Articles - Miscellaneous

First Timer at Motorsport Photography

Today I took a very significant deviation from my photographic subject matter interest and photographed motorsport. Back in July a good friend of mine invited me along to photograph the iRace Round 7 meet at Eastern Creek International Raceway. Now, I am not particularly interested in sports, know practically nothing about motorsport and have no [ read more ]

Photography Competitions: Not Worth Bothering

I am frustrated. Extremely frustrated. I have come back from another competition night at my camera club, where I failed to pick up a single award (I entered three images) despite favourable comments from the judge. This has been a constant theme this year. For the last two months (and for most months this year) [ read more ]

Getting Back into Band Photography

I was engaged recently to do a promotional photoshoot for Sydney band The Rubber Band (of which I was originally a member when it was starting, and in which I played a fill-in role on drums earlier this year). I am also a musician, have been playing for 25 years, and last year retired from [ read more ]