An abstract look at the Brisbane city skyline, taken late on a hot autumn day.Read More
Golden hour in the clearing,
Colours of green and gold.
Warm, bright, light.Read More
A concept of the belief in days gone by, that the world was flat.
What happened if you met the ends of the earth?
Would you sail into oblivion, just falling from the edge?
Would you see nothing? Does it just stop or is there just clouds and water, streaming down the edges, disappearing into the void?
What would you see if you looked into your imagination?Read More
If you look at any photograph today that is the product of Intentional Camera Movement (ICM), or some of the other abstract photographic techniques, it’s not difficult to see how this type of abstract, painterly effect has a strong similarity to the impressionist movement in the world of painting. Impressionist painting is characterised by relatively small, thin, yet visible brush strokes, often with an open composition. It has a certain distinct way of showing light in its changing qualities; often accentuating and distorting the effects of the passage of time. The beauty of it is that the subject matter can often be very ordinary, for example a tree or a simple landscape of a beach and the ocean. However the inclusion of movement creates an element of human perception and experience, and often unusual visual angles for the eye to explore.Read More
To drop anchor, to seek shelter.
To push on through the storm.
To survive and tell the tale,
or to fall,
Timing is everything.
Colour, texture, shadow and light,
Leading to the shelter of the archway.Read More
0223 - The Jetty
Sunset, dusk, bold bright colour.
shadows and tones of orange and gold.
Those of you who follow my work regularly will have noticed that I’ve been posting an unusual style of photograph recently. The photographs often have a blurred, painterly effect, even a little abstract, which has probably led some of you to believe that either...Read More
Distant, sharp, jagged,
Rising from the plains,
mountains of glass upon fields of green.
Serenity, Silence, Simplicity,
Nothing but the warm light and gentle breeze.
A moment of reflection.