About Me

I am a mother of three boys (three boys, being punished for my sins!) and have been a fan of photography for years. I started shooting weddings seriously about five years ago. With the arrival of my twins, I decided to reduce my working hours in order to spend more time at home with my boys. Using photography to make up for the loss of income was a natural progression.

This is where you will be able to catch regular excerpts of what I am up to...

 

If you would like to contact me please email: andrea@andreacarlylephotography.co.za

My website is over here: www.andreacarlylephotography.co.za 

It is not everyday that you get asked "Where do you want the plane?".

The one thing that I love about Africa is the weather never disappoints.  
It was  a dapper day filled with puffy clouds, a gorgeous couple,  vintage props, a couple of laughs and a whole lot of adorable images!

Thank you David and Eloise I had a great time photographing you Vintage Plane inspired shoot.


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Just another fantastic reason why I prefer maternity sessions in the comfort of someone's own home ;-).   

In fact, here's ample proof that studios aren't always the preserve of all camera work, since I'm confident there are few (if any) production rooms that include such a dreamy, stain-glass door to create a photo of this nature.  It certainly has created the most consummate and personal image for Britt.

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It goes without saying that when I first made Natalie's and Austen's acquaintance, it wasn't the average, run-of-the-mill client/photographer meeting.  There was talk of wine, duck suits and of ladders, to name but a few.


Natalie's and Austen's wedding was one that was blessed with an abundance of visual treats; equally served with oodles of breathtaking panoramas:  From the African theme, to the beautiful backdrop that surrounds Kloofzicht Lodge.   We had a fantastic time churning out these images, as well as enjoying the perfect August day.  


Pure Africa. Sunshine. Booze. Marimba Bands. Chilling by the lake. Unique. Special Moonlight. Homemade Desserts. Music. Laughter.  Inimitable bride & groom. That pretty much sums up this special ceremony.


Thank you Natalie and Austen, I wish we could do it again ;-).


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Venue: Kloofzicht Lodgehttp://kloofzicht.co.za/
Bridesmaids & flower girl dresses: Fascinating Julia 
Flowers: The Flower Boss 
Cake: Espresso Concepts 



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September 19, 2015 // Children
I can not believe, that I have not blogged since August....August, and we are now in the middle of September....where oh, where, does the time go?

Here are a couple of images from a family shoot with a gorgeous little girl called Jamie, that I was lucky enough to photograph in August.


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There are a few more on my Facebook page.



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From a client perspective Winter isn't traditionally considered to be the best time for a shoot, but from where I'm sitting it's by far the optimal season of the year.  

I truly relish shooting in the cooler months, as there's something really yummy about how the sun's radiance adds a gentle drama and tone to any theme and setting.   

Melissa and Matt, and let me not forget their beautiful dog, Bella, booked their engagement shoot in the chilly month of July and although Bella was more interested in scurrying around, than in posing for photographs, I was thrilled with the mellow lighting and the wonderful images of our two legged models.

So looking forward to your wedding in September!



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