The Small Fishing Village of Kassiesbaai, Arniston

Arniston is a small seaside settlement in the Overberg region on the Cape South coast, close to Cape Agulhas, the southernmost tip of Africa. The town is named after a British ship, which ran aground in in May 1815. Only 6 of the 378 people on board survived the wreck. The town is favored holiday […]

Sandboarding on the West Coast

About an hour from Cape Town up the West Coast road just off the R307 are the dunes of Atlantis. We were hosted by Sunscene Outdoor Adventures who carefully took the kids through the dos and dont’s of hitting the slopes. The dunes here are high and good fun for everyone. All Photography by Vincent […]

Paternoster and the West Coast

We took advantage of the great weather we’ve been having lately and headed up the West Coast to spend the weekend at Paternoster, a quiet fishing village about 2 hours drive from Cape Town. It’s also the perfect time of the year to take in the spectacular pageant of Namaqualand wild flowers. On the way […]

Camps Bay Beach with Olympic Gymnast Odette Richard

Odette Richard

I met Odette while holidaying in Mauritius last year. She’s a South African Rhythmic Gymnast who competed in the 2006 Commonwealth Games as well as the 2008 Beijing Olympics. On her last trip to Cape Town, I took these pics on Camps Bay beach. Those eyes are piercingly beautiful. All Photography by Vincent Raffray is […]

Afternoon on Camps Bay Beach, Cape Town

Camps Bay Beach, Cape Town – Camps Bay is a trendy suburb, 7 minutes from the centre of Cape Town. Set against the impressive backdrop of the Twelve Apostles mountain range, Camps Bay is one of Cape Town’s largest and most beautiful beaches. As a social photographer, these beaches are the perfect hunting ground for […]

On the beach at Clifton, Cape Town

Clifton Beach, Cape Town –   With 4 famous beaches, many famous residents and 1 famous road – Nettleton Road – it is only a very privileged few who get to call the suburb of Clifton in Cape Town, Home. The Clifton beaches on the other hand, is a free for all and a great […]