Welcome to my blog!

We are God’s beloved people and I strive to show my love for God, people and photography through capturing the special moments of everyday life, weddings and the love between families or couples.

I hope you enjoy the time you spend on my blog, sharing in the special moments of others living life to the fullest. 

I am my Beloved's and my Beloved is mine - Song of Songs 6:3

Admired in Africa Award Winner

I am one proud girl today! I entered the Admired in Africa Awards this year and won 3 prizes!
1st Place in Lifestyle category: Pet Photography
3rd Place in Newborn category: Newborn with parents
7th Place in Overall Newborn Top 10 Photography
I am very thankful for my awesome husband, family and friends for all their support and love through the 8 years my business has grown.
Charl Smith, you are my inspiration and I could not have done this without you - and I am so proud of your awards that you won as well!! We make an awesome team 
Thank you Admired in Africa for the opportunity to showcase our work and to win such a prestigious prize - and thank you for the awards dinner, it was a great spoil at Towerbosch @ Knorhoek
So, for any newborn or Pet photography  needs (or family, wedding or corporate) please contact me

Mason Cake Smash

 Ah this little guy is so cute!  We had so much fun and we can't wait to share their shoot's video! He enjoyed the bath a bit more than the cake, but we got a lot of cute reactions throughout the shoot :-)

I hope you enjoy the photos with me!

Baby Maximus shoot | 7 months

This was a very special shoot as we celebrated life as well as life trough breastfeeding. Due to the protection of the privacy of the parents, we will not share that part of the shoot's photos, but all the others of this little guy is so cute - so happy to share them with you!

Newborn Ariella | 5 Days old

 This is one of my most special shoot ever! This is my niece and I just LOVED photographing this cute little bundle and my brother and his beautiful wife. I hope you enjoy the photos with me!

Family love and laugther | Odendaal family

It has been a while since we have done this shoot, but Jana loved the photos so much that she took her time to choose which ones I should edit for her :)  I love these photos - it says so much about the family - they love their kids, they have lots of fun together and mom and dad is still so in love. I hope you enjoy the photos with me!

Couple shoot in the forest

 It was so special for me to do this shoot! This couple had a surprise wedding - none of their friends and family knew they were getting married! They are so in love and even thought it was VERY cold and even raining at some time, they were sports and I really enjoyed the shoot and I am VERY happy with the result! Hope you enjoy the photos with me!

Middelvlei Wedding | Danielle & Morné

This was my first wedding at this beautiful venue - Middelvlei. Morné & Danielle, I wish you guys all the blessings in the world! Hope you have an amazing marriage! Thank you for trusting me to photograph your very special day! You were great sports!

Lifestyle newborn shoot | Lily Orchard

 I just LOVE lifestyle family shoots. And this one was so special! We have been photographing the Orchard family for years and I just love capturing all these special moments - and now I had the privilege of photographing their beautiful little girl. And in their SUPER beautiful home!

These lifestyle shoots are so relaxed and the kids love showing me their rooms and hang-out places.

I hop enjoy enjoy the photos with me!

Sibling Cake Smash | Van der Merwe family

I love this family - there is so much energy and love and excitement! We have been photographing them for a few years now and it is amazing to see their family grow and a very big privilege for me to photograph all the big moments in their life that they celebrate.

Here little Amber turned 1 and Philly also had a ball of a time! I love the photos of him coming to smash her cake - isn't that just so how siblings are :-)

Groenrivier Function Centre | WH & Mareli

This is an amazing couple with so much love for each other! Their wedding day was absolutely perfect with rain pouring down but stopping when we needed it to, there decor was stunning with all the lighting and all their friends and family love them so much! I really enjoyed photographing this wedding and even the editing was easy!

Groenrivier Function Centre is the perfect set-up for a wonderful countryside wedding with amazing views and awesome locations for beautiful photos and do not forget their delicious catering!!!

Maternity Location Shoot | Duan & Kelly

This was one of the most special shoots I have EVER done! My brother and my sister-in-law is expecting their first baby! I cannot wait to do my niece's newborn shoot in a few weeks! Ah man, my heart is bursting for them!! Hope you enjoy the photos with me!

City of Cape Town Winter Engagement shoot | Michael & Simoné

I just love a young couple, in love, full of promise and energy and ready to make a life together. I am married now 13 years and I just love thinking back to when my husband and I also started. And it is difficult sometimes, but it is so so amazing to find the person to do life with forever in the future. 

I hope you enjoy the photos with me!

Moiane family | Maternity shoot

Oh my! This light during this shoot was so amazing I did not want to stop shooting!! And this family is so beautiful and lovely I had a blast with them in front of the camera. This little guy will soon realised how lucky he is to be born into this loving family. I can't wait to meet him for his newborn shoot in a few weeks time.

Zonnevanger Wedding | Bernard & Petro

I just love the shots that I got at this wedding! Thank you to my hubby and mentor, he encouraged me to try a few night shots and  I just love the outcome. The decor of this wedding was beautiful - I just love the colours! Zonnevanger is a great venue, I really enjoyed shooting there. Petro and Bernard, I pray for you all the happiness in the world.

I hope you enjoy the photos with me!

Maternity Studio shoot | Keith & Sarah

I am always game for something different and Sarah contacted me and said she loves the shoot where you can see a bit of skin - and of course I said yes! She (and Keith :-)) were stars and I am very happy with the outcome. I cannot wait to meet their little one at the newborn shoot!

Rusticana | Amor & Danie

What a lovely couple! I enjoyed capturing their special day very much. I just LOVE the photo locations that Rusticana and the surroundings have to offer. I hope you enjoy the photos with me!

Gerber Family

I LOVE family shoots - to capture the fun, the love, the spontaneity and the emotional connections between the different family members. I hope you enjoy this wonderful family's photos with me.