How My Father Made Me A Better Person

| 29/07/2015

I could be wrong in assuming sometimes Fathers get overlooked when it comes to the influence they have on their children’s lives. As younger children we most often have close ties to our mothers. It is however after infancy and into our later childhood where fathers make a strong impact I feel. Either through being a strong…Read more

Posted in: Family Lifestyle Portrait

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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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

Posted in: Portrait Wedding

Headshots Portraiture – Brisbane – Two Cents Group

| 29/10/2014

We do all types of portraiture at Vivid. Babies, families, couples and even pets. Many don’t know we also photograph our own brand of corporate headshots. A short history: After a few commissions from clients I decided there had to be a better way of photographing people for their business portfolios other than a white…Read more

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Baby Cake Smash – When a good idea goes bad!

| 27/10/2014

Belinda & Leigh and the very cute 1 year old Zoe made the trip down from Chinchilla especially for Zoe’s 1st birthday and cake smash photography shoot. Belinda planned this great idea for the shoot well in advance and all the details were prepared for a cute reaction and a little mess – we were all so excited to…Read more

very cute baby with giant cup cake

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Bianca & Elio – Gold Coast Portrait

| 09/10/2014

Clare & I are looking forward to the wedding of Bianca & Elio this weekend on the Gold Coast. Earlier this year we took some portrait images which really broke the ice and blew away any nerves Bianca & Elio had about being on the pointy end of the camera. This weekend they will be so relaxed…Read more

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Powerhouse Brisbane – Susan & Nathan Portrait

| 03/10/2014

How’s the weather this time of year!!! Every afternoon these past couple of weeks has been glorious… the best weather for getting out there with a camera, a creative mind, and a couple of willing victims. My victims in this case were Susan & Nathan, a truly lovely couple who were looking for a warm and romantically styled…Read more

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Lee Family

| 16/09/2014

Last October I had the pleasure of meeting gorgeous Allie and Anthony. When Allie and I were planning their maternity shoot she mentioned she would love to be able to include her beautiful horse Rueben in the shoot. I thought it was a fantastic idea and we spent a very relaxing afternoon capturing this very…Read more

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Gold Coast Portrait – Marie & James

| 04/09/2014

You may remember the exciting story about Amanda & Marie Camuglia, gorgeous twins engaged the same day to their handsome blokes unbeknown to each. If not here’s a grab of the blog post we made of Amanda & Jarryd’s wedding day images: Amanda just got engaged and excitedly contacted her twin sister to tell her…Read more

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Brisbane Portraiture – Fairytale Princess

| 03/09/2014

We have been privileged to photograph the Walker Family 3 times since we photographed their wedding in 2006.  The Walkers are currently living in Kuwait and were recently back home in Australia to catch up with family. Living where they do, Terri-Anne & David wanted to feature our uniquely Australian bushland in their family portraiture. Cath created a stunning…Read more

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Queensland Family Portrait – Cooper Family

| 03/07/2014

Vivid Photography have come to be known as Family Lifestyle Portrait specialists. Whilst portraiture trends have come and gone, Cath’s Family Lifestyle Portraits have remained timeless. Capturing families in their own environment, doing things they love together as a family, will always be a popular. The Cooper family live in the Mt Cotton area, known…Read more

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Pet Portraits – Doughty Clacher Family

| 30/06/2014

When Sonia, Vaughan and their baby Horus visited their local My Baby Warehouse to purchase a baby gate for their little one – you know keep him out of trouble – they did not expect to walk out with one of our newborn photography vouchers, let alone actually call us to book in! That’s because Horus…Read more

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Newborn Portrait – Stephens Alexander Family

| 27/06/2014

There is so much going in the Vivid Photography Studio at the moment. With a great team and great clients we are constantly creating awesome images. Here are some lovely Newborn shots captured recently by Cath. We appreciate all our clients and thank them for trusting us with such precious memories… so thank you Evie…Read more

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Brisbane Portrait – Gail & Jarvin

| 24/06/2014

It was pretty cold out there this afternoon with Gail & Jarvin… where better to get out of the cold wind than in a deserted warehouse??!!?? Yeah I know a warm pub with a fire would have been much wiser, but with the historical buildings around this wonderful area of Brisbane scheduled for demolition, we…Read more

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