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Shoot Fashion Shows with these 5 Simple Tips, You wont believe number 4!


Excited for my 5th year at New Zealand Fashion Week I wanted to share some helpful tips for new photographers. Fashion shows are live events, and can be, by nature, a stressful affair. Like in wedding photography, if you miss the moment, you miss the moment. The buzzing environment of fashion shows may not be everyone’s cup of tea, though some people thrive in these kinds of situations. I have been shooting 4 fashion weeks a year for the last 2 years now and it’s addictive. So here are some tips that I think would help Avoid using the flash. […]

Lookbook Shoot: Sascha Morrison


I had the opportunity of working with AUT Graduate and budding fashion Designer Sascha Morrison. I took to this opportunity to collaborate with Fashion Stylist Cameron who was introduced to me by an international model. Cameron’s portfolio boast of various designers from New York and around the world. Stylist: Cameron Carpenter  (portfolio) Make up was done by the very experienced Ekaterina Murzova Model: Gina ( BINTANG MODELS ) Shot at Smith Studios Auckland Camera Gear: Canon 5d Mark III Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM BTS shot onGoPro HERO4 Session Behind the Scenes here

Web Campaign: Rarefied


I was excited and nervous at the same time when the talented designers at Rarefied gave me the brief that they had in mind for their “Ridge” web campaign. Shoot a campaign at the Tangariro Alpine Crossing , what camera gear, what lighting equipment, what if the weather doesn’t hold up were the least of my worries. The crossing is a grueling 19.1 kms and that is no fun when you have to carry camera gear, enough water and a team of 7. We put together a mood board on Pinterest over the next week as we planned the logistics of […]

Model Muse: Brogan


Last couple of months I have been busy shooting for clients and the creative side to photography had taken a back seat. Don’t get me wrong, shooting jobs is fun but not always as creative as you want it to be. Photographers/Artist often hit the creative block and get trapped by their own thinking. It was a few weeks ago I came across a few old copies of the Vogue magazine and was in awe with the photographs by Patrick Demarchelier. I instantly knew I had to shoot some creative black and white photographs and have the really harsh/contrast light on […]

Rocky S at India Beach Fashion Week 2015


Bollywood designer Rocky S at India Beach Fashion Week 2015 Rocky S has made quite a name for himself in the fashion fraternity of India. Having an artistic mind and a flair for creativity, he moved against the normal flow of work and chose to make a name in the fashion world. Website: http://www.rockystar.in/  

Ruby at NZFW 2015


Ruby at NZFW 2015 RUBY presented a dynamic offering for New Zealand Fashion Week this year. “We live in a world where instant access drives buying habits. If we are able to download a song as soon as its released, why shouldn’t we expect the same from fashion?” says designer Deanna Didovich. “It’s only natural to want to shop something as soon as you’ve fallen in love with it.”

HER Apparel at NZFW 2015


HER Apparel at NZFW 2015 Her Apparel intimates  for the New Zealand Fashion Weeks Contemporary Salon Show. Her Apparel AW16 showcased the collection ‘Girl Talk’ which displayed a line of white mesh, vibrant colours & handcrafted lace intimates

Choose Wool


Choose Wool made a splash today with a stylish glimpse into of New Zealand’s wool industry featuring some of New Zealand’s most established designers. French83, Hailwood Liz Mitchell Perriam Sabatini Tanya Carlson twenty seven name Wynn Hamlyn

Kate Sylvester at Marr Factory 2015


Kate Sylvester at Marr Factory 2015 New Zealand designer Kate Sylvester’s conceptual collections embody intelligence, witty irreverence, sophistication and modern femininity. Hair: Stephen Marr Hair Design Event Sponsors: Bombay Sapphire Shooting for Thread.co.nz Models: 62 Models Venue: The Golden Dawn – Tavern of Power