Born and raised in Scotland , came to SA with family ,1981 started nursing training at JHB General Hospital
worked as photographic assistant to advertising photographer , then applied for a job as full time photographer at The Star newspaper and worked there for several years covering general news , features , health , business , fashion and sports .
Then became freelance early 90's and am still freelancing at present . During this time I have freelanced for and still freelance for many PR agencies , UN agencies , Corporates , NGO's and Foundations . In 2004 I was appointed photographer on freelance basis , by WK Kellogg's Foundation to shoot for their 75th Aniversary coffee table book . The project took 3 years to shoot traveling to 16 countries .