Orange Sky Editorial Shoot



A magazine I shoot for asked me to photograph Lucas Patchett and Nic Marchesi from Orange Sky Australia.  In 2014 they started with one van loaded with a couple of washing machines and dryers in the back,

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When I photographed Ray Charles



I had the privilege to photograph Ray Charles in Brisbane on his tour in 2003 for a Griffith campaign created by Redsuit Advertising. The morning shoot was in the Sheraton Hotel, now the Sofitel. Before I started my shoot I was told by one of his minders “I was not to speak to Mr Charles, […]

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Tatau ceremony, Samoa



I stumbled across a so called reality television show about tattoo masters and it was, in my “clean skin” opinion, crass, nothing like the real master I witnessed working on a pe’a, a traditional male tattoo. These images are from a tatau ceremony I photographed for a client in Samoa. It is a ritual, an […]

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Tanna Island



When the eye of Cyclone Pam passed over Tanna Island in Vanuatu it decimated it’s landscape and villages. Aid was getting through and the telco Digicel had begun to restore mobile phone service to the islands but during the mayhem of this vicious storm many people had their handset either destroyed or lost. The simple […]

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BOSIET



I’ve been asked why I list BOSIET in my certifcations. BOSIET stands for Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training. This course covers safety induction, helicopter safety and escape (the best bit!!), fire fighting (2nd best bit!!) sea survival and first aid. A client had me complete this training so I could photograph this ship, […]

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