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Oct. 16, 2016
Throw back to this adventurous story on ‘Secret Islands’, shot for the June 2016 issue of Qantas Magazine. Here are a few shots from one of the stand out – and the most remote – of the islands that we visited.…
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Feb. 10, 2016
Spent a couple of days shooting with Nick, Jono and their talented teams at Cho Cho San & The Apollo                 
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Feb. 5, 2016
Fresh out of Denmark, Australia’s first HAY store comes to Sydney! Catch the full story on The Design Files            
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Feb. 1, 2016
New Summer menu dishes at Guillaume in Paddington
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Feb. 1, 2016
  Looking back at a fun morning last year spent with Steve Ormandy at the Dinosaur Designs HQ in Redfern  
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Jan. 19, 2016
Had the pleasure of shooting Tetsuya Wakuda at his restaurant Tetsuya’s last week. It was a privilege to shoot at one of Sydney’s most reputable and long standing restaurants. The space is beauitful as is the food and he has a great team…
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Jan. 13, 2016
The Old Clare Hotel opens Kensington Street Social, Michelin-starred chef Jason Atherton’s first Sydney restaurant.      
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Jan. 8, 2016
For the month of January Bennelong will be hosting it’s first Balcony Pop Up bar. Definitely coming back for an evening glass of bubbles!    
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Dec. 22, 2015
Shot The Fink Group Chef’s Christmas spread with a dish from each of their restaurants, more info & recipes can be found here… http://finkfiles.com.au/news/christmas-chef-menu/ MERRY CHRISTMAS!      
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Nov. 30, 2015
Very excited to have shot my first Cook Book for the lovely people at Pinetrees Lodge on once of my favourite places on earth, Lord Howe Island. Big thanks to all the lovely people at Pinetrees as well as Sally, Mim & Montana for being such…
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Nov. 18, 2015
  The newly opened rooftop bar and pool at The Old Clare Hotel, just in time for Summer!  
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Nov. 10, 2015
  Whirlwind trip to Singapore to celebrate Salt’s 5th birthday with Luke Mangan and his head chefs from his restaurants in Singapore, Tokyo & Jakarta got together at Salt Grill in Singapore for a very special event     
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Mar. 28, 2015
Getting to know where your food comes from is just as much on trend these days as it is extremely important. So I’ve decided to share with you over the next few weeks, the pictures I’ve been shooting for a little project called…
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Jan. 14, 2015
  I recently shot the portraits of Sydney’s most infamous cake makers for Broadsheet Sydney’s Summer print issue. These three pastry bandits also happen to be my lovely friends Anna Polyviou, Katherine Sabbath & Andy Bowdy.…
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Jan. 12, 2015
Happy New Year everyone! Summer break for the To’s involved a family trip to stay with some good family friends in Bali. Thank you to the lovely Purwana family for hosting us in your beautiful home. We had so much wonderful food, good…
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Dec. 17, 2014
Almost three years ago when I was working as a photographer’s assistant I was given the opportunity to shoot Kylie Kwong and Alex Herbert at Eveleigh Markets for the Taste section of the Telegraph. I remember this being one of the first…
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Dec. 10, 2014
Shooting Lord Howe island has definitely been one of my highlights of this year! A few months back I was asked if I would be interested in shooting a feature on Lord Howe and participate in the Adventure Challenge Week that was being held on…
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Dec. 10, 2014
Spent a lovely morning with Executive Chef Sean Connolly and his team at The Morrison shooting their new summer menu.
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Dec. 10, 2014
  Photographed those infamous Mary’s burgers at their new CBD location for Broadsheet Sydney. Special thanks to my super awesome friend Georgia for popping out of the office and being my burger holding hand model! Full story up on…
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Nov. 3, 2014
I had the pleasure of shooting the Book Talk & Launch events for these four talented Lantern Book authors. I don’t usually shoot many events, however these two were absolutely delightful to photograph. The authors Christine Manfield,…
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Oct. 7, 2014
  Tucked away in an adorable little cottage in Darlinghurst, I spent the morning photographing the talented Jess Wong for The Design Files. Full story up on The Design Files
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Oct. 6, 2014
  Spent an afternoon with the lovely Celeste Tesoriero at Wild Things Gallery in Manly. Full article up on Broadsheet Sydney  
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Oct. 2, 2014
    Newly opened The Lemon Tree and their delicious food!      
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Oct. 2, 2014
Some new snaps for Cafe Nice!
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Sep. 30, 2014
The two queens of sugar, Anna Polyviou & Katherine Sabbath having it out with none other than a pie straight to the face! Had a lot of fun with these two in studio!  
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Sep. 26, 2014
  Shots the new Summer menu for The Bucket List in Bondi and Cranky Fins up in Palm Beach!
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Sep. 25, 2014
    As part of the Meet the Maker project I have been working on with Youth Food Movement Australia I travelled out with the lovely Helena & Thea to meet John at his family run dairy farm down at Country Valley. John’s…
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Sep. 23, 2014
Getting out in the fresh morning air with Hip Hop Yoga213 founder Sammy Veal down at beautiful Coogee Beach & her studio in Bondi Junction!
