Photograph, Photography, The City

Shining Pools

Walking to a meeting in Sydney, the sun was shining onto the glass facade of an anonymous office building. The light reflected in shimmering pools on the side of a sandstone building, making the uniform shapes seem quite organic. Submitted the the WordPress weekly photo challenge Shine.

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Photograph, Photography, The City

Parramatta, city of the future

Sydney is one of the most expensive cities in the world to live and work in, with sky-high property prices. The population is expanding, mostly to the West, and hence, so to is the attention of property developers. Parramatta is a suburb in the western sprawl, and the city council have announced a $1.6 billion investment […]

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Photograph, Photography, The City

Australia Day on Sydney Harbour

Australia Day stirs mixed feelings in me. Most Australians are incredibly lucky, with democratic freedoms and an economy that makes them amongst the best off in the world. However, the wealth and opportunities are not there for indigenous Australians, and Australia Day doesn’t give this hidden Australia much to celebrate. Australia is changing though. It […]

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Landscape, Photograph, Photography, The City

Our budget has been revised

I was contacted last week by a representative of an “international press renowned for our fine art and photography publications” that wanted to include some of my photos in a publication. Wow! Hi Mike, XXX Australia are publishing a small format gift book (100 mm x 100 mm) on Australia for the tourist market and […]

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