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Patyegarang Place

The local Inner West Aboriginal community came together last week to create a new art work for Patyegarang Place – the site for the new Marrickville Library. The community spent the day engaging in the history and story of Patyegarang who was an Aboriginal woman from the Cadigal people of the Eora nation who taught the language of her people to the […]

Inner West family portrait session

It was lovely to photograph Kara & Anthony’s family at Sydney Park a few weeks ago.  The light in the late afternoon was stunning and it was great to spend some time with such a loving family. I shot the whole session on digital, using my 24-105mm f/4 lens and my trusty 50mm f/1.8. The […]

Honoring Pauline McLeod

Pauline McLeod was a versatile, multi-talented artist, who was experienced in all facets of the media. Through her work as a cultural educator, Pauline McLeod led and inspired Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians towards understanding, acceptance and healing. The Pauline McLeod Awards honour her legacy are a significant event that gives our community an opportunity to […]

Boondi Boondi

Over the weekend I was honored to photograph the Eastern Region Local Government Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Forum’s (ERLGATSIF) 50th anniversary celebration of the 1967 Referendum and the 25th anniversary of the 1992 Mabo Decision. It was a day of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, ceremony and an earth oven in the sand […]

Feel the Love – Sydney Mardi Gras

I had the opportunity to photograph Inner West Council’s Mardi Gras celebrations. Inner West Council proudly supports the diversity of the local LGBTIQ Community. Each year Council recognises and celebrates the month of Mardi Gras through their fabulous Mardi Gras Reception, Feel the Love and also opens the month of Mardi Gras by raising Rainbow […]

Pauline McLeod Awards 2016

Last week I had the honor of photographing the 2016 Pauline McLeod Awards. The awards are sponsored by the Eastern Region Local Government Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Forum. Each year the Forum hands out awards to people or organisations living or working in its region: City of Botany Bay, City of Sydney, Leichhardt, Randwick […]

VW Nationals 2016

Epic day out at Fairfield showgrounds for the 2016 Volkswagen Nationals! So many amazing bugs and buses! Etta didn’t make it inside this year but she enjoyed chillin’ in the car park with the other visiting buses. Congrats to all the winners! Enjoy.

Epic Bronte sunset

This evening, a few weeks ago was THE best swim of the summer. Bronte Beach in all her glory as the sun went down after work. Massive swell turned the bogey hole into a washing machine – it was awesome. The water was 25 degrees!!! Like a nice warm bath! Epic.

International Women’s Day 2016

International Women’s Day “Step It Up for Gender Equality” Each year Leichhardt Council invites local women to join the global celebration of International Women’s Day. The 2016 International Women’s Day celebrations were held in Leichhardt’s Pioneers Park last Thursday and was held in collaboration with the Leichhardt Women’s Community Health Centre and the Women In […]