My beginnings were humble, being born and raised in a small rural community. Living on a farm opened my eyes to the glory of sunrises and sunsets, the beauty of animals and the spectacle we call life, and it is here that the artist within
After finishing school I moved to the big city where I started my career in media and advertising by joining a major newsgroup. From there I advanced to one of the more prestigious marketing agencies.
After a career working with photographs, images and other media I decided
to break free.
A camera received as a birthday gift from my fiancé was a Godsend. Finally I had found my passion and creative medium and it was during a workshop held at a big 5 game reserve that my calling was revealed.
VISION & FOCUS
By capturing and sharing sacred “moments in time”, I am contributing to conserving and preserving Africa’s spectacular wildlife for generations to come.
Celebrities I've met along the way...
Our Olympic hero, Chad le Clos
On 1 July 2014 I became
Mrs Martha van Tonder.