In Chasing Shadows (above) a toddler runs across the courtyard. Wellington’s finest firemen feature in Off to Work (below).
I have taken the split-second story challenge literally where a moment is missed in the blink of an eye. In “Jandals too big!” above, this young toddler falls backwards as he tries to manoeuvre his little feet inside some borrowed jandals (jandals is Kiwi slang for flip-flops, slippers, thongs, slides, zori etc). The two images below are … Continue reading
Perspective is challenging. The search for a different perspective forces you to be creative and think of alternate ways of viewing something. I believe the ingredients to creating compelling images are practice, patience, imagination and a little bit of luck. Here are a few images from my collection. Click here to view other Daily Post … Continue reading
These images are of window displays in a large department store. With music playing and moving parts the animated displays of teddy bears, toy soldiers and deli workers transport you through the glass windows into an enchanted and faraway land. I observed throngs of children stand at the window gazing at these displays with joy and … Continue reading
Pictured above is a lone pilot boat guiding a container ship into Port Vila harbour, Vanuatu. You can see more submissions for this weeks photo challenge at the following link http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/12/20/photo-challenge-one/ .
Without realizing it, all my travel photos always contain horizons. The natural and man-made landscapes and architecture seem to leave a lasting memory in your mind. Here are a few from my travels. See here for more submissions for this weeks Daily Post challenge.
“Allez, Allez, Allez” shows Wellington’s yellow buses in action at the bus interchange whilst colourful murals are displayed on the wall of “Masons Lane” which descends below the city streets. See here for more submissions for this weeks Daily Post photography challenge.
This weeks challenge has really opened my eyes to looking at composition in a different way. The images below are highly experimental and I have tried to incorporate converging lines, negative space, texture, patterns and light. See here for more submissions for this weeks Daily Post photography challenge.
Framing an image in either portrait or landscape is a happy dilemma I often have. Both orientations can present the subject in a different light. Here are a couple of images for this weeks challenge. If you have a free minute to comment below, I’d be interested to know which one you prefer and why. … Continue reading
Nostalgia describes a certain affinity to memorable moments of the past. Taste, smell, touch, sounds and imagery are triggers that are powerful enough to transport you back to those happy and idyllic times. For me those happy times are a collection of childhood memories, my formative years and even recent events. For example the smell of … Continue reading