Cape Town Wedding Photographer
Summerheart Photography is a passionate, friendly person who is always excited to meet new, inspiring people and have an enthusiasm for life and people. She loves to learn more about different cultures and travel to as many amazing destinations as she can. she is based between the Western Cape Winelands and the Freestate but loves any opportunity to travel to your desired location or destination anywhere in the world. She tries and balance hard work with an active, healthy lifestyle, and love spending time in nature or with a relaxing cup of coffee and enjoying a beautiful sunset. She’s a BIG animal lover and she is truly happiest spending time on a beautiful beach whenever she can. Besides her passion for Photography and the Wedding industry, she also loves collaborating on different creative projects, such as Editorial, Lifestyle or Documentary projects. Fashion Design and creating beautiful Editorial content and Couture dresses is also a part of the “Summerheart creative brand”.
In the last 6 years she’s been part of some heartfelt documentary projects, a short internship at an amazing lifestyle magazine, and some fun, promotional campaigns for corporate companies. She’s had the opportunity to work with, learn from, assist and collaborate with some of the best and most generous people and creative individuals in the Event and Wedding service industry and can honestly say she’ll be able to pay attention to all the details, in between moments and different elements when you book her to capture all the amazing moments during your big day and she’ll enjoy every second of it. Every opportunity is always a wonderful learning experience and while she also has a deep love for Documentary Photography and being a part of many creative and diverse projects, her experience of working in the Wedding and Lifestyle industry enabled her to focus mainly on Portrait, Lifestyle and Wedding Photography. She believes all of this made her a better “all-round” photographer. Ansel Adams wisely said that “You don’t make a photograph just with a camera. You bring to the act of photography all the pictures you have seen, all the books you have read, the music you have heard, the people you have loved.”
Photography, or the art of observation as she calls it, for her, is truly a love affair with life! She is passionate about what she does and brings that passion and encouragement to the experience. She tries and capture what it feels like, not what it looks like.
She is a full-time destination Wedding, Portraiture and Lifestyle Photographer, and here is what you can expect… She has a very natural approach to taking your images and a ‘can do, make it happen’, relaxed attitude is what you’ll always get when booking her for your big day, event, or any project or portrait session. She loves working with beautiful, natural light and believes her style reflects a romantic and documentary feel, while still capturing all the details. She encourages you to be yourselves, to have fun and to be able to relax and honestly enjoy every part and every moment while the day is unfolding. She loves what she does, and is a team player, so rest assured that if you book Summerheart Photography to capture your Wedding day, or any other event or photo session, her approach is simple… you will receive friendly, focuse, supportive and professional service. No effort is spared and she aims to help make your day a joyful, memorable experience and to capture and document all the memories and in-between-moments for you to cherish. She loves to capture real moments in a beautiful, natural way because telling your story is what it is all about.
Encouraging you to be yourself, adding with that many years of acquired experience, skill and understanding of what makes up all the elements of your Wedding celebration, and creating a fun experience, enthusiastically capturing all the genuine, intimate, silly, funny, beautiful, heartfelt moments, is what a “summer heart” and Summerheart Photography is all about. That, and also the fact that she loves the laid-back carefree lifestyle of Summer and traveling to exotic destinations.
If there is anything else you’d like to know.. You are MORE than welcome to just ask via the contact form below.
Travel costs will be an additional cost only if applicable. Summerheart Photography has 4 varying all inclusive packages or collections that are dependent on coverage, location, possible guest list size, etc. From Elopement and Smaller Weddings to Full day, 6-hour, 8-hour, and 10-hour coverage, and Destination Weddings.
Choose and Invest in one of her Collections / Packages for your Wedding day / Elopement / Styled and Editorial sessions / Boudoir / Engagements / or any special or creative event and all the fun activities that it might include. Weddings are a wonderful and unique celebration of emotion, style, friends and family coming together. Remember that these Images, videos and memories are in truth the only physical keepsake you’ll have to remind you of all these great moments. Investing in a professional Photographer that capture all this is definitely worth it and you’ll be very glad you did. Please fill in the contact form below for any inquiries about current collections.