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What I learned about working with Ice Well that is easy! Unless it is landscape and you are photographing some epic scene in the great New Zealand outdoors, don’t work with ice. Ok thanks for reading and have a great ...

5 Reasons Not To Work With ICE

Commercial and Events, Strobist, Tutorials

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Professionalphotos have been doing quite a bit of event work recently around Auckland and much of that, has been both private and corporate event photography. Photographing events is a little like photographing a wedding and ...

6 Tips for taking better Event Photos

Commercial and Events, Tutorials

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This year I was lucky enough to be able to go to New Zealand's Premiere Nostalgic Event, the Beach Hop 2017 with some friends. While not going as an official Professional Photos photographer, I did take my camera gear along ...

Photographing at Beach Hop 2017

Commercial and Events

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Recently Professionalphotos was commissioned to photograph an amazing venue in the middle of the North Island of New Zealand. The Skotel (Ski Hotel) is a great hotel located at the base of Mt Ruapehu in the Tongariro ...

Photographing a Venue – The Skotel

Commercial and Events, Landscapes - Postcards and Pictures

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Professionalphotos was commissioned to photograph key players in the Super Rugby League for a sponsor ad campaign. These are some of the best rugby players in New Zealand and perhaps the world. Also some of the players are ...

Photographing Super Rugby Players

Commercial and Events, Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Strobist

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A friend of mine manages a Bar in Auckland and they are currently running a Beer Pong competition. Professional photos was asked to come through and capture the evenings festivities and also to join in the fun. The ...

A Fun Night at a Beer Pong Event

Commercial and Events, Strobist

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It is event season in Auckland right now and I work in conjunction with several event companies. I often photograph different events ranging from concerts through to corporate and you can read about some more tips here. The ...

More Tips for Photographing Events

Commercial and Events, Strobist, Tutorials

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I don't normally photograph weddings but... Being predominantly a portrait photographer who is breaking into fashion, weddings are not a genre that I normally photograph. I was approached by the bride who I have known for ...

Pete and Kim’s Wedding Photographs

Commercial and Events, Portraits

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Recently Professional Photos was commissioned to photograph a gig that involved taking stage shots, artist shots and also document the technology that was used in the show. Those guys sitting in the control booth controlling ...

Photographing Concerts, Artists and Gigs

Commercial and Events