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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 while ago I was meeting a friend in Auckland City and where we met, I noticed that there was this crazy, old school elevator. It had a red leather back and steel sides with a cage at the front and straight away, I thought ...

Model Portfolio Photo Shoot in an Elevator

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Strobist

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Summer is a very busy time for any photographer and in amongst the commercial and portrait work I have been doing, I managed to sneak out to some local Auckland Regional Parks. These are beautiful locations and with the ...

Stunning Coastal Landscape Photos

Landscapes - Postcards and Pictures

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I was a approached by a client who was wanting a portfolio photoshoot in a particular style. The theme was beach and outdoors. At this time of the year in Auckland, we have the perfect weather for an outdoor ...

Inspiring Male Portfolio Photoshoot at the Coast

Fashion - Editorial Shoots, Landscapes - Postcards and Pictures, Portraits, Strobist

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This year is flying by and it is hard to believe we are at the end of January already. It is the height of summer in Auckland and this year, summer has been epic. New Zealand is in the grips of a small drought, which means ...

Fun Portrait Studio Photoshoot of Girl

Portraits

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It seems to be a bit of a tradition at Professionalphotos to do a bit of a Christmas themed photoshoot coming into Christmas. You can check out last year’s Christmas photoshoot here. We have had pretty bad weather here in ...

Christmas Lightpainting and Special Effect Photography

Portraits, Strobist

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A few months ago I organized a trip to an Island in Auckland’s Waitemata Harbor called Waiheke. As a child I used to spend time there on family holidays and I have many great memories of the Island. It has changed quite a ...

Waiheke Island Landscape Photos

Landscapes - Postcards and Pictures

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In Auckland, the second most important piece of equipment a photographer can have, apart from their camera, is their car. You need a good reliable ride to get you to jobs, as the public transport in Auckland is so pitiful, ...

Tribute to George – A Photographers Car

Landscapes - Postcards and Pictures

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As it is Spring here in Auckland, New Zealand, I was enjoying the warmer weather and was doing some Professionalphotos research photography along the coast. I am looking forward to Summer and looking for spots which would be ...

Photos of 4wd Trucks Stuck on the Beach in the Rising Tide

Landscapes - Postcards and Pictures, Uncategorized

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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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Photographing an iconic Auckland landmark is not an easy task if you want your photographs to stand out from every other set of photographs that have been taken by other photographers. I wanted to capture the Harbour Bridge ...

Photos of the Auckland Harbour Bridge and City

Landscapes - Postcards and Pictures

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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