UV Ultraviolet Fluoro Shoot with Sarah Vella . Bodypainting & Photography by Chris David @chrisdavidphoto. 365nm LED Lighting

UV Photography Shoot with Sarah

One of the next instalment in my UV photography project is with Sarah – A local Western Sydney based model that put her hand up for some of my posts looking for models. We decided to get very creative and experimental. I wanted to play around a jellyfish concept which involved painting and decorating the…

Mt Pulag Philippines

Mt Pulag Trek

Early January 2015 we made a trip up to Mt Pulag, tallest mountain in Luzon, Philippines. We camped just below the summit which we hiked early morning to an altitude of 2922m above sea level to see one of the most spectacular sunrises above a sea of clouds. This area is easily a landscape and…


Aproximately a 1Gigapixel image of the town and landscape of El Nido in the Islands of Palawan in the Philippines taken in 2011. The image was taken on top of dark, razor sharp, limestone cliffs after a two hour climb up. The majority of boats seen in this image are used for island hopping, fishing and scuba diving tours that make one of the towns primary source of income.

BTS Video – Shoot with Kristina and Erin

A little “behind the scenes” clip from a recent location shoot in Sydney. Photographer:   Chris David Model:  Kristina Adesuwa & Erin Black Make Up:  Eloise Sarah Makeup Music: Loveshadow – “The Sweetest Sin”   www.ccmixter.org CC3.0 by NC Equipment notes:   Canon 1Ds Mark III with 24-105mm L F4 lens. Lighting – Beauty Dish with nylon diffuser…

Hair & Make Up: Josephine Nohra Ayoub, Model: Amie McGraw, Photographer: Chris David, Stylist: Malgosia Szczerbicki, Assistant Stylist: Anna Szxzerbicki

BTS: Shoot with Amie

Photographer: Chris David
Model: Amie McGraw
Hair & Make Up: Josephine Nohra Ayoub
Stylist: Malgosia Szczerbicki
Assistant Stylist: Anna Szczerbicki
Background Music: Les Sooz – “Give Me Time To Get My Wind Back” CC By-SA 3.0 www.soundcloud.com

ShimmerBaby Mermaids Shoot by Chris David Photography

Shimmerbaby Mermaids Shoot

A shoot for Shimmerbaby Mermaids taken during a late June winter afternoon in Sydney. We only had about 90mins for the shoot once on location and several elements against us including light, time, freezing temperatures, and cold breeze – way too cold to get the models in the water or wet. We ended picking out…

BTS Mandy Heng Catalogue Shoot

Fashion Catalogue Shoot for Mandy Heng Clothing line SS11/12 Behind The Scenes Video (BTS) Shot using a Canon 1DsMIII with 70-200mm L IS lens. Lighting using a Paul Buff 86″ PLM with Hyandai Ace Neos (RimeLite), Canon 580/550EX Speedlites & 60cm Foldable strobist softbox. Designer: Mandy Heng www.mandyheng.com.au Hair & Makeup: Amanda Johnson www.amandajohnson.com.au Model:…

Chris David Photography, Model: Audrey leliege, Photographer: Ch

BTS Audreys Portfolio Shoot

A behind the scenes video of portfolio photoshoot with Audrey in 2010  . Shooting on a dull overcast and rainy day give you a very flat light which may or may not work with the look your going for. Using #strobist techniques we positioned some #canon speedlites in the background to sun up the scene…

Photo: Chris David Photography; Model: Sharna Southan, Hair & Makeup: Leisa Stephenson, 
Wardobe: Gerry Shaw

BTS Sharna Southan for Mrs Australia Shoot

Behind the Scenes video of photoshoot for Sharna Southan – Mrs Australia Finalist 2011
Model: Sharna Southan
Photography: Chris David Photography www.chrisdavidphotography.com.au
Hair & Makeup: Leisa Stephenson
Wardobe: Gerry Shaw dresses provided by Guise Fashion
Photo Assistant: Phillip Valenzuela

“The World Will Break”
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Alexander McQueen Tribute Shoot 

Models: Michael Carrett - Matt Brady - Alexander Jack Hunt - Maggie Curran - Jessica Banzon - Naomi Davis - Nicole Sero - Kendall Towers - Yvette King 
Wardobe: Mandy Heng
Hair & MUA: Jo Candelaria - Fernanda Salazar - Polly Ng - Tiffanie Cutuli, 
Headpiece: Yummi & Cindy
Shoes: Angel Fit
Accessories: Sila
Background images: Spencer Connor-brown - Limited Addictions
Scooter: Gasoline scooters, 
Primary Photographer: Chris David
Secondary and assistant photographers: Yanddy Lim - Henry Sun - Tony Lim 
Videographer: Rob Schreiber
Set Help: Robbie Kaye - Nathan - Elisabeth Jonatan - Elaine Jihyun Kim

BTS Alexander McQueen Tribute Shoot

Recently we did a tribute shoot for the late iconic fashion designer – Alexander McQueen. The models wore creations made by Mandy Heng. You can view our behind the scenes video of the day here. Location: Fashion Avenue – Bondi Beach Models: Michael Carrett – Matt Brady – Alexander Jack Hunt – Maggie Curran –…

Hair & Make Up: Joanne Candelaria, Model: Jenna Moss, Photos by

Mandy Heng – Bridal with Jenna Moss

These are some images from a last minute shoot for the Mandy Heng fashion label the day before their launch night at the Sydney Fashion Forward Festival held in Paddington Town Hall. The dress was originally designed for an underwater fashion shoot but with delays with acquiring the underwater camera housing due to the erupting…

Mandy Heng – Shooting the Red Dress

[nggallery id=8] Today’s project was shooting Mandy Heng’s Red Dress competition entry for the Fashion Forward Festival being held on Paddington 7th of May, 2010. We had Biljana Alavanja modelling the gorgeous dress with fashion designer Bojana Zjacic doing the hair & makeup for the shoot. One incomplete feature of the dress not attached during…