Gingers in a MINI

On Friday 29th November, I attended the MINI Countryman launch. Myself and 2 other gingers, Jena Dover and Saul Stark, (and some cans of Fanta orange) were guests of MINI spokesperson Sias du Plessis (legendary ginger). We were dressed in I <3 Gingers, 100% Ginger, Ginger Like me, Ginga Ninja t-shirts, and the 4 of […]


Update: Ginger tally = 29

So far, I have photographed 29 gingers (including myself) in the course of 4 shoots. I have only uploaded images from the first 3 shoots at this point… 4th shoot photos will come this week. The blog will only feature one photo of each ginger. I will upload more photos on to Flickr as soon […]


Still Life with Woodpecker, Tom Robbins

A friend recommended this book to me after I told him about the ginger project. How fitting that there is a book dedicated to gingers trying to take over the world. Wonderful Here are some interesting excerpts about red heads from the book: “The Twelve Most Famous Redheads: Lucille Ball, comedienne Gen. George Custer, military […]


Wikipedia definition: Red hair

Red hair (also referred to as titian or ginger hair) varies from a deep burgundy through burnt orange to bright copper. It is characterized by high levels of the reddish pigment pheomelanin and relatively low levels of the dark pigment eumelanin. People with red hair are often referred to as redheads or gingers. Approximately 1% […]