Sarah & Trevor Wedding

| 18/06/2015

  Sarah & Trevor met outside the Family Nightclub in Fortitude Valley. He on security detail… She a patron. I’m not sure if it was love at first sight or love at last drinks, but the event certainly sealed their futures together. Naturally it was requested wedding photos be taken at the scene of the crime.…Read more



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Marriott Brisbane Wedding – Kirra & Brendan – City Style

| 20/05/2015

The second wedding we are featuring from two weeks ago is the classical wedding of Kirra & Brendan. Kirra has a bold and bright personality, the type of person I really enjoy being around. Kirra & Brendan’s wedding was always going to be an elegant and stylish affair, as well as fun. Keeping things uncomplicated though, Kirra &…Read more

Brisbane Old Government House B&W

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Country Wedding – Katie & Ben – Somerset Dam

| 11/05/2015

Cath & I enjoyed two stunning weddings over the weekend, each one unique. The first wedding I’m going to share with you is the wedding of Katie & Ben. A photographer himself, Ben used to work with us at Vivid Photography a few years ago and we were sorry to see him go. He went…Read more



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Byron Bay Wedding – Natasha & Corey

| 30/04/2015

It was a stunning day for Natasha & Corey and their wedding in Byron Bay. Their ceremony and reception were held at the Byron Bay Beach Cafe, with their wedding photography taking place at the iconic Byron Bay Lighthouse. Jenny & I had a great time photographing their day, creating a classic and sun kissed set…Read more

Byron Bay Wedding Photography

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NYC 2015 – A multiple exposure project

| 29/04/2015

In March this year I travelled to the United States to attend the Wedding and Portrait Photographer’s International in Las Vegas. A side trip found me in New York undertaking a photography project with a difference. Walking from 45th Street and Broadway through the colourful boroughs down to Wall Street, I undertook to revisit the…Read more



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Susan & Nathan – Bundaleer Rainforest Gardens – Brisbane Wedding

| 24/04/2015

I can’t wait to show Susan & Nathan their fabulous wedding images from Bundaleer Rainforest Gardens. A delayed ceremony meant we were shooting about 45 minutes later than scheduled, but this provided us with an opportunity to search out some amazing light in the gardens. Here are a couple of images which show just how lovely the light can…Read more



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Sarah & Gavin – Stunning 3 Volume Album and Stand

| 23/04/2015

Check out the stunning wedding album set which will take pride of place in the home of Sarah & Gavin. When challenged with the idea of creating a new way to display three albums, I sat down and started drawing up some design concepts. I then showed these to our custom bookbinder, Daniel Packer, and…Read more



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2015 AIPP EPSON Queensland Professional Photographer of the Year

| 31/03/2015

Last night Cath & I attended the 2015 AIPP EPSON Queensland Professional Photographer of the Year Awards at Hillstone, St Lucia. I had scored well in the Landscape Category over the judging weekend and I was hopeful that after 11 years of entering the awards I might finally have avoided the runner-up title. Always the bridesmaid, never…Read more



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Noosa Heads Wedding – Kim & Michael – Hot Water!

| 21/03/2015

Wow. Hot. So hot. Yes Kim our Noosa Bride definitely, but the temperature was absolutely stifling even on the beach at Noosa Heads. We really felt for Kim & Michael but they rolled through the day with a willing spirit. As a result we captured some wonderful images for them to look back on for many…Read more



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Bondareva Family

| 17/02/2015

The connection between Mother and Daughter is wonderful, especially between Olga & Victoria. The apple certainly did not fall far from the tree, just simply look at these images of two beautiful girls to know they are the spitting image of each other and reflect a similar spirit. During the photo shoot, I felt a particular connection…Read more



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Customs House Wedding – Pamela & Antoine

| 16/02/2015

On Saturday Cath & I had the pleasure of being part of Pamela & Antoine’s wedding reception at Customs House, Brisbane. The day before, I attended a casual and relaxed traditional Muslim wedding ceremony at Pamela’s parent’s home. What an absolutely wonderful experience. I was made to feel part of the family and enjoyed a lovely lunch with the…Read more



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Brisbane Maternity Portrait

| 12/02/2015

It’s always nice to get words like these from clients, thank you Loan for the following: “The images Clare created for me make me smile every time I look at them because they will be remembered as precious memories of my pregnancy journey. They are important to me as I would like to one day show these…Read more



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Katie & Ben – Brisbane Portrait

| 11/02/2015

Last week we put Katie & Ben through their paces with an urban americana type pre-wedding portrait. Ben, a photographer himself and once on the Vivid team many years ago, and Katie and interior designer are such a great couple. Both are laid back, casual, and in Katie’s case gorgeous (sorry Markey Mark). We can’t wait for the…Read more



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