Category Archives: what xanthe saw

Pop-Up – behind the scenes on a feature film

An unemployed father finds a camera containing a single photo of a woman’s face. Smitten, he tracks her down. A Romanian immigrant attempts to overcome her heartbreak by giving away home-made pop-up cards. A sleep-deprived theatre director seeks deadly revenge on

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Little Eco Footprints – Hunter Valley family photos

I’ve known Tricia and her beautiful family for several years now, and I’m jealous of the new direction her life has taken, even as my rational brain tells me I couldn’t hack it.  Tricia writes a column for The Newcastle

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Newcastle couple portraits

I love it when couples want to be photographed and are willing to have some fun with it.  Stacey and Grant were a blast to photograph. A Froxy session, from my perspective.

Seal Rocks and Newcastle Trash the Dress

Ty and Kim decided to have a trash the dress session on the morning after their wedding in Seal Rocks. Then, a couple of months later, we did a second one with Kim, and got her properly muddied up. Froxy

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Seal Rocks wedding – Ty and Kim

Seal Rocks is one of the last seaside villages left that haven’t yet been inhaled by development.  ty and Kim had a relaxed and intimate wedding on the beachside, with a party in their cabin afterwards. It was rainy, then

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Newcastle newborn photographer – Dana

A Froxy shoot, from my perspective.

Roderick Smith

Roderick Smith is a Newcastle artist cum musician cum lawyer. Go and have a look at his work! Go! And fro some super beautiful listening, go check out his EP Thought Lines.  

Newcastle family photographer – S+G

Family photos during pregnancy are awesome.

Newcastle wedding photographer – Zak and Janice

Sometimes, people have teeny tiny weddings.  And I love teeny tiny weddings.  So intimate! Zak and Janice decided that instead of having coverage the whole day, they’d have a short photoshoot prior to meeting with their families for the ceremony

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Newcastle family photographer – Lucas

When friends have babies, it’s just the best ever.