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dna photographers / Cape Town, South Africa / Berlin, Germany
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#WeLevitate inspired campaign for ASICS / shot in Cape Town, South Africa

[commercial] Shooting in the mother city’s concrete jungle is always 🤘. #WeLevitate inspired campaign for ASICS and Onitsuka Tiger.


ISUZU D-Max Double Cabs / shot for ISUZU Motors South Africa / Cape Town, South Africa

[automotive] The amount of fun and road tripping we had the past two months thanks to ISUZU is incredible!


Raynham House by Gabriel Fagan Architects / Cape Town, South Africa

{architecture} Raynham House in Newlands, Cape Town was designed by Gawie Fagan in 1967. We photographed it for Gabriël Fagan Architects as part of our ongoing photography series of their wonderful life works. It’s a beauty to look at taken into account the location, view and materials. 
Read more about Gwen and Gawie Fagan here. If you’re keen to see more works of the Fagans, have a look at the magnificent Keurbos House.


Therese and James, Grand Dédale Country House, Wellington, South Africa

{wedding} Love is just the best! Therese and James got married in court ten years ago in London. Life got busy. They moved to Dubai and later on to Hong Kong and two children later… they renewed their vows a couple of weeks ago at the beautiful Grand Dédale Country House in Wellington in front of family and friends from all over the world. It was emotional and fun and such a good party! Absolutely awesome meeting you two and being part of this super special celebration! Much love, DNA


Photography Masterclass / for Sawubona, South African Airways inflight magazine / Cape Town, South Africa

{news} Sawubona Magazine (South African Airways’ inflight magazine) asked me ‘How to take great images of cars’. My answers are in the January issue. DNA – Desmond


MY19 Subaru Forester / shot for Subaru Southern Africa / Cederberg, South Africa

{automotive} When Subaru Southern Africa asks you to shoot the new MY19 Subaru Forester, you go to the Cederberge! Thanks for the fun collaboration: Thule and First Ascent


Blue Bulls / shot for PUMA & Mobile Media Mob / Johannesburg, South Africa

{commercial} Brief: Make them look like warriors. We shot the Blue Bulls in the new 2019 kit. Thanks to PUMA & Mobile Media Mob for an awesome shoot.
#bullsarmour

Executive director: Thoban Jappie
Creative director: Dylan Culhane
Retouching: DNA photographers’ Desmond Louw & Joanna Matuszak
Make up & styling: Jules Ruby


Dylan Lewis Sculpture Garden / editorial shot for Highlife, British Airways inflight magazine

{editorial} We had the opportunity to shoot the beautiful Dylan Lewis Sculpture Garden filled with his powerful sculptures. Shot for High Life, British Airways’ inflight magazine, it was part of a series where we documented people working with their hands. More here. If you’re in the Stellenbosch area, this is a great place to visit with a very lovely coffee shop.


With these hands / editorial shot for Highlife, British Airways inflight magazine

{editorial} ‘With these hands’ is an editorial in the current High Life (British Airways inflight magazine) on people working with their hands and their true craftsmanship. We photographed Megan Miller and the makers of Nette Rose lingerie, the distiller Eugene Coertzen of Brickmakers Distillery, Dylan Lewis’ sculptures and shoe maker S’bosh Mnikina – words by Nick Dall.


Mercedes-Benz C-Class / shot for Highlife, British Airways inflight magazine

{commercial / editorial} We loved driving and shooting the new Mercedes-Benz C-class for the latest High Life, the British Airways inflight magazine. Pick up a copy on-board or in an airport lounge. It’s a top notch mag!