Cape Town Photographer Jacques Bartie

Chris Bertish SUP Crossing launch with Carrick

Last week I covered the launch party for big wave surfer waterman Chris Bertish’s SUP crossing.  He will be spending 4 months solo crossing 7500 km across the Atlantic solo on a paddle board modified into a boat type design where he can be self sufficient for the voyage. The craft will have everything from desalination plant, to the most modern sat nav and also boat traffic identification radar etc and communications. This is the first time anyone will have attempted […]

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Masterchef Guy Clark’s “1693” Pop Up Kitchen @ the beautiful Bellingham Estate

So you may ask yourselves what do we do this weekend, we’ve been all over nothing left to do. We’ve done all the normal stuff been to some wine pairings where there are 50 plus people, which was great, but picture Saturday or Sunday lunch in a venue that dates you back to 1693 with rolling lawns, a Dutch styled Manor house, and a cellar yes built in 1693 🙂  Take in all that Franschoek scenery whilst relaxing on the […]

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Couples Photoshoots – Imaad & Khairun-Nisaa

I had the absolute pleasure spending some time with this awesome couple recently, so relaxed and full of laughs. This is their 10th anniversary year and they are planning numerous events through the year including a few couples wedding gown shoots. Here are a few from the outdoor photo session near Kirstenbosch. Cape Town photographers – couples photo shoots- couples photographers

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Corporate Portraits-Headshots – Propertycoza

Recent headshot portraits for Propertcoza Claremont  

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The Cape Venue Blog @ Bellingham

The adage is “step back in time ” and this is the absolute truth.  My visit out to the beautiful Bellingham estate was just that. As you drive through the gates and approach the manor house the feeling of history is palpable, you almost expect a vintage car to be parked in the driveway.  On greeting Kim we walked into the manor house to put the kettle on for coffee before doing a tour , the entire manor house now […]

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Product Photography –

https://www.africanhandmadeshoes.com/ballerinas some recent product work doing the ballerina range , finished product includes photography, deep etch work and shadows and supplied in a transparent  png format

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Kim & Matt @ Belair

I was really looking forward the Kim and Matt’s wedding to be held at the picturesque Belair Estate from the day I met them.  Its from  that first meeting when you start getting to know a couple that you get that excitement early on  and it was always going to be a great day 🙂 High winds, cold and later rain did not manage to dampen the day in the least bit although we did have a slightly frost bitten […]

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Front page of Top Swedish Wedding Mag

Always great to get feedback from clients but ones like this are really special. Janice and Hakan whos wedding was at 12 Apostles emailed me with this great news. ” Dear Jacques, the wedding pics you took made it to the May front cover of the most well known wedding magazine in Sweden,  with credit to you. Sending thanks and best regards again, Janice and Hakan. http://www.brollopsguiden.se/arets-brollopsbilder/brollop-i-sydafrika/475 ” Thank you to Janice and Hakan for the submission and feedback 🙂

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Dale & Nicole @ Cavalli Estate-Cape Town Wedding Photographers –

Dale & Nicole were married at the beautiful Cavalli Estate in Stellenbosch.  What a picturesque venue to celebrate a wedding, a real treat for all attending. Having known Dale and the family from when he was just a few years old it was a real honor to be part of this special day. Congrats to this lovely couple and wishing them a blessed future.  

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Nono & Max – Couples Photographer

Awesome relaxed couples photo session with Nono and Max, really enjoyed the time spent with you guys and all the best for the wedding later this year. Couples photographer, couples photography, cape town photographer

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