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Welcome to the Picture Postcard​ blog, where I share recent work, ideas, inspirations, opinions, and techniques.

King music

June 27, 2017
Music and sound can punch above their weight as components of an audiovisual production. I know this, but have been emphatically reminded of the synergy in recent days....
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Produce your own greeting cards

December 21, 2016
If you're a photographer, a wonderful way to share your work is to produce greeting cards. I've been doing it for years, printing them at home on good quality paper with...
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Dark Point ages

December 15, 2016
In October I stopped off at one of my favourite locations in the Myall Lakes National Park and spent an hour or so wandering with a camera and a wide angle lens and nothi...
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Myall Creek Part 2

December 11, 2016
Responding to an awakening prompted by reading Mark Tedeschi's book 'Murder at Myall Creek—The trial that defined a nation' (see Myall Creek Part 1), I stopped, en route...
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Myall Creek Part 1

December 08, 2016
A title in a book shop stings my conscience and provokes a photographic project. A book review. Unfinished business. A personal step toward reconciliation. Ruby gave me...
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Werrikimbe blur

November 29, 2016
I like playing with intentional camera movement (ICM) to 'abstractify' natural landscapes. The technique simplifies a complex scene and imbues a lyrical quality. Well, th...
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Manifesto

November 27, 2016
Three months ago, my friend and mentor, Emeritus Professor Des Crawley, delivered a presentation titled "My story and My Style—The relationship between photographic style...
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Happy birthday, Maureen!

November 23, 2016
Maureen and Kathleen were born in 1926 and share an Irish Catholic heritage. They met and became friends in 1942 at sixteen years of age when working at the Department of...
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Did I do that?

November 22, 2016
Recently I photographed along the Googik Track (pronounced Goojick) with some friends from our photographic club. We have a personal interest group (PIG) concerned with n...
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Werrikimbe kangaroo suite

November 18, 2016
Adobe Photoshop has been a part of my photographic practice since 1999. Before that, I used Corel PhotoPaint for nine years. I've used Adobe Lightroom since version 1 bac...
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