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Brooke and Cameron

Christchurch Botanic Gardens Wedding – Sneak Peek

Christchurch Botanic Gardens Wedding – Sneak Peek Brooke and Cameron tie the knot in the beautiful ChristchurchRead all the goodness >>

Sumner Surf Life Saving Club wedding with Nerida and Roy.

Sumner Surf Life Saving Club Wedding – Sneak Peek

Sumner Surf Life Saving Club Wedding – Sneak Peek Nerida & Roy tie the knot at the beautiful Sumner Surf LifeRead all the goodness >>

Bubblemen Band

The Bubblemen Band Christchurch Wedding season has started! I had the great pleasure of hearing the Christchurch bandRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch Farm Wedding

Christchurch Farm Wedding Nicola and Nathan’s Christchurch Farm Wedding still ranks as one of the most enjoyableRead all the goodness >>

Istanbul Turkey

Istanbul Turkey I had always wanted to do a big trip. Something long, with little in the way of planning. A couple ofRead all the goodness >>

New Wedding Photography Pricing

New Wedding Photography Pricing Just a quick update – I have recently updated my wedding photography pricing PDF.Read all the goodness >>

Wedding Details – Whitebait

Wedding Details – Whitebait One of the great joys of photographing weddings, is finding all the little detailsRead all the goodness >>

Melton Estate Wedding | First Dance with Annabelle & James

Melton Estate Wedding | First Dance with Annabelle & James. A photo of just some of the wonderful wedding clients IRead all the goodness >>

Novotel Hotel Christchurch

Novotel Hotel Christchurch – Quiet Wedding Moments

Novotel Hotel Christchurch – Quiet Wedding Moments I married Jane in 2007 on the roof top at Kandalama Hotel inRead all the goodness >>

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Wedding Photography – Unscripted Moments

Wedding Photography – Unscripted Moments To do the story of Isabelle and Andrea’s wedding justice, I reallyRead all the goodness >>

Christchurch Art

Christchurch Arts Centre with Michelle & Tony

Christchurch Arts Centre with Michelle & Tony When I look at this photo now, I wonder when the Christchurch ArtsRead all the goodness >>

I Love Photography – Personal Work

Follow this project on my Instagram feed by clicking the photo. I love photography. I was the kid at school always moreRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch Wedding Dance

Christchurch Wedding Dance The day before Ruth and Mike’s wedding at Ferrymead Heritage Park, I stopped by toRead all the goodness >>

Christchurch Wedding with Sarah & Savo

Christchurch Wedding with Sarah and Savo. Sarah and Savo’s wedding was the first Christchurch wedding I haveRead all the goodness >>

I Didn’t Take Any Photos

Earlier in the year I had the pleasure of being a guest at a friend’s wedding down in Dunedin. Prior to theRead all the goodness >>

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Wedding Photographer December Sale

Wedding Photographer December Sale I’m pretty excited to offer this amazing sale. Put simply, book me today andRead all the goodness >>

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Family Photography – Jenny & Claire

Family Photography – Jenny & Claire. I’m doing more and more family photography sessions in and aroundRead all the goodness >>

Christchurch Wedding with Jo & Guy

Christchurch Wedding with Jo & Guy I met Jo and Guy through Guy’s mum, Jane. Jane called me out of the blueRead all the goodness >>

Arthur

Arthur’s Pass National Park – Personal Work

Arthur’s Pass National Park – Personal Work. Situated just two-hours drive west from Christchurch, theRead all the goodness >>

Wedding albums.

Wedding Albums and Wedding Pricing

Wedding Albums and Wedding Pricing Just a short note to let visitors know of two new pages on this site. First up, isRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch Wedding Photographer Free Engagement Sessions

There are currently no specials on engagement sessions.  I announce specials on my blog and via Facebook, so if youRead all the goodness >>

Cook Island Wedding Photographer

Cook Island Wedding – Behind the Scenes

Cook Island Wedding – Behind the Scenes When you look at the two photos below, what goes through your mind? DoRead all the goodness >>

Aitutaki Island – Published in National Geographic Traveller Magazine

Aitutaki Island – Published in National Geographic Traveller Magazine One of the joys of being a photographer forRead all the goodness >>

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Indian Wedding Photography – New Work

Indian wedding photography – new work. I’m super excited to add another wedding to my portfolio of work.Read all the goodness >>

Hagley Park Christchurch.

Hagley Park Christchurch

A wonderfully misty morning in Hagley Park, taken in early autumn this year. I love living just five-minutes from thisRead all the goodness >>

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Snap-Happy But Easy Come, Easy Go

Snap Happy But Easy Come, Easy Go, is the title of an article I read on Stuff yesterday, which touches on the value weRead all the goodness >>

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Aitutaki Island Spear Fishing – Personal Work

Aitutaki Island Spear Fishing – Personal Work I love photography and I love creating visual stories. One of theRead all the goodness >>

Aitutaki Island.

