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“One of the advantages of being young is that you don’t let common sense get in the way of doing things everyone else knows are impossible.” – Anonymous HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHARNE!!!!!

Charne 21st Birthday

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“Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.” ― Anne Frank

Alric’s 3rd Birthday

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“Hoping your dreams take flight today, so you can soar through life’s storms and sunlight with joy in your heart and the wind beneath your wings. Happy 16th birthday!”

Elzé 16th Birthday Party

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“Life is a flame that is always burning itself out, but it catches fire again every time a child is born.” – George Bernard Shaw

Neusa Maternity Shoot

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“Having a place to go — is a home. Having someone to love — is a family. Having both — is a blessing.” ~ Donna Hedges

Ockhuizen Family Shoot

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“Welcome, precious little child. So divine from God above. Christened today in Jesus’ name, Held in His arms of love. May angels guide your tiny feet and bring you smiles to wear and may our Heavenly Father always keep you in His care.”

Fuad Christening

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I was soooo honored to be Lizanne and Rudolf’s wedding photographer, but I must say, I sure wished I was a guest as well – this was a LEKKER wedding!!!!!  Lizanne and her bridesmaids had a lot of fun while dressing up and getting ready…

Lizanne & Rudolf Wedding

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“The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.” ~Benjamin Disraeli “Every day is an opportunity to make a new happy ending.” ~Author Unknown “All great work is preparing yourself for the accident to happen.”…

Ramey Short – Model Shoot

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“”I would do anything for you. Anything.” With that, he pushed his way out…and as the door eased shut, she realized that I love you could indeed be said without actually uttering the phrase. Actions did mean more than words.” – J.R. Ward

John-Henry & Kailey Shoot

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“What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life — to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories.” ~George Eliot

Holland-Muter Family Shoot

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“Love is a game that two can play and both win.” ~Eva Gabor Delano and Davida have been together for a few years already, but they are so in love, you’d say they only met the other day.  They couldn’t stop giggling at each other…

Davida & Delano Engagement Shoot

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“It’s about a girl who is on the cusp of becoming someone.. A girl who may not know what she wants right now, and she may not know who she is right now, but who deserves the chance to find out.”  ― Jodi Picoult  

Michelle’s 21st Birthday Party

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Liebenberg Family Shoot – “What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life — to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories.” ~ George Eliot

Liebenberg Family Shoot

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“To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there.” ~Barbara Bush

Greeff Family Shoot

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“Before you were born I carried you under my heart. From the moment you arrived in this world until the moment I leave it, I will always carry you in my heart.” ~Mandy Harrison

Valya’s Baby Shower

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      “The purpose of life is a life of purpose.” ~Robert Byrne   

Four Generations

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I love doing destination weddings – Jeanine and Shaun’s wedding was held in Rehoboth, a town 70km south of Windhoek.  I left home around 7:30 on Saturday morning, 24th May 2014. Shaun came to get me at the Shell Garage on the edge of town…

Jeanine & Shaun Wedding

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“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.” -Mignon McLaughlin Aluschka and Pietman are getting married in August 2014 – I really enjoyed this engagement shoot – these two were so much fun, laughing, chatting, just doing their thing!!  I’m…

Aluschka & Pietman Engagement Shoot

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“A true friend reaches for your hand and touches your heart.” – This was THEE Most Awesome Shoot…EVVVERRRRR!!!!!!  We started real early that Saturday morning and spend a couple of hours wandering the streets, posing, drinking coffee, laughing and window shopping… I call this shoot:…

The Friends in the City Shoot

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“When you’re in love you never really know whether your elation comes from the qualities of the one you love, or if it attributes them to her; whether the light which surrounds her like a halo comes from you, from her, or from the meeting…

Francis & Willem Couple Shoot

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“Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.” ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Sonia & Martin

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“The family. We were a strange little band of characters trudging through life sharing diseases and toothpaste, coveting one another’s desserts, hiding shampoo, borrowing money, locking each other out of our rooms, inflicting pain and kissing to heal it in the same instant, loving, laughing,…

