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Holly Spring

Holly Spring

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Affection

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Award Winning Portrait Photographer from New Zealand. '2014 NZIPP/Epson Iris Portrait Creative Photographer of the Year', Master of Photography Mum to one little girl who is my muse and married to a rock musician. We live in New Zealand which really is a canvas the moment you walk out the door. I have a real love for creative photography, finding pockets of light and adding whimsy to my artistry.

An imaginative start...

Published June 6th, 2014

My world changed the moment my daughter was born. It was a rough start for her as she was born without a left hand and Hirschsprung's Disease. Hospital life became the norm, and we nearly lost her. So here's me... always an artist but never a photographer thinking, I'd better capture her moments because anything could happen. I didn't have a DSLR but I did my best on a point and shoot. It was frustrating not having control of light, DOF. So I got my first proper entry level camera, a Canon Kiss X4 and started off shooting in full Manual mode.

Photos became the Art, and my daughter became my Muse. Together we have let imagination fly and stories unfold through Whimsical Digital Art. We still have health battles, but the shadow in comparison to the vibrant and clever little lady she has become.

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