Māori Portraits in Hakatere, Ōtepoti & Waihopai  April 2022

Māori Portraits in Hakatere, Ōtepoti & Waihopai April 2022

We are off to the South Island next month. If you know Gareth then you might know that he grew up in Kaka Point, a tiny coastal town in the Catlins near Balclutha. The school he went to is now a Wedding Venue and the place has a population of about 231 people. For...
Blenheim, Nelson & Motueka – February 2021

Blenheim, Nelson & Motueka – February 2021

Waiharakeke, Whakatū, Motueka…Look Out here we come Kia Ora whanau, Every year we try to visit Te Waipounamu twice. Our first trip for 2021 is bringing us to Waiharakeke (Blenheim), Whakatū (Nelson) & Motueka over the Waitangi long weekend.  Gareth and I...

A sister photo shoot – The Taipeti Girls

We had the Taipeti girls come in for a Māori Portrait Session a few months ago. They were wanting to make portraits that represented the Māori part of their heritage. The portraits were to be gifted to their whanau back home in NZ. These girls are seriously photogenic...