Catherine and Matthew – Abbeville 12th August 2017

What a beautiful location for a winter wedding, Abbeville is a place where time stands still, a truly exceptional venue that has on site the most gorgeous historic Chapel, a red barn that looks straight out of the wild west and the original homestead now a sophisticated reception room,  a full working kitchen and a contemporary stylish lounge for relaxing.  The surrounding farmland and herb gardens were the perfect backdrop for the end of the day bridal portraits. Thankyou Catherine andRead more

Sun bleached driftwood, ancient volcanic rock formations and a spectacular crumbling cliff along this coastline became the perfect backdrop to photograph these stunning gowns. Dresses: Kellylin Couture http://www.kellylincouture.co.nz Model: Zoe from Unique Model Management http://www.uniquemodels.co.nz/portfolio/zoe-2/ Hair and Makeup by Olga Gill – http://www.olgagill.com                                                                                                                                                     Read more

Hayley and Lance

When I arrived at the stunning DePreaux Lodge the soft misty rain gave a beautiful atmospheric light to the landscape, just beautiful breathtaking scenery all around me.  By the time the girls were ready to leave for the ceremony, the sun was out in full force changing the day from wet to extreme hot and humid temperatures.  Cadillacs, sports cars, rustic barns, rolling farmland, some cheeky goats and a graffiti covered train became the backdrop for this beautiful day in theRead more

Ariel and Delane

This gorgeous couple married in July 2016 at Mudbrick Winery on Waiheke Island.  It was the coldest day that I can remember but nothing could stop these two from grinning at each other all day long.  A day filled with lots of love and laughter, it was a joy to be there to capture some beautiful moments for them to keep forever.  Just a few pics from this day of these special people that made us feel so welcome.Read more

Lynda and Darryn

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. The rain poured down all around us but no-one seemed to notice or care. I was in awe of the love they had for each other, their generous and caring nature made for a fun day filled with so much laughter and joy.  I took Lynda and Darryn out to visit Twinlakes as a photographic location posibility and they fell in love with it as I had, such a special place, this location alongRead more

Koreen and Dave

It was a stunning day, hot sun and bright blue skies, the perfect setting for this tropical pacific island style wedding on New Zealand’s popular Waiheke island.  What a special day in paradise, filled with so much love and laughter, family and friends.  It was lovely capturing these beautiful moments as they unfolded throughout the day.Read more

On location for Kellylin Couture

The uniquely dramatic landscape created an atmospheric timeless feel for this shoot. Historic crumbling ruins were the perfect backdrop for the beautiful lace dresses by Kellylin Couture. Model Zoe with Unique Model Management Hair and Makeup by Olga Gill. Styled and photographed by Laura TaitRead more

Apple Orchard Bridal Editorial Shoot

A glorious late summers day in this magical orchard that would have looked at home in a Tim Burton movie, bright sunrays pouring through the heavily laden vintage pacific rose apple trees, our beautiful model Bernie wearing the stunning bridal gowns from Kellylin Couture.  Our surprise was the discovery of a stable close by with two beautiful pony’s that happily posed for a few shots.  Flowers designed by Laura. Gowns by Kellylin Couture Bridal Model – Bernie with Unique Model ManagementRead more