Johann + Anél
“I saw that you were perfect, and so I loved you. Then I saw that you were not perfect and I loved you even more.”
Assisting Photographer: Lilly Mae
44 Stanley is Joburg’s best kept secret.
The 44 Stanley site was once a series of industrial 1930′s buildings, and has been developed into a collection of specialty boutiques, foodie stops and design studios. Meander through the shady arcades and courtyards to savor the trees, architecture and gorgeous fare; from food, clothing and toys to antiques and interiors. The ambiance is a relaxed, friendly and refreshing mix of quintessential Johannesburg elements.
Working with Andrea Carlyle was a treat. From bribing the security guard to scouting the streets of Jozi for that special spot, It was fun, fun fun! This is what makes wedding photography irresistible. The unknown. The strangers you meet. The promise of rain when all you need is a little sunshine. And of course the couple…
Ceremony: Narina Trogon
Reception: Skyline Gardens
The Cradle is a dramatic and original wedding venue in a World Heritage site just 30 minutes from both Johannesburg and Pretoria. Looking through the photographs from this lovely wedding a couple of weeks ago, I once again realise how blessed one is when you can do what you love. Having such a wonderful couple to work with is the proverbial cherry on top!
Thanks to Nicolette and Keagan who helped me on the day.