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Vivid Festival

Vivid Sydney is a festival of light, music and ideas. Vivid Light transforms Sydney into a wonderland of ‘light art’ sculptures, innovative light installations and grand-scale projections for all to enjoy – for free. It is a magical celebration of light-design excellence and the world’s […]

Moomba Festival

A much-loved staple on the Melbourne events calendar, Moomba has been growing its profile since 1955 and is now recognised as Australia’s largest community festival. Each year the iconic festival attracts enthusiastic crowds of all ages to the banks of the Yarra to enjoy its […]

Australian International Airshow

The Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition 2015 will be the twelfth such event staged at Avalon. It is by far the largest, most comprehensive event of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere and will bring together aviation and aerospace professionals, key defence […]

White Night Melbourne

This year I decided to go late, very late, arriving in the city at around 4am after dinner and a brief sleep, by this time most of the crowd had dispersed making getting around on foot a lot easier. I managed to make my way […]

Royal Croquet Club

January in Melbourne means summer, festivals and, of course, the tennis. From this year, you can add another essential: croquet. More specifically, the Royal Croquet Club, a festival giving us a brand new way to experience dining and drinking in the city. For 17 days […]

Melbourne Latin Summer Festival

The Latin Summer Festival is back for 2015, this year the weather didn’t quite work in our favour, although overcast is a photographer’s ideal lighting situation, it doesn’t really convey the summer vibe. Working through the crowd were dancers dressed in Brazilian style carnival costume, […]

Night Noodle Markets

Event photography at such a large festival is always a challenge in terms of movement, with so many people around it’s hard to find a vantage point as well as just being able to physically stop! So much crowd movement means there’s very little time […]

Taste of Melbourne

Event photography at this festival was getting difficult in the late afternoon and evening, often using an iso of 3200 and higher get decent exposures, thankfully some stalls had decent lighting arrangements with plenty of opportunity for bokeh. Rub shoulders with Melbourne’s top chefs and […]