Monthly Archives: August 2008

Portraits

This week I have been photographing some of the up and coming fashion designers who are in their final year of studying fashion at Tafe. This is one of my favorites from the shoot :)view more >

Belinda + Gavin – Engagement Shoot

Belinda and Gavin are getting married in about 11 weeks time. We meet up the other day for the engagement session. I had never really taken photos in and around northbridge before so we decided toview more >

Penny and Ben – Wedding

Penny and Ben were married in late July just before I headed off to the USA, finally home and have the photos from their beautiful day to share :) They got married at the chapel at St Hilda’s inview more >

Email Down

The sammblake.com domain is having a little shuffle around this morning and the site will be down, including my email – if you need to get in contact with me, please use the “mail atview more >

San Francisco – Day 8

Monday was a beautiful day. In the morning I hired a bike and cycled around San Francisco and also rode across the Golden Gate bridge. The weather was lovely, I ate a picnic lunch on the foreshoreview more >

San Francisco – Day 7. Portrait Session. Manus + Annette = Julia

Today I had the pleasure in photographing a sweet little family portrait session right in the middle of San Francisco! I meet Manus earlier in the week as he was also in the workshop I have come toview more >

San Francisco – Day 6

Today has been an amazing day. A day that I never thought would happen. Today, I had the honor of photographing alongside Jose Villa at his 08-08-08 wedding. Jose was named in the Top 10 Weddingview more >

San Francisco – Day Five

Today was the last day of the workshop, after three days of intense emotional learning, I can say I am so truly thankful for coming on this journey to the USA. I know the people I have meet in thisview more >

The journey of being.

Today I feel more alive then I have in a very long time. The last time I really remember this feeling was about two years ago. I was in the middle of the Rajasthan desert in India, our car had brokenview more >

San Francisco – Day Two

Woke up very late today, 11:00am, eeek! Although I am just probably getting over the jetlag, its weird because I am normally a early riser. I have been sleeping with the curtains wide open, itsview more >

San Francisco – Day One

Today was spent walking around San Francisco, I worked out I must have walked at least 15kms (9.3 miles) today – my feet hurt like hell at the end of it, especially because I was wearing myview more >

Arrived in San Francisco

Arrived a few hours ago in San Francisco. I slept most of the way over. My backpacker days taught me to sleep anywhere, through whatever noise, in whatever condition and whatever position. Its anview more >

Im off!

After months of thinking about this, I am finally getting on a plane to San Francisco to be part of Life (as an artform) photography workshop by Jesh de Rox with Jose Villa as guest speaker. Iview more >