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Sep. 8, 2014
  Took a break from city life and spent some time exploring this country’s amazing outback with Joey. We travelled up through the Flinders Ranges and out to Uluru. Wide open space is pretty good for the soul 🙂 x  
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Aug. 30, 2014
    August brought on a nice break away from the crazy city life and onto an adventure into the outback with my boyfriend Joe. On our way up to the Flinders Ranges from Adelaide we stopped off in the beautiful Barossa Valley for a…
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Aug. 20, 2014
My yeye (grandfather) just recently moved into a nursing home. Finding it hard to settle in, I decided to take him out for some good Chinese food and a walk in the park with my little brother Conrad. Time spent with family, particularly the…
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Aug. 20, 2014
  A nice little shoot with renowned wine writer James Halliday for Broadsheet.  
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Aug. 4, 2014
  I’ve been lucky enough to work with the amazing people at Youth Food Movement on their latest Meet the Maker project. This initiative aims at bringing young consumers and local farmers together. Helena and Angie (my trusty YFM…
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Jul. 5, 2014
  My agency run a series of projects throughout the year whereby their photographers have to submit a body of work depicting their interpretation of a particular theme. This time round the theme was ‘skin’ and I decided to…
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Jul. 1, 2014
Head chef at Nomad, Nathan Sasi helped me turn the dining room into a kitchen as he showed me his Goats Cheese Churros with Truffled Honey recipe. Out came the deep fryer, the kitchen aid and of course the truffled honey. Yummmmmmmm! Full story…
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Jun. 25, 2014
Photographed the beautiful and inspiring girls at the Yoga213 studio in Bondi Junction. These girls have hearts of gold, such an awesome morning shooting their different personalities and poses. I wish I was as flexible as you girls!  
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May. 25, 2014
Walked around Vivid Sydney for Broadsheet and shot a gallery of the city on show as it does every year  
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May. 12, 2014
  Worked my way around Sydney to find the best Winter breakfasts for a Broadsheet feature…
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Apr. 12, 2014
  One rainy Saturday I ventured over to Dulwich Hill to shoot a food & restaurant feature on the area for Broadsheet. I stumbled across an old tailors shop which immediately caught my eye. Inside were a group of elderly men sitting…
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Apr. 7, 2014
I hadn’t shot at Fashion Week for a number of years so when my friend Jackboy asked me to be his partner in crime for the week I was there. It was a definite change of scenery from the usual plates of food and lifestyle that I…
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Mar. 15, 2014
Michelle is one of those people, so amazingly warm and enthusiastic about her work it’s hard not to feel good after spending time with her. Michelle and her husband Michael own Love.Fish a wonderful restaurant in Rozelle which only sells…
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Mar. 15, 2014
Youth Food Movement Australia is a wonderful group connecting farmers, cooks, artisans & activists and actively working towards changing the future of food and farming. This is something I feel very strongly about in a time where food…
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Mar. 15, 2014
Michael from Brooklyn Boy Bagels was pretty fun to shoot, not only did I get to try his oreo cookie cream cheese, he also gave me one of his fruit bagels equipped with cream cheese filling AND a choc chip cookie! Gah! Full story on Broadsheet…
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Mar. 15, 2014
Every year I help out the lovely Amy Cooper with her month long fundraiser Bars March. This amazing initiative raises money for the Animal Welfare League. I shot the opening night at Cafe Del Mar, plenty of good vibes, cute dogs and even the…
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Mar. 1, 2014
I shot Dan Boyd at his studio in Sydney for Vault New Art & Culture Magazine. His work is pretty exceptional, in fact it is so exceptional that he was flying out to Spain the next day to exhibit his work at the Picasso Museum in Barcelona!  
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Feb. 28, 2014
To celebrate the opening of Strictly Ballroom the musical at the Sydney Opera House, world renowned director Baz Lurhman directed dancers learning a choreographed routine on the forecourt of the Opera House. I was lucky enough to shoot this…
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Feb. 26, 2014
Shuk in Bondi does do an amazing shukshuka and if you want you can ask for extra kale or chorizo, I’d probably ask for both. I shot these guys for Broadsheet Sydney and had a lovely afternoon listening to Talking Heads and taste testing their…
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Feb. 16, 2014
The first Life Holistic event took place in conjunction with the awesome crew at LuLuLemon Athletica in Mosman. Jacqui put on a free yoga class in the store and afterwards Georgia and I served up some delicious breakfast jars of coconut quinoa…
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Feb. 2, 2014
Chur burger churns out the good burgers that’s for sure. The chefs showed me around their kitchen and I got to check out all the ingredients that goes into their famous burgers. For a point of difference I shot their fish burger as well as…
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Jan. 19, 2014
Over the Christmas/New Year break I ventured off with my boyfriend to the Cook Islands. Unfortunately when I visited Aitutaki, an island famous for it’s pristine beaches, we got 3 days of torrential rain! Never the less it made for excellent…
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