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My best friend looked at the portraits of me in Paris and said. “You got your makeup and hair properly done? Like a real shoot?” To which I said, “Absolutely yes.” It was the day before I took the afternoon flight back home. I’d worked 10 out of the 14 days I had in Paris. […]

February 25, 2020

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Anyone who knows me knows my world revolves around stories. I feel they are powerful and have the incredible ability to inspire, evoke love and burst our romantic hearts wide open. People ask me all the time where my stories come from. And here’s the secret…I don’t have a writer’s gene in me.  I wish […]

February 22, 2020

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Beautiful mummy, Christine, contacted me when she was pregnant with baby #2 ❤ JULY 2017 As I look through each of their precious photographs, I begin to realise that they paint the story of their beautiful daughter, Paige. From a tiny little toddler to the protective and gorgeous big sister who welcomes and cradles the […]

February 20, 2020

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I opened my email and read the line: ‘Let’s do this’ ✨ Just the day before, I went to see Kay, founder of Madame Tulle in her Sydney studio, a space filled with heavenly veils. She wanted me to photograph her new veils and my gut instinct told me to propose to her a crazy […]

February 15, 2020

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Growing up, one of the most significant hurdles for me was learning how to value my worth. Because I didn’t have a strong parental figure from the age of 11 years old, I struggled with my sense of security. I had very low self-esteem and felt the need to please everybody. Over the years, I […]

February 5, 2020

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Juggling motherhood and dream chasing is never an easy task. It’s trying to find balance in our every day. One thing I’ve had to accept is that we can’t have it all – something will always have to go. And a mother’s greatest joy is to find people whom we love and trust to be […]

February 1, 2020

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The concept of film photography intrigues most of our clients. The most common misconception is confusing film with a form of video. Sometimes, when I turn up at a photo shoot and they see me rolling my film, they are in awe and feel that we have brought them back in time! So I thought […]

sweet wedding photography at hopewood house sydney by fine art film photographer amelia soegijono in australia

January 15, 2020

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Hello, my dear friends! Old and new. It has been two months or so since we launched our new website. I am so excited about this journal/blog space where I can share the depths of my hearts and also our adventures. I realised we have a lot of new visitors and followers recently. Last week […]

January 5, 2020

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