'I grew up in Durban, South Africa and started taking pictures of family and friends from a young age, documenting everything around me.'

Sharday Swanepoel is a South African photographic artist currently living and working in the small coastal village of Kommetjie, just outside Cape Town. Her work explores the nostalgia of childhood wonder set against the backdrop of mundane domestic life, using intimate imagery to depict the uncensored realities of motherhood.