Koos de la Rey – Lion of the West Transvaal

Koos de la Rey – Lion of the West Transvaal

In our country writing about any of our heroes whether they be black or white is prone to intense debate. My personal belief is that all heroes of all countries should be honoured whether they be South African, white, black, American, German, Vietnamese, Jewish or...

Car Guard – Barry Kapp

Car Guard – Barry Kapp

I've spent the last few years in Port Elizabeth as a car guard but I am retired now and my kids wanted me to be near them so I've moved here to Lichtenburg. I am renovating a garage at their house to live in. It's very expensive and has already cost me R7000! I've met...

Smallmouth Yellowfish

Smallmouth Yellowfish

PROJECT: Smallmouth Yellowfish (Labeobarbus Aeneus) ARTIST: Deon TerBlanche The installation of an Orange-Vaal Smallmouth Yellowfish was constructed to create awareness of the plight of yellowfish in the Vaal River system. Currently, there are three areas of concern:...

The day the music died

The day the music died

I've been photographing roadside crosses for the longest time. I cannot explain why. It could be a morbid fascination, the photographic value or maybe my enquiring mind and the fact that I cannot understand exactly what drives people to do this? Every time I stop I...

The lady in Yellow

The lady in Yellow

On my way to a shoot yesterday afternoon, I noticed this lady daydreaming on a bench outside the "Ugly Duckling," a shop in the main road of Parys. She was sitting there staring into space, lost in thought while the world rushed by around her. I just had to capture...

The Ice Queen

The Ice Queen

It has been days since the battle. Many lost their lives. Had it not been for the protection of the four-headed horseman, the surprise attack led by the Ice Queen would have ended victoriously. But now they've been riding for days, tracking the Red king and his...