claire elise

fine art photography

    Bonnie from Beth and Duke approached me to be a part of Collaborate For A Cause I was excited to be involved again, as I took part last year. The aim of ‘Collaborate for a Cause’ is to promote friendship, understanding and fun throughout the Facebook handmade community, while raising important funds for charities.  What […]

  Amelia and I were heading home from a later afternoon grocery shop, when we spotted some nice golden light. I asked my 2 and a half year old if she wanted to stop and “take pictures” as we call it, she replied “yeah!”. We raced home to put the cold things away and with […]

  From the sun kissed shores of Casuarina Beach Laura and Matt shared their heart felt ceremony with close family and friends. With a stunning beach house awaiting, they then made their way up the quaint beach trail to sign the register and hear some beautiful readings presented by all the the children in their […]

  I teamed up with Wedding Flowers by Keren, Circle of Love Weddings, Zambetto’s Cakes, Ameras Makeup, Invitation Designs By Eliza and La Bella Bridal at the beautiful Coolibah Downs Private Estate to create a romantic shoot inspired by a fairytale. Everyone loves a fairytale and we are no different! Inspiring us for this winter romance wedding was one of our favourite fairytales […]

  28th May 2016 Gayle Rowlands Dylan Becze Venue- Clio’s on Rosemount Hair & Make up – Ashley Rossouw – Arbonne at All the Hairy Details Dress -Luv Bridal Suit -Roger David Flowers – I did the bouquet, button holes and reception arrangements myself. I got all the flowers from the Brisbane Flower Markets. Celebrant- […]

Sunday 1st May Mimi Hunter Southport Spit Main Beach Hair and makeup by: myself – Mimi Hunter – professional makeup artist. Tutus by Lavender princess – [shareprints gallery_id=”5387″ gallery_type=”masonry” gallery_position=”pos_center” gallery_width=”width_90″ image_size=”large” image_padding=”0″ theme=”dark” image_hover=”false” lightbox_type=”slide” titles=”true” captions=”true” descriptions=”true” comments=”true” sharing=”true”]Any special moments you would like me to share on the blog from […]

  Hannah’s Bump I had the best time swimming… ish in Currumbin Rock Pools with Hannah, she didn’t tell me until she was int the water that she wasn’t totally able to swim but she rocked it anyway!   Date: 18-4-2016 Name: Hannah Macleod Location: currumbin Rock pool Hair-makeup: me /hannah Macleod A word From […]

  I asked Natasha.. Memories from the day: Being my first pregnancy everyone recommended I get a maternity shoot. I was nervous and have to admit I almost backed out a dozen times. I was very self conscious about my growing body. Pregnancy is a beautiful thing and Claire captured such beautiful moments that I’ll […]

  Wedding Flowers By Keren & Ellen Munro Make Up Artist really came through on this little dusk styled shoot. We had some gorgeous red blooms incorporated into flower crowns, buttonhole and an amazing bouquet, Keren is a real talent! I found the red velvet dress at a local op shop in Oxenford and the […]






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