Almost exactly a year ago, in December 2014, myself and Vicky van der Merwe (follow her here) embarked on a collaborative photographic project. Vicky is one of SA’s top female tri-athletes and founder of her own business, Stellenbosch Triathlon Squad. The aim? To capture the nature and aspects that inspire an athlete of her caliber […]
Heading out into the mountains is always special, but even more so when shared with friends. Especially the kind that don’t mind – too much – being subjected to filming! FOOTNOTES: Thanks to Hanlie, Annemi and Esther for being such good sports and willing subjects!
GIVING BACK (AND UNEXPECTED RECEIVING) Last year I had the privilege of being involved in many charity initiatives, one of which was driven by my friend, Sandy Kennedy, from Ergosport Models – based in Cape Town, South Africa. The charity was Masicorp, and we visited Ukhanyo School in Masiphumelele Township just outside Kommetjie. Quite a […]
ALL DRESSED UP WITH NOWHERE TO GO (WELL, NOT EXACTLY) What do you do when you have a dress / fashion designer, make-up artist, hair dresser, stunning dress, willing model, and of course, photographer, all in one place / town wanting to make something cool? Well, you plan a collaborative photo-shoot, of course. The great […]
REWIND This calendar project in aid of a specific cause or charity is something that I (mullerfoto.com) have been involved in for the last two years, with this (2014) being the second year – it’s a collaboration with a good friend of mine (Eunice) to make it happen. For the full back story, I have […]
THE STORY In 2013 my good friend and then editor of our local town news paper (Eikestad Nuus), Eunice, had come up with the concept of putting together a calendar in collaboration with top sportsmen based in our little outdoor town of Stellenbosch. THE CAUSE But not just any calendar featuring local sports personalities, this […]
Jonkershoek is a nature / mountain reserve in Stellenbosch, South Africa. Besides offering breath taking scenery and a place to find yourself for a bit, it also provides the ideal playground for the multitude of mountain bikers, trail runners, Sunday strollers, scenic drivers and, of course, hikers who all frequent it throughout the year. So, […]
SETTING THE MOOD Often, on these last minute.com jobs, you are at the mercy of the elements, and on this day the wind was BLOWING. So, we found a fairly quite stretch of road that would compliment the TT bike, and got to work. REFLECTION Getting into the correct frame of mind, for both athlete […]