The Selfie: I suspect most people all over the world love taking selfies. While easily derided I find them colourful, joyful and animated and a pleasure to watch and photograph.
Beijing – Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace. The locals love a selfie so I took…
Colourful signage, exotic smells, smoky fires and steaming pots. Chatty customers sitting on red plastic stools at shiny worn benches. These cheap and cheerful food-stalls are a part of everyday life.
We reckon the eclectic Gang signs of Seminyak reflect the quirkiness that is Bali. Gangs are small lanes, usually wide enough for people or motor bikes, but sometimes cars. While ‘Poppies I’ and ‘Poppies II’ are probably the best known in Bali, there are hundreds of others to explore.
We just love these colourful concrete statues. Sure, they may seem slightly kitsch compared to other communities’ monuments, deities and spirits, but they are delightful.
When travelling it’s often the minutiae of things that create powerful memories, for us the concrete statues of Bali and Indonesia are charming. They are…
Serendipity started us photographing road signs in Patagonia, its often the minutiae of travel that creates fun memories, like these road signs of South America, IndoChina and Australia.
We first started photographing number plates in Central America. It is often serendipity and the minutiae of travel that creates fun memories, like these number plates from Central America, South America and IndoChina.
Snow Domes – those little shaky things
I fell in love with, and purchased my first snow dome in a dusty general store next to Ayres Rock in Central Australia in the early 70’s. It was the irony that I loved, when shaken, snowflakes fell on a plastic miniature of…
Early most mornings I walk along the beach and have breakfast at a small warung. It’s my quiet time for reflection and observation. Sometimes, I walk alone, other times with friends. The small rustic Warung Pantai is one of the few beach shacks open early.
I watch the locals as…