I love the art of photography and have been collecting work from other photographers for over 40 years. My biggest regret is not buying an Ansel Adams “Moonrise over Hernandez New Mexico” print when I had the chance back in 1980. It was selling for about $US 2,000 at the time. I knew I should
This is a photo of Peter Adams – a legend of our Australian photographic industry. Peter spent 38 years photographing and interviewing 500 photographers from all over the world – those he considers to be some of the most iconic image makers of photography. I stayed with Peter up in the Blue Mountains when I
1 Assess the scene. The biggest problem when photographing spectacular landscapes is you can often get overwhelmed by it and just start shooting, shooting, shooting. You have to avoid that, because when you get home you may find you have missed “the shot”. The key is to look for elements in the scene that convey
I have taken many wildlife shots, but I will never forget this one story. I was on safari in Zimbabwe at a magical spot called Mana Pools. This huge bull elephant walked right past our camp and down to the river, then swam out to the grassy islands in the middle of the mighty Zambesi.
The Antarctic is still one of the world’s greatest wilderness areas and I have always wanted to experience its pristine beauty. It is a place that still holds many mysteries and exciting tales of early explorers who have tried to unlock and explore its secrets. Its potentially hostile conditions keep us humans in check and
There is no better feeling than getting in your car and heading off into the outback for an adventure. Once you hit the road, it doesn’t matter what you have left behind or forgotten to do. The cries of life’s urgency dwindle with the kilometres travelled and you begin to unwind as the view ahead