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Sanette is a talented and experienced headshot and dance photographer based in Sandton.

She has a keen eye for detail and a passion for capturing the essence of her subjects. As a dance photographer, Sanette brings a unique perspective to her work, combining her technical skills and artistic vision to capture the beauty and grace of dancers in motion. She has a deep understanding of dance and the human form, which allows her to create images that showcase the movement, energy and emotion of her subjects.

Whether capturing a solo performance or a large group, Sanettte’s passion for dance photography shines through in every image she creates, making her a sought-after photographer for dance companies, schools and individual dancers alike.

Her headshot photography is equally as impressive, capturing the personality and character of her clients in a professional and flattering way. Whether shooting in a studio or on location, Sanette always strives to create a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere for her clients. She is dedicated to helping her clients put their best foot forward and leaves the shoot feeling confident and proud of their images.

With a commitment to quality and an unwavering passion for her craft, Sanette is the photographer of choice for those seeking beautiful, timeless images.

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Here are a few quick, random and totally true facts about me!

  • My husband and I got engaged after a whirlwind romance that spanned just 18 days over the course of 4 months. Although we lived in different cities, Pretoria and Durban, we were smitten with each other from the moment we met. Our story is proof that love, at first sight, is a real phenomenon!
  • I have always been fascinated by ballet, and as a child, I dreamt of becoming a ballerina. Despite not having pursued it professionally, the love for it still lingers in my heart and I often find myself lost in the rhythm of beautiful music.
  • I used to be a professional Flamenco dancer in my younger years – Olé!
  • I had aspirations of becoming a doctor, but alas, the mere sight of blood sends shivers down my spine and leaves me feeling green around the gills. Let’s just say, I’m better suited for a career in photography!
  • Before Photo Nette came to be, I was a total computer nerd!! YES! A Systems Analyst and SQL whiz. But then in 2007, I decided to bid farewell to the corporate world and become a full-time stay-at-home mom, and now my “baby” is all grown up at 21!
  • Baked cheesecake – Oh yes please and thank you!
  • My business name, which means “clear picture” in French, was derived from my own name. My husband was the one who came up with this clever idea.
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