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Corné & Yolandi's Wedding

Corné and Yolandi Hattingh got married in Secunda in March 2011 and I had the privilege to capture some memories of this special occasion.  Rain threatened to ruin the outdoor photo’s but in the end the overcast sky helped to soften the light a bit.   32 more words


Hanging out with the De Bruyns.

Meet our friends Craig, Jeanine, Jared and Cayley de Bruyn.  We did this shoot in January this year just before Jared had to leave for a study & work stint in the UK.   28 more words


L’Ange – Chapter 2 More on Quarta and Secunda

L’Ange begins with a salute, which I won’t repeat here. I will note that he warns to only use the salute in a friendly match, never when fighting in earnest. 363 more words


L’Ange – Chapter 1 Secunda

Here is the illustration of Secunda.

Features of the guard as per the illustration

  • Hand is turned to that the palm is down
  • Quillons are vertical…
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The winter of the soul (and Secunda)

I sit here on this WET winter morning.
Finally! This town has been overdue some rain.
It’s been a while since, a dreary day has been so welcome! 250 more words


L’Ange – Chapter 7, Part 3

The third thrust in chapter 7 is giving my group quite a bit of trouble. The beginning is easy enough. If you are on the inside and the opponent parries in quarta, then you should disengage while gathering your front foot back. 707 more words