In the studio -Walpurgis Eve Pt 1

My photographic group (VPC), recently got together for a long arranged, many time postponed group shoot, two sessions each with 9 models and about 20-30 photographers in each group…organised chaos. Our ring-leader Bev did all the concept and arranging, which is a n ice change for me, I just have to show up and shoot!…

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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 Emily Reinhard

I have been working with Emily for a while now and it is so nice to see her build on her confidence in the studio. The smiles are 100% real, as we have so much fun. Something she had not really done before was Steampunk and I was only too happy to put something together.…

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In the studio with Andrea Gardiner

So much fun to be in the studio again recently with Andrea, we have made some beautiful photos this year. This time a very pretty vintage boho look for Verdessa Fairy to made this great headpieces and need some photos for her Etsy page. Only to happy to create something so pretty. Model – Andrea…

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On location – fashion with Nicola

Just one more quick one with Nicola from the Redwoods from the other week, this one is more just a fashion shot with this lovely dress from Country Road…but it was loads of fun. Fresh and bright and fun. The sunflowers really made the shot too ~ Julz

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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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In the studio – Jess maternity

You may have noticed a special face has not been around much, model Jess, is pregnant and has been spending more time with her family getting ready for the new bub who is due very soon. I had the honour of creating these wonderful maternity images for her in the studio, stayed tuned, it won’t…

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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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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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