I’ve known Shaquil and his family for a few years, so I was excited to get to capture his matric farewell. He looked really stunning in a very current trend colour suit. I loved the colour scheme. I photograph in Stellenbosch often so was looking for different locations to my usual spots. We drove up towards Jonkershoek and found the greatest light and location. We spent the afternoon laughing and having a great time capturing his special occasion. His the last kid to graduate from high school and was head boy so that was pretty huge for his family.
I loved photographing these rich colours, and get pretty excited when young people are excited as I am about a session