On a beautifully sunny day in April I tagged along with this lovely couple who were staying in our Bed & Breakfast (Casa Capanni) on their trip to Pienza, the UNESCO heritage town in the Val d’Orcia in Tuscany. The drive to Pienza (from our B&B) is breathtaking. If you ask me, this town is the perfect location for […]

Love stories, Tuscany

May 21, 2017

Couple shoot in Pienza

Portrait of an aspiring film director, shot on Fuji Pro 400H and Ilford HP5 with Contax 645. Location: Cortona Model: Joel van Etten Leather jacket: Maledetti Toscani Bag: Cowboysbag

Portraits, Tuscany

March 23, 2017

Portrait session Cortona

The Val d’Orcia is one of the most famous valleys in Tuscany, and justly so. It is breathtaking, no matter the weather, in every season. But when the fields are full of grain, and when harvesting season begins, it’s truly spectacular. Pienza is probably the most famous village in the Val d’Orcia, perched on its […]

Travel, Tuscany

September 14, 2016

San Quirico in the Val d’Orcia

Landscape film images, as if they were painted with golden light. Taken in the Valdichiana, Tuscany in July ’16.

Travel, Tuscany

September 14, 2016

Tuscan Fields of Gold

I’ve been holding on to a few lovely scans and have only just now found the time to share them with you! Receiving my scans from UK Film Lab really feels like Christmas every time so it feels good to share them now, a few days before Christmas. At the end of September I spent […]

Travel, Tuscany

September 10, 2016

An Afternoon in Anghiari

I had the privilege to shoot this family during their stay in B&B Casa Capanni. Their daughter is just starting her final year of high school in the Netherlands. In the United States there is this phenomenon called a ‘senior shoot’, when a pupil in their final year of high school has a set of […]

Family, Portraits

September 9, 2016

Family & Senior Shoot