Capturing people with heart


Hey there!


Hate to be in front of the camera? Worried you won't look like how you want to, the photos will be unflattering, you blink a lot or your kids will be a little crazy? I get it and you're not the only one who feels like that!


I want you to feel amazing, alive, inspired and in love with your photo session. I always have a pre-shoot discussion on the ideas and plan for your shoot and on the day I will guide you with poses, create a relaxed environment so those candid moments shine through!


You deserve to look and feel amazing! I care and want you to feel proud of who you are.





Imagine reaching the end of your wedding day totally relaxed, slightly tired but with that feeling that you had the. best. day. ever!!

YES...You deserve beautiful photos with a smooth experience tailored to you! You choose the hours and I'll create the memories. Know that you can relax on your wedding day while I work with you & your families to capture your dream day.


Each wedding collection includes a comprehensive gallery of images so you can relive your beautiful day!


Book a time in for a wedding vision chat to discuss your day and what you have in mind.



Weddings are one of my favourite things to capture.


Every celebration is different and I have been so fortunate over the past 16 years to have captured so many wonderful couples and their families.


Let's make this easy in a few steps...

  1. Book a time in for a brief wedding vision session (no obligation)
  2. Confirm your itinerary & which wedding collection suits you best
  3. Booking & Confirmation completed
  4. Pre- wedding meeting to finalise your itinerary and plans (1-3 weeks before)
  5. It's your Wedding day! All you need to do is relax and have fun! I'll take care of the rest.


All of my Wedding Photo Shoots come with a USB of high res jpeg images beautifully edited images in a mix colour and black & white.


Prices start from $1,450 for 3 hours with 250+ images on USB up to $2,100 for 6 hours for 600+ images. Additional hours also available.



You're an inspiring small (or large) business owner and you love the feeling your work gives you! You are driven daily to create your dream life and do the work you truly love.


And perhaps you have hit a point of elevation where you can no longer hide behind the brand and you need to show the real you - the story of you and how you got to where you did, what inspires you and makes you tick! But...the thought of stepping in front of the camera gives you a kind of gut ache that you seriously want to avoid!


Perhaps you have some self doubt that keeps you second guessing about being good enough to be in front of the camera but you want the photos to make you feel proud!


And I want you to be proud too!


What does a Personal Brand Photo shoot include?

  • A pre-shoot 'Brand Storming' session in person or via zoom (60-90 minutes)
  • A personalised plan, curated collection of ideas specifically for you
  • The photo shoots include a range of head shots & stock styled imagery
  • A private online gallery of your edited images

    How can we work together?
  • Book a 15-30 minute Brand Query Session discussion
  • Select the session that suits your needs best
    • Sessions available are...
      - Personal Brand Photo shoot
      - Team Brand Photo shoots
      - Professional Head Shot session





Family Photography – Adelaide

+ Baby BumP Photography

Capturing your family is a beautiful thing! If you're stressed that it's going to be hard work or the kids might play up - don't!


I work with a plan in mind and photographing families outdoors always works as a beautiful way to distract the kids (and keep them entertained!).


Here are some important things I take into consideration when photographing families...

  • Pre-shoot discussion on location and your ideas
  • Photo shoots are approximately 45-60 minutes
  • We take breaks when hungry or tired children need it
  • Flexibility if the weather is not suitable to change the time/date
  • Small families (under 5 persons) $130 for the photoshoot/ Larger groups of extended family members $190- 250*
  • A private online viewing gallery is set up post shoot
  • Collections of digital images, prints or photo books are available for post shoot purchase

Call or email me to discuss your family or baby bump photo shoot - I look forward to working in a beautiful location with you & your family


Family shoots also available for large groups for Wedding Anniversaries, Birthdays and other wonderful celebrations!


Blossom Studio

Blossom Studio is a simply gorgeous location for your photo session -whether it's with your family, your loved one or just the children, it's worth it. As one of my favourite places to shoot, it is a unique location that you will treasure the photos forever.

It is my vision to capture your family in a beautiful, relaxed way making the most of this wonderful location.

Blossom Studio has traditionally been run once a year - capturing families during the very short time it is around, however I have an additional location which is in bloom around the start of September. Thus the first bloom is around the middle to end of July or early August - depending on the winter season and then of course the weather once it is here (the wind can simply blow it away!) and the second location is around a month later.

Bookings or enquiries can taken any time from the start of the year and when the blossom begins to appear photo sessions are booked in. Gift vouchers are also available.


Printed memories

Your memories deserve a better life than sitting hidden away on a USB!


You've taken the step and completed your photo shoot - now is the easy part - celebrating your efforts with beautiful prints or photo books.

Carly Mangan (previoulsy Hack) is a wedding and family photographer located in the Adelaide area.

Based in out of her office in Brighton, South Australia, Carly is available for photo shoots all over South Australia.

Areas include along the coast Semaphore/Grange, Glenelg, Somerton Park, Brighton, Hallet Cove, Port Elliot and Goolwa and Adelaide Hills areas (just to name a few).


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