About Sean

Hi, my name is Sean. I am a wedding and family portrait photographer who loves my family, my dogs and the sea.

I am blessed to live south of Durban, South Africa.

Photography is not about the past, its about the future and I would love to create classic memories for you. More about me….. 





Marius and Angie, a couple shoot in Margate. Angie and Marius are engaged and will be exchanging vows later this year. (I am so excited for their wedding). After meeting with Angie and Marius to discuss their wedding day, it was time to plan their engagement photo shoot. Marius is in the motor vehicle industry

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Yolandi and Chris exchange change vows at Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve. On Saturday the 22 June, Yolandi and Chris exchanged vows at a stunning ceremony at the picturesque Thanda Safari Private Game Reserve in Zululand in KwaZulu-Natal. Alana from Kiss and Make-up did hair and makeup on the bridesmaids, the bride’s mom and hair

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Rosali and Tiaan exchange vows in Izotcha on the KZN South Coast. A few months ago I blogged about Rosali and Tiaan’s pre-wedding photo session. I love winter weddings in Kwazulu Natal. We are really blessed not experience the chill the rest of South Africa experiences at this time of year and the weather is

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A couple in love at Park Rynie on the South Coast. I loved meeting this amazing couple and creating memories for them. Geraldine and Adriaan came to the Park Rynie on the South Coast for a quick getaway. They met during an interview about 5 years ago. As they got to know each other, their

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Juley and Josh are engaged. I will never forget the first time I met Juley. It was the  1 August 2017, the start of the last month of winter. I love winter as  the golden colour in the sky at sunrise and sunset is amazing. I left home at 04hoo and drove through to Umhlanga

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Samantha and Jarrod exchange vows at Umthuzni Hotel in Umtentweni (near Port Shepstone) on the Kwazulu Natal South Coast. I truly believe that this wedding was blessed by the Almighty. The week leading up to the wedding, Sam and I had called each other daily. The weather prediction for her wedding day indicated that it

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An emotional Wedding in Kokstad. Garth and Lamise exchange vows. I love the country and travelling to Kokstad can be considered as a destination wedding for me. I actually love the area and March is a great time of year. Not too hot, not too cold. This day was no different, I arrived at Lamise

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A couple photo shoot in Durban. Makeup and Hair: Alana from Kiss and Makeup I loved meeting Yolandi & Chris for their pre-wedding photo shoot in Durban. I need to tell you a little about how this couple met – I love their story. Picture the scene – a little shop in Europe. Both Yolandi

sean van tonder couple photography durban

Have you heard? Meshach and Nicole are engaged to be married. What a fantastic afternoon I spent with Meshach and Nicole at the Kenith Stainnbank Nature Reserve in Durban. When in the reserve, you feel like you in the bushveld and not in the city (excpet for the odd noise from a truck passing by

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