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Behind the Scenes with D

Behind the Scenes with D

Behind the scenes photo shoot! Ahhhh I am so excited to share this absolutely amazing shoot with you! Hair: Emma Curtis Makeup: Sheryl Hyde My gorgeous & talented client: Devuni Wickramasinghe. D it's been so much fun hanging out with you and...

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“Get More Haters”

“Get More Haters”

"Monica, you know there are heaps of people who hate your photographs right?" A hell of a first impression to make there! He went on. "You need to get more haters. Let's say 1 out of 10 people hate your photographs, that leaves 9/10. So, how many haters do you want?"...

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Revive Testimonials

https://youtu.be/rDE0qUxKW3s Watch here to check out some of the amazing testimonials and success these beautiful women had through working through Revive over 7 weeks!

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You Are Worthy AF

You Are Worthy AF

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sX7ZU8IEdLs&feature=youtu.be Soooooo, there's that self-worth thing again. I know I know, it's not sexy, but, everyone I know identifies with the feelings of not good enough, fear of what other people think, comparing ourselves to...

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WTAF is going on.

What. The. Actual. F#$%. Saturday morning started well. I sat down to create some cool stuff, I was all inspired and then BAM, a massive wave of sadness. Oh well I thought, as I pulled out my journal & processed what was coming up. I cried, I made myself a cup of...

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Behind the Scenes, Deluxe Shoot!

Behind the Scenes, Deluxe Shoot!

Imagine, an entire day for you. A personal stylist to dress you, a makeup artist to pamper you, and a photographer to capture you and draw out your essence. This day was an absolute high point of my career. Massive thanks to the dream team Lenaire Lander Personal...

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Behind the Scenes with Emily

Behind the Scenes with Emily

I have had this location stored away in my brain for MONTHS! Every time I went to use it, it didn't work out or it didn't feel right. As I watched the incredible Emily absolutely radiant and stunning beyond words, I totally understood why it hadn't worked out with...

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Behind the Scenes: Dragon Shoot

Behind the Scenes: Dragon Shoot

WOW!!! What started as a discussion about "maybe we should do a dragon inspired look" evolved into something truly magical. I was SO lucky to be able to work alongside two such amazingly talented women, Karen Havican from K Havic, Face & Body Painter and of course...

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Behind the Scenes with Jerry

Behind the Scenes with Jerry

This family is absolutely adorable! We did a glam maternity shoot for Jerry and then met her family and OMG, my heart. Little Bridget grinned and waved at the camera the entire time. Thank you guys so much, I loved being able to capture you all so much. Thanks to...

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Behind the Scenes with Abbie

Behind the Scenes with Abbie

Such a pleasure being able to photograph this bombshell and celebrate all her hard work! Abbie you are so awesome, you go girl <3 Massive thanks to Face By Nadia for beautiful hair & makeup.

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Behind the Scenes with Emma

Behind the Scenes with Emma

Favourite moment as a Photographer, when people drop their guard in front of the camera. Emma absolutely nailed it, and is even more beautiful on the inside! Thanks so much @emilyrosemakeup, you make everything fun. Check out out sunny beach winter shoot, in windless...

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Behind the Scenes, Taylor Swift inspired shoot

Behind the Scenes, Taylor Swift inspired shoot

Did someone say Tay-Tay? Come behind our latest shoot!  We were given the theme Red, so naturally we decided to take inspiration from Taylor Swift's album entitled Red. I have been wanting to photograph this total babe for SO long, and as I suspected, she was...

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Behind the Scenes: Creative Shoot!

Behind the Scenes: Creative Shoot!

Every now and then as a creative, you need to do stuff just for fun. Emily Rose Makeup & I decided that it would be so cool to start a project where once a fortnight our husbands give us a concept and we create a shoot around it. This keeps us constantly trying...

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Recommended makeup artists

Recommended makeup artists

I know it can be tricky knowing where to look, so I have compiled a list of my favourite makeup artists in Wellington & Wairarapa. Wellington/Hutt based: Nadia Hay. A freelance makeup artist with over 10 years experience in the industry. I have trained with...

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