ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘Nadine Canestri Photography’


Meet the Massey-Bormans! We had a text book photo shoot a few weeks ago at Cornwall Park Domain. I love this time of year for family photos! The autumn leaves are falling, the light is softer, and its not too hot. Ordinarily children have a photo shoot ‘life-span’ of about 30-40 minutes, but even after […]Continue Reading


What a truly gorgeous wedding Ben and Mai had on April 13th!! I love the vintage theme that ran through all the details that made up their special day. They were married at Sorrento in the Cornwall Park Domain surrounded by loving friends and family. With just 45 minutes for their photo shoot, they were […]Continue Reading


Photographing this picture perfect little family was such a dream! The shoot took place in Ararimu on Fallan’s family property, then later at their family friends old villa down the road. Fallan and Warrick have the most adorable little man, so this engagement shoot also doubled as a family photo shoot. Even though the weather […]Continue Reading


It was soo amazing to be able to spend the morning photographing a beautiful three day old baby girl! I love everything about newborn babies, their soft little puckered lips, their perfect little fingers and toes and their soft silky skin. Sooo delicious!! I have found that photographing a newborn is easiest when they are […]Continue Reading


Im sooo excited to be photographing Ben and Mai’s special day in just three weeks! They will tie the knot at gorgeous Sorrento, in the One Tree Hill Domain. A few Saturdays ago we met at Cornwall Park to discuss the finer details of their wedding day, and to have an engagement photo shoot. When […]Continue Reading


Meet the Callander family! We had a lovely morning at the Point Chev beach last Saturday. The lighting was soft and even, making them all looking amazing in their various shades of blue! With three gorgeous children under the age of 5yrs, a family session like this one can be quite the challenge! But they […]Continue Reading


It was such a pleasure to spend the the afternoon with these guys! Our photo shoot was booked on the day New Zealand experienced the terrible ‘Weather Bomb’, but I was soo pleased despite bad weather predictions, Victoria and her family still wanted to go through with the shoot. And as it turned out, we […]Continue Reading


Meet Crystal. Crystal is a beautiful gifted violin player with an amazing singing voice. Among her many talents is creative design and as we have just discovered, a touch of modelling! Crystal kindly gave hours to both my business and my brother Jesse’s Chiropractic business, designing leaflets and logo’s, business cards and the like. She […]Continue Reading


Yes, this is my very first Engagement Photo Shoot!! And represents the beginning of a new chapter for my business. I was honored and super excited when Kelly asked me to photograph as a second shooter at their wedding this coming November! I suggested they have an engagement photo shoot. Some have said that one […]Continue Reading


Tracie contacted me a month or two before Christmas saying her husband had come up with a brilliant idea. Tracie and Kevin along with their four gorgeous boys go camping every Christmas Holidays at Motutara Farm in Whananaki. My family has also been holiday making there for many years. They couldn’t think of a more […]Continue Reading