This is another ad hoc collection, not of memories of past adventures and events, but of current adventures and events that will become those memories.
Tasmania has lovely local festivals – food related, history related, solstice related, music, or craft related – whatever small towns can do to ring people in, entertain them, and showcase local interests. It also has a couple of major festivals … Continued
MONA is a magical place. This is one of my favourite places in Tasmania, and at only 3 hours travel away it’s not too difficult to visit. What is MONA? Art gallery, museum, winery, brewery, restaurant, music venue and home for … Continued
One of the uniting factors across the world is the desire to create beauty. In all countries and across all times we have found ways of creating some form of art, some form of beauty that inspires. In many villages … Continued
Sunsets and sunrises don’t come too often in Xi’an, so I am enjoying them while I can in Port Townsend, Wa. I came here to attend the annual Artist’s Round Table – ART. This is a gathering of photographers, drawn … Continued
Does making beautiful things compensate for backache, for having to turn up to work five or six days a week, in heat and rain, in storms or drought? I watched the lacquer artists and saw the exquisite beauty they created, and … Continued
Henri Cartier-Bresson says “Just be there”. Basically his advice is not to think too much about what images you are making, not to plan overly – just be there and shoot what happens. This is advice I take very seriously, … Continued