wheelhouse. I didn’t want to shoot anything that was age inappropriate, but I rarely photograph this…

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In the studio with Emma Ray, Pt two

Yesterday I shared our Breakfast at Tiffany’s inspired studio shoot, with Emma, today is Pretty Woman. Remember the Polo scene and that dress? Emma showed me pics of the dress and hat and said we simply had to do something. We did a few other soft floral images, but I really wanted to feature these…

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In the studio with Emma Ray

Another new face in the studio this year is Emma Ray, Emma does pinup and Vintage modelling, so it was a treat to have her and HER clothes and accessories in the studio recently. Our first theme was Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany’s inspired, can you tell? I have two lovely new backdrops too, the…

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In the studio – with Jesi Faun

Last week I shared the new images with model Andrea Gardiner, today it is Jesi Faun. I met her through a model call-out. Sadly due to a GPS error she was quite late so our shoot got cut short, but I still managed to capture some great shot. Both dresses, again from the studio wardrobe,…

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In the studio – with Andrea, Pt three

Just to finish off our really fun and incredible shoot with Andrea, we changed from LOTR to fairies instead. I had the black corset and green wig, I even had the great fairy wand/staff. I had just finished making the tulle skirt and I had recently made the floral screen. They are timber lattice covered…

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In the studio – with Andrea, Pt two

So last week I shared the first look with Andrea, Arwen, today it is Galadriel. Again the dress, Celtic necklace (also works as a headpiece) and silver star headpiece have been in the studio wardrobe for a few years, the gold and crystal crown is new from Wish, sadly it arrived heavily damaged and just…

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In the studio – with Hayley

You may not remember Hayley, as it turns out it has been a few years since she was last in the studio, but we have always had loads of fun; Rapunzel, Film Noir Boudoir, Film Noir Private Eye, Damsel & the Villain. She loves a bit of Vintage styling. So she joined my recently for…

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In the Studio – Merlin

Meet Merlin the black lab, such a gentle giant and such a good boy. He wore the Santa hat and the reindeer ears and checked out Santa’s snack and sat on the chair…nothing was too much trouble. To say his Mum loved the photos is an understatement…love doing these so much. Well, that’s it for…

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