If there is one apprentice who keeps stepping up, it’s Rachel King. I have spent many a morning with her and she is always there with a smile and a wave. Her natural ability to connect with her rides often sees the best of them come raceday. It is no surprise that she keeps getting […]
Need For Steed Australia
Many champions have graced the turf at Royal Randwick Racecourse, and perhaps you own or follow a horse. The journey begins here, behind the scenes in the early hours of the day. From track work, to swimming, to time spent in the stables and more, photographing a racehorse during the course of its racing journey is a story in itself. Take advantage of getting photos during the various stages of its career.
- RACING MOMENTSBOOM! The Bjorn Baker team and Blake Shinn take out the Yarraman Park Breeder's Classic with lionhearted Champagne Cuddles. A well deserved victory and big cuddles from Alva!
- AboutAmanda WoodHorses have always been a part of my life. Since joining the racing industry first as a pony rider and becoming a photographer along the way, has been a journey rich in action and colourful people. Racing is an incredible family and I feel blessed to be a part of it.
- NFSNeed for Steed Australia began in 2012 with a small travel camera taking moments I felt should be captured and shared. With my talented mentor Geoffrey, combined with the support and encouragement of Gai Waterhouse, I was off at a gallop and have yet to pull up!
- Your HorseEvery horse is an individual like us. If you would like something special, please feel free to contact me to discuss ideas or projects. Amanda@needforsteed.com.au or 0422818682