On a warm afternoon, the familiar smell of spring permeated the brisk air. Guests slowly filled the Church of the Good Sheppard, a tiny chapel situated on the banks of Lake Tekapo, one of the largest and highest lakes on the South Island of New Zealand. The distant mountains, still capped with snow from the cold blast of the recent winter, created a majestic backdrop. The clear blue sky and white mountain tops created an alluring contrast. Together with my good friend, Jim Pollard, who invited me along to photograph… View the full story

Anne and Neil’s wedding was a simple and honest DIY affair but with plenty of care and attention brought to every detail. Rustic signs, hand crafted by Anne’s uncle, dotted the dusty roads, guided the guests from far and wide to an intimate scene under the pines. A lone storm passed over the landscape as we set off in a 4WD for the couple’s portraits. For one perfectly timed moment, the sun emerged through a gap in the clouds, the golden glow softly backlit the couple and the spitting rain… View the full story