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Here is day 1 and day 2 of Sarah & Mickey's safari wedding at Thornybush Game Reserve. It's usually an interesting experience to visit the reception area early the next morning after a wedding, before everything is cleaned up.  It's a bit like deciphering a crime scene,...

Day II - Wedding! This is day two of Sarah & Mickey's incredible wedding adventure at Thornybush Game Reserve alongside the Kruger National Park. Here is day 1. The brief for the day? Early morning game drive, breakfast, relax like your'e on vacation, lunch, getting ready for...

Following should be a few blog posts, covering the four days we were in Thornybush for Sarah & Mickey's wedding celebration. I'm having withdrawal symptoms of not being in the bush, and it looks like I won't be there again for another while. Blogging a few...

I am amazingly privileged to have photographed the wedding of all three sisters, Marna, Hanneke and Ralene. Ralene's wedding being the final part of the trilogy. Of course by this time the family can start their own event management company, so the wedding was naturally...

If we ever order a second round of bourbon one day I will tell you of the spooky long hallway that led down to our room, and how I examined the door lock thrice before slipping into bed for the night. I'll tell you of...

I often find that people think if you are a professional photographer then automatically you must be good at all kinds of photography, like if you specialised in classical piano by day then you can by default also rock the roof off at night at...

The shocker was when I met Andrea and Keith before the wedding and I realised she was a wedding co-ordinator. Blushed and a little chuffed if I had to be honest. What a stunning wedding at The Nutcracker wedding venue this was, loads of fun and...

From watching my feeds, it seems like we were not the only ones who had a tough year, here's to hoping this one turns out to be kick-ass. Let's just do it. To everyone who supported us over the year, thank you so so so much,...