North Coast Jewel

Recently I was requested to showcase a new listing for The Beach House Letting Co. The owner of the company mentioned to me that I should allow a bit of extra time for this location as it was rather special! Well this property certainly did not disappoint and I enjoyed every moment of the breathtaking beach house! One arrives to a fairly understated entrance and then from the … [Read more...]

TLV House, Israel

TLV House is situated just outside Tel Aviv in Israel and for me this project realized a career-long goal in being commissioned to showcase architecture in another continent. The residence is designed by world-renowned architects, Metropole Architects and the design brings a bold, modern look to the Tel Aviv residential landscape. The site is an elongated, rectangular plot … [Read more...]

The Wooden Men

It is always more special to showcase an interiors project when there is an added interest in quirky artwork or décor that features in an interior solution. This was so true for a showcase of the interior design work of Union 3 in a project that contained wooden men! One doing high jump over the balustrade in the lounge as you enter the home and the other deep in thought as he … [Read more...]

Exploring Tel Aviv in Israel

In April of 2017, I was commissioned to showcase a sensational residential home, TLV House, in the suburbs of Tel Aviv designed by world-class architects, Metropole Architects. During the off time I took opportunity to explore Tel Aviv and was shown around this beautiful city by the home owner of the residence being showcased. A few of these images are available for purchase in … [Read more...]

Zimbali Living

"Architecture is both the process and product of planning, designing and constructing space that reflects functional, social and aesthetic considerations." - Habitat Magazine. This is none more true than for this magnificent home within a complex of homes in the estate that epitomizes Zimbali living built by Extra Dimensions Property Group. With sea views from the bedrooms on … [Read more...]

Umdloti Beach House

A few weeks ago I was commissioned to showcase another wonderful design by Metropole Architects. This location had the usual majestic cantilevers and floating planes we've come to expect from this amazing architectural firm but, due to it not being within a residential estate, the design boundaries of the architecture were pushed to the limits and the sophisticated result was … [Read more...]

Downtown Honolulu in Hawaii

To end of the year of 2016, I spent some time on assignment on the islands of Hawaii. I took the opportunity to capture the beauty of downtown Honolulu, the big city on the island of Oahu, in the first light of the day and that amazing morning twilight. Honolulu really is a melting pot of cultures and a place fully geared for the tourists. So from the Hawaii State Capitol and … [Read more...]

Medstone Medical

Medstone Medical Centre is a new A-grade commercial building offering sectional title Retail Shops and Medical Suites specifically designed for Medical Practitioners and related businesses in Umhlanga New Town Centre that accommodates the Umhlanga Eye Institute on the 5th Floor. The site was designed and project managed by FWJK Architecture.   … [Read more...]

Ethekweni Hospital

The Ethekweni Hospital and Heart Centre recently completed an extension to their facility and Pelican Systems provided the ceiling and partitioning systems as part of the scope of the build. Here are a few images that show the ceiling installation as well as how some of the partitions were implemented to create a facility of world class standards. … [Read more...]

The Lion Match Company

This iconic South African company has a new home in Durban - The Lion Match Company perpetually strives to improve their product formulations and technology to ensure that products are reliable and set at an optimum level of performance. The site was designed by Durban-based architects, Emmett Architects who provide appropriate sustainable architectural solutions mindful of … [Read more...]