Schiele Family Shoot

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“A great marriage isn’t something that just happens; it’s something that must be created.” -Fawn Weaver I left home at 7am that Saturday morning, and took on the 250km to Mariental to photograph the beautiful wedding of Ludger and Zenith. Ludger and I have only corresponded…

Zenith & Ludger Wedding

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“But if the while I think on thee, dear friend, All losses are restored and sorrows end.” ~William Shakespeare

Kitchen Tea at Fresh & Wild

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“The arms of love encompass you with your present, your past, your future, the arms of love gather you together.”  ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry  

Shaun & Monique Engagement Shoot

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“Instead of wishing away nine months of pregnancy and complaining about the shadow over my feet, I’d have cherished every minute of it and realized that the wonderment growing inside me was to be my only chance in life to assist God in a miracle.”…

Elaine & Youssef Maternity Shoot

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“The family. We were a strange little band of characters trudging through life sharing diseases and toothpaste, coveting one another’s desserts, hiding shampoo, borrowing money, locking each other out of our rooms, inflicting pain and kissing to heal it in the same instant, loving, laughing,…

Janita & Carina Family Shoot

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“When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses.” ~Joyce Brothers  

Cousins Family Shoot

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“Too much work, and no vacation,  Deserves at least a small libation. So hail! my friends, and raise your glasses, Work’s the curse of the drinking classes.” ~Oscar Wilde

A Weekend at the Coast

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“You are worried about seeing him spend his early years in doing nothing. What! Is it nothing to be happy? Nothing to skip, play, and run around all day long? Never in his life will he be so busy again.” ~Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Luke’s 2nd Birthday

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“There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage.”  ~Martin Luther

Juanita & Kurt Wedding

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Business Connexion runs mission-critical ICT systems and manages products, services and solutions for JSE-listed companies and key public sector organisations, parastatals and medium-sized companies. I was so honoured to have been the photographer for the Business Connexions Black Tie Gala Dinner – the theme was…

Business Connexions – Gala Dinner

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“On with the dance! let joy be unconfined No sleep till morn, when Youth and Pleasure meet To chase the glowing hours with flying feet.” ~George Gordon

Joanel’s Bachelorette

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“How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was…

Juanita & Stefan Couple Shoot

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Malie and PJ is such a cute and fun couple!!  Malie surprised her beau with a couple shoot and he sure was surprised!! The light was perfect and they were so naturally in love, I didn’t have to direct them into any poses!!

Malie & PJ Couple Shoot

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“A precious angel from heaven above will be welcomed into God’s family with love.  All creatures great and small The Lord God loves them all.”

Meané Christening

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OH MY WORD!!!!! What a shoot!!! I had so much fun doing this Bridal Party photo-shoot for Franci and her bridesmaids!!!  They were a crazy bunch of girls together and I just had to keep my finger on the trigger – EXACTLY the way I…

Franci Bridal Party Shoot

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Corporate – Gallery

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I had a lovely time photographing this family.  It was my first family shoot and I didn’t really know what to expect, but everyone made it super easy for me by just being themselves, playing with their kids and showing the deep love that they…

van Zyl Family Shoot

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“I think we are drawn to dogs because they are the uninhibited creatures we might be if we weren’t certain we knew better.  They fight for honor at the first challenge, make love with no moral restraint, and they do not for all their marvelous…

Dogs – Gallery

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From Windhoek Namibia, The Hunt for Higher Ground is a 3 piece instrumental rock band. With their progressive playing style and their melodic approach, they aim to push their playing to its limits and to bring something new to the ever growing Namibian rock scene.…

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14/02/2014 - Fresh and Wild Market - Fresh and Wild, Windhoek, Namibia

The Village Market is brand new and is hosted by Surine Bekker and Corlia de Wet from THE VINE.  It is held at the Fresh and Wild Cafe in Windhoek, Namibia and is a great opportunity for artists, craftsmen and sellers to showcase their work…

The Village Market – Gallery

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