includes some of the photo's in Martie De Jager's portfolio.
Martie is a freelance professional photographer situated
in the beautiful town George located in the Western Cape of
South Africa. Some of her work consists of taking photo's
such as business and promotional events, weddings, birthdays
and special occasions.
Below are some samples of her work.
Please view the [gallery] page for more beautiful photo
Photography (IPA: [fә'tɒgrәfi]
or IPA: [fә'tɑːgrәfi]) (from Greek φωτο and γραφία) is the
process, activity and art of creating still or moving pictures
by recording radiation on a sensitive medium, such as a film, or
an electronic sensor. Light patterns reflected or emitted from
objects activate a sensitive chemical or electronic sensor
during a timed exposure, usually through a photographic lens in
a device known as a camera that also stores the resulting
information chemically or electronically. Photography has many
uses for business, science, art and pleasure. The word
"photography" comes from the Greek φώς (phos) "light" + γραφίς (graphis)
"stylus", "paintbrush" or γραφή (graphê) "representation by
means of lines" or "drawing", together meaning "drawing with
light." Traditionally, the products of photography have been
called negatives and photographs, commonly shortened to photos.
The discipline of making lighting and camera choices when
recording photographic images for the cinema is dealt with under