Tag Archives: education

Early childhood fundraiser

A few photos from the Brooklyn Early Childhood Centre portrait fundraiser last month. I donate back ten percent of the order total, so not only do the parents get the photos at special discounted rates for early childhood centres, but the creche gets a cheque to spend on new equipment, books etc. I’ve got more […]

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Pre-school portrait fundraiser

I recently had the pleasure of photographing the children at the Capital Montessori again for the school’s annual fundraiser (I donate 10% of the order total back to the pre-school). Many of them remembered me from last year, and I managed to remember a lot of their names too, which isn’t much like me :)  […]

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Queenstown tomorrow!

I’ve been counting down the sleeps – I’m off to Queenstown first thing tomorrow (barring any more huge aftershocks closing Christchurch airport, that is…) for the annual New Zealand Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP) “Infocus” conference. The keynote speaker is Michael Grecco, one of the world’s best portrait photographers (with Time, Forbes, Rolling Stone and […]

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Re-fuelled

Who’d have thought sitting in a hotel conference room for eight hours could be so exciting? I had the pleasure of attending the inaugural seminar hosted by The Image College this week. Gary Hewlett founded The Image College to bring big-hitting international photography speakers to New Zealand and Australia, bless him!  Gary scored a bit […]

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“Everyone’s happier when they’re lit”

Any photographers who missed Zack Arias‘s amazing three-day live workshop on studio lighting should jump at the chance to download the whole lot for a measly US$129 on www.creativelive.com. You’ll need to create a log-in. You’d pay hundreds of dollars for a single-day workshop here in New Zealand, and here you get three full days […]

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