This is the face that greets you when you arrive at Luna Park in Sydney (Australia). It is a rather striking (if somewhat disconcerting) welcome to a very lively fun-park.
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I do so love the great outdoors.
There is something about being immersed in nature that just coaxes me to
take a deep breath …
and let go …
Rebuilding the Foundations
I have spent a lot of time in hospitals over the last three years. It got to the stage where I started taking my camera with me in the hope of capturing some of my experiences.
This didn’t really work as it helps to be able to see clearly and be able to control your limbs and hands in order to take good photographs. (Who knew?)
This image is one of the few that I’ve managed to capture in hospital – two decorators strolling down one of the numerous corridors. However, it seemed a fitting analogy of my current state.
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A Worthy Companion
I consider the love of music to be one of the greatest treasures that my parents have ever given me.
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In the Frame
It rarely crosses my mind to take photos of myself. So I was surprised to learn that a major exhibition had recently been held focusing on the art of the self-portrait, or the ‘selfie’.
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Wonder and Unease
Carousels, or Merry-Go-Rounds, have fascinated me for years: the odd accompanying music, the hidden speed of its spinning and the bright, colourful lights. But it has been the level of detail contained in these amusement ride contraptions that has always drawn my attention.
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Quiet In The Midst Of The Storm
At a local music festival, all the children were ecstatic to find that the playground had been extended with items to run over, clamber, climb and swing on.
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Things To Remember
There is an idiom that states: “You can choose your friends, but you can’t choose your family”.
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