Aitutaki Island Part I – Personal Work

Aitutaki Island Part I – Personal Work In 2010 I was incredibly fortunate to live on Rarotonga Island in the CookRead all the goodness >>

PDN Top Knots 2010 Ceremonies Finalist

Wedding awards and published wedding photography work

Wedding awards and published wedding photography work. Just a short post to let everyone know that I’ve addedRead all the goodness >>

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Gallipoli Peninsula – Personal Work

Gallipoli Peninsula – Personal Work. A little over a year ago, Jane and myself found ourselves in IstanbulRead all the goodness >>

Family portraits – Hayley, Ben, Izzy, Arthur and Lucy

Family portraits. I first met Hayley when I was twenty-two. I had recently moved to the Blue Mountains or theRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photography – High Resolution Photos on DVD

Christchurch wedding photography – High Resolution Photos on DVD Despite the Christchurch Bridal Show being onRead all the goodness >>

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Family portraits Christchurch – Josie & Josh Part II

Family portraits Christchurch – Josie and Josh Part II The plan was simple enough, head to Brighton beach lateRead all the goodness >>

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DIY Wedding

DIY Wedding. As a visual story teller, I have been thinking a lot lately about the type of weddings I really, reallyRead all the goodness >>

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Family portraits Christchurch – Josie & Josh

Family portraits Christchurch – Josie & Josh. Josie and Josh are two hipsters from Christchurch. We squeezedRead all the goodness >>

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Punakaiki – Personal Work

Punakaiki on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand is one of my favourite places on the WestRead all the goodness >>

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Family portraits Christchurch – Krystal & Shane

Family portraits Christchurch. Young kids are the ultimate test of an on-location family portraitRead all the goodness >>

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Indian wedding photographer

Indian wedding photographer. Photographing an Indian wedding is exactly the type of thing I never even contemplatedRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – Hot Tip #7 Book Early

Christchurch wedding photographer – Hot Tip #7 Book Early There is a lot of advice floating around in cyberspaceRead all the goodness >>

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Maternity photography Christchurch – Take II

Canvas one of three, just unwrapped at Jenny’s house. Photo by Jenny. Maternity photography Christchurch –Read all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – Family photo albums

Christchurch wedding photographer – Family photo albums When I was growing up, I’d spend every summer andRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – How to book a wedding photographer

Like my work? Contact me and I’ll provide you with my pricing PDF. How to book a wedding photographer is a newRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – How to take photos with an iPhone part III

Taken with an iPhone and processed with the VSCO app. How to take photos with an iPhone part III, is the thirdRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – How to take photos with an iPhone Part II

How to take photos with an iPhone part II, is the second installment on how take better photos with your iPhone orRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – Hot Tip #6 Photojournalistic wedding photography

Photojournalistic wedding photography is wedding photography created by a photographer who captures real moments asRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – How to take photos with an iPhone

How to take photos with an iPhone is inspired by a stranger I bumped into a couple of weeks ago while standing on theRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – Hot Tip #5 Meeting the Photographer

Christchurch wedding photographer – it’s probably a keyword string you never want to see again. AfterRead all the goodness >>

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Why I Love Being a Christchurch Wedding Photographer

Christchurch wedding photographer – I never planned on being one. Ever. I remember studying for my Diploma inRead all the goodness >>

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Maternity photography Christchurch – Just in Time

Maternity photography – it’s a bit different to photographing Christchurch weddings, but I was hip to theRead all the goodness >>

Mt Cook

Mt Cook – Personal Work

Mt Cook – the perfect place for a quick two night / three day road trip. My Australian friend Kathryn was overRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – Hot Tip #4 The Contract

Whether you are looking for a Christchurch wedding photographer like myself or a photographer further afield, when itRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding photographer – Personal work

Though I’m a Christchurch wedding photographer, I photograph a lot more things than just ChristchurchRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch Wedding Photographer – Hot Tip #3 Pricing

This post is the last in three tips geared to help you find a Christchurch wedding photographer. The first post –Read all the goodness >>

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Christchurch Wedding Photographer – Hot Tip #2 The Photographer

As a Christchurch wedding photographer I wanted to provide couple’s looking for a wedding photographer with someRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch Wedding Photographer – Hot Tip #1 The Photos

If you are a bride and groom looking for a Christchurch wedding photographer, then I feel for you. Since returning toRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch Wedding Photographer – The Wet Weather Plan

As a Christchurch wedding photographer, there is a question I always ask my wedding clients during the planning phase:Read all the goodness >>

Christchurch Wedding Photographer – Photographing the Reception

Since returning to Christchurch to set up my wedding photography business, I’ve looked at a lot of ChristchurchRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch Wedding Photographer FAQ – Formal Family Photos

As a Christchurch wedding photographer, one of the questions I’m asked from time-to-time by prospective clientsRead all the goodness >>

World Busker Festival Christchurch

Events: World Buskers Festival Christchurch

One of the great things about living in Christchurch is the fact it is home to the World Buskers Festival. Yep,Read all the goodness >>

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Christchurch Wedding Photographer: My favourite images

Are you looking for a Christchurch wedding photographer to create documentary style photographs of your weddingRead all the goodness >>

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Christchurch wedding with Kate and Darren

Just a quick post to let everyone know that I have just added another Christchurch wedding to my Wedding portfolioRead all the goodness >>

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Wedding Photography and The Bride Unleashed.

The Sunday-Star Times Sunday Magazine had a cracking article in it by Fairfax reporter, Marika Hill. Titled “TheRead all the goodness >>

Wedding Photography: Cakes

You are going to laugh, but one of the things I love about wedding photography is finding the cake and taking someRead all the goodness >>

Train tracks near Conoble, New South Wales, Australia.

Travel: Australia

I’ve travelled a lot. Almost 50-countries and counting. Oddly, I haven’t travelled much around my ownRead all the goodness >>

Christchurch wedding with Michelle and Tony.

I’m back in the Christchurch Wedding Photography Business.

Last year while my wife Jane and I travelled overland from Istanbul Turkey to Shanghai China, I thought a lot about theRead all the goodness >>

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