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.
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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,
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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!
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
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
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
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
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
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
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!
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
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
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
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
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