Kia Ora

I am Sophie. A New Zealander and a story teller. I’ve been carrying my camera around for a decade now, I just love to document life around me.

I am passionate about photography, people, travel and food. My camera gear has been packed into bicycle panniers and backpacks, and has traveled to over thirty countries- helping me to meet people, hear their stories, learn about cultures, connect, and sample the world’s cuisines.

I consider eating a hobby, and one that I am highly skilled at! I am a foodie at heart. You can find me in the kitchen, drinking hot coffee, pouring over recipe books, and experimenting with my own creations. You can also find me in the garden (one of my happy places), harvesting organic vegetables that make their way onto my plate. I am happiest when eating good food with good mates, preferably in nature.

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I also have extensive experience photographing people, weddings, events (corporate and sport), and architecture.

I enjoy writing, especially about travel and locals doing their thing to make their community a better place.

I’d love to hear from you, whether you are a potential client, a collaborator, or just a fellow foodie who loves to drink coffee (though I won’t hold it against you if you don’t!)

Send me a message and say hi.

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Garden photos by Lindsay Gough @lingough

Garden photos by Lindsay Gough @lingough