Aspects of women is a 12 part series of visual interpretations of the qualities and conflicts within women. They can be stumbling blocks or attributes. Photographer and Art direction: Liezel van der Merwe Make up Artist: Delaney Siebert Model: Margaret Neethling Stylist: Erika French I’m not sure which I like better – the colour of … Continue reading ASPECTS of WOMEN II
Symbolising the Strength and Beauty of South African Women through with the beautiful, hardy and colourful Protea flowers and Indigenous Fynbos. Continue reading African Flower 1
After I listened to the very talented Joshua Grierson’s music, I contacted him to ask if he would sit for a portrait session . I explained what I wanted to achieve and he kindly agreed to collaborate. The results are exactly what I envisioned in my head. Once again it became clear to me that interaction, willingness to participate … Continue reading Portraits: Singer/songwriter Joshua Grierson
I love shooting women over 40. They have a very clear sense of who they are but seldom know how beautiful they are. Elina Kroumova Koytcheva is a violinist. Born in Sophia, Bulgaria and living in South Africa. Elina reminded me of Edith Piaff when I first met her. I wanted to recreate that … Continue reading Elina Koytcheva (violinist) – Portrait shoot
Art is about the creation not the tool. A camera is a tool, like a paintbrush to be used by an artist to create something. As a photographer you are always tempted to buy the latest and greatest gear – myself included but I’ve developed a philosophy that my work must justify my equipment, … Continue reading Use what you have! It’s an artistic business not a contest.