Monthly Archives: September 2011

OCTOBER PHOTO OF THE MONTH – HIGHWAY TO HELL

I realised a few days ago whilst doing some ‘blog housekeeping’ that I had neglected to give one of my favourite photographs from Iceland ‘Photograph of the Month’ status. This photograph; which I titled ‘Highway to Hell’ was taken in the geothermal Namafjall region of Iceland and was travel photograph of the week over at […]

ADOBE LIGHTROOM 3.5 FULL VERSION NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD

• Additional camera support for over 20 new camera models including the Nikon Coolpix P7100, Olympus E-PL3 and Sony SLT-A77 • Corrections for issues introduced in previous versions of Lightroom 3 See the Read Me Notes in the download for a full list of new camera support and correction issues. Edit – Update also available […]

ANTARCTICA PACKING LIST PART TWO – CLOTHING : 66 NORTH IS HEADED SOUTH

For the regular readers of my blog it will come as no surprise that I am a big fan of the 66 North brand of clothing from Iceland. It is therefore a fait accompli that 66 North is high on my packing list for Antarctica in November this year. For those of you who may […]

SILVERSHOTZ 2011 PORTFOLIO ANNOUNCEMENT

I received notification a few days ago that my Iceland Portfolio has been selected to be part of the Silvershotz 2011 Portfolio Awards. Silvershotz is a contemporary fine art photography magazine that includes folios ranging from landscape to abstract, social documentary to still life. The magazine is produced in a one hundred page coffee table […]

ANTARCTICA 2011 PACKING LIST – PART ONE: CAMERA GEAR

I started a blog post about my packing list for the Antarctica expedition in November this year and quickly realised that it was going to be a very long list indeed. So, rather than try and squeeze it into a single post I am breaking up the list into different components to make it a […]

NEW EXHIBITION ANNOUNCEMENT – ‘COLOURS OF ICELAND’ AT THE WILDERNESS GALLERY

I am excited to announce the upcoming exhibition ‘Colours of Iceland‘ at the Wilderness Gallery at Cradle Mountain in Tasmania. The exhibition opens in the afternoon of December 2nd 2011 and will run for most of 2012. ‘Colours of Iceland’ includes approximately twenty four of my favourite and most evocative photographs from Iceland. Included amongst […]

APERTURE ACADEMY PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE MONTH SEPTEMBER 2011

Each month the International Aperture Accademy features a selected individual professional photographer on their website in the form of a question and answer interview. It is an opportunity to hear what other professional photographers have to say on various topics as well as being an outlet for them to tell their personal story and discuss […]

GODAFOSS – PHOTO OF THE MONTH SEPTEMBER

Sticking with the waterfall theme the photograph of the month for September is the waterfall ‘Godafoss’; which literally translated from Icelandic means ‘Waterfall of the Gods’. Godafoss is one of Iceland’s most beautiful and easily accessible waterfalls. The waterfall is formed by the cascading glacial waters of the river Skja’lfandafljo’t; which has cut a horseshoe canyon […]

DIARY DATE: PHOTO PLUS NEW YORK OCTOBER 2011 – MOAB AND LEGION PAPER PRINT DISPLAY

A Diary Date to Note: If you are attending Photo Plus in October this year in New York please be sure to get along and see the good folks at Moab and Legion Paper; who will be displaying a number of Fine Art prints from their Moab Masters including my Gold Award winning Australian Professional […]