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.
- WINXWhat a way to bow out of racing! A day I'll never forget as Randwick said farewell to the mighty mare Winx. Thank you for an amazing ride and showing us all what the Sport of Kings is all about.
- 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