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The next to go online in the series of portraits for my book project. This is Maddie and she’s one of the sweetest people you’ll ever meet in your life. Absolute heart of gold and such humility. At the time these photos were taken, the shoot came off the back of a long stint of […]

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So I’ve recently moved from Wellington to Auckland for a new day job. Amongst the many implications this brings, one of the most significant for me personally is the move away from working with this guy, James Gilberd. Those of you reading who know anything about the photography scene in Wellington will know (or should) […]

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So this is the latest in the sitters for my portrait project. In all honesty, these aren’t very ‘latest’ at all, they’re from some time ago, but Kristara here is the next in line… The phrase ‘still waters run deep’ was invented and first uttered with Kristara in mind I’m sure. Initially someone very timid […]

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Some time ago now, Stevie was in Wellington wanting to shoot. Having photographed her before, I knew it was painfully easy to take images which made her look beautiful, but in her approach, what intrigued me this time were the reasons why. In feeling strong in who she is as a person, in doing things […]

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