Blog: Vision – “Passionate stories, told passionately..”

David duChemin wrote in one of his books: “Vision is the beginning and end of photography”. I agree. Vision is that something , the je ne sais quoi, the inspiration that moves you to pick up your camera to photograph it. It will determine how you photograph and why, the settings you choose and the angle…

News: Cover shoot for Devoted Magazine

Sarel  recently had the privilege of photographing the absolutely lovely Janet Potgieter for the cover of the Devoted Magazine. Janet is the reigning Mrs Africa Globe Classic. Follow her on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mrs-Africa-Globe-Classic-2015-Janet-Potgieter/673463242727799 Good luck in Las Vegas, Janet! Devoted Magazine on-line: http://devotedmag.co.za

Blog: Portraiture – Part 1 (Experience / Perspective / Composition)

My life has given me a gift these past few months. One of self-acknowledgement, of self-care, of honestly and truth, and hopefully soon one of healing. With this gift has come a desire, an urge in fact, to photograph people – to tell their stories. Also with this has come a cautious consideration to have my own portrait taken.

News: Doing what we love most…

Sarel and I, presented a Macro Workshop for Nikon at Nikon House recently, and as always loved every minute of it! Macro photography has always been a firm favourite with photographers, novices and pro’s alike. Illustrating that it can be really easy and affordable on top of that, gives us such joy. I believe that…

Blog: Photowise’s Recipe for Lemonade

Add many hours of very hard work, to fighting spirits. Mix in a lot of love and dedication. Add many hours of very hard work, to fighting spirits. Dry the tears, kneed the aching muscles. Add the love and support of awesome students, clients and friends. Mix well. Persevere for 6 weeks….et voila!!! Photowise had…