Newborn Perfection

This little guy is so adorable.  The hearts desire of both his parents and you can see this clear and present on their proud and grateful faces.  I was so happy to capture this little bundle at such a precious time in his life.  This one really made me warm and fuzzy, I love my job.



Bondi Newborn session

When your mum is a New Yorker and your dad is an Aussie, native Australian cuddlies are a must!

I’ve had so much fun photographing this gorgeous new mum @annakooiman  throughout her pregnancy and now with her beautiful bub. We have been stretching, flexing and discussing the wonders of prenatal yoga and the magic benefits of @shebirths antenatal classes. Now it’s time for this sweet little bundle to shine.  His newborn session at home was so nice and relaxed – all we needed was some pretty window light and the end of a bed.  His charm and big furry Labrador brother took care of the rest!


Newborn heaven

Look at this little cherub, he is nothing short of perfect and the cuteness is off the chart. There are no words needed for the clear and present love of his mamma. I caught some quiet moments to treasure of the bond between them.  More images to come of this little guy as his big sisters are just as gorgeous and thoroughly in love.


Newborn Session

Everything about this newborn session was perfect, except maybe that we broke the age rules on newborns but hey rules are for breaking.  Miss smile-alot took everything in her stride and was so charming it was hard to stop taking photos of her beaming smiles and stunning blue eyes.



Newborn Session with Chloe

Oh those big, bright eyes and those adoring parents.  I love EVERYTHING about this newborn session.  It tells a story of love, curiosity, wonder and devotion.  Its the perfect time capsule of what will one day be a warm but fuzzy memory of those first few months when your baby is just born.  So cheeky and so perfect, thank you little miss you were delightful to photograph.

newborn session

This little heart breaker was so sweet to photograph and clearly adored by his two gorgeous parents.  He was not keen on sleeping and always had one eye on me, so curious for only 10 days old.  He is born Year of the Monkey, he can tick off Cheeky Monkey already on the list of attributes.


An Italian Wedding Affair

I was ever so lucky to capture this amazing wedding in Sorrento and Positano, Italy.  The connection the bride and groom had not only with each other but with their family and friends was so deep and touching that it will leave an impression on me forever.  Their attention to detail big and small was second to none, leaving plenty of time for photos and a pit stop for fresh limonatta on the Via Nastro Azzurro, how divine.  And oh the history, the food, the proseco, the views and the weather, more destination weddings please.



Family portraits in the park

This gorgeous and expanding family were so much fun to photograph. Their  portrait session at Marks Park in Bondi was more like a work out. We chased each other around  and snapped lots of gorgeous memories some quiet and intimate and some silly and fun. This combination of pregnancy session and family portrait session was not your average one but was perfect for this fun loving, adventurous and active family.


Wedding Canberra – Fiona & Dave

I love Canberra, that’s right, I always have. It’s no secret now that the Nations Capital is chic & sophisticated, beautiful and clean, full of big public spaces that are amazing to photograph plus it is the home of some of my best friends.
That said, I recently went to Canberra to photograph Fiona & Dave’s intimate wedding. They spent the afternoon getting hitched and taking pictures at The Carillion on Aspen Island. It’s a gorgeous location have a little look.

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newborn photos – gorgeous Ruby

It’s such a special privilege to be able to photograph a newborn baby (not to mention hold and occasionally snuggle). It’s great to see the beaming faces of the proud parents and share birth stories and first moments. Those moments that stay with you for a lifetime. The photos I capture I know are gifts as they freeze the baby in a moment and give the parents a time capsule of their precious child at a stage that is so fleeting.


Ruby was the sweetest baby to photograph, I shall let the photos do the talking now!

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family portrait – generations

I spent some time wandering around Centennial Park with this lovely family to do a family portrait session with 3 generations of family.  Hanging out with your grand parents is the best and these boys loved every minute.  It’s very special for me to see the interactions and capture those moments for families to cherish.  We had lots of fun with special family photos, intimate couple shots, action photos of the boys and some chasing geese!

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palm beach wedding steph & andrew

I love all the photos from Steph & Andrew’s wedding, they are an amazing couple.  The dress was sensational and the boys looked so sharp.  There was so much love in the air with two gorgeous little sisters, a big happy bridal party and of course two love birds tying the knot.  What a beautiful day.

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nadine & joe’s rose bay wedding                                          ph: 0418 442 727

I photographed Joe & Nadine’s amazing wedding in the back garden of a classic 1940’s apartment building in Rose Bay. It was a very intimate wedding with family and close friends. Nadine wore an amazing Lover dress which looked stunning on her and was a great companion to Joe’s very sharp suit. We took some gorgeous shots as the sun set on beautiful Sydney harbour. Here are just a few to have a peek at.

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family photos in vaucluse

This winter has been so amazing for photography, lovely sunny days with soft wintry light and this family portrait at Nielsen Park was no exception.  I had a great morning chasing this lovely family around the beach and taking photos for them to treasure.  Nielsen Park is a great spot for a family portrait with its beach, sandstone rocks and massive old fig trees.  Our session was filled with family and individual portraits, a lot of laughter and fun.  There was also a little bit of sand eaten!!!

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gorgeous newborn Ford

How delightful is my job!  I recently had the privilege of photographing baby Ford when he was only 7 days old.  Ford is a scrumptious 9 pound and a bit baby and is just gorgeous! He was the perfect model, snoozed all the way through our newborn photo session.  He didn’t mind being popped into the sweetest poses (showing off his guns of course), holding mum’s hand and even snuggling up with mum and dad for some intimate family portraits.  When we were done he continued to snooze, it’s a good life for babies!  What a champion!

Thanks for the snuggle Ford!


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kid of the week 7

Hi, you may have noticed that this post is a little late but better late than never!

This week we have Valley who I photographed at the Bondi Beach Markets with his mum, dad and new baby sister!  His outfit is great for climbing in and has a cool style all if his own.  It is also movember friendly.

name:              Valley

age:                  4 years old

outfit:               sweatshirt – rock your baby, jeans – bardot

shoes:              converse high tops

Valley’s mum said his favourite thing to do is –

wrap up all his toys and give them as presents to mummy & daddy! Mum and Dad then have to say “oh wow I always wanted one of those!”


kid of the week 6

This weeks sophisticated model is Miss Macy, how gorgeous is she?

Macy’s dress is one of many designs from Macy N Mali the label.  Macy’s mum Mel was inspired to started the label when Macy was born.  It’s a little unique brand all handmade within Australia creating individual pieces. It began with frilly bloomers and then just expanded from there, gorgeous dresses, layered skirts and pretty peasant tops . To find more details check out Macy N Mali’s Facebook site :

name:               Macy

age:                  4 & 1/2 years old

outfit:               dress – macy n mali, long sleeve t – target

nail polish:     pretty in pink

Macy’s mum said her favourite thing to do is –

jumping on her trampoline