With a milestone birthday and the birth of their third child on the horizon, Sally realised it had been a long time between family portraits and decided to book a session. This portrait session for a family close to my heart is a mix of candid Lifestyle Photography feat. her two rambunctious kids, couple portraits of Sally & Josh, and maternity photos as well. Plus we even decided to throw a few classic family photos into the mix!

Families, Keepsake Sessions

September 5, 2019

The Brown Family / Roleystone Family Photographer / Keepsake Sessions

A candid family portrait of a young family taken in Roleystone by a Lifestyle Family Photographer,

This evening I walked beneath a row of bay trees in Alberobello, pausing to smell their sweet aroma. I lifted my feet to stand on tippy toes and tilted my face towards the sky. A new friend and unofficial local tour guide laughed at me, “ma cosa fai?”

Analogue Photography, Travel

October 19, 2017

On Finding Home: Gone adventuring.

Analogue Travel Photo of a building facade in Lecce, Puglia

“I think perhaps I would have been an explorer. An adventurer boldly crashing through barriers. I think I would have been always full of joy & light, a slightly taller replication of my 14-year old self. I think I would have said ‘yes!’ and ‘why not?’ even more than I already do.”

A few late night thoughts on living with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Field Notes

September 12, 2016

On Empathy: A late night ramble.

Empathy California Portrait by Izzy Dempsey Photography

Working in the wedding industry, you see a lot of loved up couples tie the knot, and the parts of the wedding that I always remember are the stories. Disastrous first dates, individual quirks, romantic proposals, colossal mistakes, laugh-til-you-cry memories – all the little things that make a couple a couple.

Field Notes, On Photography, Weddings

September 1, 2016

Wedding Stories: Black Stilettos and Rolled Up Jeans.

Waneroo Botanic Gardens Sally Jonny Wedding Photographer Storyteller

Lately I’ve been drawn to the kind of images that aren’t necessarily well composed or perfectly exposed, but rather that are full of a kind of nostalgic reality…

Field Notes, On Photography, Weddings

June 3, 2015

Real and Imperfect: learning the art of wedding photography.

Angela & Seth Cottesloe Beach Elopement-style Wedding