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Nelson Mandela said there is no passion in living small. So we have decided to go for it! We don’t have all that we want, but we believe we have everything we need. A couple of months ago we launched a campaign to get us over to Myanmar and due to some amazing circumstances, we […]

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I’m not sure how long it’s been but for the past bunch of weeks, maybe months, as we ventured to the point of launching our campaign I have felt sick with nerves. Doing these sort of things are not easy. Especially when you are asking people to help you go after a dream that can […]

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A couple of weeks before we touched down, I kept asking my wife to email our friends who live in India. “Ask them for tips on how to prepare for our entry” I asked her. But as I touched down I realised there was nothing that could prepare me for what I was about to […]

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When you have crazy friends who aren’t satisfied with the status quo and continually want to make this world a better place, it can tend to rub off on you. So in less than two weeks myself, my beautiful wife and our 3 amazing children are off on a crazy adventure. The month of June […]

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There is always a lot of controversy that surrounds photography awards. I probably think its because art/photography is subjective. And everyone has their opinion. So even to enter awards has its own controversy. At the end of the day I don’t really mind what people think, I enter the awards because I love the process. […]

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Slow-mo, back-lit fist pumps. Recently, I was blown away to be named NZ Creative Wedding Photographer of the Year. It was such an honour! I realise that winning awards like this can’t be won without having some very good people in your life. I have a SUPER wife and some extremely good quality friends that would take […]

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I feel so lucky that my photography takes me to some really crazy places. Places that I know that I would never go on my own choice. In October I was back in Bali to photograph one fun wedding. One thing I make sure I do when I travel is to have my camera with […]

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Family is awesome. It has to be one of the most important and coolest things in the world. One of my favourite thing to do is to take photos of my family and document life as it goes on. Unfortunately in today hectic schedule of life these photos never really see the light of day […]

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If you went to the gym everyday, you would feel awesome & healthy. But it takes commitment and dedication. It’s a bit like the way I see family. It takes commitment. The more you put in the more you love it. I love these guys so much and we don’t always get on like a […]

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A rising tide lifts all boats. As a creative you want to push yourself, you want to grow and you want to see yourself produce the best possible art you can. I have learnt that doing what you love is better with others. You grow together and there comes a joy from seeing your friends […]

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Today I was in Sydney and I did a bit of scouting for the wedding I am photographing tomorrow. I love when I have a bit of time to just walk around and see the detail of streets. Below are couple of shots from my little adventure around the streets of Sydney.

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Father’s day is such a great day to really see and appreciate what you have. I love being a Dad. My wife and these two kids bring so much joy to my life. One thing I love about having kids is that by simply being kids they teach you about some of the really important […]

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For me, traveling is a double edged sword. I get to see some awesome parts of New Zealand but I miss my family like hell, I miss my kids and wife like crazy. On the positive side, with traveling I get to go crazy photographing things I have never really seen before. So I was […]

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