Last chance to see Sydney alive…

On the St James entrance to Hyde Park North in Central Sydney hang 22 gigantic (2.8m x 1.78m) photographic prints. They’re the finalists selected by a panel of judges from over 1300 entries into the Sydney Life Photographic Prize. Each year this competition celebrates “the Sydney that lies beneath the iconic images” that usually define…

North & West Africa, freshly bottled!

After nearly two months of distillation since returning from North and West Africa, the photographs I took there earlier this year have simmered down to a fine stock. Late last night (yes it was a Friday night, wince) I carefully bottled this eclectic distillation, mixing together flavours from Morocco, Mauritania, Senegal and Ghana. With a…

Intercontinental Latin Sound

I nabbed this photograph of Bolivian musicians taking a break from an uphill march and the relentless sunshine pummeling our heads during a fiesta in Copacabana, Bolivia. Like most people at the fiesta -performers and spectators alike- taking a break was essential to recharge after all the beers, marching, dancing, singing, and in my case:…