Food Photographer & Stylist - Motif Lifestyle Images Ltd.

Deborah Aspray


Deborah Aspray graduated from Melbourne's Photography Studies College & returned to her native Christchurch to pursue her passion in photography. She now runs a successful commercial photography business from her studio, and specialises in product & lifestyle photography, with a particular passion (& taste!) for food photography.

Deborah is a multi award winning photographer both in NZ & Australia, & in 2006 won the title of NZ Advertising Photographer of the Year.

To complement her photographic assignments, Deborah also provides styling services for her own clients, as well as other photographers and TV production companies.

In her spare time Deborah also maintains a food blog called ‘The Food Union’, for which she cooks, styles and photographs all the recipes.


Barrys Bay Cheese
Blanche Devine Catering
Blazey Uniforms
Canon Hill Foods
Canterbury Biltong
Chicago Pizza
Costas Taverna
Couplands Bakery
Eadie Fyes
Foodtown Magazine
French Bakery
Fritz's Weiners
Grace & Flavour
Graeme Jacobs Architect
Harcourts Gold
Hadyn Brushware
Hayley & Co


Heinz Watties
I Love Christmas
Independent Fisheries
Juice Creative
Karena & Kasey Te Awa Bird
Kiwi Bacon
Luxon Advertising
Made with Nature
Marc Bendall Jewellery
Marion McKellow Jewellery
Marmalade - Melbourne
Mudhouse Winery
Next Magazine
O'Brien Group
Paul Reed Homes
Picture the Difference
Plato Design


Powerhouse Cafe
Q Brand Agency
Revealing Ideas
Ruffell Productions
Santa Rosa Foods Ltd
Simply Bathrooms
Simply Kitchens
Strategy Design & Advertising
Sushi Express
Taste Magazine
The China Cabinet
Thinking Cap
Tony Smith - Author
Trends Magazine
Westland Dairy