In the Studio – Cathy’s Sneak Peek

Cathy came into the studio with her Daughter, as they both wanted to update their photos. Cathy is an Actress, Model and Singer and certainly quite a character with lots of stories to tell. “I was a little nervous but excited about the opportunity to have my portrait taken, I found Julie’s studio very relaxed,…

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Regular Random – Crate of Flowers

Lately, I feel like the only time I get to sneak in a regular random shoot is while I am waiting for a client to show up, that’s OK it is becoming like a little mini meditation session before my shoot. The only drawback is I am using silk flowers and not real ones. I…

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In The Studio – Emily Sneak Peek

As you may or may not be aware I enrolled in a Business Mentoring Class, I have been slowly but surely rolling out a new business model and so far it has been going really well. Meet Emily Johansson, gorgeous Emily came into the studio with her Mum, Cathy “We heard about Julie from a…

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Monday’s Musings

Better late than never, right? Wow, I have just had a whirlwind of activity this last few weeks, this morning I felt like I finally had a few minutes to start sorting myself out. Thought I would start with a post on what has been happening. This past 10 days or so have been a…

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In the Studio with Jess

Sorry, I have been a little quiet on the chatter front, busy, busy, busy….but I promise I will update you all soon. Back in the studio with Jess getting ready for an upcoming posing workshop, I think we have just invented a new style trend, OpShop Chic or Vintage Boho Steampunk!!! I hope you all…

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Regular Random – Vintage Watering Can

I bought this vintage look watering can ages ago and have never done anything with it, so while I was waiting for a client to arrive I spent a few minutes playing around with it and some silk flowers. All shot on the Sony A7ii with my 28-70mm lens, mostly studio flash to fill in…

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Winter Workshops – VPC Dark and Moody Fruit

I recently ran a Still Life workshop for my photography group, Victorian Photographers Collective. I enjoy the opportunity to give back to my community, as I have gained so much knowledge, insight, friendship and experiences through this group. The fact that I can offer 1/2 price workshops is a bonus for them as well. Not…

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In the Studio – Working with Designers

I saw an Instagram post, maybe 1 or 2 years ago from a Melbourne based Designer Miss Krissy Tee, I adored her stuff from the start and have followed her ever since. You could say it was love at first sight. Krissy then started following me and commented she would love to work with me…

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In the Studio – Karen’s Sneak Peek

I generally do not post about straight portraits shoot that I do in the studio, but I met this woman last week, and apart from really hitting it off, she was such a powerhouse, so vibrant and energetic; I adore working with that sort of person, I guess it offsets my shy quiet side 🙂…

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Regular Random – Cabbage Rose #2

So last week I featured some photos I took of some recently acquired cabbage roses, these were such fun to work with, sadly did not last weeks and weeks as promised, but I still managed to do a few shots with them. This week is on black perspex, loving the reflections. Shot with Sony a7ii…

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