Yearly Archives: 2013

“…SO beautiful and will forever have a special place in our home.”

“What a blessing it was for me, (gramma) to take my little granddaughters for a photo shoot to Marlene’s. It was a morning appointment and I had really talked to them and tried to make them understand that this was a real special thing we were going to do with ” Miss Marlene”.  They felt...

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“…for the gentle capturing of the genuine, un-pretended, beautiful self.”

“Well, today (November 29)  in Marlene’s studio, I had another thought: If I HAD to be a photographer, I’d be photographing LANDSCAPES. Unmoving, still images that only change with the very predictable position of the sun. Because our little Vasti was NOT being a landscape for Marlene. She was as wild and elusive and in to the shadows...

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“Amongst my greatest blessings in life, I count my siblings.”

“Amongst my greatest blessings in life, I count my siblings. Recently while missing them (all three live in South Africa), I dreamt about capturing the unique and very special love they share with my children. I needed someone to ‘execute’ my vision… someone to ‘show’ what I could not say. Here are my imperfect words towards my younger sister Rita: you...

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“My family is so precious to me…”

I had wanted to have a real nice portrait done with our family since the birth of our 2 grand daughters, and so it was real special to have my family have our photos done with Marlene. I had seen her work and it was great. We came to her place and she made us...

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2013 Gorgeous Grad

I have photographed Janaye several times over the years and I was looking forward to photographing her and her escort for grad portraits.  And I always find that my repeat clients easily relax in front of the camera and I got so many amazing images!  These are some of my favourites from the session done...

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