cape town

engaged couple sitting on concrete stairs in cocktail dress and suit during their photoshoot with katie mayhew

new york inspired engagement shoot

By Katie | Mar 9, 2018 |

It was early on a Sunday morning when Tenille & Dwen-Hein joined me for their engagement shoot at the waterfront. They had asked me to create something modern and urban, so we met at the new Silo district at the V&A Waterfront. Tenille knocked her wardrobe choices out of the park! I fell in love…

Camps Bay Beta Beach Proposal

By Nicola T | Oct 18, 2016 |

Another love story with a happy ending.   Sebastian spoke to Paula from dial-a-picnic about organising a beautiful beach picnic so that he could propose to his girlfriend Shohana.  He also asked her to book a photographer to capture that special moment.  I am so glad that I was booked to photograph this once in…

Winter Wonderland – a styled shoot

By Nicola T | Sep 15, 2016 |

Some shoots make me jump up and down with joy from the moment I hear what is planned until I hand over the images after editing.  This was one of those shoots.   Rich, warm, winter colours on a cold winter’s day in June.  The SA Weddings team were amazing in pulling together a team…

Forest Maternity Portraits

By Nicola T | Jun 16, 2016 |

Roland and Alison approached me to photograph their little family of three before they welcomed baby number two.  We took a short walk from their home to a nearby forest, and took some portraits of them together.  Pregnancy is such a special time for the whole family, and the mommys-to-be always glow during their portrait…