In the studio – Purple Dreams

Many months ago I saw an image online, which sparked my creativity and imagination. It was a woman dressed in purple, with purple hair and and incredible and elaborate headpiece and gold foil. I showed my designer Bea from Verdessa Fairy and she instantly fell in love with it too. We knew we wanted Emily…

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In the studio with Snow White and Rose Red

Earlier this year, I ran a promotion on my Facebook and website to win a Golden Ticket for you and a friend. One of my students, Lisa won it and she decided on a portrait shoot. We opted for a themed shoot and the girls wanted fairy tales. So I put my thinking cap on…

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In the studio with Raven

I know recently I share some images from the Raven studio shoot I did with Nicola Paige, but I believe I only shared the digital artwork versions, but not some of the photos. So I thought I would share just a few here… Model – Nicola Paige HMUA – Teighan Felton Photography, Costume, styling and…

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In the studio – Sleeping Beauty

I have fallen in love with fairy-tales again, they seem to be a recurring theme. And why not? they are simply magical and so fun to play with. There is no right and wrong, just imagine and create. So we set up a blow up bed in the studio, hung lots of white fabric and…

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On location – Merida

Yesterday I shared the images that were captured of model Nicola Paige as Red Riding Hood at the East Warburton Redwood Forest, today I am sharing Merida, inspired by the Disney movie, Brave. I sourced all the costume and props, wigs, Celtic crown and belt, the bow and arrow and the broadsword, as well as…

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On location…Red Riding Hood

I recently had the most awesome shoot at the East Warburton Redwoods, with model Nicola Paige and assistant photographer David Reinhard. We met in Warburton for coffee early in the morning then drove out to the Redwoods and setup our location. Not only the chair, but also lights etc for the shoot, as it is…

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In the studio with Nicola Paige part three

Our last look for the day on a recent studio, was this cool punk princess look. HMUA Teighan Felton went to town with the glitter, creating a grungy, yet cool punk look for Nicola. The skirt, tiara and steam punk hat are all part of the studio wardrobe, as is the jewellery…I just kept adding…

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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 – Carnival Jesters

I really enjoyed working with Andrea Gardiner the other week and I was so totally looking forward to the couples shoot with her partner James. I wanted something old fashioned sweet and romantic, with, of course, a dark edgy twist…Carnival Jesters. We also brought in a new makeup artist for this one, Bella. Models –…

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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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