Featured Photographer – Jacques Weyers

Jacques Weyers - Featured Photographer

Featured Photographer – Jacques Weyers The Story We shot at Theewaterskloof dam an hour out of Cape Town for a Norwegian brand called Aurora. When we arrived the wind was dead still. We started setting up and noticed some smoke in the distance. Our Eco officer decided to leave us to go see what was

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Q & A with Michelle Parkin Photography on the SIRUI VK-2K

    We recently gave one of our SIRUI VK-2K systems to photographer Michelle Parkin and asked her a few questions regarding her experience with this ultra-portable stabilizer, table-tripod & Selfie stick combo. What’s your main genre of photography? Food photography What interested you about the VK-2K system initially? The stabiliser for shooting video and

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Dream Wedding Shot on the Hasselblad X1D by And Story

Lemeez & Mahidi got married at the sophisticated Cavalli Estate just outside Stellenbosch in the beautiful Helderberg region in the Cape Winelands. As the sun sets on the iconic Helderberg mountain range, from the Cavalli estate you will find yourself sipping your cocktail appreciating one of the best views you can find in the Winelands.

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Featured Hasselblad User Thomas Morel

Thomas Morel - Biathlon

Featured Hasselblad user Thomas Morel This week we are very excited to feature Hasselblad user Thomas Morel, a Dutch professional photographer, who currently resides in Norway. Thomas combined his interest in sports and the human ability to defy gravity with his visual passion and aesthetic feeling for photography. He quickly started working on ad-campaigns for

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The SAFTAs with Jurgen Marx and the Hasselblad H6D

The South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) is an annual South African awards ceremony that honours creative excellence in television and filmmaking; the highest accolade in our local industry, focused on building our legacy of storytelling both in South Africa and on the continent. With Hasselblad being an international photography brand, with a legacy

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SIRUI Carbon Fiber T-025X review by Zach Louw

SIRUI Carbon Fiber T-025X Water

Hello Internet, At 2am in late October I found myself at the police station reporting the theft of all my photographic equipment in Noordhoek. Some of my equipment was insured and some not – including my tripod. I had planned a photographic centered trip to Vietnam and through the eastern corridor of Sub -Saharan Africa

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The Slave Calendar – David Prior

The Slave Calendar - David Prior

CONTEXT The Iziko Slave Lodge museum in Cape Town strives to keep alive the memory of the over 71,000 slaves who were brought to Cape Town between 1653 and 1856. Tragically, South Africans have forgotten their connection to these innocent men and women who were stripped of everything — even their names. RELEVANCE Considered as

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August Featured Photographer – Nick Aldridge

Featured Photographer - Nick Aldridge

Barre180 – New and exclusive to Virgin Active. For this month’s Featured Photographer we are focusing on Cape Town based photographer Nick Aldridge, who in his roughly 20 years of working in the industry has had work appear in many major publications locally and internationally. “I love the digital tools available today, and the old

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