Overview 2014

It's time again to finish the year in photos. Here's a snapshot of my favourite photos and the ones that sum up what my year's been about. This is a long post, but lots of photos and nothing too onerous to get bogged down in. The photos I have used are wonderful in my eyes, … Continue reading Overview 2014

Photo Walk: Uni in Summer

I'm not a summer person. It's rare that you'll catch me outside in the height of summer. Last week the temperature in Sydney was over 30 degrees celcius almost every day. Normally in summer I'm only out of the air-conditioning just long enough to get from place to place and I rarely wander. But this … Continue reading Photo Walk: Uni in Summer

Southbank Royale

For my recent trip to Melbourne I was looking to stay in a motel or apartment chain, but K persuaded me to look into a holiday rental. We wanted to stay close to the CBD, but not right in the middle of the city. The main thing we wanted to see in Melbourne was the … Continue reading Southbank Royale

Photo Walk: Melbourne CBD

After a day of travelling I arrived in Melbourne before K so I ventured into the city for a bite to eat. K doesn't like Asian food so I made my way to Chinatown to get my Asian fix before she arrived. I'm of the opinion that you don't need fancy surroundings to have quality … Continue reading Photo Walk: Melbourne CBD

Monet’s Gardens at NGV

I recently spent a long weekend in Melbourne with a girlfriend so we could see the Monet's Gardens exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV). In the NGV foyer there's an installation by C√©leste Boursier-Mougenot who, as the NGV website describes, 'creates large-scale acoustic installations and environments which draw upon forces of nature and … Continue reading Monet’s Gardens at NGV