Recently Hunter & Roxy-May came to visit me in the studio for a portrait session, this was a bit ‘hush-hush’ as it was a surprise for their Dad who works away from home!

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Now at 11 & 12 years of age, these two are defiantly a big part of the Family and I know their Dad misses them a lot when he is away, I hear there may have been a few tears of joy when he 1st saw these pictures…

Hunter….

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Roxy-May…

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After some time in the studio, we headed outside for playtime in the park, these two LOVE their tennis balls!

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Thank you Kali for bringing the kids in to visit, we had a great time and it was a pleasure to photograph them for you xoxo

S.

It’s AUTUMN!!

Well, it has been for a few weeks now, but finally I can blog about it and about the 1st beautiful Family who took advantage of the delightful autumn colour for their photography session.

This little Family is very special to me, they are my neighbours and my best friends, we share a lot in our street, we look after each others kids, pets, houses and each others wellbeing.

Amanda, Darioush, Yasaman and little Alfie are like a 2nd Family to me, so I was really excited to get the chance to photograph them….

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Amanda, besides being one of my very best friends, is also the driving force behind her own business Organics2you – Amanda and her team deliver fresh organic produce every week to many other Families here on the Central Coast.

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Yasaman (Yassi) is the same age as my daughter Aimilee and together our two girls have so much fun together

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Darioush (DD) is the eldest and defiantly the wisest of our four kids, DD has just the sweetest nature you could ever ask for in a boy

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And then of course there is Alfie, oh, what do I say about Alfie!? Apart from being Skarla’s boyfriend, Alfie is just one little barrel of laughs, Alfie loves nothing better than a good snuggle with his Family, well with anyone, to tell you the truth!

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And Alfie gets LOADS of snuggles…

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Enough from me, more photographs, I hear you say…

 

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Thank you Amanda for giving me the opportunity to photograph your beautiful family xoxo

S.

A few weeks back I had the great pleasure to have 3 beautiful dogs visit the studio for their portrait session

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Kirra, at 4 years is the head of this trio, she has one of the biggest ‘staffy’ smiles around…

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Diesel, is the middle sibling and the serious one, but I did get some smiles out of him…

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Now that leaves Zelda, the baby of the Family, a very big baby but at only 11 months defiantly still a baby….

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I first met Zelda when she was just little and in Foster care awaiting adoption (Zelda is now what we call a ‘Foster Failure’ because her Foster Mum fell so much in love with her that she adopted Zelda) just to show you how well Zelda is doing here is a side-by-side of her first pictures with me and her current portrait session….

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I had to get a bigger chair!!

It was so wonderful to see Zelda growing up and meet her K9 siblings (there are also 5 cats in the Family, but that is another photo-shoot).

S.

Mothers Day dawned sunny and crisp – perfect weather for showing horses! Another fun-filled well run show, a huge shout out to the committee of the CCQHA who work tirelessly to keep these shows running on time and having a friendly, welcoming atmosphere.

The full image gallery can be found by clicking on this LINK but here are a few of my favourites….

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June 15th will be the next show and the last for this season, hope to see you all there.

S.

Last weekend felt like Winter is almost here – well it is almost here – but I am not complaining, I love Winter! But I have to admit I get cold fingers shooting in winter!

Saturday, I spent the day at the Gosford Regional Show, photographing all the wonderful exhibits, there was plenty to photograph from the baby animals in the petting areas, to the reptiles on display from the Australian Reptile Park, to the champion cats, rabbits, produce, cakes, ceramics and the list goes on….

To view the full gallery of images please follow THIS LINK┬ábut here are a few of my favourite images from the show…

 

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If you went to the show, I hope you had as much fun as I did!

S.