Natural Light Portraits – Tikanga – Te Tuakana

Natural Light Portraits – Tikanga – Te Tuakana

This is our eldest daughter Tikanga. She is currently in yr 12 and this is exam week for her. I got her to take a break from the books this afternoon and photographed her outside. She hates being photographed as she has terrible acne. While i don’t change your...

Dee Why Kiwi Waka Festival 2016

We supported the KiwiWaka Festival in Dee Why again this year. It was a different vide this year with the stalls and stage set up inside the garden area of the pub. Scaled down but still a good afternoon to watch maori entertainment and have a few beers, Hana’s...

Western Sydney Waitangi Festival 2016

We were at 2 Festivals on Waitangi Day this year. One in Blacktown and one in Campbelltown. The one at Blacktown was held on the Francis Park Green in the Showgrounds Precinct. Its proximity to the water park made it perfect on a hot day.  Gareth caught a few pictures...
Campbelltown Waitangi Festival 2016

Campbelltown Waitangi Festival 2016

This year Gareth & I split up for Waitangi Day. He stayed in Blacktown with our girl Summer assisting and I headed to Campbelltown. My cousin Leah of LoveLight Photography and her daughters Lily and Jorja helped me out. If you came along towards the end of the day...
Richard Neho – Talented Musician, Busker & Wanderer

Richard Neho – Talented Musician, Busker & Wanderer

Gareth first met Richard when he was busking at a train station. I can’t remember which one it was but he made an impression. Im not sure how they got to chatting or even found each other on Facebook but as these things go one thing led to another and we ended...
Studio Session – The Carter Whanau

Studio Session – The Carter Whanau

Maria is the driving force behind Wests Maori Rugby League Club. We watched her in action at the Nga Hau e Wha tournament earlier in the month and the woman did not stop. Between organising the merchandise for sale, coordinating our tents and a cool room she seemed to...
NSW Maori Wardens Day

NSW Maori Wardens Day

The NSW maori Wardens are hosting fun family festival in conjunction with Blacktown City Council this coming weekend. Be sure to head down to Dawson Mall, Mount Druitt and check out the abundance of Kiwi goodies. Gareth & I  will still be in the USA so we miss...