“I love your feet because they have wandered over the earth and through the wind and water until they brought you to me.” Pablo Neruda


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Beautiful Storytelling. Elegant. Natural

Wynand van der Merwe,  is an elegant and natural story teller through his artistic and documentary Wedding and Lifestyle Photography!

He shoots with available light and memories are captured with elegance and creativity!

He is based in Gauteng, South Africa. But he absolutely adores to travel and has documented weddings in places such as India, Israel and Mozambique.

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Some posing and direction is required with every client Wynand has photographed, but to allow couples to interact with each other and to forget the photographer in that moment...that moment is priceless. People just look more beautiful when they are natural!


Every wedding and family are unique, and they are treated as such. A lot of creativity is required, but that is what Wynand thrives upon. His attention to detail and passion for artistic flair pairs up so that he can capture the most beautiful memories which will last a lifetime!


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