About Us



Mel Smalley



When you book a session, you will most likely speak to Mel first and even see her when you come in for your session.  She is the gears of the business and will make sure everything goes perfectly all the way from the initial enquiry to receiving you products.  Mel will also help you out with the selection process of your images.

Mel's sporting background starts with much success in her teenage years with cross country.  More recently though Mel has achieved her 2nd Dan black belt in karate.

Dave Smalley


Sports Photographer

The sports photographer of Angel Eyes.  Dave is able to combine his passion for both photography and sports together.  No session is ever the same for Dave as he likes to work with each individual, bringing their own personality to the photos.

Dave loves all sports, mostly as a fan/spectator though.  He has a long history of playing basketball.  Ever since his teens all the way through into his 30's.  Recently Dave achieved his 2nd Dan black belt in karate.

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Social Media Strategist

As Angel Eyes Professional Photography's Social Media Strategist, Abby is responsible for monitoring and updating Angel Eyes social media pages, and with her keen eye for detail, she keeps our online presence current and relevant.


With a passion for being creative with a special interest in online marketing and promotion, Abby has the knack of capturing the best image for our Angel Eyes audience.

Abby is currently a 1st Dan black belt in karate and has had much success in tournaments, including Australian National Champion in the junior opens division in 2019 for both Kumite and Kata!


As a karate practitioner, she has also modelled for us in our Sports Portraiture studio, so she knows firsthand what is involved in the process and what a great experience all Angel Eyes clients enjoy.

Located in Logan, Angel Eyes Professional Photography has been supplying Brisbane & surrounding areas with professional quality photography and outstanding service since 2009.

We have had the privilege of capturing 100's of talented athletes from kids to adults, and in a diverse range of sports including:

  • Soccer / Futsal

  • Football

  • Basketball

  • Baseball

  • Dance

  • Hockey

  • Gridiron

  • Karate

  • Fitness

  • Athletics

  • Gymnastics

  • Cheer

  • Triathlon

  • BMX

  • Car racing

  • Wake boarding

  • Motor Cross

  • Skipping

  • Boat racing

  • & Lots more!

Interested in a dramatic light sport portrait experience?  Contact us now to find out more!